processing equipment

Food production machinery manufacturer investing $7.5M to expand operations

Commercial food production machinery manufacturer Ross Industries is investing $7.5 million to expand its facility in Fauqier County, Virginia. The ex... 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 »

Hillenbrand completes acquisition of FPM in $730 million deal

Global processing equipment provider Hillenbrand has completed the acquisition of the Schenck Process Food and Performance Materials business from Sch... continue reading »

Key Technology introduces new line of optical sorters

Food processing machinery manufacturer Key Technology has introduced its new line of food optical sorters. The COMPASS line includes next-generation i... continue reading »

Potato processor investing $415M in new production line at Idaho facility

Lamb Weston Holdings is investing $415 million in a new french fry processing line at its plant in American Falls, Idaho. The new line will expand ... continue reading »

Freezing and cooling equipment company acquires Oregon-based GEM Equipment

Global freezing and cooling equipment company FPS Food Process Solutions has acquired Oregon-based GEM Equipment, known for products including fryers ... continue reading »

New packaging solution helps handle fragile cherries

Cherries are fragile fruits, prone to bruise and quick to soften. When Danfrugt Skælskør A/S, a large Scandinavian grower of cherries, needed a reli... continue reading »

French lettuce cultivator Voie Verte benefits from new Kronen washing line

French company Voie Verte, which specializes in lettuce cultivation and sales, has installed a new washing line from Kronen to help optimize productio... continue reading »

Awards to honor best in Australian packaging and processing industries

Submissions are now open for the 2024 Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association Awards of Excellence. The awards celebrate achievem... continue reading »

$320M in USDA funding aims to strengthen food supply chains

Nineteen states are receiving a share of $320 million in federal funding designed to to strengthen food supply chains and create agricultural business... continue reading »