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This category includes cherries, peaches, plums and nectarines.

Extensive tests have been carried out in this area in the USA, Canada and in Chile.

CHERRIES

A shelf life of 4-5 weeks at 0-1 °C can be achieved in the iFood system for the ‘Bing”, Stella and other major cultivars grown worldwide.  Distribution tests from Chile to the USA showed that the iFood system will retain its color, freshness, flavor, and green stems with less than 0.5% weight loss.

PEACHES

As the peach season progresses different varieties are harvested.  Several varieties have been packaged in the iFood box and includes the cultivar Elegant Lady.

Peaches can be stored in iFood for 6 weeks at 0-2 °C followed by opening and stored at refrigeration temperatures for 7-10 days. iFood packaging prevents wooly breakdown often found in the industry today.

 

NECTARINES:

The varieties packed in iFood include Summer Grand, Red Glen.  A shelf life of 6 weeks at 0-2°C followed by opening and storage at refrigeration temperatures for 5-7 days can be achieved.

Successful distribution from Chile to the USA has been achieved.  

PLUMS:

The varieties packed in iFood include: Fortune Plums, and Royal Diamond

A shelf life of 8 weeks at -0.5-2°C followed by opening and storage at refrigeration temperatures for 5-7 days can be achieved.

Successful distribution from Chile to the USA has been achieved.  

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