Facility Operations

Supply chain solutions company CHEP appoints new CEO of Americas

Food and beverage supply chain solutions company CHEP has appointed a logistics veteran as its new CEO of Americas, a newly created position. Xavie... continue reading »

New Jersey-based produce company expanding product availability

Edible Garden, a controlled environment agriculture producer of locally grown, organic and sustainable produce, is expanding its product availability.... continue reading »

Registration open for 100th USDA Agricultural Outlook Forum

Registration is open for the 100th USDA Agricultural Outlook Forum, a hybrid event set for Feb. 15-16 in Arlington, Virginia. The 2024 forum, theme... continue reading »

Nominations sought for 2024 Strip-Till Innovator

Nominations for the 2024 Strip-Till Innovator awards are open until Jan. 31. The awards honor outstanding leaders of the conservation-tillage industry... continue reading »

Early registration open for 2024 Food Automation & Manufacturing Symposium and Expo

Early registration for the 2024 Food Automation & Manufacturing Symposium and Expo is now open for food and beverage manufacturing companies and i... continue reading »

New partnership aims to help small SC farms achieve GAP certification

A new partnership is helping South Carolina farmers achieve Good Agricultural Practices certification – a crucial step for producers searching for m... continue reading »

Illinois processing facilities among small businesses eligible for $1.8M in grants

Small processing facilities, food businesses and farms in Illinois can apply for funding through a $1.8 million grant program until Jan. 31. The Il... continue reading »

Products achieve machine vision and imaging standard certification

Five products have been certified as standard-compliant at the Fall 2023 PlugFest, a testing and validation event of machine vision and imaging hosted... continue reading »

Premier Tech introduces new robotic nut sorting machine

Premier Tech has introduced a new robotic nut sorting machine with a processing capacity of up to 5,000 pounds per hour. The Prairie SCP-2100 Robot... continue reading »

Equipment manufacturer Vanmark now stocking parts in Netherlands

Produce processing equipment manufacturer Vanmark will now stock parts for its machines at parent company Grote Co.’s facility in the Netherlands to... continue reading »