Facility Operations

SpartanNash CEO succession plan approved

SpartanNash Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the board of directors Dennis Eidson plans to retire as CEO following the annual meeting on May 23... continue reading »

Pioneer Growers nears completion of facility expansion

Pioneer Growers is near completion of a new facility expansion that includes expanded cold storage and processing facilities at its Belle Glade, Fl... continue reading »

Bonduelle to acquire Ready Pac Foods

French company Bonduelle has entered into an agreement to acquire Ready Pac Foods, a producer of convenience fresh meal solutions, salads and fresh c... continue reading »

Patent issued on Cauliflower Crumbles processing method

Green Giant Fresh has been issued a U.S. patent on their Cauliflower Crumbles chopped cauliflower processing method, and a Canadian patent is pending.... continue reading »

CHEP to develop unsaleable goods reduction plan

CHEP has been selected by the Trading Partner Alliance (TPA) as its expert partner to help reduce unsaleable goods in the consumer packaged goods supp... continue reading »

Company launches effort to attack food waste problem

Problem: A downturn in the economy helps shine a light on the need for diversification. Problem: Too much fresh produce gets left to rot in the fi... continue reading »

IFCO celebrates 25th anniversary

In 2017 IFCO will celebrate the 25th anniversary since its founding in 1992. The anniversary will be celebrated throughout 2017 with a series of custo... continue reading »

US Foods to acquire All American Foods

US Foods has agreed to acquire All American Foods, a broadline distributor based in North Kingstown, Rhode Island, with annual sales of nearly $60 mil... continue reading »

Mondi Group acquires packaging firm Excelsior

Mondi Group has acquired 100 percent of the outstanding share capital of Excelsior Technologies, for a total consideration of £33 million (€38 mill... continue reading »

Columbia/Okura partners with Statec Binder

Columbia/Okura has formed of a strategic alliance with Statec Binder, a packaging and palletizing supplier, specializing in highly efficient bagging s... continue reading »