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Dole launches functional frozen fruit smoothie

Dole Packaged Foods LLC has come out with Dole Boosted Blends Berry Spark. It has a specific blend of nutrient-dense, ingredients to support brain and... continue reading »


Square Roots, GFS expand partnership with Wisconsin facility

Square Roots and Gordon Food Service recently celebrated their largest indoor farm to date, taking another step in their journey to build indoor farms... continue reading »


Grading and packing solutions for blueberry packhouses

Changes in the blueberry industry are bringing new challenges to packhouses. There are now pressures to improve both quantity and quality, as well as ... continue reading »


Calavo Growers names Helen Kurtz as new VP & GM, prepared foods

Calavo Growers Inc. has named Helen Kurtz as senior vice president & general manager of Calavo Prepared, the company’s prepared foods segment. ... continue reading »


Bubble detection sensor ideal for food safety analysis

A new Bubble detection sensor was just launched by Instrumems, a smart multi-sensor solutions provider. Easy to integrate into existing liquid cont... continue reading »


Sustainable band packaging for apples coming soon

Stemilt will launch its EZ Band sustainable 4-pack package for Rave and SweeTango apples this fall to offer consumers a recyclable packaging option an... continue reading »


The Produce Traceability Initiative launches Traceability Technology Working Group

The Produce Traceability Initiative (PTI), consisting of numerous key members, has created a group to prepare for implementing section 204 of the FSMA... continue reading »


Produce packaging with sustainable closures, labeling debuts

MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection now offers two more sustainable closure sealing and labeling solutions for fresh produce trays. The packaging sol... continue reading »


Late harvest for Northwest sweet cherries didn’t hurt supply

Fresh Northwest-grown sweet cherries are still available in produce aisles nationwide, but only for a limited time. As this year's later-than-usual... continue reading »


Cloud-enabled temperature logger sticks on package like shipping label

Tive, a global provider of supply chain and logistics technology, has released Tive Tag, a cloud-enabled temperature logger that looks like a flexible... continue reading »