Food tray seal testing system launched by Proseal

Tray sealing specialist Proseal has launched a unique seal quality testing system that enables food manufacturers and processors to determine the idea... continue reading »

PMA’s Bob Whitaker to speak on E. coli outbreak prevention

With this winter’s romaine E. coli outbreak still weighing on many in his audience, produce safety leader Bob Whitaker will share his latest perspec... continue reading »

Incomec puffing and popping equipment to be available in US through Reading Bakery

Reading Bakery Systems (RBS), a manufacturer of innovative baking and process systems, has announced it will partner with Incomec, a Belgium-based man... continue reading »


Music-inspired potato chips from Frito-Lay ‘turn up the flavor’

Frito-Lay’s latest campaign involves three music-inspired flavor infusions of potato chips. “Turn Up The Flavor” includes three limited-time-... continue reading »

UC Davis, California wine grape grower experimenting with new methods

[caption id="attachment_10439" align="alignright" width="300"] In collaboration with UC Davis Cooperative Extension viticulture specialist Kaan Kurtur... continue reading »

New Mexico State University makes commitment to chile pepper research

After 10 years of arduous work, New Mexico State University’s Chile Pepper Institute has finally funded its $1 million endowment chair. The endowed... continue reading »

Specialty potato product maker Rite Stuff Foods bought by Frostkrone Group

Quickly expanding German company Frostkrone Group recently announced the acquisition of Idaho potato processor Rite Stuff Foods Inc. "We have had g... continue reading »

BrightFarms adding greenhouses in Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina

BrightFarms has announced plans for expansion with new sustainable greenhouse farms in New England (Central Massachusetts), New York (Hudson Valley) a... continue reading »

AFFI debuts listeria-prevention website, Food Safety Zone

The American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) unveiled the Food Safety Zone at during the 2019 AFFI Frozen Food Convention. Shared with... continue reading »

USDA sanctions four produce businesses for PACA violations

Three produce businesses in California and one in New York were recently sanctioned by the USDA for failing to pay awards previously ordered under the... continue reading »