Packaging news from Eurofruit

Packaging news and analysis for the European fresh produce business.

Areflh CAP packaging event

Areflh leads CAP and packaging discussion


The Assembly hosts a conference covering the implementation of the new CAP and the Green Deal, as well as the draft EU regulation on 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


Fedemco seeks to reinforce benefits of wooden packaging


Launch of new recyclability certification label highlights sustainability of wooden packaging

Sirane Earthpad

Earthpad marks “world first” for Sirane


Group’s absorbent pad for fruit has been approved for recycling by OPRL

Colombia plastic

Colombia launches second Plastics Pact in Latin America


Country commits to transforming all plastic packaging to reusable, recyclable or compostable formats

Vip paper packaging

Vip launches paper packs at BioFach


The Italian apple consortium showed off its new 100 per cent paper packaging at this week’s BioFach exhibition, as well as an array of organic apples

Jurgen Franco (left), Topa

BelOrta kicks off Belgian aubergine season


The new aubergine season has got underway underway at Belgian cooperative BelOrta, with demand remaining strong from Belgium’s neighbours

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

Giacovelli grapes

Giacovelli points to potential of Puglia grapes


Despite the current challenges, the grape sector in Italy’s Puglia region has huge potential, according to the Giacovelli family


Agroponiente makes good progress on green packaging goals


All materials are now recyclable and compostable packaging accounts for 17 per cent of range


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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

Tarun Arora

Agrograde partners with IG International


IG Agrograde to deliver advanced sorting and grading technologies

Agro Belgrade conference

Serbia’s Agro Belgrade fair unites region


Exhibitors from Serbia, the Balkans and elsewhere came together at Agro Belgrade to make contacts, do business and discuss the latest issues

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