Potato Processor

Tiny tomatoes, summer-flavored potato chips among winners of PAC Global awards

Sunset Sprinkles Tiny Mighty Tomatoes and Miss Vickie's' line of Signatures potato chips have been recognized for packaging on the global stage by the... continue reading »

Vanmark adds machines to reduce water treatment usage

Vanmark, an industrial potato and produce processing equipment manufacturer, has introduced two new machines that reduce water treatment usage from th... continue reading »

New Potato Sustainability Alliance formed by US, Canadian potato industries

Key players in the U.S. and Canadian potato industries have created a new organization dedicated to sustainability in the potato sector — the Potato... continue reading »

USDA backs automation in specialty crop processing, farming

At $64.7 billion, specialty crops comprised one-third of U.S. crop receipts and one-sixth of receipts for all agricultural products in 2017. Many s... continue reading »

Lamb Weston introduces flat-style french fries for foodservice

Lamb Weston is looking to add something "more exciting" to the french fry market for foodservice operators. The company's Seashore-Style Flats have... continue reading »

Fries made from new potato varieties have less acrylamide, but unusual color

French fries made with the new potato varieties AF4296‐3 and Easton have much lower levels of a probable carcinogen than those made with Russet Burb... continue reading »

Potato processing equipment supplier Vanmark adds technical sales position

Vanmark, an industrial potato and produce processing equipment manufacturer, has added Jack Grote in a newly created technical sales role. [captio... continue reading »

Side Delights launching ‘Journey of a Potato’ educational video campaign

Side Delights is launching a new video campaign designed to educate consumers and potato buyers on the growing process of potatoes. The video — ... continue reading »

Key Technology adds to root crop portfolio with acquisition of Herbert

Key Technology has added to its potato and vegetable processing portfolio with the acquisition of Herbert Solutions. Herbert has established itself... continue reading »

TOMRA introduces 3A potato sorter

TOMRA Food has introduced the TOMRA 3A, a vision sorter for the separation of a range of foreign material from unwashed potatoes. Developed in res... continue reading »