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produce industry supply chain.
The Harmonized Case Label Meets Both Buyer and Regulatory Requirements
Produce Traceability Receivers and Buyers
Resources & Best Practices
Information and tools to assist supply chain partners in accomplishing the 7 milestones for traceability implementation.
Why Do We Need
The produce industry handles an estimated 6 billion cases of produce in the United States each year. However, industry leaders have recognized that a more systematic, industry-wide approach would enhance overall supply chain traceability in speed and efficiency.
PTI Participating Companies
Dozens of visionary North American food companies, ranging from small farms and global fruit growers to international retailers and restaurant chains, are taking leadership roles by participating in working groups in the PTI.
VoicePick Code Generator
Voice Pick Calculator
The role of the Voice Pick Code is to provide a quick and simple way to identify a case with a given GTIN/Lot/Date.
Charters of PTI Working Groups
This working subgroup will monitor, guide, and promote voluntary
adoption of GS1 standards in alignment with the milestones
of the Produce Traceability Initiative.
Master Data Working Group
This working subgroup will address industry issues that focus on the identification of product attributes and communication of that data between trading partners as they are identified.
Communication Working Group
Work with end users to generate business case studies and best practices to support voluntary adoption and implementation by individual trading partners.
Technology Working Group
This working subgroup will provide an open forum for technology providers within the produce industry to come together on a regular basis to discuss strategies and collaborative processes.
The Produce Traceability Initiative Launches New Traceability Technology Working Group
For Immediate Release: August 11, 2022 Redesigned Website Provides Details
PTI Announces Significant Improvements to Traceability Guidance
For Immediate Release: June 25, 2020 For more information, contact:
PTI Leadership Council Encourages Further Industry Collaboration as Focus on Traceability and Blockchain Grows
For Immediate Release: August 16, 2018 For More Information, Contact:
THE PRODUCE TRACEABILITY INITIATIVE
Your PTI Contacts
Contact Information for CPMA, GS1 Canada, GS1 US, and United Fresh PTI core team.
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Join the PTI Buyer Working Group!