New Compac field research unit to study the fresh produce industry’s most challenging issues

Posted by Marijke Bellemans on Aug 27, 2018 12:17:17 PM

Drakensburg, South Africa, August 27, 2018Compac, part of TOMRA Food, has launched a new Field Research Unit which can be deployed directly into the field to research the industry’s most challenging fresh produce issues. The new state-of-the-art laboratory, which is equipped with a broad range of sophisticated analytical sensor technologies from across TOMRA, is the first of its kind for the fresh produce industry. The Field Research Unit was launched at the 10th Citrus Research International Symposium in Drakensburg, South Africa (August 19-22) and begins customer-based testing next week.


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Topics: Press Releases, Service


Posted by Compac on Feb 26, 2018 8:31:49 PM
  • Creates world’s most extensive fit-for-purpose small-fruit sorting and packaging portfolio
  • Leverages high growth in consumer demand for important superfood category
  • Incorporates innovative traceability platform
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Topics: Press Releases, Blueberries

Digital standards urgently needed to modernize the food supply chain

Posted by Compac on Feb 6, 2018 11:11:00 AM

BERLIN, Germany, Feb. 8, 2018 – TOMRA Food is forming cross-industry working groups to accelerate development of digital standards for the Food industry, with the first meetings to be held in Q4, 2018.

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Compac announces Inspectra2™ - Enhanced internal inspection for fresh produce

Posted by Compac on Oct 5, 2017 3:43:28 AM

MEDIA RELEASE – 5th October 2017 - Within a year of its acquisition by global food sorting leader TOMRA, New Zealand’s Compac has announced the development of its Inspectra2 internal inspection system for fresh produce.

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Sun Pacific upgrades packing operations to Spectrim grading platform

Posted by Compac on Oct 2, 2017 2:34:44 AM

MEDIA RELEASE – 2nd October 2017 - Owner of the popular Cuties brand and largest grower/shipper of navel oranges in the US adopts 64 lanes of Compac’s latest technology

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Topics: Press Releases, Customer Story, Citrus

Leap forward in cherry grading revealed by Compac

Posted by Compac on Sep 5, 2017 1:01:53 PM

PRESS RELEASE – 5th September 2017 - Compac has announced the development of new technology to overcome the traditional issues associated with grading and sorting cherries.

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Topics: Press Releases, Cherries

Compac strengthens UK position with Xact partnership

Posted by Compac on Jul 10, 2017 10:39:10 PM

Delivering world leading integrated sorting & packaging solutions to meet demanding retail market and satisfy consumer needs for convenient food that has consistent quality, safety and availability.

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Compac Deploys ServiceMax to Drive Service Delivery and Increase Customer Satisfaction in the Global Produce Industry

Posted by Compac on Jul 10, 2017 6:40:34 PM

Post-harvest solutions and services provider invests in cloud-based platform to improve the quality of customer information and installed-base knowledge

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Compac launches Spectrim™ retrofits for competitor packing lines

Posted by Compac on Dec 7, 2016 9:46:21 PM

PRESS RELEASE – December 7, 2016 Compac is set to retrofit Spectrim™ optical fruit grading platform on competitor machinery following its world-wide product success.

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Topics: Press Releases, Spectrim, Retrofit

TOMRA’s acquisition of Compac – questions and answers

Posted by Compac on Oct 12, 2016 3:57:27 AM

TOMRA signed an agreement with the owners of Compac Holding Ltd (Compac) on October 11, 2016 to acquire 100 percent of the shares in the company. In this article, members of TOMRA and Compac management provide answers to key questions surrounding the acquisition.

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