Agrofresh Solutions Selects Bader Rutter as Marketing Communications Agency

MILWAUKEE  —  Bader Rutter is now the marketing communications agency for Philadelphia-based AgroFresh Solutions, a global leader in technologies enhancing freshness and quality of produce. Bader Rutter provides support to AgroFresh through brand strategy, public relations, communications planning, and tradeshow and sales support.

“Bader Rutter’s fully integrated capabilities, combined with its strategic experience in food and agriculture, made this an ideal match,” said AgroFresh CEO Thomas Macphee. “Through this relationship, we expect to further develop and grow our portfolio of value-enhancing technologies for the produce industry.” 

AgroFresh quality management systems are designed to benefit growers, packers, retailers and consumers alike. The company’s flagship product is SmartFresh™ Technology, proven to protect fruit quality during storage and transport. AgroFresh also markets Harvista™ Technology, a pre-harvest management tool to enhance fruit quality and orchard operations, and RipeLock™ Technology, which controls banana ripening to maintain freshness from harvest to home.

“AgroFresh is well positioned to help the food industry meet growing demands with systems that deliver the highest quality produce to market,” said Bader Rutter CEO Greg Nickerson. “We are proud to support their continued brand growth and their mission to enhance fruit quality and reduce food waste.”

About Bader Rutter
Bader Rutter is an integrated marketing services agency headquartered in Milwaukee, with additional offices in Chicago and Lincoln, Nebraska. Learn more at Follow BR on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Converge, the BR blog..

About AgroFresh
AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: AGFS) is a global industry leader in providing innovative data-driven specialty solutions aimed at enabling growers and packers of fresh produce to preserve and enhance the freshness, quality and value of fresh produce and to maximize the percentage of produce supplied to the market relative to the amount of produce grown. Its flagship product is the SmartFresh℠ Quality System, a freshness protection technology proven to maintain firmness, texture and appearance of fruits during storage and transport. SmartFresh is currently commercialized in 46 countries worldwide. For more information, please visit


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