Facility Operations

DelFrescoPure expanding cogeneration power system to improve efficiency

With the demand for greenhouse-grown produce continuing to increase, DelFrescoPure is consistently looking for ways to become more sustainable and ens... continue reading »

Gibraltar CEA and extraction brands combine under new brand, Prospiant

Apeks Supercritical, Delta Separations, Nexus Greenhouse Systems, Rough Brothers (RBI), Tetra and ThermoEnergy Solutions (TES) — all part of the gre... continue reading »

Traceability plan can help ease fear of food recall

Many good horror stories end with some version of “...and they disappeared without a trace.” Coincidentally, disappearing without a trace is a dif... continue reading »

Sharing the sustainability story: What consumers want to know

Sustainability is a major concern among consumers. Food producers are aware of that, but often unsure how to address it. The notion of sustainable ... continue reading »

Mettler-Toledo updates food inspection management software

Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection has released a new, significantly updated version of its ProdX product inspection management software. Based on ... continue reading »

TOMRA Food launches Packhouse Academy education platform

TOMRA Food has launched the most comprehensive online learning resource for packhouse professionals in the fresh produce industry. Packhouse Academy, ... continue reading »

Witt gas line changeover helps assure uninterrupted supply

An uninterruptible gas supply is an absolute requirement in many industrial manufacturing processes. A parallel installation of dual gas supplies lin... continue reading »

Oh Snap! parlays grab-n-go, brine-less pickle appeal into new production facility

Longtime sauerkraut producer GLK Foods got into the grab-n-go pickling market in 2015 when it launched Oh Snap!, a line that includes single-serve, br... continue reading »

Combs Wholesale Produce building new facility in North Carolina

A M King has begun construction of a USDA-certified, greenfield distribution facility for Combs Wholesale Produce in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. ... continue reading »

West Virginia Potato Chip Co. gets $250K award for energy, water improvements

The West Virginia Potato Chip Co. is getting a $250,000 boost from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Energy for America (REAP) program. Th... continue reading »