food processing

Early registration open for 2024 Food Automation & Manufacturing Symposium and Expo

Early registration for the 2024 Food Automation & Manufacturing Symposium and Expo is now open for food and beverage manufacturing companies and i... continue reading »

Washington growers honored with annual awards

An executive from Washington-based tree fruit company Stemilt has been honored with the Silver Pear award at the Washington State Tree Fruit Associati... continue reading »

FreshEdge adds Arkansas-based produce distributor to growing porfolio

Arkansas-based KT Produce has joined FreshEdge, a family of fresh food distribution companies backed by private equity investment firm Wind Point Par... continue reading »

G&R Farms promotes Werner to sales manager

Southeast Vidalia onion grower G&R Farms has promoted senior team member Ronald “Kelby” Werner to sales manager. Werner has 10 years’ exp... continue reading »

Illinois processing facilities among small businesses eligible for $1.8M in grants

Small processing facilities, food businesses and farms in Illinois can apply for funding through a $1.8 million grant program until Jan. 31. The Il... continue reading »

Premier Tech introduces new robotic nut sorting machine

Premier Tech has introduced a new robotic nut sorting machine with a processing capacity of up to 5,000 pounds per hour. The Prairie SCP-2100 Robot... continue reading »

Equipment manufacturer Vanmark now stocking parts in Netherlands

Produce processing equipment manufacturer Vanmark will now stock parts for its machines at parent company Grote Co.’s facility in the Netherlands to... continue reading »

SunOpta names former Calavo leader new CEO

Plant-based food and beverage company SunOpta Inc. has named Brian Kocher, former head of avocado grower and ready-to-eat provider Calavo Growers, as ... continue reading »

JBT launches new spiral oven with upgraded airflow technology

Food and beverage technology company JBT has launched an updated version of its spiral oven featuring a patented double-impact airflow technology desi... continue reading »

Kronen washing machine tests yield positive results for lettuce

A year-long research project involving Kronen’s newly developed HEWA washing machine has yielded positive results in an industrial setting for fresh... continue reading »