Data Management

New research aims to reduce risk of produce bruising, minimize food waste

A newly funded research project aims to reduce the risk of potato bruising and develop technologies to minimize food waste. Research led by agritec... continue reading »

Agronomic farm management company names new chief revenue officer

An agricultural technology veteran has joined agronomic farm management company CropX as chief revenue officer. John Gates, who previously held lea... continue reading »

Technology award finalists announced; winner to be chosen at PACK EXPO

Finalists in four categories for the Technology Excellence Awards, to be presented at PACK EXPO Las Vegas, have been announced by the Association for ... continue reading »

Seed company investing $1.2M to expand SC operations

Mixon Seed Service, a 50-year-old company founded in Orangeburg, S.C., is investing $1.2 million to expand its operations in neighboring Calhoun Count... continue reading »

Melodea introduces coating to promote plastic food packaging recyclability

Melodea, a leading sustainable barrier coatings producer for packaging, has introduced a new product specifically engineered to allow the recyclabilit... continue reading »

GreenSeed Contract Packaging founder is company’s new CEO

GreenSeed Contract Packaging, a sustainable external packaging company serving the food and beverage industry, has a familiar face as its new CEO. ... continue reading »

Vertical farming company Netled partners with Nordic engineering firm

Vertical farming solutions provider Netled has entered into a partnership with leading Nordic engineering consultancy firm Rejlers. Netled’s proj... continue reading »

Packaging producer CKF launches new Canadian production line

CKF Inc. has launched a new production line at its Langley, British Columbia factory for its certified home compostable food packaging solution Earthc... continue reading »

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NY-based company wins sustainable packaging innovation award

A New York-based produce wholesaler has been chosen as the winner of the compostability category at the second annual U.S. Plastics Pact Sustainable P... continue reading »

Greenhouse Learning Center to speed development of compostable packaging

Frito-Lay and Quaker have opened a Greenhouse Learning Center to field test, measure and analyze compostable packaging at PepsiCo’s research and dev... continue reading »