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Viva Fresh Expo in San Antonio now canceled

The 2020 Viva Fresh Expo has been canceled due to the increased concern for the health and safety of the exhibitors and attendees. Going forward, the ... continue reading »


Enclosures protect vacuum pumps from cleaning agents

In order to ensure the highest standards of hygiene, food producers and processors are obliged to clean their machinery regularly via washdowns. To... continue reading »


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US relaxes hours-of-service rule for food transportation amid coronavirus outbreak

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a national emergency declaration to provide hours... continue reading »


EPA expands lists of disinfectants that can be used against coronavirus

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is releasing an expanded list of EPA-registered disinfectant products that have qualified for use again... continue reading »


LGMA offers leafy greens industry tips on containing coronavirus spread

As the U.S. steps up efforts to contain the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, the California LGMA has share some important facts about lettuce and t... continue reading »


Researcher confirms COVID-19 isn’t foodborne, offers consumer tips on staying safe

In the face of the current worldwide COVID-19 outbreak, many questions about the safety of fresh fruits and vegetables have arisen. According to Aman... continue reading »


Excellence in Reusable Packaging Award nomination period now open

The Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) is now accepting nominations for the ninth annual Excellence in Reusable Packaging Award. This award recogni... continue reading »


Viva Fresh Expo postponed, at least, due to coronavirus

Viva Fresh Expo 2020, scheduled for April 29-May 2 in San Antonio, will not go on as planned due to concerns of the spread of the coronavirus, it was ... continue reading »


PACK EXPO East draws 7,000-plus attendees

The fourth edition of PACK EXPO East drew a record-breaking 7,100-plus attendees to on Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, when it was hel... continue reading »


Key announces personnel moves for Pacific Northwest, Eastern Hemisphere

Key Technology, a member of the Duravant family of companies, has announced two personnel moves to its sales team. Pacific Northwest U.S. Jesus Acev... continue reading »