Softripe avocado ripening plant sets new standards

... "Worldwide Fruit took the lead in England last year and after the first test chamber and successful trials and validation, ordered further large Softripe ripening chamber systems", explains Roland Wirth, Frigotec GmbH. "The system in England was delivered and installed together with our local partner JD-Cooling". With this new ripening plant, larger quantities of avocados in soft-ripening quality will for the first time come onto the British food retail market." ...


Ripening standard for avocados (Freshplaza)

At this year's Fruit Logistica, Frigotec presented not only bananas, but also avocados in particular, which were ripened using the new Softripe process. The visitors to the stand were convinced, and for Managing Director Roland Wirth it was a success: "My impression is that this trade fair appearance has shown the importance of the Softripe technology for the fruit world very well".


Frigotec GmbH starts a revolution in avocado ripening

German market leader in ripening is prepared to go worldwide after they introduced revolutionary technology Softripe® for fruits like avocados and Bananas at Fruit Logistica in Berlin. After 5 years of research and trials in Brazil and Germany...more


Softripe presents new Avocado-Ripening-Quality

Published in Fruchthandel Magazin 04/2020 in German language


Frigotec's Softripe "sets standard"

German group Frigotec will present avocados ripened by its Softripe technology at Fruit Logistica 2020, following successful trials in Brazil and England...more

Tageblatt reports on Softripe Technolgie at the Landgard site in Rade


Avocados and bananas now ripen in Rade (Tageblatt 25.09.19)

"... In Rade, Landgard is the first company in Europe to use a newly developed ripening technology for the first time, which was ultimately also decisive for the move from the previous location on the Hamburg wholesale market to Rade and the expansion there: the Softripe process allows the company to expand its trade to the entire spectrum of fruit from overseas, explains Averhoff..."

Cover of Eurofruit in autumn colours held with tree in the picture


Softripe spreads its wings

Report in Eurofruit September 2019

Avocados ripened with the Softripe system in Fresh Focus


Fresh Focus

Softripe is mentioned in a report in the Freshplaza



Managing Director Dipl. Ing. Roland Wirth with Innovation Award 2019 in the Produce Report


Softripe® Brings Ripeness to Fruit in a Natural Way

"Fruit Logistica’s 2019 Silver Innovation Award was given to the German firm Frigotec for its “Softripe® Ripening Technology.” Trade visitors were impressed by this natural and energy-saving ripening technology for bananas and other tropical fruit. After winning the award, Roland Wirth, General Manager of Frigotec, sat down for an interview with Produce Report at Fruit Logistica 2019 in Berlin..."

Text about Softripe in the Fruchtportal



Softripe next step in ripening technology


Softripe is mentioned in a report in the Freshplaza



Text about Softripe in the Fruchtportal