UK Retailer; Stone fruit – Independent shelf life trials 2015

The Opportunity

To extend the freshness and quality of ripe and ready to eat nectarines and plums in the retailer’s challenging supply chain conditions and for consumers.

The Approach

Independent quality and sensory testing with temperature breaks, simulating the supply chain, followed by chilled and ambient replicated home storage.

The Outcome

Two days longer shelf life on average with superior eating quality.