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Salmonella outbreak linked to BrightFarms salads declared over

The FDA, along with CDC and state and local partners, investigated a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium infections linked to the consumpti... continue reading »


American Frozen Food Institute members now have access to IRI data

The American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) — the food trade association representing all segments of the $65.1 billion frozen food industry — and I... continue reading »


Mettler-Toledo launches new series of metal detectors

Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection launches a next-generation series of metal detection systems that deliver a fresh dimension to the food inspection m... continue reading »


TOMRA Food showcases ‘game-changer’ for cherry industry

TOMRA Fresh Food plans to unveil its revolutionary new Cascade Singulator for cherry singulation at Fruit Attraction, the international trade exhibiti... continue reading »


Mission Produce opens 262,000-square foot facility in Laredo

Avocado leader Mission Produce celebrated the opening of its largest forward distribution center, located in Laredo, Texas, on Sept. 29. A M King p... continue reading »


Wax impact on produce safety focus of CPS study

Food-grade waxes are applied to a number of produce items before storage and distribution to control post-harvest decay and extend shelf life. Whil... continue reading »


Microgreens show increased functionality in study

Starting decades ago as fashionable, high-value gourmet greens, today microgreens have gained popularity among consumers for their nutritional profile... continue reading »


Food Safety Modernization Act training grants coming from USDA-NIFA

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) will invest $10 million in 21 grants to develop and i... continue reading »


Glenroy names sustainable flexible packaging portfolio ‘TruRenu’

Glenroy, a leading sustainable flexible packaging company and the exclusive converter of the premade STANDCAP Pouch, announced Sept. 27 at PACK EXPO L... continue reading »


Key, Exeter announce partnership to distribute potato sorting system

Key Technology and Exeter Engineering have announced the formation of a sales and service partnership in North America. Under the terms of the agreeme... continue reading »