The information provided here represents the maximum number of days achieved in storage in selected commercial trials or in the lab. Since picking and post-harvest conditions vary, these storage times should be viewed as guidelines only. In addition, storage time performance may vary depending on packaging type.

Watermelon (Baby)

Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) for Baby watermelon

Packing Watermelon in modified atmosphere / modified humidity carton liners or retail bags preserves the herb's quality during prolonged storage and shipment by-

  • Minimizing blackening
  • Preserving aroma and flavor
  • Reducing decay

Added Value
  • Higher profitability due to less waste in the supply chain
  • Reduced logistic costs due to viability of sea and land transport over air freight
  • Smaller carbon foot print (land/sea transport instead of air freight)
  • Market expansion enabled through prolonged cold storage