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News: Decco U.S. Post-Harvest and Highland Fresh Technologies Partner to Expand Availability of Post-Harvest Solutions for Vegetable Packaging
Jun 8, 2012

Decco U.S. Post-Harvest, Inc. expands its product availability through a new agreement with Highland Fresh Technologies, LLC. The two companies have entered into an agreement that names Highland Fresh a key distributor of Decco’s full line of vegetable-coating, decay-control, cleaning and storage products.

Vegetable growers and packers have trusted Decco products for years to protect and enhance the appearance, reduce the weight loss, and extend the storage life of their vegetables. Now, access to these products will be easier through Highland Fresh.

“We’ve been manufacturing a full line of coating, cleaning and sanitation products, but there has always been a hole in our distribution of these products,” says Travis Seymore, business manager, Decco U.S. Post-Harvest. “With this agreement, that hole is filled for vegetable packers from California to Texas to Florida, and up the Eastern Seaboard.”

Frank Kelsey, director for Highland Fresh, adds, “Highland Fresh is known for providing innovative products and industry-proven, top quality solutions. Our product line is greatly enhanced with the addition of Decco products like Decco Lustr® 227F and Tomakote 8.”

Contact Highland Fresh customer service at 888-395-5000 or on the web at highlandfresh.net.

About Decco U.S. Post-Harvest
Since 1934, DECCO has been a pioneer in postharvest technology, and provides packers and growers with a full line of postharvest treatments and services to preserve the integrity of fresh-market citrus, pome fruit and stone fruits with premium-quality waxes and coatings. The company also markets cleaners and sanitizers to improve food safety in processing facilities, and postharvest fungicides to extend long-term storage. DECCO U.S. Post-Harvest, Inc., is a business unit of United Phosphorus Ltd. For information on DECCO postharvest products and services, visit www.deccous.com. DECCO is the only global marketer of postharvest products and services with presence in North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa, the Near East, Asia and Australasia.

About Highland Fresh
Highland Fresh Technologies is your source for cleaning, sanitation and food safety solutions. We feature products that can extend shelf life, minimize cross contamination, and enhance quality of your produce. We offer labor-saving, durable and easy-to-use equipment cleaning products that will save time, reduce labor costs, and do a better job than typical hand-cleaning alternatives. We also feature a full line of food-grade equipment lubricants for your equipment maintenance program. At Highland Fresh, we deliver top-quality, industry-proven and reliable products so you can focus on running your business.