Why is AI in your future? Because your business rivals are already going there.

Thinking about using artificial intelligence to boost your bottom lines in the fresh produce industry? You’re not alone.  According to a new report by Tata Consultancy Services, more than 85% of 1,300 senior business leaders polled in 24 countries said they are using AI to boost their revenue streams and create new opportunities.  The TCS […]

Two innovative British companies are finalists for top Fruit Logistica awards

Two companies from the UK – one in the overall Innovation category and the other in Machinery and Technology – have been nominated for this year’s Fruit Logistica Innovation Awards. Bedfordshire-based Calypso Growers could have a winner with their Calypso Sweet Red Onions, while Wyma Solutions are hoping to take home top prize for their […]

John Lewis looks toward digital future in £100m deal with Google Cloud

The John Lewis Partnership, which oversees retailer Waitrose and is the largest employee-owned company in the UK, announced it has entered into a £100m agreement with Google Cloud. The company says it hopes to give consumers “more tailored and personalised experiences” by expanding its digital offerings. John Lewis says it will leverage data analytics from […]

FPC unveils two new websites for its Future, Careers events

Innovate UK backs 'Robot Highways' farming project led by Berry Gardens

The Fresh Produce Consortium has launched two stunning websites to help showcase and bring together its signature FPC Future and FPC Careers events happening in November. Easily navigable and featuring two prominent produce colors – green and orange – the sites offer a quick way for those interested in the produce industry to be able […]