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Flagship Foods plans new frozen food distribution center

Flagship Food Group will expand its manufacturing and distribution facilities in the Albuquerque, New Mexico area by creating a 76,000-square-foot fro... continue reading »


J D Neuhaus rolls out new series of air hoists

The latest Profi TI series air hoists from J D Neuhaus (JDN) are designed to ensures their suitability for a wide range of applications in the process... continue reading »


Salmonella outbreak affects pre-cut melons in Northwest

The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) is following up on a salmonella outbreak involving pre-cut watermelon, cantaloupe or fruit mixes con... continue reading »


Crunch Pak joins forces with The Produce Moms

Crunch Pak is joining the Produce Moms family of partners. The partnership will primarily focus on Crunch Pak Apple Rings and Crunch Pak’s kid-frien... continue reading »


Sonoco, Clemson will partner to develop packaging technologies

Packaging company Sonoco has announced a new research partnership with Clemson University: the Sonoco FRESH (Food Research Excellence for Safety and... continue reading »


Potato processor shares success with sustainability

German company Agrarfrost offers processed potato products, including french fries, specialty potatoes, potato chips and flakes. European processors h... continue reading »


Report compiles industry feedback to the 2011 produce rule

At the end of November, the Government Accountability Office released a report outlining the response from businesses to FDA’s 2011 produce rule, wh... continue reading »


USDA awards $24 million in food safety/nutrition grants

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has released funds to support research, education and Ex... continue reading »


United Fresh releases third quarter retail report

As consumers shift toward buying packaged goods online, fresh produce is playing a key role in attracting shoppers to stores, according to the United ... continue reading »


Whole Foods co-CEO to headline SEPC’s Southern Exposure

John Mackey, co-founder and co-CEO of Whole Foods Market, will be presenting the keynote address at Southern Exposure in Tampa, Florida on March 3, 20... continue reading »