June 1, 2012
PMA releases a new eLearning tutorial on PTI Success Stories. Hear how companies that are early adopters have benefited from their PTI implementation. This tutorial provides actual results that were realized by companies who implement PTI in the areas of quality, risk management and operational efficiencies.
Embassy Suites, Orlando, Florida
March 27, 2014
PTI Overview Presentation
9 – 10 am
Speaker: Ed Treacy, Produce Marketing Association, Vice President – Supply Chain Efficiencies
Many retailers, wholesalers and foodservice companies have already requested their suppliers to label their produce cases and pallets with Produce Traceability Initiative (PTI) compliant labels. Mr. Treacy will provide an overview of what PTI is, what milestones are driving implementations, and how the industry is moving forward by identifying challenges, opportuinties and sharing best practices. Learn how some early adopters have leveraged their PTI investment into cost savings and what resources are available to help you get involved.
In the News
The 40th Anniversary of the Bar Code: An Update from GS1 US (December 2013)
PTI data can be used for much more than traceability (November 2013)
PTI Council supports advance ship notice (November 2013)
Wal-Mart PTI letter sparks retail interest (October 2013)
Angela Fernandez, vice president of grocery retail and consumer packaged goods for GS1 US, discusses industry participation in the voluntary initiative, which seeks case-level electronic traceability for the entire produce supply chain.
Tracing the Calls (October 2013)
This article focuses on the tipping point that has been reached in the produce industry where a majority are getting behind implementing PTI.