Taylor Farms

Fire at Taylor Farms’ Salinas facility leads to evacuations, shelter-in-place order

An April 13 fire at Taylor Farms' Salinas, California produce processing facility led to evacuations of the area. According to the Salinas Californ... continue reading »

Walmart honors Taylor Farms as food supplier of the year

Taylor Farms was recognized as Walmart’s 2022 Supplier of the Year within the Food category, announced at the 2022 Walmart Supplier Growth Forum. T... continue reading »

How supply chain issues are affecting bagged salad producer

Between COVID-19-related labor challenges, inflation and rising costs, and the recent trucker protests, which blocked major trade routes between Canad... continue reading »

Taylor Farms acquires Curation Foods from Landec Corp.

Taylor Farms has acquired Curation Foods, a producer of packaged salads, green beans and fresh-cut vegetables. The announcement came Dec. 13 that T... continue reading »

Taylor Farms tabs industry vet Pezzini to oversee internal growing operations

Taylor Farms recently hired Joe Pezzini to the position of senior director of agricultural operations, effective Oct. 11. Joe Pezzini Pezzini, a nat... continue reading »

Taylor Farms recognized by Whole Foods awards program

Taylor Farms has been recognized by Whole Foods Market as a winner of the grocer’s ninth-annual Supplier Awards, taking home the honor of Supplier o... continue reading »

Taylor Farms expands to Canada with FreshPointe acquisition

Taylor Farms has announced the acquisition of FreshPoint’s Toronto operations, which was effective March 28.  The fresh-cut vegetable operation ... continue reading »

Taylor Farms, Western Growers pledge $1 million apiece to Center for Produce Safety

Two of the fresh produce industry’s leading organizations are each donating $1 million to Center for Produce Safety (CPS), to continue that group’... continue reading »

Taylor Farms partners with public health officials, National Guard to vaccinate employees

Salinas, California-based Taylor Farms announced COVID-19 vaccinations started March 9, for over 1,200 employees at the Yuma, Arizona facility as a... continue reading »

Taylor Farms’ Batti to chair Center for Growing Talent’s board in 2021

Center for Growing Talent (CGT) has announced that Leonard Batti, vice president at Taylor Farms, will serve as the chair of the organization’s boar... continue reading »