Chicago, IL – June 11, 2015 – Locus Traxx Worldwide has done it again. The SmartTraxx™ GO LUX was showcased at this year’s United Fresh show in Chicago, Illinois as one of 45 finalists for the United Fresh Produce Association’s 2015 New Product Awards. The GO LUX participated in the New Product Safety Solution category among other industry innovators and the winner was determined by total votes received throughout the duration of the show. John Toner, United’s Vice President of Convention & Industry Collaboration, announced the winner: “This year’s new product competitIon truly showed innovative products that will continue to help us delight our consumers. Congratulations to LocusTraxx for their win on a solution that maintains the cold chain to deliver a safe, pleasurable eating product.”
“What a way to close out this year’s show,” shared Locus Traxx CEO David Benjamin. “We couldn’t be more thrilled about being picked as United’s 2015 New Product Safety Solution Winner. This achievement solidifies our dedication to technological advancements in the industry and our passion to deliver the very best technology and service to our customers.” Benjamin added, “our participation at this year’s United Fresh show was successful thanks to the hard work of the entire Locus Traxx team and we are delighted to accept this recognition.”
The SmartTraxx™ GO LUX provides you real-time global monitoring of location, temperature, and security of your products while in transit, enabling you to remain in control of your supply chain for real-time business decisions. Quick and simple installation, combined with comprehensive business intelligence reporting and responsible recyclable platforms, makes the GO LUX the industry champion. The GO LUX has previously been recognized by IoT Evolution magazine, a leading publication covering IoT (Internet of Things) technologies with the prestigious 2015 IoT Evolution Product of the Year Award.
About Locus Traxx Worldwide
Locus Traxx Worldwide is the leader in real-time temperature, location, and security monitoring for perishable and high value shipments. Our core products and services are focused on improving on-time deliveries, food safety, shelf life and security through advanced IoT (Internet of Things) technology and highly innovative services. The result is a revolutionary way to maintain the safety and quality of products while in transit. Locus Traxx demonstrated a strong commitment to sustainable operations and social responsibility when CEO David Benjamin launched the company’s GO Green program. For more information about Locus Traxx Worldwide, visit www.locustraxx.com and follow Locus Traxx on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.
About United Fresh Produce Association
Founded in 1904, the United Fresh Produce Association brings together companies across every segment of the fresh produce supply chain, including growers, shippers, fresh-cut processors, wholesalers, distributors, retailers, foodservice operators, industry suppliers and allied associations. We empower industry leaders to shape sound government policy. We deliver the resources and expertise companies need to succeed in managing complex business and technical issues. We provide the training and development individuals need to advance their careers in produce. Through these endeavors, we unite our industry with a common purpose – to build long-term value for our members and grow produce consumption.