Food Industry Headaches – Keeping your Customers Happy

  The fresh food industry is a highly unique industry, nowhere else is it more important to have constant real-time information and to keep everything in your business running quickly and efficiently whilst ensuring quality levels are maintained. One of the most challenging aspects of being a food grower is keeping retailers happy. Every day you will be dealing with a wide range of clients, all of whom have different requirements and quality checks. Juggling your competing... Read more

ERP Headaches – My ERP Needs to Adapt to my Specific Industry

With their obvious benefits, ERP solutions are becoming ever more commonplace. With the sheer amount of choice available, it may seem a simple job to find the right solution for you on the surface. However, ERP software is a large, complex system and each industry comes with its own unique... Read more

Fruit World interviews Richard Jones

Last week, Fruit World interviewed our chief technology officer, Richard Jones about the potential of big data for the fresh produce industry. Discussion centred on how gathering and using real-time and historic data can increase efficiencies significantly for businesses, with Richard highlighting the demand for accessibility of data on iPads,... Read more
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Game, Set and Match for British Strawberries

The headlines we’ve seen recently warning that the death knell may have sounded for strawberry farming have, you won’t be surprised to hear, caused a great deal of consternation in the UK farming industry. The future of British strawberries – inextricably linked into our culture through Wimbledon, which traditionally kicks... Read more
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It’s Time for a British Organic Farming Boom

Enhancements to the LINKFRESH Farming module, further improvements to both the warehouse mobility and production touch-screen services. It seems British farmers are shunning organic food production despite an increase in demand. Recent figures from the Soil Association show that sales of organic products in Britain rose... Read more
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Tesco recall highlights need for effective traceability solutions

Recently, the supermarket giant Tesco has had to carry out a product recall of its own-brand “No Added Sugar Double Concentrate Apple and Blackcurrant” squash following complaints from customers of a foul garlic smell and feeling ill after drinking it. Following an investigation, Tesco revealed that a non-harmful flavour additive... Read more