Frupak runs an apple packing facility in the Prince Albert Hamlet in the Western Cape. The premises house a large packing warehouse with two packing lines as well as forty cooling rooms, to service the apple farming industry in the province.
The packing operation runs for ten months of the year, in line with apple harvests and trade. Naturally a facility of this nature uses a high amount of electricity to ensure that quality control and minimal waste. The solar system aims to reduce electricity costs and ensure seamless operation throughout the year.