Packaging news from Asiafruit

Packaging news and analysis for Asia’s fresh produce business.

Superplum lychee fresh pack

Superplum rolls out new fresh lychee packs


Indian start-up unveils new pre-packed lychee to help reduce post-harvest waste

T&G packhouse exterior

T&G commisions automated Hawke’s Bay packhouse


First phase of state-of-the-art apple packhouse is complete helping T&G manage increased volume growth and lift productivity

AFC on AFL showfloor

Tickets on sale for Asia Fruit Logistica


Visitors can buy their tickets online now to save up to 40 per cent and beat the queues in Hong Kong

AEON GGN Label Introduction

Aeon introduces cross-category GGN label in Japan


GGN is a consumer label that stands for certified, responsible farming and transparency and is available across a range of fresh produce

Superplum grapes

Superplum launches ‘Safe to Eat’ grapes


Indian start-up tests for pesticides and offers eco-friendly packaging

Jazz recyclable packaging

Transitioning to low carbon future a high priority at T&G


The impacts of climate change are becoming increasingly tangible globally, as T&G and its grower partners in New Zealand harvest and export new season apples following February’s cyclone

Tomra Food World Avocado Congress

Tomra readies for World Avocado Congress


New packing line solution on show as Tomra Food welcomes the world avocado industry to New Zealand in April

Fruit Logistica 2023 flags

Fruit Logistica 2023 comes to a successful conclusion


Over 60,000 trade visitors descended on Berlin last week for a truly international fresh produce event

Rijk Zwaan Tatayoyo FLIA 2023 winner Jan Doldersum

Tatayoyo wins Fruit Logistica Innovation Award 2023


Rijk Zwaan’s branded variety holds off strong competition to win this year’s top prize at Fruit Logistica in Berlin

Luigi Garavaglia speaks at Fruit Logistica's Tech Stage

Ilip launches Smart Ripe Trolley


Innovative system designed to control the ripening of avocados


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Tarun Arora

Agrograde partners with IG International


IG Agrograde to deliver advanced sorting and grading technologies

Melons shipped using StePac’s Xtend Bulk packaging liners

StePac packaging helps reduce emissions


Research from Wageningen University shows packaging company’s modified atmosphere offerings reduce food waste and its associated greenhouse gasses

Maf Roda sorter

Current challenges drive automation trend


The rising cost and scarcity of labour is driving the move toward increased automation in fresh produce, according to Didier Izard, export director at French grading and sorting specialist Maf Roda

StePac BASF Jardin Exotics Xgo Circular Passion fruit

Jardin Exotics switches to new recycled packaging for passion fruit exports


Colombian supplier is first to use chemically recycled plastic material produced by StePac in partnership with BASF

Alanar cherries

Alanar coping with changing climate


In 2022, the climate caused different cherry production regions in Turkey to overlap and shortened the campaign, but Alanar believes the good reputation of its brand and concerted effort on sustainability will ensure success