PMMI awards $15K in scholarships

The PMMI Foundation has awarded three $5,000 scholarships to university students at four-year PMMI partner schools, studying for a career in the packa... continue reading »

Braga Fresh hires Pereira as VP of operations, will oversee COVID safety efforts

Braga Fresh has hired Colby Pereira as its new vice president of operations. In her new role, Pereira will support the company’s overall farming ... continue reading »

United Fresh promotes McEntire to senior VP of food safety & technology

United Fresh Produce Association today announced the promotion of Jennifer McEntire, Ph.D., to the position of Senior Vice President, Food Safety &... continue reading »

Duravant names Blom as managing director of Food Processing EMEAI

Duravant LLC, a global engineered equipment and automation solutions provider to the food processing, packaging and material handling sectors, announc... continue reading »

Del Monte Fresh exec Danny Dumas resigns, Cerioli to expand role with company

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. announced that Danny Dumas resigned from the company effective May 29. [caption id="attachment_10938" align="a... continue reading »

TOMRA Food announces potatoes category director

TOMRA Food has announced Marco Colombo as its new global director of potatoes. He joined TOMRA in February after 10 years with Lamb Weston Meijer. ... continue reading »

Duravant names Key exec Louis Vintro as new chief technology officer

Duravant stayed in the family for its new chief technology officer. The global engineering and automation systems provider has named Louis Vintro a... continue reading »

Mariani to head California League of Food Producers exec committee

Michael Mariani, Mariani Packing Co., was elected as CLFP's 2020-21 chair at the 2020 annual board of directors meeting held on April 30. Mariani is a... continue reading »

Fast-growing Terra Exports adds news finance director

Terra Exports, a global fresh fruit sourcing company, has hired Laura Paternostro as its new chief financial officer. She will work out of Terra Expor... continue reading »

Braga Fresh adds new head of marketing, product development

Produce marketing executive Kori Tuggle joined Braga Fresh in a new position at the company as its vice president of marketing and product development... continue reading »