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Ocean Mist Farms sponsors Tour de Fresh for second year

Ocean Mist Farms will participate in the Tour de Fresh three-day cycling event, supporting the Salad Bars to Schools initiative, for a second year. Th... continue reading »


Canadian company works with light-based food inspection

Good lighting can do more than illuminate your salad. It can actually tell you the quality of those soon-to-be ingested leafy greens. With the righ... continue reading »


US Foods to acquire TOBA distribution companies

US Foods has agreed to acquire broadline distributors, The Thompson Company, Braunger Foods and Variety Foods, owned and operated by TOBA Inc. TOBA... continue reading »


Church Brothers Farms to host PMA conference tours

Church Brothers Farms will participate in several activities leading up to the PMA Foodservice Conference and Expo in Monterey, California. To star... continue reading »


Sysco plans transition of CEOs through 2018

Bill DeLaney will be succeeded as chief executive officer of Sysco Corporation by Tom Bené, currently president and chief operating officer. Bené wi... continue reading »


UC Davis accepting applications for sensory science program

There’s still time to apply for the University of California, Davis (UC Davis) Extension’s Applied Sensory and Consumer Science Certificate Progra... continue reading »


Mann Packing partners with California Walnut Board

Mann Packing has established a partnership with the California Walnut Board for two of its vegetable slaw blends: Power Blend and Kale Beet Blend. ... continue reading »


Basic, advanced HACCP courses set for UC Davis

Two courses that present basic and advanced information on hazard analysis and critical control points (HACCP) will be held at the University of Calif... continue reading »


Key Technology expands VERYX line with C70 Digital Sorter

Key Technology expands its VERYX line of digital sorters with the addition of the new VERYX C70. This small chute-fed sorter is intended for low- to m... continue reading »


PMMI promotes new director of expositions

Laura Thompson has been promoted to senior director of expositions at PMMI, the Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, owner and produ... continue reading »