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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 off the strawberry season – may be in jeopardy due to rising costs. The imposition of a national living wage is a move widely welcomed by... 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
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Q&A With LINKFRESH CEO – Meeting Consumer Demands for Transparency

Consumers continue to ask where their food comes from and if it is sustainably produced. Companies have the opportunity to earn trust and win business by providing answers to these critical questions. In this Spotlight, we’ll share ways food providers can leverage technology to meet changing consumer demands. [caption id="attachment_1273"... Read more
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Top 5 Tips on Food Safety

As a result of recent food safety scandals, the public’s understanding of and appetite for food traceability and safety information has never been greater. Consumers and retailers now expect easy access to information on how and where food was manufactured, where the ingredients came from, and where the finished... Read more
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Tracing the future for the food industry

It’s been over 12 months since the horsemeat contamination scandal broke and the industry is still waiting on clear direction and regulation from the Government and advisory bodies on how to combat fraud in the food chain.  It will be interesting to see what recommendations are put forward in... Read more
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Is your business ready for the Great British health boom?

A research team from University College London has suggested we should up our fruit and vegetable intake to seven or more portions a day. As a nation we are becoming much more health conscious and many people are following guidelines on cutting sugar intake and upping our fruit and vegetable... Read more