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More Americans eating prepared food, USDA study reports

A newly released report from a U.S. Department of Agriculture study shows Americans are eating prepared food more often. The USDA’s Adult Eating ... continue reading »


Compac Sizer Simulator designed to improve productivity of produce companies

Compac has launched the Sizer Simulator, which enables fruit and vegetable packhouses to improve the skills of operators and prepare to assess incomin... continue reading »


Food-Origins aims to take blockchain all the way back to the field

At a busy office in a famous California valley, a small team of entrepreneurs, coders and customer reps work on a data-gathering blockchain system tha... continue reading »


BrightFarms sells locally grown salads in Ohio Valley Walmart stores

BrightFarms has introduced locally grown packaged salads at select Walmart stores in stores in Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Grown in Brigh... continue reading »


Ocean Mist Farms expands organic, convenience product lines

Ocean Mist Farms is offering three new products this winter to consumers. The company has expanded its organics line to include Brussels sprouts and g... continue reading »


Baldor Specialty Foods restructures management team

Baldor Specialty Foods has begun a strategic company restructuring plan. The goal of the plan is to unify and simplify the organization, enhance busin... continue reading »


New allergen kits designed to prevent product cross-contamination

Dynamic Conveyor Corporation now offers an Allergen Kit to accompany its DynaClean sanitary conveyors. The new Allergen Kits are designed to prevent p... continue reading »


Eagle Packaging rebrands as EndFlex

Eagle Packaging Machinery LLC will operate under the new name EndFlex LLC, effective immediately. Company ownership and staff will not change. EndF... continue reading »


LiteSpeed Cleanroom door designed for hygienic operations

Rite-Hite’s new LiteSpeed Cleanroom door offers a high-speed solution to operations that demand cleanroom environments. Meeting Good Manufacturing P... continue reading »


IFCO North America names vice president of operations

IFCO, a supplier of reusable plastic containers for fresh food packaging, has appointed Jon Heyler as vice president, operations, for IFCO North Ameri... continue reading »