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Sargento Foods’ Mike McEvoy serving as chair of American Frozen Food Institute board

The American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) elected new officers and directors to its board during its annual meeting at the 2019 AFFI Frozen Food Conv... continue reading »

Bühler Aeroglide elevates Andreas Kratzer to CEO

Bühler Aeroglide, a global leader in thermal process engineering and technology for food, feed and industrial materials, has announced the appointmen... continue reading »

Kraft Heinz names Anheuser-Busch’s Miguel Patricio as new CEO

[caption id="attachment_10583" align="alignright" width="300"] Miguel Patricio[/caption] Kraft Heinz has appointed Miguel Patricio as chief executi... continue reading »

Clarebout Potatoes founder becomes silent parter in farming equipment maker Dewulf

Jan Clarebout of Clarebout Potatoes, a Belgium potato-processing company, has become a major investor and silent partner in Dewulf. Clarebout, alon... continue reading »

Fox Solutions adds California-based sales rep

Food equipment supplier Fox Solutions has announced the hire of Thomas Summers as a new California-based regional sales representative. Summers bring... continue reading »

Women’s Foodservice Forum CEO Hattie Hill to retire

The Women’s Foodservice Forum (WFF) announced March 13 that Hattie Hill will retire as President and CEO. She will remain with the organization unti... continue reading »

Del Monte’s North America VP of sales stepping down after 15 years

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A. Inc. (“Del Monte”) has announced that Emanuel Lazopoulos, Senior Vice President, Sales, Marketing and Product Manage... continue reading »

BrightFarms hires Rural Media Group veteran as new CFO

BrightFarms, the leading supplier of local produce to supermarkets, has appointed Steve Campione as its Chief Financial Officer. “Steve is a world ... continue reading »

Tong Engineering adds two to project management team

Vegetable handling equipment manufacturer Tong Engineering has added two people to its project management team. “As our equipment advances, we ha... continue reading »