United Fresh - Blockchain Myth or Reality? - September 2018
Traceability is increasingly important in ensuring the safety of domestic and international food supply chains. Currently, Traceability in the New Zealand domestic fresh produce supply chain is not working to a common standard. Every produce supply chain in New Zealand varies in its management of internal Traceability and external Traceability, with external Traceability working well in some cases, or not at all in extreme situations...
Achieving effective internal and external traceability is an issue in fresh produce supply chains globally. Internal traceability relates to information concerning the production and process history of produce within a business or discrete business unit. External traceability describes product and process information that is shared between business partners as produce moves along the supply chain...
24 Sep 2018
Major Fresh Produce Traceability Project Underway in New Zealand
In light of the recent shocking Australian strawberry tampering event, the New Zealand produce industry is taking every action possible to reassure customers their safety systems are robust.
03 Jul 2018
United Fresh secures Sustainable Farming Fund for Traceability Project
We are pleased to announce work has begun on a three-year project to investigate traceability within the industry.