We've been in touch with Pacsystem, one of Sweden's leading suppliers of packaging ,and packaging solutions, to the fresh produce market, to find out more about the packaging dilemmas facing suppliers and retailers.
Although the plum season is fairly long, just like nectarines and peaches the individual harvest time for each variety is very short, usually around 1-3 weeks. As a result plum varieties tend to follow each other and be available in rapid succession.
As the temperatures increase and evenings get lighter, there's one distinctive way to know summer has arrived - the smell of a barbecue. As this intoxicating scent floats around Europe, consumers head to the supermarkets for grilling inspiration.