Size for Tomatoes
These are typically supplied in varying size grades, with the following sizes being the most usual:
Common Quality Defects Found in Tomatoes
We break quality defects typically into major and minor categories, with no tolerance recommended for the former, and a small tolerance recommended in the latter. This would typically be in the region of 5% – 10% of a pack by either weight or count.
Tomato: Major Quality Defects
Tomato: Minor Quality Defects
Distribution Temperatures for Tomato
Distribution temperatures for this product are usually between 12°C – 15°C
It should be noted here; that in most mixed product distribution scenarios, Tomato along with most other fresh produce is grouped into the chilled storage and distribution network which would be expected to run below 6°C.
Packed in open topped corrugated cardboard boxes of 6kg