Facility Operations

JLS to debut new case and tray carton loader at PACK EXPO

Robotic systems packaging producer JLS is debuting a new case and tray carton loader at PACK EXPO Sept. 11-13 in Las Vegas. The Hawk is compact, ma... continue reading »

Potato processor investing $415M in new production line at Idaho facility

Lamb Weston Holdings is investing $415 million in a new french fry processing line at its plant in American Falls, Idaho. The new line will expand ... continue reading »

Freezing and cooling equipment company acquires Oregon-based GEM Equipment

Global freezing and cooling equipment company FPS Food Process Solutions has acquired Oregon-based GEM Equipment, known for products including fryers ... continue reading »

New $40M program aims to aid agribusinesses in South Carolina

A new $40 million incentive program aims to bolster existing South Carolina agribusinesses and provide more markets for agricultural producers. The... continue reading »

Global engineered equipment company Duravant acquires NPI

Global engineered equipment and automation company Duravant has acquired National Presort LP, a Texas-headquartered manufacturer of automated parcel s... continue reading »

Maine broccoli producer voices concerns for state crop following pesticide sanctions

In the wake of the discovery of use of an illegal pesticide by a large Maine broccoli farm, one state producer voiced concern that consumers may lose ... continue reading »

Saf-T-Guard introduces new line of gloves

Saf-T-Gard International has expanded its line of disposable gloves with a new product made using a hybrid thermoplastic elastomer material. Ambi-G... continue reading »

Atlanta transportation technology company named to FSA list

Transportation technology company nuVizz has been named to the Food Shippers of America top 2023 Food Chain Technology list, recognizing the last mile... continue reading »

Former top FDA official joins startup technology company

Former Food and Drug Administration official Frank Yiannas has joined startup Internet of Things technology company Wiliot as a strategic advisor. ... continue reading »

MULTIVAC launches new flowpacking solution

MULTIVAC has launched a flexible flowpacking solution which supports the use of sustainable films and paper-based materials. The W 500 and the W 51... continue reading »