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Location a key factor to vertical farming success

The recent IDTechEx report, "Vertical Farming 2022-2032," details the economic and technological factors shaping this rapidly growing industry. Ver... continue reading »


Fresh Del Monte partners with Stord on cloud supply chain solution

Stord, the Cloud Supply Chain leader, and Fresh Del Monte, are collaborating on a solution that will utilize Stord's Cloud Supply Chain solution and F... continue reading »


Top 20 fruits and vegetables sold in the US

According to The Packer's Fresh Trends survey, by the International Fresh Produce Association, 82% of consumers said they bought packaged produce in 2... continue reading »


Grote Company announces new controller, engineering manager

Grote Company has hired Aaron Thomas as controller for PFI, while Brad Eley is promoted to engineering manager. [caption id="attachment_14281" alig... continue reading »


CEA event

CEA Summit East features latest in indoor growing

CEA Summit East will be Oct. 25-26 at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (IALR) Conference Center in Danville, Virginia. Indoor Ag-Co... continue reading »


SOMIC Packaging hires industry veteran for Western sales

SOMIC Packaging has added veteran Stacy Schmeiser as the new Western Regional sales manager. Based in Phoenix, he brings 30 years of experience to the... continue reading »


Local Bounti opens high-tech controlled environment agriculture facility in Georgia

Local Bounti Corp. has begun farming operations at its new innovative controlled environment agriculture (CEA) facility in Byron, Georgia. "We are ... continue reading »


new sustainable wine brand

New wine brand Juliet launches in recycled material packaging

Juliet has launched its brand of luxury boxed wines, which come in a cylindrical container called Eco-Magnum. Debuting with a 2021 Sauvignon Blanc ... continue reading »


Berkeley Lights Inc. and Aanika Biosciences identify antimicrobial peptide to increase food safety

Berkeley Lights Inc., a digital cell biology company, and Aanika Biosciences, a biotech startup using edible microbial tags to improve food safety, ha... continue reading »


Label, sticker and decal options for food & beverage applications

While they may seem the same, labels, stickers and decals are different—and have separate uses. Empire Screen Printing, manufacturer of screen pr... continue reading »