Packaging

Key Technology introduces digital sorters for potatoes

Key Technology introduces its VERYX belt-fed digital sorters. With sustainable all-sided surface inspection and multi-sensor Pixel Fusion, VERYX maxim... continue reading »

Manter adds new separating, weighing machines

Manter has recently added two new machines to its product range, the Manter Separation Unit and the Manter CheckWeigher. The Separation Unit keeps fas... continue reading »

Sabert acquires Mullinix Packages

Sabert Corporation has completed the acquisition of Mullinix Packages, Inc. (Mullinix) from Mason Wells. Mullinix is a U.S. provider of plastic packag... continue reading »

Mann’s to debut new products at PMA Foodservice Expo

Mann Packing will launch three new items at the PMA Foodservice Expo in Monterey, California on July 31. Mann’s Tenderbite Beans are a long, ... continue reading »

House approves bill on GMO labeling

Legislation on the labeling of genetically modified organisms (GMO) has passed through the U.S. House of Representatives and now heads to the Presiden... continue reading »

Dole becomes first produce brand to receive Nielsen Innovation Award

Dole Chopped Salad Kits have received a 2016 U.S. Nielsen Breakthrough Innovation Award.  The salad kits were selected for distinctiveness, releva... continue reading »

Taylor Farms expands salad brand into organics

Taylor Farms is now expanding into the organic salad segment with the introduction of Organic Chopped Salad Kits. The Organic Chopped Salad line co... continue reading »

NGA applauds Senate vote to advance food labeling measure

The National Grocers Association (NGA) applauded the U.S. Senate for invoking cloture on S. 764, a bill that includes reforms to biotechnology labelin... continue reading »

Carrot snack receives Most Innovative New Product award

Naturally Homegrown Foods' Hardbite “18 Carrot Gold” Carrot Chip was named the 2016 Most Innovative New Product Award — Salty Snack by the Natio... continue reading »

Research claims fruit packed in corrugated is safer than in RPCs

New scientific research indicates that corrugated packaging keeps fruit fresher and safer than reusable plastic crates (RPCs) and can significantly re... continue reading »