Grocery retailer and wholesaler, Foodstuffs North Island has partnered with Loscam to deliver a best in class packaging solution for their fresh produce supply chain.
Provided by Asia Pacific’s leader in returnable packaging solutions, Loscam, the standardised packaging solution includes Active Lock produce crates and innovative rising floor bins that enable produce to be minimally handled through the supply chain while enhancing the efficiency of in-store replenishment.
Loscam’s best in class packaging solution provides Foodstuffs the opportunity to enhance the efficiency, safety and flexibility of their fresh produce supply chain by giving suppliers access to the latest standardised packaging technology. The solution is one of many collaborative initiatives by the Foodstuffs North Island organisation to streamline supply chain activities and offer shoppers the freshest produce in New Zealand.
General Manager Supply Chain, Foodstuffs North Island, Vaughan Grant explains that standardising packaging within their fresh supply chain has been a priority for the company. By ensuring the freshest produce is presented in the fastest and safest manner to customers, Foodstuffs can stay at the forefront in this sector.
David Edwards, Loscam’s Corporate Head of Development adds that they are excited about extending their relationship with Foodstuffs into the fresh produce sector and are looking forward to investing in the innovative crate solution, simple administrative processes and crate wash facilities across the country to deliver a world class returnable crate solution.