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5 Themes at CES… and the arrival of Food Tech

- Analysis
The main reason the International Fresh Produce Association was there was the emergence of Food Tech as a new category.

The Year Ahead: Top technologies to watch

- Produce Blueprints
Labor shortages, food delivery and click-and-collect, and other trends are accelerating the need for technology.

Wakefern to pilot AI-based frictionless checkout technology

- Retail
Trigo, an Israel-based computer vision company disrupting retail with frictionless checkout technology, and Wakefern Food Corp., the largest retailer-owned cooperative in the U.S., today announced an agreement to pilot an autonomous supermarket making use of Trigo's AI-based frictionless checkout technology.

LG brings service robot to U.S. market

- General News
LG Business Solutions USA announced that the LG CLOi ServeBot is coming to the U.S. market in early 2022.

Invafresh wins innovation award for its retail platform

- General News
Invafresh, the market leader of Freshology for the fresh food retail industry, today announced it has been named a winner in the 2022 BIG Innovation Awards for both Company and Executive presented by the Business Intelligence Group.

PMA Takes on Tech top episodes in 2021

- Analysis
Stuck in my house with limited travel for a good portion of the year, PMA Takes on Tech allowed me and our listeners to travel the world and have conversation with the people, companies and technologies that make up this industry.

Albertsons launches digital features with meal planning solutions and auto-replenishment

- Retail
Today, Albertsons Companies, Inc. announced the launch of two new digital offerings – Meal Planning and Schedule & Save.

Pod Foods raises $13MM in funding to expand procurement platform

- General News
Pod Foods, reinventing the grocery supply chain with the first full-service wholesale B2B marketplace with built-in logistics, today announced that it recently raised a total of $13M in funding, including the closing of a $10M Series A led by Industrious Ventures with participation from Microsoft's venture fund M12, Moment Ventures, and others.

Alsum Farms selects Consentio as digital trading platform

- General News
Consentio, Europe’s leading digital platform for fresh produce, is pleased to announce that Alsum Farms & Produce of Wisconsin have selected Consentio as their digital trading platform of choice.

E-Commerce platform Pepper raises $16MM

- General News
Pepper, the eCommerce platform for food distributors, has raised $16 million in Series A funding that will enhance the ordering experience for distributors servicing over 25,000 restaurants and grocery stores in the U.S. and Canada.