Crunch Pak introduces new snacking item for kids

Crunch Pak has extended its snacking line for kids with Disney and added an organic Snacker for distribution at Costco. The product will include organ... continue reading »

California creates new produce safety program

The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) has created a new unit within its Inspection Services Division called the Produce Safety Prog... continue reading »

Pittas to become PMMI president

The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies (PMMI) has appointed Jim Pittas as president and CEO effective Feb. 1. Pittas succeeds Chuc... continue reading »

Sign-up now open for fruit ripening class

Registration is now open for the 24th Annual Fruit Ripening and Ethylene Management Workshop to be held on the University of California Davis campu... continue reading »

Project Juice launches smoothie delivery service

Project Juice, a San Francisco-based plant-powered food and beverage company, has launched a new way for customers across the country to experience th... continue reading »

Duravant to acquire Key Technology

 Equipment manufacturer Duravant has signed an agreement to acquire Key Technology, manufacturer of digital sorting, inspection, conveying and proces... continue reading »

Canadian Produce Marketing Association launches food safety fund

Understanding that a food safety incident in one commodity group or segment could have devastating repercussions throughout the industry, the Canadian... continue reading »

BioSafe Systems introduces broad-spectrum bactericide/fungicide

SaniDate 15.0 from BioSafe Systems has received a label enhancement for the treatment of process water used in the packing of raw commodities, such as... continue reading »

New Smart Drier to make vegetable production safer

Haith has released the Smart Drier to fight ongoing issues with drying of things like potatoes. The company argues that most packing lines still us... continue reading »

Oregon IFT Food Ingredient Expo comes to Portland

 The Oregon Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Food Ingredient Expo, called FIX, will come to the DoubleTree Lloyd Center in Portland, Oregon on M... continue reading »