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January 2016, How Delicious Mangoes Get to You

There was a time when the only way to enjoy fresh fruit was to pick it right off of the tree and eat it. But thanks to our modern fresh produce supply chain, we now enjoy fruit from around the ...

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December 2016, Happy New Year - Let's do this

Still working on resolutions? We have some ideas.

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November 2016, Short But Sweet

Need a refresher on ethylene? Want to brush up on the importance of measuring brix? Take a fresh look at our 2016 infographics for a speedy breakdown of the basics.

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October 2016, Why the F-750 is used to measure dry matter in Australian mangoes.

The Australian Mango Industry Association (AMIA) deploys the F-750 Produce Quality Meter for quality assessments as the 2016-2017 season gets underway!

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September 2016, The F-940 Store It! Gas Analyzer

Optimize storage. Extend freshness. Satisfy customers. Our newest gas analyzer is your ticket to fast and accurate storage management and MAP quality, so that your product arrives as fresh as the day it was picked. Learn more about the Store ...

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August 2016, Ensuring Optimal Mango Quality with the F-750

Mango season is just ramping up for our friends "Down Under," and we're excited to be a part of their success this year. Based on research conducted at Central Queensland University, the Australian Mango Industry Association (AMIA) has initiated a ...

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July 2016, A Beginner's Guide to Ethylene

If you work in postharvest, chances are you're very familiar with ethylene C2H4 a gas produced by aging fresh produce, rotting vegetation, and different byproducts like smoke and exhaust. Whether you sell an ethylene mitigation system or run a ripening ...

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June 2016, Postharvest team measures quality traits in onions and dates with F-750

Dr. Alejandro García from the Institute of Agricultural Sciences, University of Baja California is using the F-750 Produce Quality Meter on Mexicali onions and date fruit.

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May 2016, How View Fresh is using the F-950 Three Gas Analyzer

VIEW FRESH is a company based in The Dalles, Oregon that designs and manufactures a modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) bag. The bag is used to preserve and maintain fresh fruit for long-duration shipments and storage.

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April 2016, New Felix Website Announcement

Felix Instruments is only a few years old, but our company has already experienced huge growth. As our line of instruments has continued to expand, we realized it was time for our website to grow, too!

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March 2016, Application Note: Gas Analysis

How to choose the best gas analyzer for you! With so many gas analyzers to choose from, it can be difficult to decide which one is the best fit for your work. Our Application Scientists weighed in with some helpful ...

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February 2016, Measuring Brix with NIRS

Degrees Brix—or Total Soluble Solids (as scientists say)—is the measurement of sugars in a piece of fruit. Brix is used by fresh produce growers, packers, and retailers to test the quality of fruit.

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