Special Fruit Logistica

First time at Fruit Logistica for PML

“2020 is going to be an exciting year for our business"

Perishable Movements Ltd (PML) will be exhibiting for the first time at this year’s Fruit Logistica. The global perishable cargo specialists will be using the show as a launch platform to showcase a number of exciting developments within the business. February will witness the roll-out of a fleet of six…

AgroFresh estimates their solutions bring food waste reduction of 10,000 metric tons

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. will showcase its extensive lineup of innovations for fresh produce at Fruit Logistica from February 5 to 7, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. Narciso Vivot, André Vink and Ivan Van Dessel from AgroFresh, at Fruit Logistica 2019. AgroFresh will exhibit its portfolio of solutions and…

Dark tomato YOOM nominated for Fruit Logistica Innovation Award

Plant-based diets can play a role in reducing carbon emissions, but to realistically deliver significant and sustainable change, the industry must further improve efficiency throughout the value chain, as well as providing vegetables that are attractive to consumers. The Syngenta Vegetable Seeds team…

Bizerba presents latest labelling solutions at Fruit Logistica 2020

Innovative systems for labelling unpackaged and pre-packaged goods

Fruit Logistica will soon open its doors, once again attracting suppliers and trade visitors from all fresh produce branches to Berlin. Of course Bizerba will also be there, presenting hardware and software solutions for the modern fruit and vegetable trade. The focus of Bizerba's trade fair presence will…

The Fruitery to expand its business to include supply of fresh fruit and branded medley pots for the foodservice

Chambers and The Fruitery will be revealing an exciting new launch at this year’s Fruit Logistica, as The Fruitery announces its decision to expand its business to include the…

"Export prices of Chinese ginger may keep rising"

“Last year, ginger production in Shandong dropped 25% compared with the year before, and some stockpilers in China hoarded products for speculation, leading to continuous high…

“We expect companies failing to adapt to global warming to struggle”

Global warming is shifting the seasons in Turkey, with some produce having their window shifted by as much as 15 days. Due to rains being unpredictable, growers will have to adept, or they will start to struggle, says one Turkish exporter. The year 2019 had a lot of investments for Turkish fresh fruit exporter…

Sinclair EcoLabel®

Nomination recognises the significance of a having fully compostable fresh produce label

Sinclair EcoLabel® has been nominated for a Fruit Logistica 2020 Innovation Award. "The nomination recognises the significance of a having fully compostable fresh produce label available for our customers and our industry," according to the company.A minimal fresh produce packaging solution, Sinclair…

Purple cocktail tomato nominated for Fruit Logistica Innovation Award

The Yoom tomato has been nominated as one of the 10 most innovative products presented at the forthcoming edition of the international Fruit Logistica 2020 trade fair. From 5-7 February, visitors will be able to discover and enjoy first hand #TheFlavourExperience offered by Yoom in exhibition halls…

Samuel Owusu Amankwaa, Y.O.Amankwaa & Sons

“We’re expecting very promising volumes of pineapples and mangoes this season”

Five years ago Fruit Brothers Ghana was set up by Y.O.Amankwaa and Sons, an import and export company based in Accra, Ghana. It supplies the West African market with imported apples, grapes and plums while marketing mangoes and pineapples to Europe (both retail and wholesale) and the Gulf region. Fruit…

The Fruit Logistica 2020 Innovation Award nominees

Here are the nominations for this year's Fruit Logistica Innovations Award: Coconut automatic opening machine K30, from Shanghai FruitPro Information Technology Co. Ltd, ChinaThe K30 is a microcomputer controlled machine which opens coconuts safely and hygienically using patented blades so that the…

Europe less demand for Chinese garlic

"We export more garlic to the Caribbean islands now"

China, as one of the biggest suppliers of garlic worldwide, still has a large amount in stock. With the coming Chinese New Year, more overseas companies are buying garlic to…

Portfolio for fresh cut industry presented in Berlin

At the Kronen GmbH Lebensmitteltechnik stand, visitors to Fruit Logistica 2020, which takes place in Berlin from 5th to 7th February, can expect the premieres of the DECONWA Prep washing machine and the GKS LEAF packaging machine, as well as the technically revised KS-7 ECO in a new machine design. In…

Another automated iceberg harvesting rig for Las Primicias

BrimaPack BV announced that they have commissioned a new Columbia VeTrac e-Drive Harvesting Rig for Las Primicias in Murcia Spain.  "We are very proud on our Columbia VeTrac e-Drives”, Ron van de Pavert, BrimaPack’s CEO, says. "And the commissioning was like a text book. We started Monday afternoon directly…

Bigger decrease in pomelo output than expected

This year the pomelo volume decreased in some main production areas in China. This mostly had to do with the warm and dry weather during the first part of the season when the pomelo fruits were still growing. Because of the drought, the volume declined and the season also started a bit later. Currently…

SAKATA to showcase oriental range

As a Japanese company, Sakata is proud to highlight oriental crops for the 2020 Fruit Logistica edition. For 3 days, visitors will be invited to taste all Sakata’s varieties on show as well as other products (butternut, snack tomato, cabbage, snack pepper…) in Sakata’s extensive range. One chef will…

StePac will showcase its solutions at Fruit Logistica

Sustainable packaging extends the pomegranate season

StePac L.A., Ltd. have been working on advances in pomegranate packaging since 2003. The company introduces its latest range of sustainable packaging solutions, designed for preserving the freshness and extending the shelf life of pomegranates and their extracted arils. StePac has expanded its range to include…

British pavilion filled with UK Horticulture at Fruit Logistica

The Commercial Horticultural Association (CHA) is once again organising the British group / pavilion at Fruit Logistica, in partnership with the Department for International Trade, presenting a range of companies offering innovative and new technologies in Hall 7.2c. We invite you to visit us at our…

FreshPlaza Fruit Logistica Special

Our January and February Special is all about Fruit Logistica. The biggest exhibition takes place in Berlin, as always and it’ll be exciting to see this year’s growth. Naturally a lot of the usual suspects will be showcasing their best produce for attendees to check out. During the months January and…


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