Facility Operations

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United Fresh 2019 includes info on blockchain traceability, facility design

Many of the produce industry’s biggest companies and most influential people gathered at McCormick Place in Chicago in June for the 2019 United Fres... continue reading »

Magnetic food detection company Bunting rebrands

Bunting Magnetics celebrated its 60th anniversary on Aug. 3. As part of the celebration, the company has launched a rebranding to unify all of its div... continue reading »

Key Technology appoints new sales manager for southeast, south central U.S.

Jeff Nielsen has been named area sales manager for the Southeast and South Central territories of Key Technology. Nielsen is responsible for bringing ... continue reading »

PSSI names Eckmann new VP of operations

Food safety and contract sanitation provider PSSI has promoted Tom “Tiny” Eckmann to its leadership team as vice president of operations. Eckmann ... continue reading »

SIMBA Logistics mobile application upgraded to bi-directional real-time

Dynamic Systems has upgraded its SIMBA Logistics, the module that uses barcodes to manage inventory and shipping for the SIMBA production, traceabi... continue reading »

Eriez promotes three executives to key leadership positions

Equipment manufacturer Eriez has made three promotions of leaders to new positions. The appointments reflect an increased emphasis on global initiativ... continue reading »

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Food Processing Innovation Center a ‘leasable factory’ for food producers

By Zeke Jennings | Managing Editor A new facility at Michigan State University offers some unique opportunities for food producers. The Food Pro... continue reading »

Controlled-atmosphere company Purfresh purchased by Wheatsheaf Group

Wheatsheaf Group Limited recently purchased a majority stake in Purfresh, a global provider of controlled atmosphere systems. Purfresh systems are ... continue reading »

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Fruit in beer trend still going strong

By Scott Stuntz, contributing writer King Orchards has grown Montmorency and Balaton tart cherries at the edge of Grand Traverse Bay on the shore o... continue reading »

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Circular business models deliver sustainability wins

By Suzanne Lindsay-Walker | Columnist Consumer choice is exploding in today’s technologically advanced society, transforming the methods for maki... continue reading »