facility operations

Finding Value in the Production Process

http://youtu.be/hhO43CmnMGE Bob McClure, co-owner of McClure's PIckles, based in Detroit, Michigan, spoke at the Michigan Food Processing & Agribusin... continue reading »

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 »

Midwest Food Processors set for annual convention

The 110th annual Midwest Food Processors Association convention and 87th Processing Crops Conference will be Dec. 2-4  at the Kalahari Resort &am... 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 »

Fresh Ideas: Expanding our horizons – and yours

When I was a produce clerk, our store had just started to receive an exciting new product: pre-cut bagged salad. They occupied far less space than the... continue reading »

Key Technology introduces new conveyor for bulk foods

Key Technology introduces its new Sanitary Belt Conveyor for transporting bulk foods on processing and packaging distribution lines. It is designed fo... continue reading »

SmartStep system sanitizes worker footwear

Best Sanitizers announces its new HACCP SmartStep Footwear Sanitizing System. The HACCP SmartStep adds an additional layer of pathogen protection for... continue reading »

Dynamic Conveyor to introduce new systems at PackExpo

Dynamic Conveyor plans to introduce two new conveyor systems at the upcoming PACK EXPO in Chicago. The company will unveil the Eriez Xtreme... 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 »