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World's Fresh Fruit Supply During Coronavirus Crisis

At seven months into 2020 and in the context of the coronavirus pandemic, as humankind, we continue to reconfigure our lives. The measures to stop the spread of the virus crippled the world economy. Most industries remain inactive as we develop safety protocols to resume activities.


As of today, we are fortunate to have available food at most supermarkets around the country, but that situation can change at any moment.


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El mercado global de blueberries. Perú se perfila como el líder.
El mercado global de blueberries funciona durante todo el año gracias al escalonamiento en los periodos de producción de los países que los siembran, al ser una fruta que está disponible todo el año, también aumenta la preferencia por su consumo y la oportunidad de hacer negocios con ella. La producción mundial de blueberries es tan constante, que continua activa a pesar de la pandemia ocasionada por el Covid 19, que sigue mostrando sus efectos tras casi 8 meses desde que inició en Wuhan, China.
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How 3 American Technology Companies are Adapting to Help During the Coronavirus Crisis

The coronavirus pandemic is one of the biggest crisis inciters in recent humankind history.
While it is true that medical technology has advanced enough to come up with solutions in
real-time around the world, the truth is that 2020 has ended for us all as it will take at least 18
months to find a viable vaccine.

To date, there are over two million confirmed cases worldwide and a little over 140,000 deaths,
a number which modifies by the hour. Needless to say, that the pandemic will bring a deep
economic crisis.

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World Trade of Table Grapes

Grapes are popular fruits. Everybody loves their sweet taste and convenient size, but do you know the vast industry behind table grapes? In this article, we will explore exporting countries, consumption areas, varieties, and ozone atmosphere application to increase shelf life and retail value.


Ozone Purfresh Food Safety and the Corona Virus
Ozone Purfresh Food Safety and the Corona Virus

Many different CA Reefer systems to choose from, why not choose the ONLY one that also kills viruses?

Keeping Food Safe During the Coronavirus:
Purfresh’s Ozone Technology Mitigates Virus Contamination


Purfresh model 2405 unit produces ozone to preserve fresh bell peppers.
High quality bell pepper arrivals after 2-3 weeks of ocean transport
Traditionally, bell peppers haven’t been a big ocean container mover as they don’t hold up very well in long transit times. “They are a weaker vegetable variety and several challenges limit their shipability,” says Christian DeBlasio with Purfresh. “First of all, they are very susceptible to decay, softening, and wrinkling of the outer skin,” he mentioned. Another challenge with long-distance transportation of bell peppers is the high risk of botrytis and grey mold decay, which can easily spread from fruit-to-fruit.