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Black Gold Farms owners add transportation company

The Halverson family, owners and operators of Black Gold Farms, are getting into the transportation business. [caption id="attachment_13155" alig... continue reading »

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Up-and-down shipping industry can have big effect on produce transit

Shipping is an essential part of the food supply chain and a significant factor in everyone’s bottom line along the way. Transit costs can be vol... continue reading »

PalletOne buys Alabama-based Bay Wood Products

PalletOne has purchased Bay Wood Products, a pallet and crate manufacturer in Baldwin County, Alabama. "We are very pleased to welcome such a well-... continue reading »

New DeltaTrak logger offers real-time monitoring

DeltaTrak debuted its new FlashLink Real-Time Monitoring Solution at the United Fresh Expo in Chicago. This system combines the FlashLink Real-Time In... continue reading »

New Green Ox & Box shipping kit available

The Green Ox & Box, an all-in-one corrugated packing and shipping kit, is now available from Green Ox Pallet Technology. The kit offers cost savin... continue reading »

Sensor monitors fruit cargo

Fruits can quickly perish on their journey from the farm to the store, and current methods for measuring the temperature inside cargo containers are n... continue reading »

AMS streamlines import process for specialty crops

The Agricultural Marketing Service’s (AMS) participation in the government-wide International Trade Data System (ITDS) is expanding from a three-por... continue reading »

SIMBA updates touch screen, software

New updates to the SIMBA Touch Screen will give users greater control of the ability to monitor pack lines in real-time, know what is in inventory and... continue reading »

Schaefer Systems debuts new bulk container

Schaefer Systems’ Packaging Systems Division unveiled the newest addition to their bulk container family – GlobalStac – at this year’s PACK EX... continue reading »

The power of pallets

No offense to pallets, but as David Kalan puts it, they’re not very sexy. “It’s a sure guarantee at a cocktail party how to get people to wal... continue reading »