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Special Trade Shows 2020

GreenTech Americas Conference helps Latin American growers, breeders and suppliers to optimize their cultivation

During GreenTech Americas experts, innovators and visionaries will take the stage with the aim to help regional growers, breeders and suppliers to optimize their cultivation. The conference will give a glimpse into developments and trends, and guidance on how to respond. The show and conference will be…

Packing tomatoes in paper sleeves

Jasa intends to showcase no less than four packaging solutions during Fruit Logistica in Berlin: three Sleevers and the award-winning Bag-2-Paper™. The Jasa Sleever is an answer to the increasing demand for sustainable packaging. Jasa developed technology for the high-speed packaging of tomatoes and many…

"Successful test results and proven technology against fungi"

Micothon has developed this chemical free application for combating fungi like mildew and botrytis in greenhouse crops. Multiple installations have been successfully implemented in 2019, thanks to a promising trial with the machine in the Dutch Wageningen University greenhouse, in which scientific…

New developments in AutoStix

With IPM 2020 coming up Visser introduces new developments in their repertoire of transplanting technologies. AutoStix comes with new innovations: new strips, trays and a brand new sticking technique. Officially new to the concept: the Multimedia stripTo meet a rising demand for new AutoStix developments in the field of cutting…

New spinach and lettuce seed planter launched at Fruit Logistica

Agricola Italiana's High Precision AI-640-SN seed planter was specially developed to sow lettuce and spinach seeds. It will be shown during this year's Fruit Logistica. They can be configured to suit the customer's wishes, which greatly reduces row spacing. In order to meet the needs of different types…

Frigga provides real-time monitoring solutions for global supply chains

Frigga announces real-time, single-use wireless thermometers for dry ice and liquid nitrogen

Last month Frigga announced online support in 12 languages for "Frigga Track", an app that allows for real-time cold chain monitoring solutions. The app has received positive…

Fruit Logistica, 6 February, 15:00 - 16:30

Three Dutch speakers to discuss sustainable food production

Bayer will hold a Forum at Fruit Logistica on 6 February. The Netherlands will feature prominently in it. The Forum's theme is 'Working together for responsible food…

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…

SN!BS revealed as Rijk Zwaan’s new snack brand

At this year’s Fruit Logistica (5-7 February 2020), vegetable breeding company Rijk Zwaan is presenting its new snack brand: SN!BS. “With the launch of SN!BS, we aim to inspire retailers and traders worldwide to drive further growth of the snack category and help consumers make healthy choices,” comments…

Sakata to showcase oriental range

Sakata is will 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 propose live cooking session to…

project Service & Produktion GmbH presents PROBAND V in Berlin

"Banding machine with quick change frame is unique in the industry"

Currently, solutions with banderoles are not only used in the food industry, but also in many other sectors. At this year's Fruit Logistica, project Service & Produktion LLC will be present for the first time and the company will present the new PROBAND V process to the trade public. This new banding…

Purple vegetable bowls at Fruit Logistica

During the Fruit Logistica 2020 in Berlin, Bejo presents contemporary, tasty and healthy Bejo vegi bowls. Delightful Purple Power bowls will be presented during the event. With matching varieties for every bowl of course: the Bejo tasty bowl contains Bejo's snack varieties in carrot, kohlrabi, radish,…

Vegepolys Valley International Business Event

Last chance to register for horticultural match-making in France

Vegepolys Valley & Sival will host the 8th edition of the VIBE, the International Business Event organized during the SIVAL Trade Fair (January 14th to 16th, 2020). Companies here can benefit from targeted business appointments and take this opportunity to meet potential new clients and partners among…

"Every popular salad mix possible with Rijk Zwaan's Knox introductions"

Good news for salad processors and convenience food suppliers: all popular salads are now possible to mix thanks to a broad assortment of Knox lettuce varieties. The vegetable breeding company Rijk Zwaan is introducing a large number of new lettuce varieties with this innovative trait. Knox reduces pink…

Koppert also advises the use of blue colored traps

Orius and Cucumeris stop thrips in pepper crops in winter

The pest known as thrips (Frankiniella occidentalis) is becoming increasingly present in greenhouses in the winter. This is mainly due to the fact that the cold slows down the flowering of peppers. Due to the lack of flowers, there is not enough pollen to feed the Orius laevigatus (marketed by Koppert as…

PerfoTec’s new DLS manufactures MAP liner bags at source

The fully integrated Dynamic Liner System (DLS) is PerfoTec’s new technology that manufactures modified atmosphere liner bags, for bulk packaging, at source. Fresh produce growers and packers can now produce liner bags on location, with the most suitable permeability for their produce at that moment. The…

Special Trade Shows 2020

The first two months of the new year will again be packed with horticultural exhibitions. We'll kick of with the Soft Fruit Conference next week, followed by the IPM in Essen and Sival in Angers, then the Fruit Logistica in Berlin will take place, followed by the Dutch HortiContact in Gorinchem, the Netherlands Therefore,…


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