Metro tests real-time shelf life indicator to reduce food waste

Metro tests real-time shelf life indicator to reduce food waste

About the innovation The Metro Group has tested the “FreshIndex” app in five of its hypermarkets. The index is based on the hygiene data of manufacturers and the actual storage conditions of products. The FreshIndex is not printed as a fixed best-before...
Ahold takes further steps to counteract food waste

Ahold takes further steps to counteract food waste

Ahold Delhaize, the mother company of Albert Heijn, eagerly wants to do more to counteract food waste. There’s a reduction of 50% by 2030 on the agenda. This is a big change compared to their earlier target of a decrease of 20% by 2020. The UN Climate Summit in...