cold chain logistics

Clear Lam to open new packing and innovation facility

In spring 2015, Clear Lam Packaging will open a new 25,000-square-foot Co-Packing Facility and Innovation Center at its Elk Grove Village, Illinois ma... continue reading »

C.H. Robinson to acquire Freightquote

C.H. Robinson announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Freightquote.com, Inc. for $365 million. The agreement is subject to certain custo... continue reading »

Allergen Alert: Proper labeling, rigorous manufacturing can help processors avoid problems

Drew McDonald knows the importance of accuracy in labeling allergens in foods all too well. The vice president of quality, food safety and regulatory... continue reading »

Shifting Shapes: Demand rises for unusual cuts of produce

It’s amazing what you can create with fresh fruit and vegetables and a knife these days. That’s what fresh-cut processors find as they re... continue reading »

United Fresh report profiles foodservice trends

The latest issue of United Fresh’s Fresh Insights for Foodservice report explores how innovative chefs are adding fresh fruits and vegetables to... continue reading »

Bayer CropScience launches award to recognize industry innovators

Bayer CropScience will honor a leader in the produce industry whose thinking, practices and use of technology enhance the role of produce in creating ... continue reading »

New Robinson Fresh operations facility opens

C.H. Robinson has begun operations out of a new, state of the art facility in Corona, California in order to provide Robinson Fresh customers with exp... continue reading »

Focus on Traceability: Companies tackle the issue in a variety of unique ways

Traceability is a major undertaking, offering a variety of different approaches ad points of emphasis. Three traceability specialists are running at s... continue reading »

Registration now open for 2015 Produce Inspection Programs

United Fresh Produce Association, in partnership with the USDA-AMS, is offering three expert-led Produce Inspection Training courses in 2015. This pro... continue reading »

Food safety firms announce partnership

Food safety training and certification body SCS Global Services (SCS) announced a partnership with SafetyChain Software, a provider of food safety cha... continue reading »