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Introduction Of Biodegradable Bags Impacts Fruit & Veg Sales In Italy

Published on May 14 2018 9:35 AM in Packaging And Design tagged: Trending Posts / Fruit / Italy / vegetables / Paywall / ISMEA

Introduction Of Biodegradable Bags Impacts Fruit & Veg Sales In Italy

The obligatory use of biodegradable bags in Italy for fruit and vegetable purchases is impacting sales in the sector, a study has found.

A study by ISMEA, based on Nielsen data, reported a 3.5% decline in volume and 7.5% in expenditure on 'bulk' fruit and vegetables during the first quarter of 2018.

At the same time, the study found that there was an unprecedented surge in purchases of pre-packaged fresh fruit and vegetables, which rose by 11% in volume and +6.5% in value terms.

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