Facility Operations

FSMA compliance dates extended, draft guidance issued

FDA has extended some of the compliance deadlines for parts of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) and has issued draft guidance for a key portio... continue reading »

Mettler Toledo plans new Florida facility

The Mettler Toledo Product Inspection Division will be building a new facility to accommodate the growth of its business throughout the Americas. The ... continue reading »

AFFI hires new director of communications

American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) has hired Daniel Rhea as AFFI director of communications. Rhea will join AFFI on Aug. 22, having most recentl... continue reading »

Henningsen Cold Storage to build second Salem facility

Henningsen Cold Storage Co. will build a new 166,000-square-foot facility in Salem, Orgon. at Mill Creek Corporate Center. SEDCOR, the City of Sale... continue reading »

Natalie’s Orchid Island joins lunchbox pledge

Natalie’s Orchid Island Juice Company is now a sponsor of “Power Your Lunchbox Pledge”; a back-to-school campaign developed by Produce For Kids,... continue reading »

CIFT hires supply chain analyst

The Center for Innovative Food Technology has hired Mike Gooden as business development and supply chain analyst. He is responsible for designing trai... continue reading »

Tour de Fresh brings more than 50 salad bars to schools

This year’s Tour de Fresh event brought record-breaking participation from riders, sponsors, and donations to support placing more than 50 salad b... continue reading »

Southeastern Food Processors convention set for Oct. 20-22

The Southeastern Food Processors Association (SFPA) Annual Convention is set for Oct. 20-22, in Savannah, Georgia. The convention, hosted at the Westi... continue reading »

Safe-T-Signal system alerts workers at intersections

The Safe-T-Signal intersection warning system by Rite-Hite alerts workers when traffic is approaching from other directions. The ceiling-mounted syste... continue reading »

Utz Quality Foods, Golden Enterprises to merge

Golden Enterprises and Utz Quality Foods of Hanover, PA entered into a definitive merger agreement on July 18. Under the merger, Utz will acquire Gol... continue reading »