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Research outlines the Power of Produce at retail

Produce, a category that outpaces total store sales at $63 billion, increased in dollars 3.3 percent and grew in volume 2.6 percent over the 52 weeks ... continue reading »


Ohio Signature Food Contest winners announced

The Center for Innovative Food Technology (CIFT) and the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) sponsored the Ohio Signature Food Contest which showcases ... continue reading »


Snyder’s-Lance begins performance transformation plan

Snack foods maker Snyder's-Lance, based in Charlotte, North Carolina, is launching a performance transition plan intended to streamline the company's... continue reading »


Dynamic Systems issues update for SIMBA software

Dynamic Systems has issued upgrades to the SIMBA Touchscreen and Tablet to provide faster processing at receiving. SIMBA gives the processor the abili... continue reading »


Accraply names VP of sales and marketing

Jeff Strobach has been appointed to vice president of sales and marketing at Accraply. The company, part of Barry-Wehmiller, designs and manufactures ... continue reading »


KM Packaging launches new lidding film

KM Packaging Services has launched its new lidding film KPeel Flex Pet. The new film was created especially for demanding applications, offering enhan... continue reading »


FDA awards $31 million in food safety grants to 43 states

FDA has awarded $31 million to 43 states to support multiyear plans for produce safety systems, education, outreach and technical assistance to preven... continue reading »


Anchor thermoforming plants receive hygiene certification

Anchor Packaging, a manufacturer of specialty food packaging used by restaurants and supermarkets for take-out meals, has again earned “High Hygiene... continue reading »


Moxxy Marketing wins packaging design awards

Moxxy Marketing has been awarded four American Packaging Design Awards by Graphic Design USA (GDUSA) for their work on the Josie's Organics brand of v... continue reading »


Grant to support high pressure processing in Michigan

The Michigan Commission of Agriculture and Rural Development voted to award a Food and Agriculture Investment Program grant to Great Lakes HPP in Tayl... continue reading »