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DNA-based traceability approach used in new food safety alliance

JBT Corporation, a technology solutions provider to the food and beverage industry, and SafeTraces, a food safety and traceability solutions provider... continue reading »


Produce Marketing Association adds general manager for Mexico

The Produce Marketing Association (PMA) announced the hiring of Rubén Ramírez as PMA General Manager in Mexico, a full-time position. Ramírez will ... continue reading »


Western Growers launches supply-chain risk management program

During a Forbes AgTech Summit session on moderated by Frank Yiannas, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Deputy Commissioner for Food Policy and... continue reading »


Robotics Zone coming to PACK EXPO Las Vegas in 2019

Robot use in the packaging industry has grown nearly 48% among consumer packaged goods companies. PACK EXPO Las Vegas (Sept. 23-25, 2019) is primed... continue reading »


Reusable Packaging Association elects new chairman, adds marketing executive

[caption id="attachment_10825" align="alignright" width="300"] Michael Wasson[/caption] Michael Wasson has been named the Reusable Packaging Associ... continue reading »


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Mango development for exportation focus of new initiative in the Philippines

AGRI Developments has announced the creation of mango development initiative in Central Visayas in the Philippines. The development will focus on prod... continue reading »


USDA issues PACA violations against five produce distributors

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has imposed Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) sanctions on five produce businesses for failing ... continue reading »


INFICON to debut new packaging leak detector at PACK EXPO

INFICON (www.inficon.com) is expanding its portfolio of non-destructive leak detection equipment to include the Contura S600, which features an oversi... continue reading »


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United Fresh updates fresh tomato supply chain safety audit standards

The United Fresh Produce Association has released an updated version of the Food Safety Programs & Auditing Protocol for the Fresh Tomato Supply C... continue reading »


Food traceability market expected to nearly double by 2025

A new study by Zion Market Research projects the food traceability technology market will nearly double by 2025. Food manufacturers, warehouse food... continue reading »