Verigo is a UF startup and a resident client in UF Innovate | The Hub. Recently, AgroFresh Solutions acquired the company, and Verigo now powers AgroFresh’s revolutionary FreshCloud Transit Insights platform, which uses real-time, predictive data insights to provide quality assurance and supply chain management. This is Verigo’s story:
Up to 40 percent of all of the produce grown by our farmers is wasted during transit. Over $35 billion of product shrink is currently accepted as a normal cost of doing business.
The cause is invisible to the naked eye. Time-temperature exposure leads to a dramatic deterioration of produce quality and by the time you begin to see evidence of rotting berries or spoiled lettuce, it’s too late to save it.
Learn more about Gainesville Tech Startup Gives Spoiled Produce a Fresh Start.