Supplier News

May, 2017

Visit Patty Paper at the AAMP show

Patty Paper, Inc. (PPI) will exhibit a wide variety of select grade papers that are FDA-approved for use in the meat, deli, snack and grocery industries July 20 – 22 at the AAMP...

3M Molecular Detection Assay 2 - E. coli O157 earns official distinction by AOAC

3M Food Safety announced that its 3M Molecular Detection Assay 2 - E. coli O157 (including H7) has been granted First Action status through the Official Methods of AnalysisSM program...

Interpack 2017: Record exhibitor participation, international attendance

At the recent staging of interpack 2017, the world’s leading international trade fair for the packaging sector and related processing industries, a record 2,865 exhibitors showcased...

New owners for world’s leading manufacturer of stunning tools

Frontmatec, the global supplier of customized equipment, solutions and software for the red meat industry, has entered into an agreement to acquire the world leading manufacture of...

Kemin Industries opens new facility in Russia

Kemin Industries has opened its Russian manufacturing and laboratory facilities in Lipetsk. The new facility for the Kemin subsidiary Kemin Industries (Lipetsk) LLC is located...

Food industry door maker to build $3 million factory

Weiland Inc. has announced plans to construct a new 60,000-square-foot manufacturing and office complex on Highway 81 near Norfolk, Neb., where it will move its entire industrial door...

PS Seasoning & Spices receives SQF Level 2 certification

PS Seasoning & Spices recently received its SQF (Safe Quality Food) Level 2 certification. SQF is a comprehensive HACCP-based food safety and quality management certification system...

2017 Process Expo to feature interactive innovations showcase, awards program

For the first time, Process Expo, taking place Sept. 19-22 at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, will offer an interactive Innovations Showcase and awards program...

Sausage separation 2.0: Award given for industrial design for sausage cutting machines

The new generation of INOTEC sausage cutting machines was awarded by Germany’s most traditional design institution iF International Forum Design GmbH in Hannover. The “iF...

Cantrell Promotes Jeff Saunders to GM for engineering/service/parts sales

Cantrell has promoted Jeff Saunders to general manager for engineering/service /parts sales. Saunders joined Cantrell in 2013 as manager of its parts department. He has nearly 30 years...

Weber Maschinenbau merges with packaging machine maker, leader in curing technology

Management and partners of Breidenbach-based Weber Maschinenbau GmbH have announced that Schröder Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG, based in Werther, Westphalia, has joined the...

Kemin releases new video on how to retain fresh color

The Food Technologies division of Kemin Industries, a provider of shelf-life extension and food safety solutions for food and beverage industries, recently released a new video: “Color...

CAT Squared releases case study on activity-based costing

To maximize profitability, companies must have a firm grasp of what it costs to manufacture and process each product. This becomes increasingly challenging for large companies with...

Urner Barry announces product launch with "Fundamentals of the Pork Trade from Farm to Table"

Urner Barry is proud to announce the long-awaited debut of "The Pork Book: Fundamentals of the Pork Trade from Farm to Table." "The Pork Book" is the second book in a series of industry...

3M honored for its technology innovations at 2017 Edison Awards

In 1902, Thomas Edison was still an avid inventor. His ingenuity and scientific pursuits resulted in technologies that would impact the everyday living for millions of people. Also...

April, 2017

ProFood Tech brings together 9,500 F&B professionals

Nearly 6,500 attendees with buying power and 3,000 exhibitor personnel came together last week to make the first-ever ProFood Tech a success. Held April 4-6 at McCormick Place in Chicago...

Novozymes and Boehringer Ingelheim announce strategic collaboration in probiotics for poultry hatcheries

Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health and Novozymes have announced a strategic collaboration to develop and commercialize probiotics for global poultry production. The parties will focus...

3M Food Safety technology designated as AOAC Performance-Tested Method

3M Food Safety announced its 3M Petrifilm Lactic Acid Bacteria Count Plate has been awarded AOAC Performance-Tested Method, Certificate #041701 for a variety of foods -- making it...

Prime Label Consultants approved as accredited continuing ed provider

Prime Label Consultants (PLC) has been approved as a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR), the credentialing...

FSNS certification, audit awarded BRC Certification Body of the Year

Food Safety Net Services Certification & Audit (FSNS C&A), a worldwide provider of certification and audit services and audit programs for the food safety industry, has been...

PMMI announces Jim Pittas as next president and CEO

Senior Vice President Jim Pittas will succeed Charles D. Yuska as president and CEO of PMMI, the Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, owner and producer of the Pack...

12 tips for Interpack 2017

Getting to the fairgrounds: 1. Public transportation is recommended to get to the fairgrounds. From downtown Düsseldorf, Tram No. U78 goes to the North Entrance, Tram No. U79...

Admix announces product line-up for Interpack trade fair

Admix Europe ApS will be showcasing several flagship products along with new mixing services specials at the Interpack Trade Fair in Dusseldorf, Germany on May 4-10. For 100 percent...

FPSA announces launch of 2017 Defeat Hunger campaign

The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) has launched the 2017 Defeat Hunger campaign, which is scheduled to run from the spring of 2017 through the last day of PROCESS...

Ripe opportunities in $11 billion North American packaging market

PMMI, the Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, will exhibit at interpack (Düsseldorf, Germany; May 4–10) and showcase our ability to help the packaging...

Walton’s purchases Nebraska-based Advantage Food Equipment

Wichita-based family-owned-and-operated Walton’s Inc. has acquired Advantage Food Equipment & Supplies Inc., located in Omaha, Neb. Advantage Food distributes seasonings...

Interpack Alliance – New brand name for all Messe Dusseldorf processing & packaging fairs

  The new label “interpack alliance” will in the future include all international events organized by Messe Düsseldorf within its processing & packaging portfolio...

Can extreme shelf-life also look attractive?

One of the most important factors in the meat industry is to protect products from spoilage, whether on the shelf or during the journey getting there. Also important is the appearance...

To-Jo Mushrooms Tony Summa nominated to AMI Penn State advisory committee

To-Jo Mushroom’s Tony Summa has been nominated to serve on the American Mushroom Institute’s Penn State advisory committee. Summa brings with him almost 20 years of mushroom...

PMMI members showcase innovations at interpack 2017

More than 210 members of PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, will showcase global processing and packaging machinery solutions at interpack (Düsseldorf...