Packaging

McCall Farms uses “see-thru” cans for new line

McCall Farms has introduced a new brand of ready-to-eat vegetables in a see-thru can. New Glory Farms slow-cooked vegetables were introduced exclusive... continue reading »

Initiative aims to reduce confusion on product date labels

The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) are leading an industry-wide effort to reduce consumer confusion about ... continue reading »

Del Monte launches vegetable noodles line

Del Monte Fresh Produce recently launched its new Del Monte Vegetable Noodle product line as a healthy pasta alternative. The noodles are now availabl... continue reading »

IFCO celebrates 25th anniversary

In 2017 IFCO will celebrate the 25th anniversary since its founding in 1992. The anniversary will be celebrated throughout 2017 with a series of custo... continue reading »

Wiskerke Onions unveils pre-peeled onions

Netherlands-based Wiskerke Onions introduced the "Naked Onion" at Fruit Logistica. The “Naked Onion” is peeled right after it is harvested. Tha... continue reading »

Draft listeria guidance issued for ready-to-eat foods

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is releasing an updated draft guidance, “Control of Listeria monocytogenes in Ready-To-Eat Foods,” whi... continue reading »

Stemilt packaging goes green for St. Patrick’s Day

[caption id="attachment_7678" align="alignright" width="300"] Stemilt will use St. Patrick's Day-themed packaging for Granny Smith apples through Febr... continue reading »

Columbia/Okura partners with Statec Binder

Columbia/Okura has formed of a strategic alliance with Statec Binder, a packaging and palletizing supplier, specializing in highly efficient bagging s... continue reading »

Produce Processing 7: Q+A with Jeff Brandenburg

Jeffrey S. Brandenburg is the president of the JSB Group, which provides expertise in a wide variety of packaging and equipment technologies. [capt... continue reading »

Libby’s canned vegetables transition to valPure lining

Seneca Foods had partnered with Valspar to add valPure logo to many of its canned vegetable labels. ValPure is Valspar's brand of non-BPA can linin... continue reading »