Facility Operations

Court stops FLSA overtime regulations

A Texas federal court granted a nationwide emergency injunction prohibiting the implementation of the final Fair Labor Standards Act regulations that ... continue reading »

QMI changes name to QualiTru Sampling Systems

QMI is now QualiTru Sampling Systems. The company’s new name reflects a continuing commitment to accurate, aseptic sampling and a dedication to crea... continue reading »

Key Technology opens new Belgium center

Key Technology has opened its new customer visit center – The Innovation and Solutions Center – in Hasselt, Belgium. This facility enables process... continue reading »

Reiser begins US headquarters expansion

Reiser has begun construction on a significant expansion to its Canton, Massachusetts headquarters. The construction will add 46,000 square feet of sp... continue reading »

Fresh Del Monte Produce appoints president, COO

Fresh Del Monte Produce has appointed Youssef Zakharia to succeed Hani El-Naffy as the company’s president and chief operating officer, effective No... continue reading »

SpartanNash to acquire Caito Foods Service

SpartanNash and Caito Foods Service have entered into a definitive agreement under which SpartanNash will acquire certain assets of Caito Foods Servic... continue reading »

Gold Coast Packing Initiatives Attract Workers

https://youtu.be/IUnYSt5IKTw John Schaefer, Gold Coast Packing partner & Fresh Venture Foods managing partner, discusses the company's initiati... continue reading »

AFFI adds Brandon Partridge to senior leadership team

American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) has added Brandon Partridge as AFFI senior vice president of industry development. “On behalf of the Americ... continue reading »

Simplot files lawsuit against McCain Foods over french fry design

J.R. Simplot has filed a complaint of patent infringement against McCain Foods. Simplot claims its competitor copied its idea for Sidewinders'twisted ... continue reading »

Ready Pac Foods appoints director of innovation

Ready Pac Foods has appointed Galit Feinreich as director of innovation out of its Irwindale, California facility. With more than 20 years of experien... continue reading »