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Weltec Biopower to start work on food waste-to-heat biogas plant in South Korea

Weltec Biopower is about to start work on a biogas plant in South Korea that will transfer food waste into heat in an integrated gas boiler. The se... continue reading »


Smarter software advances robotic palletizing capabilities

The continual expansion in the number of SKUs and packaging variations in the food and beverage sectors, combined with the growing need to deliver pal... continue reading »


Patent for nature-based bitter blocker announced by Blue California, Conagen

Vertically integrated technology company Blue California and biotech innovator Conagen jointly announced the patent filing for a new, nature-based b... continue reading »


Plastic-free packaging made from sugarcane waste developed by Israeli startup

W-Cycle, an Israeli foodTech startup has developed SupraPulp, plastic-free packaging made of sugarcane waste that is fully compostable, safe, yet dura... continue reading »


FDA proposes new end-to-end traceability rule

The FDA has proposed a new rule that lays the foundation for the end-to-end food traceability across the food industry that it will be working towar... continue reading »


AquaHD, Automated Produce Equipment announce water processing partnership

Automated Produce Equipment (APE) has announced a partnership with AquaHD for the purpose of supplying cutting-edge water processing technology. Ma... continue reading »


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Traceability systems widely used among leafy greens producers

A survey of member companies operating under the California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement shows that producers are capable of quickly tracking prod... continue reading »


Fledging chip maker Roots to open facility in Eastern Idaho

Fledging potato chip company Roots Chips has been approved to open a small production facility in Bingham County, Idaho. According to the Bingham ... continue reading »


Registration open for PACK EXPO Connects virtual event

Attendee registration is now open for the industry’s newest web-based event, PACK EXPO Connects 2020, (Nov. 9-13) produced by PMMI Media Group. P... continue reading »


Reps for Biden, Trump campaigns to ‘tangle’ during United Fresh Washington

Representatives of the Trump and Biden presidential campaigns will tangle live at the United Fresh Annual Washington Conference, advocating their case... continue reading »