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StePac expands easy peel recyclable film structures

Fresh produce packaging innovator StePac Ltd. has expanded its range of top seals with new solutions to boost the retail fresh produce packaging secto... continue reading »


Fresh Produce Procurement Reform Act introduced, lauded by United Fresh

On Sept. 21, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-Connecticut) introduced the Fresh Produce Procurement Reform Act — legislation that will give USDA the to... continue reading »


Organic Grower Summit adds soil health practices workshop

An in-depth workshop on soil health practices and strategies employed in organic production systems that can build resilience to climate shock has bee... continue reading »


Canada to accept tested leafy greens from Salinas Valley

On Sept. 14, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) announced it will accept either pre-harvest or finished product testing as part of its requir... continue reading »


Fresh-Lock to showcase latest zipper style closures at expo

Fresh-Lock closures will showcase its expanded portfolio of closures at PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2021, Sep. 27-29, at booth #2316 in Central Hall. In ... continue reading »


Key to introduce next line of VERYX digital sorters

Key Technology will introduce its VERYX 2.0 line of digital sorters at PACK EXPO Las Vegas, booth #C-4225, Sept. 27-29 at the Las Vegas Convention Cen... continue reading »


Reusable Packaging Association announces exhibitors for PACK EXPO pavilion

The Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) is hosting its 11th Reusable Packaging Pavilion at PACK EXPO Las Vegas, Sept. 27-29, with RPA member exhibit... continue reading »


Senate ag committee chair Stabenow to present keynote at United Fresh Washington

Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-Michigan) will keynote Wednesday morning’s General Session Breakfast, at 8 a.m. ET Sept. 22, during United Fresh 2021 Was... continue reading »


FDA announces winners of low-cost traceability awards

The FDA has announced the 12 winners of the FDA New Era of Smarter Food Safety Low- or No-Cost Tech-Enabled Traceability Challenge. From the time t... continue reading »


Baby iceberg lettuce two-pack coming from Josie’s Organics

Braga Fresh will debut its new Josie's Organics baby iceberg lettuce two-count package at the 2021 Organic Produce Summit. The show is Sept. 15-16 ... continue reading »