Processing equipment provider Hillenbrand to acquire FPM in $730M deal

Processing equipment provider Hillenbrand will acquire Schenck Process Food and Performance Materials (FPM) business, a portfolio company of Blackston... continue reading »

Producers have until May 31 to complete Census of Agriculture questionnaires

Producers have until May 31 to complete USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) questionnaires for the 2022 Census of Agriculture. Fed... continue reading »

Atlas Copco offers new side channel blowers DB series

Industrial equipment manufacturer Atlas Copco has expanded its vacuum pump portfolio with the side channel blowers DB series, a noncontact, low-noise ... continue reading »

REYCO Systems launches reconfigured oil removal system

Leading oil removal system manufacturer REYCO Systems has launched a new product which utilizes advanced technology to provide minimal crumb buildup a... continue reading »

Fresh Del Monte enters distribution partnership with plant-based food company

Fresh Del Monte and has formed a partnership with food production company Vertage to expand distribution options. The produce giant will support th... continue reading »

Zucchini, peppers and carrots are among the visible vegetables

Vegetable processing company investing $19 million in New Mexico facility

Vegetable processing company Oro is investing $19 million in a new facility in New Mexico’s Santa Teresa Border Zone. Construction will begin on ... continue reading »

Mondelez International opens $50 million R&D center in New Jersey

Mondelez International Inc. has opened its $50 million Global Research & Development Innovation Center in Whippany, New Jersey. The global snac... continue reading »

Packaging company SIG opens $80 million production plant in Mexico

Food and beverage packaging company SIG’s $80 million production plant in Mexico is online after 12 months of construction, creating 200 jobs. Th... continue reading »

Long-time leader of UNL’s Food Processing Center retiring after 43 years

Jill Gifford, manager of the Food Entrepreneur Program with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Food Processing Center, is retiring May 31 after a ... continue reading »

Growers can have a field day at Purdue Extension event

Purdue Extension’s annual Fruit and Vegetable Field Day offers growers networking and educational sessions on topics including biological controls a... continue reading »