BIO-VARKEN : BIO-VARkens-KetEN, kwaliteit, service en logistieke optimalisatie, fase 1 & 2 : openbare eindrapportage AKK-project ACB-02.026 & ACB-04.046

J.C.M.A. Snels, G. Wolters

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    Dumeco, De Groene Weg and Albert Heijn want to reduce loss in the organic pork chain at the retailer. Loss is defined as price loss. Price loss is created due to price reduction at the ‘best before’ date, which indicates that the shelf life of the product has ended, and the returning of products as soon as the ‘best before’ date has expired. At product level loss in the organic pork chain is four times higher than in the regular pork chain! This is due to low and strongly fluctuating product flow of the organic pork assortment.
    Original languageDutch
    Place of Publicationonbekend
    PublisherAgrotechnology & Food Sciences Group
    Number of pages20
    Publication statusPublished - 2005

    Publication series

    NameRapport / Wageningen UR, Agrotechnology & Food Innovations


    • pigmeat
    • organic foods
    • losses
    • keeping quality
    • storage life
    • agro-industrial chains
    • supply chain management

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