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Cryopak acquires gel-pack manufacturing segment of cold storage company

Cold chain solutions company Cryopak has acquired the gel-pack manufacturing segment of Garden State Cold Storage (GSCS). The acquisition allows Cr... continue reading »

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Canadian company acquiring Ohio-based specialty food manufacturer

Canada-based Lassonde Industries is acquiring The Zidian Group, which operates Ohio-based specialty food manufacturer Summer Garden Food, for $235 mil... continue reading »

Another 25 companies sign on with traceability network ReposiTrak

Twenty-five additional produce companies, including an industry pioneer with roots dating to the 1860s, have joined traceability and regulatory compli... continue reading »

Duravant launches aftermarket equipment service network

Equipment manufacturer Duravant has launched Lifecycle Services, a global network of aftermarket organizations supporting its automated solutions for ... continue reading »

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Caulipower evolution continues with appointment of new CEO

Vegetable-based frozen food manufacturer Caulipower has named veteran industry investor Tyler Ricks as its new CEO. The move is part of the continuing... continue reading »

USDA investing $83M to help boost domestic fertilizer production

The USDA is investing $83 million in 12 states in domestic fertilizer projects designed to strengthen competition and lower costs for U.S. farmers, ra... continue reading »

ReposiTrak adds 20 produce companies to traceability network

Traceability and regulatory compliance network ReposiTrak has added 20 new produce companies to its ReposiTrak Traceability Network. The network us... continue reading »

Bioinsecticide approved for emergency use on tomatoes in third EU country

A Vestaron bioinsecticide targeting tomato leafminer is now approved for use in three EU countries after Cyprus granted growers emergency access. T... continue reading »

Candor debuts reusable cold packaging solution

A new cold chain solution from transportation company Candor Expedite allows pallet and box-sized frozen and refrigerated shipments to travel by regul... continue reading »

Grimmway Farms acquiring California fresh-cut produce operation

Global produce leader Grimmway Farms has agreed to purchase the assets of San Miguel Produce Inc. and will integrate its fresh-cut greens operation. ... continue reading »