Supplier News

July, 2014

Givaudan brings back real taste with the introduction of TasteSolutions

Flavor company Givaudan announced the launch of TasteSolutions Richness, a new generation of flavors for the food manufacturing industry. The new technology includes a complex blend...

HPP company opens new facility

Fresh Advantage, located in Danvers, Mass., is open for business. The company has over 100 years of experience in the manufacturing business and will now be offering High Pressure...

New white paper on leveraging stainless steel finishes on sanitary equipment

Apache Stainless and Mepaco announce a new white paper about stainless steel finishes for sanitary application industrial equipment. Mepaco is the food processing group in the Apache...

Cory Parr joins Birko as director of sales, east region

Cory Parr has joined Birko as director of sales, east region. Parr will be based in Alabama. “We’re pleased to welcome Cory to the Birko team,” said Philip Snellen...

Meat Industry Suppliers Alliance awards record number of scholarships

The Meat Industry Suppliers Alliance Foundation (MISAF) has awarded seven $10,000 scholarships to deserving students studying the meat sciences at universities across the country....

Cantrell receives U.S. patents for wing segmenter

Cantrell, a poultry and food processing equipment sales, parts sales and service company, has received three patents on its CWCS-8400 Wing Segmenter.Cantrell received US patents for...

Middleby Corporation Acquires Processing Equipment Solutions, Inc.

The Middleby Corporation has acquired the assets of high-tech manufacturer, Processing Equipment Solutions, Inc. (PES). This acquisition merges PES – a longstanding supplier...

Takasago names Chef Stefan Strehler as culinary specialist

Brian Buck, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Takasago Americas, announced the appointment of Chef Stefan Strehler as culinary specialist. In his new position, Chef Strehler...

Wonderware HMI software for machines and embedded systems improves manufacturing performance

Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management, has released a powerful new HMI software product as part of its market-leading Wonderware InTouch portfolio. Designed...

Vista Packaging acquired by ViskoTeepak

Vista International Packaging, LLC (Vista), a full-line food packaging supplier to the United States meat and poultry industries, announces the company has been acquired by ViskoTeepak...

Kemin Industries commissions Harris Poll to understand attitude of primary shoppers over ingredients

New research from Kemin Industries shows that the majority of grocery shoppers read ingredient labels before making meat purchases at least sometimes. The study, conducted by Harris...

2014 food safety ed schedule includes SQF, BRC, HACCP and Micro 101

Food Safety Net Services (FSNS), the market leader in food safety testing and audit services, today announced its third and fourth quarter Education Course Schedule taught by certified...

New sales territories for Prime Equipment Group

Two of Prime Equipment Group’s experienced sales reps will be taking on new territories, with Alexander “Sasha” Libin becoming Midwest USA sales manager and Buzz...

June, 2014

In Memoriam: A.J. Janosko

The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies (PMMI) has announced the sudden death of A.J. Janosko, director of expositions for PMMI, who died June 23 as a result of an...

Corbion Purac expands all natural portfolio

Corbion Purac is launching two new vinegar solutions to inhibit Listeria growth and extend shelf life naturally at this year’s IFT in New Orleans. Broadening the company’s...

Dow showcases ion exchange innovations at 2014 IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo

Launched at the 2014 IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo, the Director Services Food and Beverage Lab by Dow Water & Process Solutions makes product development easy. In the new...

JBT Corp. to market infrared oven system from Infrabaker International

JBT Corporation has entered into an agency agreement with Infrabaker International, a supplier of infrared cooking technology with offices located at Heeze, The Netherlands. Terms...

Multisorb Solutions for Extended Shelf Life to Be Showcased at IFT

Multisorb Technologies has announced it will be exhibiting at the IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo in New Orleans. The Expo brings together the industry's largest collection of food...

BioControl introduces new Listeria methods combining speed, accuracy

Food safety testing company BioControl Systems, Inc. has introduced two new Listeria detection methods for their Assurance GDS pathogen detection platform.    Assurance...

Marel Stork Poultry Processing celebrates 70 years in business in Hall County

More than 350 employees, North Georgia residents, industry dignitaries and elected officials celebrated the 70th anniversary of Marel Stork Poultry Processing June 14 at the Company’s...

R&D veteran offers poultry cutting courses

Industry product development veteran Gene Gagliardi is offering Creative Chicken Cutting -- a one-of-its-kind course designed to teach the techniques that he's learned decades in the...

Marel Poultry ShowHow demonstrates latest technology

Marel's Innovation Center in Lenexa, Kan., was busy during its latest Poultry ShowHow. This is the exclusive annual poultry event showcasing some of our best technology and allowing...

Prime Equipment Group adds new engineering resources

To continue its leadership position in innovation and reliability in the manufacturing of poultry processing equipment, Prime Equipment Group announced the addition of two new engineering...

Cooking bacon in a spiral convection oven offers advantages over other ovens

As the world’s appetite for bacon dramatically increased over the last few years, processors adopted a newer, faster technology for processing in high volumes – the linear...

Harpak-ULMA appoints regional sales manager

Harpak-ULMA has appointed Steve Silva as regional sales manager, Western states. Steve will be based out of Oregon and his territory will cover Alaska, Arizona, California, Idaho,...

May, 2014

Provisur leads in sanitary equipment design

Provisur Technologies, Inc. heavily depends on valuable input from industry experts and its processor partners to design the sanitary processing technologies of the future. The Equipment...

FSNS C&A adds SQF verification to battery of food industry audits

Food Safety Net Services – Certification & Audit (FSNS C&A) reinforced its industry position as an all-in-one food quality/food safety auditing and certifying third party...

United States Cold Storage growing in Salt Lake, serving West Coast

National public refrigerated warehouse operator United States Cold Storage (USCS) has been providing cold storage and logistics services in Utah’s metropolitan Salt Lake area...

Avure Technologies honored for role in Hormel Foods continuous improvement process

High pressure processing company Avure Technologies has been honored with a 2013 Spirit of Excellence Award from Hormel Foods Corp. The award recognizes the significant role the HPP...

Cantrell names Tatum national accounts manager for Pilgrim’s

Cantrell has named Ray Tatum as Pilgrim’s national accounts manager.Tatum, who joined Cantrell in 2008, will serve as Cantrell’s main contact with Pilgrim’s. He will...