Comparison of bananas 4 days after delivery to store.

Traditional banana ripening

Bananas ripened with the
 RipeLock Quality System

Consumer Benefits

  • Excellent in-home eating experience between shopping trips
  • Enhanced "yellow life" and color
  • Less food waste
  • Consumers showed a 2 to 1 preference for bananas with RipeLock over in-market bananas.

Retailer Benefits

  • Consistent high-quality bananas that will look better, taste better, and stay fresher longer
  • Flexibility and consistency throughout the value chain
  • Consumer preferred color, lower shrink, greater profit

Ripener & Grower Benefits

  • High-quality shipments
  • Extension of green life in transit
  • Improved inventory management
  • Reduction in peel splitting

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Bananas with RipeLock look fresher, taste better and last longer.

The RipeLock Quality System from AgroFresh provides unmatched control over the banana ripening process, helping bananas retain their freshness throughout the supply chain all the way to the kitchen counter. RipeLock keeps bananas beautiful longer – attracting customers, driving repeat sales and building loyalty with lasting quality.

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