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Verigo sensor tracks produce shelf life in transit

Verigo, has launched a new sensor called Pod Quality, designed to be attached to pallets of produce to log temperature. However, Verigo said it is int... continue reading »


Increasing inspections under FSMA pose problems for FDA

A recent report says that the FDA is on track to meet the inspection timelines in the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), but problems might arise a... continue reading »


Team creates edible temperature sensor for produce

A Swiss team has developed a type of biodegradable microsensor that can record temperature readings. The researchers from ETH Zurich published their f... continue reading »


Automated Packaging Systems integrates collaborative robot to streamline bag packaging automation

Automated Packaging Systems has partnered with ABB to integrate the Autobag 500 bagging system with ABB’s YuMi robot, a dual-armed robot designed to... continue reading »


Universal Pasteurization and Universal Cold Storage Company becomes Universal Pure 

The nation’s largest provider of high pressure processing (HPP) and cold storage services, formerly known as Universal Pasteurization and Universal ... continue reading »


Automated Packaging Systems introduces integrated counter system

 Automated Packaging Systems has announced the introduction of a new, fully-integrated counter and bag packaging system designed for high-speed coun... continue reading »


Ready Pac moves Scott McGuire into chief supply chain officer role

Ready Pac Foods has promoted Scott McGuire to chief supply chain officer (CSCO), responsible for overseeing agricultural operations, transportation, d... continue reading »


Eat Smart launches online home delivery service

Apio has launched EatSmartatHome.com, an online home delivery service for the Eat Smart vegetable bags, trays and salads and is available in select We... continue reading »


Eat Smart donates 28,000 salads to Hurricane Irma victims

Apio, Inc., a provider of Eat Smart branded packaged, fresh vegetables to retail and club stores throughout North America, has donated 28,000 Eat Smar... continue reading »


FDA offers free training for Sanitary Transportation Rule

The FDA has announced a set of free online training tools for ground-based food transporters. These new training modules are intended to help carrier... continue reading »