Facility Operations

$2 million grant bolsters N.C. Food Processing Innovation Center

The N.C. Food Processing and Innovation Center received another round of support today as the Golden LEAF Foundation issued a grant for $2.2 million t... continue reading »

Flagship Foods plans new frozen food distribution center

Flagship Food Group will expand its manufacturing and distribution facilities in the Albuquerque, New Mexico area by creating a 76,000-square-foot fro... continue reading »

J D Neuhaus rolls out new series of air hoists

The latest Profi TI series air hoists from J D Neuhaus (JDN) are designed to ensures their suitability for a wide range of applications in the process... continue reading »

New forms of mechanization making their way into produce processing

Technology and innovation have always been key to farming. Lately, advanced robotics has been trickling into the industry and is becoming more of a fa... continue reading »

Design Group, Barry-Wehmiller International merge to form consulting platform

Barry-Wehmiller Design Group and Barry-Wehmiller International have officially merged to form a single, unified consulting platform, which will operat... continue reading »

Lamb Weston opens expanded operations in Washington

Lamb Weston joined with community and civic leaders on Oct. 16, to celebrate the completed expansion of its operations in Richland, Washington. The $2... continue reading »

Taylor Farms completes its largest solar installation

Taylor Farms has completed the company's largest solar panel installation to date. Located at Taylor Farms Pacific in Tracy, California, the new solar... continue reading »

Industry execs to discuss report on unsaleables reduction strategies

Industry executives will present the most effective strategies CPG retailers, manufacturers and suppliers can implement to reduce the annual $15 billi... continue reading »

Michigan fruit processor files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Cherry Growers Inc. (CGI) filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in U.S. Bankruptcy Court on Thursday, Aug. 31. Headquartered in Grawn near Tra... continue reading »

Nebraska seminar program helps food entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs looking to start a food business are encouraged to register for the National Food Entrepreneur Program offered by the University of Nebr... continue reading »