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Value-added sales surpass $4 billion, continue to expand

The FreshFacts on Retail 2016 report from the United Fresh Produce Association and Nielsen Perishables Group shows fresh produce dollars and volume gr... continue reading »

Companies partner to enhance sustainable management practices

Alta Energy, a renewable energy procurement and management services provider, has partnered with sustainability consulting firm Measure to Improve, LL... continue reading »

Meyer Industries acquired by Precision, Inc.

Meyer Industries, Inc. has been acquired by Precision, Inc., an international employee-owned heavy industry conveyor, pulley and idler manufacturer ba... continue reading »

DynaClean Food Conveyors introduces new belt option

Dynamic Conveyor Corporation now offers embedded diamond top belting on its DynaClean conveyor line. Using ThermoDrive embedded diamond top belting on... continue reading »

Volm, Wyma Solutions create partnership

Volm Companies has established a formal strategic partnership with Wyma Solutions. The partnership will allow Volm Companies and Wyma Solutions to wor... continue reading »

United Fresh highlights foodservice trends for produce

The spring 2017 issue of United Fresh Produce Association’s Fresh Insights for Foodservice report, a quarterly publication from United Fresh showcas... continue reading »

Ready Pac Foods names chief marketing officer

Ready Pac Foods, now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bonduelle, has promoted Nestlé USA veteran Galit Feinreich to chief marketing officer (CMO). Feinre... continue reading »

Processors see potential in Chinese market

China is an enormous country with equally enormous potential, especially for exporters of fresh and processed food. While export market potential is h... continue reading »

3M assay for E. coli earns AOAC designation

The 3M Food Safety Molecular Detection Assay 2 – E. coli O157 (including H7) has been granted First Action status through the Official Methods of... continue reading »

PMA honors SmartWash Solutions with technology award

SmartWash Solutions has won the first-ever Science & Technology Circle of Excellence Award from the Produce Marketing Association (PMA). PMA Ch... continue reading »