Supplier News

May, 2022

Bettcher announces the passing of Paul Schroeder, long time Regional Sales Manager

Bettcher Industries, Inc. regrets to announce the sudden passing of Paul A. Schroeder, age 58, a long-time company employee. Schroeder was the company’s Regional Sales Manager...

Marel to acquire Wenger, global leader in processing solutions for food processing and agriculture

Marel is pleased to announce an agreement to acquire Wenger Manufacturing LLC, a global leader in processing solutions focused on pet food, plant-based proteins, and aqua feed. The...

Poultry vaccine manufacturing facility becomes first Boehringer Ingelheim’s certified as carbon neutral

Boehringer Ingelheim U.S. Animal Health today announced that its poultry vaccine site in Gainesville, Ga., has received carbon neutral certification, the first of its U.S. sites to...

Frontmatec and AIRA join forces to capitalize on robot potential

Frontmatec has acquired the remaining shares to take a 100% ownership of AIRA. In October 2018, Frontmatec entered a partnership with Spanish robotics specialist, AIRA with a 40% acquisition...

3M Petrifilm Plate Reader Advanced wins gold at 2022 Edison Awards

3M Food Safety was named a 2022 Edison Awards gold winner in the Commercial Technology category for its 3M Petrifilm Plate Reader Advanced. The Edison Awards globally recognize, honor...

Fiberstar brings its latest innovations to 2022 IFFA in Germany

Fiberstar recently launched a next generation of TX products called Citri-Fi TX20 which provides meat-like texture and thickening power with minimal flavor impact in meat substitutes...

Admix showcased advanced mixing technologies at Anuga FoodTec

Admix Europe, ApS, global manufacturer of hygienic mixing equipment serving the food/beverage, cosmetic, pharmaceutical industries, participated during the last Anuga FoodTec, a leading...

Columbia PSI, LLC, continues to invest and grow its Denver operations with Control Design and Manufacturing acquisition

Rick Goode, Chairman and CEO of Columbia Machine Inc., has announced the acquisition of Control Design & Manufacturing (CD&M) assets on March 31, 2022. Located in Englewood...

April, 2022

FPSA members elect new Officers, Board of Directors

The Food Processing Suppliers Association held its Annual Meeting on Wednesday, March 23rd, and in addition to its normal business, members elected the new FPSA Board of Directors...

TOMRA announces new brand strategy, affirming future direction and broader role

TOMRA Food has unveiled a new brand strategy that highlights the value it creates for customers and food production worldwide, spotlights the ambition it shares with customers, and...

Admix announces acquisition of Danish company Diaf Pilvad ApS

Admix, Inc., a global manufacturer of industrial mixing equipment serving the food/beverage, chemical, cosmetic, and pharmaceutical industries, today announced the acquisition of Diaf...

Infrabaker International announces expansion of its U.S. division, Infrabaker USA.

Infrabaker USA has announced the installation of an Infrabaker R&D unit in the new state-of-art testing facility at the Food Discovery Center in St. Louis. The company is proud...

Grote Company announces new facility in The Netherlands

Grote Company, a manufacturer of reliable, top-quality food slicing and assembly equipment, has announced the opening of a new facility in The Netherlands to better serve EU (European...

Messer to meet growing demand with new Air Separation Unit in McGregor, Texas

Solar panels will supply energy for the Air Separation Unit making it the first plant of its kind in the U.S. Messer announced an over $50 million investment to build a large-scale...

Harpak-ULMA automated packaging line unveiled at PTC’s Corporate Experience Center

Harpak-ULMA Packaging, PTC and Rockwell Automation partner to demonstrate the power of augmented reality for human productivity and downtime avoidance Harpak-ULMA and Rockwell Automation...

TOMRA celebrates 50th Anniversary by announcing World Without Waste mission

TOMRA, the global provider of advanced collection and sorting solutions, celebrated its 50th anniversary on March 31, 2022. Each of the Group’s four divisions - Collection, Food...

March, 2022

Kemin Industries celebrates 61 years of transforming lives

Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer that strives to sustainably transform the quality of life every day for 80 percent of the world with its products and services, is...

Busch Vacuum Solutions opens service center in Pennsylvania

Busch Vacuum Solutions USA, one of the largest manufacturers of vacuum pumps, blowers, compressors, and systems, has announced the opening of their new 19,000 square foot Service Center...

Interstate Warehousing expanding Anderson, IN cold storage warehouse facility

Interstate Warehousing has announced an expansion is coming to its newest facility in Anderson, IN. “We are excited about the opportunity to grow our business in Anderson,”...

February, 2022

JLS announces facility expansion

JLS Automation plans an expansion project for its headquarters in York, PA. The project will focus exclusively on expanding production space to accommodate rapidly growing consumer...

Recently launched IFFA Contactor becomes a permanent industry search engine

Starting with IFFA 2022, the newly named "IFFA Contactor" will provide comprehensive information on all exhibitors and their innovations – all year round and always up to date...

Acquisition of the TVI holdings by the MULTIVAC Group is completed

Following the planned departure of Thomas Völkl as Managing Director and Company Partner of TVI Entwicklung und Produktion GmbH on December 31, 2021, MULTIVAC Sepp Haggenmüller...

Cargill develops AI tools to assess poultry flock health

Cargill is assembling a portfolio of artificial intelligence-driven technologies, through proprietary development and strategic partnerships, to help broiler producers manage their...

Between digitalization and new food trends: the top themes at IFFA 2022

2022 is IFFA year and the industry is looking forward with great anticipation to its most important meeting place to discuss innovations on the top themes of automation, digitalization...

January, 2022

JBT president and CEO, Brian Deck, to speak at IPPE

JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT) is pleased to announce the President & CEO, Brian Deck, will speak to IPPE visitors on Wednesday, January 26, 2022, 9:30AM EST in the JBT booth (C12743...

IPPE 2022 extends Early Bird pricing to January 21

According to a press release published by the organizer, the 2022 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) is extending its early bird pricing of $75 through Jan...

IFFA is the place to be, says Director Schmid-Wiedersheim

In an interview published by the organizer via a press release, IFFA Director Johannes Schmid-Wiedersheim discusses the sector’s wish for personal encounters, the reorientation...

Case Study: Customized packaging solutions for a large producer

Large poultry producer utilizes OK Sealer’s bag sealer expertise and knowledge to reduce costs and increase efficiencies. One of the largest poultry producers focused on improving...

Handtmann honored as a ‘Best Company to Work for in the Nation’

The National Association for Business Resources has named Handtmann, Inc., of Lake Forest IL as one of the Top 100 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation. Handtmann...

Novipax’s role in lowering food waste highlighted on EARTH TV series

Novipax, a leading absorbent manufacturer with a significant presence in the fresh protein and produce markets, was featured in an episode of the world-renowned television series,...