Tmall Fresh and GLOBALG.A.P. jointly announce their recently founded partnership. From now on, Tmall Fresh, which is operated by Alibaba Group, will source fresh produce from GLOBALG.A.P. certified producers…Full Article: Global GAP Feb 2017
- In November 2016, Alibaba’s Tmall (November 15th to 21st) and Yiguo.com (November 17th to 30th) held online promotions for Ecuadorian mangoes (Tommy Atkins variety).
- Launched in 2008 and owned by Alibaba Group, Tmall.com was spun off from Taobao.
- Established in 1997 as EUREPGAP, Global GAP (changed in 2007) is a farming/agriculture certification organization begun by retailers (European supermarkets) to ensure quality standards for various food products. From 2013 to 2017, Global GAP’s board members were comprised of individuals from BelOrta NV (Belgium), Fyffes (Ireland), Clama GmbH & Co. KG (Germany), IPL International Procurement and Logistics (UK supplier of Asda and Walmat), Morrisons (UK), VION Food Group (Netherlands), Anecoop S. Coop. (Spain), REWE Group (Germany), and Ahold Delhaize (Netherlands), and Globus SB-Warenhaus Holding GmbH & Co. KG (Germany).
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