Facility Operations

GAB Operations leaders talk cold chain, traceability and building new facility

Jaime Usabiaga and Miguel Usabiaga rarely give interviews. The president and vice president, respectively, of international produce distributor GAB Op... continue reading »

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 »