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Late harvest for Northwest sweet cherries didn’t hurt supply

Fresh Northwest-grown sweet cherries are still available in produce aisles nationwide, but only for a limited time. As this year's later-than-usual ch... continue reading »


Cloud-enabled temperature logger sticks on package like shipping label

Tive, a global provider of supply chain and logistics technology, has released Tive Tag, a cloud-enabled temperature logger that looks like a flexible... continue reading »


AppHarvest gets $50 million in USDA funding for high-tech indoor farm

AppHarvest, Inc., building large high-tech indoor farms to grow affordable, nutritious fruits and vegetables at scale, has secured $50 million across ... continue reading »


PFI adds new sales partners EPI Technical Sales and Pacific Packaging & Inspection

Precision Food Innovations (PFI), a manufacturer of sanitary conveying equipment, announced that it has teamed up with two new sales partners who will... continue reading »


Duravant adds new SVP and general counsel

Duravant has hired Chad E. Walker to the position of senior vice president and general counsel. In this role, Walker will drive Duravant’s global... continue reading »


Key Technology debuts reversible horizontal conveyor

Key Technology, a member of the Duravant family of operating companies, will introduce its reversible Zephyr conveyor at Pack Expo, booth S-3547. Z... continue reading »


Recyclable PET packaging with oxygen blocker keeps products fresh longer

Placon has a barrier material that keeps oxygen out while also having the ability to be thrown into the recycling bin. The OxyStar barrier material... continue reading »


Freezpak Logistics to expand cold storage facilities in US

FreezPak Logistics and BG Capital are partnering on new cold storage facilities in port-centric markets across the United States. The first project... continue reading »


Nabaco’s Brenton Field promoted to VP of Operations

Nabaco Inc. has promoted Brenton Field to vice president of Operations. Field has vast experience in both the produce industry and the United States A... continue reading »


NatureSweet debuts to-go packaging for tomatoes

NatureSweet, producer of snacking tomatoes, has introduced new palm-sized packaging that includes washed and ready-to-eat cherub tomatoes. The smal... continue reading »