Supplier News

January, 2017

Multivac makes expert support a seven-day affair

Multivac, Inc. announced the expansion of its premier technical service offering for the U.S. market with the unveiling of DirecTech enhanced customer support. This new initiative...

Michael Rogers advances to customer service manager at Ossid

Ossid, powered by Pro Mach, promoted Michael Rogers to customer service manager to provide customers with prompt, high-quality product support, including emergency around-the-clock...

Risco celebrates 20-year anniversary

On Dec. 3, Risco USA celebrated its 20-year anniversary on historic Boston Harbor with a dinner cruise. The celebrants included employees, local customers and suppliers. Picture...

Handtmann expands U.S. sales team

Patrick McGady, national sales manager for Handtmann, Inc., recently announced the appointment of Brian Krumsee, previously territory manager for Illinois and Indiana, to a new key...

Multivac acquires a share in TVI

Effective Jan. 1, Multivac Sepp Haggenmüller SE & Co. KG acquired a 49.9 percent share in TVI Entwicklung und Produktion GmbH in Irschenberg. TVI is the market leader in meat-portioning...

Commodore is back this year at the 2017 IPPE in Atlanta

Going to IPPE (Jan. 31-Feb. 2) is the most efficient way to stay on top of all of the latest food safety information and operational technology in the meat & poultry industry....

The Dupps Company acquires Clapper Corporation

The Dupps Company has completed the acquisition of Clapper Corporation of Ankeny, Iowa. Founded in 1972, Clapper has built its reputation as a leader in protein co-products equipment...

Cantrell promotes Fowler to R&D manager

Mike Fowler has been named research & development manager for Cantrell, a leading poultry processing equipment, parts and service company. Fowler will oversee all the research...

Poultry inspection: X-ray works hard and smart

Poultry is processed in one of the harshest environments in the food industry, and as global appetites for these popular meats increase, so do the food safety expectations of regulators...

Corbion granted patent in Europe for improved potassium lactate production technology

Corbion's new method for producing aqueous potassium lactate solutions, now patented in Europe, is simpler and offers flavor, concentration and quality advantages over traditional...

Handtmann expands U.S. sales team

Patrick McGady, national sales manager for Handtmann, Inc., recently announced the appointment of Brian Krumsee, previously territory manager for Illinois and Indiana, to a new key...

December, 2016

Multivac announces Michael Johnson as regional sales manager

Multivac, Inc. welcomes Michael Johnson to the Multivac family as a regional sales manager in the Western Region, with a primary focus on the food industry in Alaska, Washington and...

Healthy Ohio Business Council honors The Dupps Company

The Healthy Ohio Business Council (HOBC) has recognized The Dupps Company as one of eleven Ohio companies with less than 300 employees to receive the Healthy Worksite Gold Award, its...

Heat and Control breaks ground on Spray Dynamics manufacturing facility

A groundbreaking ceremony was held on 4 November 2016 to celebrate the development of a new manufacturing site for Spray Dynamics. The new facility will be located in Union, Mo., and...

Robert Brodnick joins FSNS as chief science officer

Food Safety Net Services (FSNS), which operates in the microbial, chemical testing and auditing of food and nutraceutical products for the food safety industry, announced that Robert...

Hygiena to acquire food safety diagnostics business from DuPont

DuPont Nutrition & Health and Hygiena, a Warburg Pincus portfolio company that specializes in rapid food safety and environmental sanitation testing, announced that Hygiena will...

Stellar plant for Bell & Evans chosen ‘Fabulous Food Plant’ of the year

Stellar’s design-build project for premium poultry processor Bell & Evans in Fredericksburg, Penn., has been chosen as Food Engineering magazine’s December 2016 “Fab...

Virginia Tech awarded Mark C. Garvey Scholarship

The PMMI Foundation along with the Garvey Corporation has selected Virginia Tech as the recipient of this year’s Mark Garvey Scholarship in the amount of $2,500. PMMI, The Association...

Healthy Ohio Business Council honors The Dupps Company

The Healthy Ohio Business Council (HOBC) has recognized The Dupps Company as one of eleven Ohio companies with less than 300 employees to receive the Healthy Worksite Gold Award, its...

Farm to Pack Expo table

Daryl and Keith Shackelford’s experience in food production began on their family’s farm just outside of Kansas City. Under the Middleby Processing and Packaging division...

Corbion divests equipment division

Corbion has agreed to sell its Breddo-Likwifier division to Ensight Solutions LLC (a wholly-owned subsidiary of AmProd Holdings LLC) in order for Corbion to focus on high value-add...

Kemin Food Technologies expands fats and oils team

Kemin Food Technologies is introducing three new members in the fats and oils group: Jody Jenkin has joined the team as product manager; Chandra Ankolekar, Ph.D. is technical service...

FSNS appoints Denise Sikes vice president of human resources

Food Safety Net Services (FSNS) has appointed Denise D. Sikes as vice president of human resources. Sikes joins the company with 20 years of experience in developing, delivering...

Multivac supports international research project for food safety

The Quali Meat project, which is a three-year research project involving Bavaria and Austria, started recently with funding of one million euros. As part of a three-stage process under...

Eriez promotes Andrew Goldner to director-export sales

Eriez Vice President of Sales and Marketing Charlie Ingram announces the promotion of Andrew Goldner to director-export sales. Goldner rejoined Eriez in 2012 as export market development...

New generation of saws built for safety, ease of operation

Hollymatic, a manufacturer of portioning machines and food processing equipment since 1937, is marketing the Hi-Yield 16-5000 Saw for fresh and frozen meat, poultry, fish and vegetable...

New product inspection guides from Mettler Toledo

Four new product inspection guides from Mettler Toledo Product Inspection offer practical information designed to help manufacturers establish comprehensive checkweighing, metal detection...

Are you prepared to be more efficient with your plant maintenance in 2017?

CSB-System has added many new consultants to the ever growing team this year to help you optimize your business processes and make you more efficient in 2017. Cyndi Willems-Gibson...

Praxair enhances food freezing lab for customer product testing

Praxair, Inc. is expanding the services offered in its Food Technologies Laboratory with the addition of a production-sized ColdFront Cryo-Saver Tunnel Freezer. The newly designed...

November, 2016

Exclusive Q&A with LASKA managing director

In December 2015, Maximilian Laska took over the sales management of Austria-based machine manufacturers LASKA. The company has been run by the family for 136 years, and now the fifth...