Produce http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7880/more en IFPS launches mobile app for PLU codes http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/ifps-launches-mobile-app-plu-codes <div class="node-body article-body">With more than 1,400 price look-up codes (PLUs) now in use around the world, the International Federation for Produce Standards (IFPS) has launched a user-friendly app to help users from across the supply chain to source PLUs.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/ifps-launches-mobile-app-plu-codes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/ifps-launches-mobile-app-plu-codes#comments Business Tools Software Produce Foodservice News Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:22:00 +0000 43261 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Nominate a produce industry leader http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/nominate-produce-industry-leader <div class="node-body article-body">The application period is open for the 23rd class of the United Fresh Produce Industry Leadership Program. Since its launch in 1995, more than 250 produce industry members have graduated from this program.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/nominate-produce-industry-leader" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/nominate-produce-industry-leader#comments Produce Foodservice News Fri, 03 Mar 2017 15:13:00 +0000 43201 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Join in produce industry compensation survey http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/join-produce-industry-compensation-survey <div class="node-body article-body">The United Fresh Produce Association has launched its 2017 Compensation Survey for the fresh produce industry. Data collected will be published in an expansive research report that will assist produce industry employers in understanding critical compensation benchmarks.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/join-produce-industry-compensation-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/join-produce-industry-compensation-survey#comments Business Tools Produce Foodservice News Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:59:00 +0000 43081 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Donation shows Wish Farms' “berry” generous heart http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/donation-shows-wish-farms-berry-generous-heart <div class="node-body article-body">Wish Farms, a grower-shipper of strawberries, blueberries, and blackberries, donated more than 4,000 pounds of strawberries to Feeding Tampa Bay just in time for Valentine’s Day.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/donation-shows-wish-farms-berry-generous-heart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/donation-shows-wish-farms-berry-generous-heart#comments Produce Foodservice News Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:01:00 +0000 42961 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Bilateral labeling guide jointly issued http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/bilateral-labeling-guide-jointly-issued <div class="node-body article-body">The United Fresh Produce Association and the Canadian Produce Marketing Association (CPMA) have jointly released The USA-Canada Bilateral Labeling Guide.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/bilateral-labeling-guide-jointly-issued" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/bilateral-labeling-guide-jointly-issued#comments Business Tools Produce Foodservice News Tue, 24 Jan 2017 16:32:00 +0000 42611 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com United Fresh, PMA seek input on labor charter http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/united-fresh-pma-seek-input-labor-charter <div class="node-body article-body">The Produce Marketing Association and United Fresh Produce Association are seeking public input on a draft Ethical Charter containing guiding principles and values intended to set a framework for responsible labor practices throughout the global fresh produce and floral supply chains.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/united-fresh-pma-seek-input-labor-charter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/united-fresh-pma-seek-input-labor-charter#comments Produce Foodservice News Tue, 24 Jan 2017 15:22:00 +0000 42591 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com SIMBA 2017 upgraded for greater control http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/simba-2017-upgraded-greater-control <div class="node-body article-body">Dynamic Systems Inc, a Redmond WA-based provider of traceability systems, announces SIMBA 2017 with an upgraded touch screen for SIMBA produce barcode tracking applications.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/simba-2017-upgraded-greater-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/simba-2017-upgraded-greater-control#comments Business Tools Software Produce Foodservice News Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:22:00 +0000 42501 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Able Freight’s Hawaii facility bids “aloha” to precooler http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/able-freight-s-hawaii-facility-bids-aloha-precooler <div class="node-body article-body">Able Freight is one of North America’s leading perishable logistics providers, with more than 20 years of experience and cold storage warehouses in Los Angeles, San Francisco, central Mexico and Hawaii.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/able-freight-s-hawaii-facility-bids-aloha-precooler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/able-freight-s-hawaii-facility-bids-aloha-precooler#comments Equipment Produce Foodservice Refrigeration News Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:18:00 +0000 42481 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Union Pacific acquires Railex reefer, cold storage assets http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/union-pacific-acquires-railex-reefer-cold-storage-assets <div class="node-body article-body">Union Pacific Corporation has acquired the refrigerated and cold storage assets of Railex, which has facilities in Delano CA, Wallula WA and Rotterdam NY. These assets do not include Railex Wine Services.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/union-pacific-acquires-railex-reefer-cold-storage-assets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/union-pacific-acquires-railex-reefer-cold-storage-assets#comments Carriers Produce Cold Storage Foodservice News Wed, 11 Jan 2017 15:02:00 +0000 42431 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com AgroFresh invests in RipeLocker system http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/agrofresh-invests-ripelocker-system <div class="node-body article-body">AgroFresh Solutions Inc, a global leader in produce freshness solutions, has made a minority investment in RipeLocker LLC and its proprietary system for low-pressure vacuum containers that aim to extend the shelf life and reduce the decay of perishable produce.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/agrofresh-invests-ripelocker-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/agrofresh-invests-ripelocker-system#comments Produce Foodservice News Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:06:00 +0000 41911 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com