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MicroDried fruits, vegetables offer processing alternative

Milne’s Fruit Products are bringing a new process and uses to dried fruits and vegetables. Milne’s MicroDried products began in 2012 with fruits;... continue reading »

Processors earmark money for floor maintenance

Produce processors will agree that one of the most difficult aspects of any operation is keeping floors clean, which is why they earmark plenty of mon... continue reading »

Packaging technologies drive frozen produce market

The global market for frozen fruits and vegetables is projected to reach 28.2 million tons by 2020, according to a report from Global Industry Analyst... continue reading »

Raptor pallet wrapper designed for personalization

Muller LCS has launched the new Raptor HPL high profile turntable stretch wrapper for wrapping pallets. The Raptor HPL features Muller’s branding to... continue reading »

Lawmakers seek best approach to GMO labeling laws

Retail and consumer groups are going head to head as states across the country craft mandatory labeling laws for foods produced with genetically modif... continue reading »

Apio expands BreatheWay packaging technology

Apio is continuing to expand commercial applications of its BreatheWay membrane technology. BreatheWay is a modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) techno... continue reading »

Banana flour focuses on nutritional benefits

WEDO, a Utah-based company, is looking at expanding uses for its banana flour. WEDO Banana Flour is made with unripe green bananas. [caption id="a... continue reading »

Crunchies launches Freeze-Dried Beets

[caption id="attachment_5525" align="alignright" width="300"] Crunchies introduces the first vegetable in its line of freeze-dried snacks. Photo: Crun... continue reading »

Food Safety Net Services courses highlight prevention, quality control

Food Safety Net Services announced its education course schedule for the year, with courses being offered from February to October. Courses have been ... continue reading »

Scientist develops antimicrobial wash for produce

Sometimes it takes time to find a winning formula. That’s how it was with First Step+ 10, according to Joshua Gurtler, an Agricultural Research Se... continue reading »