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Matrix to showcase array of packaging, filling machinery at PACK EXPO East

Matrix Packaging Machinery and its master distributor brands are bringing its breadth of flexible packaging solutions to customers on the East Coast ... continue reading »


Tiny tomatoes, summer-flavored potato chips among winners of PAC Global awards

Sunset Sprinkles Tiny Mighty Tomatoes and Miss Vickie's' line of Signatures potato chips have been recognized for packaging on the global stage by the... continue reading »


The Coastal Companies acquires Lancaster Foods in produce merger

The Coastal Companies has acquired of Lancaster Foods from Guest Services Inc., a hospitality management company based in Fairfax, Virginia. Lanca... continue reading »


United Fresh conducting California tour stops in early March

United Fresh will kick off a week-long “All Roads Lead to San Diego” tour on Monday, March 2 with town hall events and member visits throughout Ca... continue reading »


Frozen food institute redesigns marketing program

As the American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) looks to enhance its value proposition with members, it has redesigned its sponsorship programs under a s... continue reading »


Vanmark adds machines to reduce water treatment usage

Vanmark, an industrial potato and produce processing equipment manufacturer, has introduced two new machines that reduce water treatment usage from th... continue reading »


New Potato Sustainability Alliance formed by US, Canadian potato industries

Key players in the U.S. and Canadian potato industries have created a new organization dedicated to sustainability in the potato sector — the Potato... continue reading »


USDA backs automation in specialty crop processing, farming

At $64.7 billion, specialty crops comprised one-third of U.S. crop receipts and one-sixth of receipts for all agricultural products in 2017. Many s... continue reading »


Cerf named chair of PMMI executive committee; Andersen first female to serve

PMMI, the Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, ushered in the new decade with a new executive committee. [caption id="attachment_... continue reading »


Lamb Weston introduces flat-style french fries for foodservice

Lamb Weston is looking to add something "more exciting" to the french fry market for foodservice operators. The company's Seashore-Style Flats have... continue reading »