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Mucci Farms adds two US locations to increase service area

Canadian greenhouse grower Mucci Farms has added two new U.S.-based facilities in Romulus, Michigan, and San Antonio, Texas. According to a news re... continue reading »


New proof-of-concept shows traceability platforms can interact

GS1 US, in collaboration with four leading solution providers, has confirmed that multiple traceability systems can interoperate to exchange informati... continue reading »


Trucking industry doesn’t escape COVID-19 disruption

The trucking and supermarket sectors have been dramatically altered by the effects of COVID-19. Almost everything that truckers and supermarket worker... continue reading »


PACK EXPO organizers win false association advertising lawsuit

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, won a lawsuit against Data Marketers Inc. doing business as LogiChannel for trademark... continue reading »


Key Technology offering virtual demonstrations, training

Key Technology, a member of the Duravant family of operating companies, offers food processors virtual equipment demonstrations, application tests and... continue reading »


Multi-functional beverages, better-for-you snacking among packaged trendsetters

The U.S. consumer packaged goods industry increased by 2.2% in 2019, outpacing 2018 growth of 2.0%, according to the eighth annual Boston Consulting G... continue reading »


Dehy, frozen, canned potato sales in retail spike during spring

Retail potato sales in the U.S. were up more than 30%, year-over-year, during the period of April 1 to May 17. That followed a first quarter that s... continue reading »


US to allow importation of carrots from Korea

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is authorizing the importation of fresh carrots from the Rep... continue reading »


Utz enters $1.5B agreement with Collier Creek, will go public

Utz Quality Foods, a leading U.S. manufacturer of branded salty snacks, and Collier Creek Holdings, a special purpose acquisition company, June 5 anno... continue reading »


¡Yo Quiero! Brands announces new facilities in Texas, Mexico

¡Yo Quiero! Brands — a Texas-based guacamole, salsa and queso producer — has announced the opening of a distribution facility in Rhome, Texas, an... continue reading »