Tuesday, June 19, 2018

"Bill Gates-Backed Upstart Helps Costco Keep Avocados Ripe Longer"

fruit treated by Apeel -- avocados that stay ripe for twice as long -- will debut in about 100 grocery stores in the Midwest, including more than 30 Costco locations.


The product, which is certified for use on organic produce, is a lightweight powder that suppliers mix with water to wash fruits and vegetables.