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Green Giant Fresh expands team

Green Giant Fresh is expanding its team by adding three new members to its staff. The company added Tom Byrne as vice president of business developmen... continue reading »


Ports approved for cold storage pilot program

Port Canaveral in Florida and Port NOLA in Louisiana have been named official participants in the Southeast U.S. In-transit Cold Treatment Pilot Pro... continue reading »


Koppert Machines develops packing line for peppers

Koppert Machines has developed a packing line for snack bell peppers for a German customer. The design came about after extensive talks with the custo... continue reading »


California League of Food Processors elects new chair

Janet Edwards of the California-based Musco Family Olive Company, has been elected the 2017-18 chair of the California League of Food Processors (CLFP... continue reading »


CPMA names new board of directors

The Canadian Produce Marketing Association (CPMA) has announced its new board of directors. The board was elected at the Annual General Meeting, held ... continue reading »


BrightFarms issues recall due to metal contamination

BrightFarms is initiating a voluntary recall of packaged produce sold in Giant Food stores due to the potential presence of metal as a result of const... continue reading »


Ready Pac Foods names chief marketing officer

Ready Pac Foods, now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bonduelle, has promoted Nestlé USA veteran Galit Feinreich to chief marketing officer (CMO). Feinre... continue reading »


DiSogra to be honored at Women in Produce reception

Lorelei DiSogra, Ed.D., R.D., vice president, nutrition and health at United Fresh Produce Association, will be the honoree and featured speaker at th... continue reading »


Arizona Leafy Greens launches food safety program training

The Arizona Leafy Greens Food Safety Committee has added a new component to its comprehensive food safety program: a free, on-demand, online Metrics 1... continue reading »


H2melon has high hopes for watermelon water

After introducing H2coco coconut water to the Australian market, founder David Freeman is hoping to get a second hit with H2melon. Freeman developed t... continue reading »