Facility Operations

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 »

Nelson-Jameson to build new Texas facility

With their current Dumas, Texas facility nearing full capacity, Nelson-Jameson has made the decision to build a new warehouse in Amarillo, Texas. This... continue reading »

TOMRA acquires Compac

TOMRA Systems, has signed an agreement with the owners of sorting machine manufacturer Compac for 100 per cent of the shares in the company. Closing o... continue reading »

Chlorine dioxide application system is linchpin of bioprotection technology

In today's unpredictable environment, a cultural push to decrease antibiotic use, a decrease in biodiversity, an increase in biodensity and an increas... continue reading »

Steven Titlebaum joins United Fresh Start Foundation

The United Fresh Start Foundation welcomes Steven Titlebaum, CFRE, as its newly appointed director of development. In this role, Titlebaum will be res... continue reading »

Spiroflow opens new office

Spiroflow Automation Solutions has opened a new office in Greer, South Carolina. The office, located at 112 South Main Street, will provide capacity f... continue reading »

Refresco completes Whitlock acquisition

Refresco Group N.V., a European bottler of soft drinks and fruit juices for A-brands and retailers, has completed the previously announced a... continue reading »

Monsanto, Bayer agree to merge

Bayer and Monsanto today announced that they signed a definitive merger agreement under which Bayer will acquire Monsanto for $128 per share in an all... continue reading »

Packaging Corporation completes TimBar acquisition

Packaging Corporation of America has completed its acquisition of TimBar Corporation, an independent corrugated products producer, in a cash-free, deb... continue reading »