AgroFresh Announces Implementation of FreshCloud Quality Inspection by Starr Ranch Growers to Fight Food Waste

December 3, 2021 AgroFresh Solutions

AgroFresh Solutions announced that Starr Ranch Growers, a leading Washington produce grower, packer and shipper, has chosen to adopt AgroFresh’s FreshCloud™ Quality Inspection to digitally integrate their quality inspection efforts. The solution uses aggregated data, machine learning and artificial intelligence to sustainably address food waste reduction and derive supply chain insights through the FreshCloud digital platform, allowing for real time decisions with live analytics.

SodexoMagic and Goodr Partner to Combat Food Insecurity and Waste

November 29, 2021 SodexoMagic

According to the USDA, 11.3 million U.S. households were food insecure in 2019 and 2020. The USDA also states that 30-40 percent of America’s food supply is wasted. Today, SodexoMagic announced a partnership with Goodr, a minority-owned, woman-led hunger relief and food waste management company. This partnership creates easy and ongoing access to fresh food at no cost and as well as a way forward for diverting edible food waste from SodexoMagic’s extensive nationwide food service operations. This helps get food in the mouths of those that need it most.

Afresh Technologies Partners with The Save Mart Companies to Ensure Freshest Produce for Shoppers

November 17, 2021 Afresh Technologies

Afresh Technologies, an AI-driven technology company building solutions transforming the fresh food supply chain, announced that it is partnering with The Save Mart Companies, California’s largest family owned grocer, on an upcoming pilot program. The Save Mart Companies will bring Afresh’s Fresh Operating System into select Save Mart, Lucky California and FoodMaxx stores throughout California. 

IFCO Unveils Comprehensive ESG Strategy to Tackle Climate Change, Food Waste and Single-Use Packaging

November 17, 2021 IFCO

IFCO, the world’s leading provider of Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) for fresh food packaging, presents its comprehensive ESG (Environment Social Governance) 2025 strategy to thrive in the circular economy.  The main objectives include combating climate change, embracing diversity and inclusion as well as reducing food waste and single-use packaging.

Do Good Foods Launches Game-changing Infrastructure Platform That Combats Climate Change Through Upcycling Grocery Store Food Waste

October 7, 2021 Do Good Foods

The Kamine Family, an established pioneer with a 40-year history of building large-scale infrastructure projects nationwide, today announced the launch of Do Good Foods. Backed by a $169M investment from Nuveen, Do Good Foods is the first scalable solution to eliminating the 48 billion pounds of food waste generated by grocery stores each year.