Packaging news from Produce Plus

Packaging news and analysis for the fresh produce business in Australia and New Zealand.

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

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

Luigi Garavaglia speaks at Fruit Logistica's Tech Stage

Ilip launches Smart Ripe Trolley


Innovative system designed to control the ripening of avocados

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


KM Packaging sets up Australian business


British packaging specialist targets growth in key export market, appointing Tammy Spencer as ANZ manager

Naturpac – EcoChoice EcoPlay

Naturpac runs EcoChoice EcoPlay sessions


Free sustainability education programme for children to run this month

Asia Fruit Logistica

Asia Fruit Logistica heads back to Hong Kong


Asia’s premier fresh fruit and vegetable trade show returns to AsiaWorld-Expo in Hong Kong on 6-8 September 2023

GBC2022 Lidl Agrovision

Global Berry Congress makes impressive return


Retailers including Aldi, Lidl, Delhaize, ICA and M&S among those who attended the leading event for the global berry business

GEN watermelon

Daintree Fresh upgrades for export


Australian melon grower receives grant to upgrade packing facilities bolstering its export capabilities

EastPack Bravo Grader 14 Lane

EastPack seeks investment


New Zealand kiwifruit post-harvest operator announces NZ$30m notes issue to meet growth in kiwifruit demand


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GBC2018 Rabobank

Uncover new berry trends at Global Berry Congress 2022


Fruitnet’s annual event for the international berry business returns to Rotterdam on 15 November

Meet leading machinery and technology companies at Asia Fruit Logistica

Join Asia Fruit Logistica for a tech showcase


Leading machinery and technology players will exhibit a range of solutions at Asia’s premier fresh produce trade show

CherryPlus Traceability project

CherryPlus Traceability trial delivers supply chain benefits


Pilot programme tracked the movement of products in New South Wales cherry and potato supply chains

Multivac Japan's new facility

Multivac expands in Asia-Pacific


Packaging company adds new production factory in Japan and increases sales and logistics capacity in Australia


Proseal sets up new Australian factory


Melbourne facility to enhance manufacturing, sales and support services