Cold Chain/Logistics

Online auction of processing equipment from Passport Foods

An October 6, 2022, online auction will feature equipment from Passport Foods' shuttered Ontario, California plant, including a 2020 spiral freezer an... continue reading »

Varcode and National Packaging Group partner on smart packaging for temperature-sensitive products

Varcode, developer of digital collection, recording, tracing and reporting solutions, and National Packaging Group (NPG), a domestic manufacturer of c... continue reading »

Florida lawmakers want investigation into fruit and vegetable imports from Mexico

Florida lawmakers asked the U.S. trade agency to investigate what they called a "flood" of fruit and vegetable imports from Mexico, saying it pose... continue reading »

McCain Foods acquires Scelta Products

McCain Foods has acquired Scelta Products, adding the Netherlands-based producer of frozen foods to its growing range of prepared vegetable appetizer ... continue reading »

Dole adds on-trend flavors in new Chopped! Salad Kit range

Dole Food Company Inc. is expanding its popular DOLE Chopped! Salad Kit line with three new flavors this fall that showcase the latest global and regi... continue reading »

Fork-to-field

At a time when many processors' bottom lines are stretched thin, global fruit and vegetable processor Greenyard has adopted a new strategy to strength... continue reading »

Gotham Greens raises $310 million to accelerate national greenhouse expansion

Gotham Greens, a Certified B Corp. and New York-based indoor farming pioneer operating a large network of high-tech hydroponic greenhouses in North Am... continue reading »

Little Leaf Farms launches packaged Sweet Baby Butter Leaf lettuce

Little Leaf Farms, a brand of packaged lettuce sustainably grown through controlled environment agriculture, has launched Sweet Baby Butter Leaf. G... continue reading »

Mission Produce and NatureSweet Tomatoes partner on logistics

Mission Produce Inc., which provides sourcing, producing and distributing of fresh Hass avocados with additional offerings in mangos, and NatureSweet ... continue reading »

Fresh Del Monte & Mann Packing complete integration

Mann Packing Company has officially completed the final stages of its integration as the vegetable division of Fresh Del Monte Produce, one of the wor... continue reading »