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Vanmark’s new Asia facility now operational, shipping equipment

Potato and produce processing equipment provider Vanmark has started shipping products from its new Bengaluru, India facility. Three Peeler/Scrubber/... continue reading »


Plant-based coating that prevents pathogens, spoilage in food developed by Rutgers

Aiming to produce environmentally friendly alternatives to plastic food wrap and containers, a Rutgers scientist has developed a biodegradable, plan... continue reading »


ValTara’s SleekWrapper i65 designed for hard-to-handle products

The ValTara SleekWrapper i65 sets the bar when it comes to flow wrapping hard-to-handle products, such as soft baked goods, tortillas, fresh produce, ... continue reading »


Packaging provider nVenia appoints Paul Ferrandino to VP of sales

nVenia, a packaging solutions company within the Duravant family, has appointed Paul Ferrandino as senior vice president of sales. Ferrandino will... continue reading »


Sammy Duda to become CEO of Duda Farm Fresh Foods in ’23

Sammy Duda has been chosen to be Duda Farm Fresh Foods' next CEO. He is currently the family-owned company's president. This decision to promote Samm... continue reading »


Western Growers report on Inteligistics’ InteliCool

Study: InteliCool improves cold chain efficiency by 30%

Western Growers Center for Innovation and Technology (WGCIT) recently assisted Inteligistics, a WGCIT partner, in the evaluation of Inteligistics’ I... continue reading »


Drought hits Northern California hard, affecting processing tomato production

As California toils through a third consecutive drought year, many Sacramento Valley farmers, well known for supporting waterfowl that stop along the ... continue reading »


Resources available for COVID booster shot clinics for farmworkers

As the 2022 season gets into full swing and labor crews arrive to farms, COVID-19 outbreaks are still a risk for growers and their workers. Despit... continue reading »


Key improves Auto Diverter for vibratory conveyors

Key Technology has introduced a new and improved Auto Diverter for its Iso-Flo vibratory conveyors. Ideal for bulk product and packaging distributi... continue reading »


TOMRA highlights partnership with large Chinese potato processor Snow Valley

TOMRA recently highlighted its partnership with Snow Valley Group, a productive Chinese potato cultivation, growing and processing entity. Snow Val... continue reading »