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Equity firm Arbor Investments names industry veteran first COO

Arbor Investments, a private equity firm focused on acquiring companies in food, beverage and related industries, has named its first chief operating ... continue reading »

Industry veteran Bassetti dies at 83

Robert “Bob” Bassetti, owner of B&B Produce and an industry pioneer, died Sept. 15 at age 83. Bassetti began his produce career at R&B ... continue reading »

Industry veteran Dolan named president of DMB Packing

Produce industry veteran Jeff Dolan has been named president of DMB Packing. He will oversee all growing, packing and shipping of fresh market tomatoe... continue reading »

Jenkins Freshpac Systems names new general manager

New Zealand-based Jenkins Freshpac Systems, a leading supplier of produce labels and postharvest packaging and automation solutions, has named a new g... continue reading »

Duravant names industry veteran president of newly formed global group

Global engineered equipment and automation company Duravant has named an industrial automation veteran its president of a newly formed group designed ... continue reading »

IFPA names new members to 2024 board

The International Fresh Produce Association has chosen new directors and officers for its 2024 board of directors. The group will begin its board serv... continue reading »

Agronomic farm management company names new chief revenue officer

An agricultural technology veteran has joined agronomic farm management company CropX as chief revenue officer. John Gates, who previously held lea... continue reading »

Garvey joins Vive Crop Protection as global business development director

Industry veteran Chris Garvey has joined Vive Crop Protection as global business development director. Garvey, with 40 years of industry experience... continue reading »

Kraft Heinz Co. to undergo executive transition

The Kraft Heinz Co. will have a new CEO effective Jan. 1, 2024. Carlos Abrams-Rivera, currently president of the company’s North America Zone, will ... continue reading »

Experienced HR professional joins JLS

A human resources professional with three decades of experience across several industries has joined robotic systems packaging producer JLS. Duane ... continue reading »