Supplier News

October, 2018

MULTIVAC hires Chris Mason to lead the new TVI Processing Division

In January of 2017, MULTIVAC announced the acquisition of TVI, the market leader in protein portioning equipment, with strategic plans to enter the realm of protein portioning and...

Wincorp acquires Crystal Farms Mills

Generational Equity, a mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately held businesses, has announced the sale of its client, Crystal Farms Mills Inc., to Wincorp International. Based...

Bob Cox joins FSNS as to lead human resources

Food Safety Net Services (FSNS) has announced that Bob Cox has joined the company as senior vice president of human resources - CHRO. Cox brings a wealth of leadership experience...

PreciPak and VEMAG ANLAGENBAU announce partnership

PreciPak, a member of the Poly-clip System family, is pleased to announce their partnership agreement with VEMAG ANLAGENBAU GmbH, a globally recognized market leader in the thermal...

Lehnen named vice president sales and marketing for Maurer-Atmos Middleby GmbH

Frank Lehnen has been named vice president sales and marketing Maurer-Atmos Middleby GmbH. He will be responsible for leading sales and marketing strategy, activities and personnel...

Foodmate US names Ahrens as vice president of finance

Foodmate US has named Bryan Ahrens as vice president of finance. In his role, Ahrens will coordinate the company’s financial planning, and budget management functions and ensure...

MULTIVAC builds new center of excellence for slicers and automation solutions

In an official ceremony on Sept. 28, MULTIVAC directors Hans-Joachim Boekstegers, CEO, Guido Spix, CTO and COO, and Christian Traumann, CFO, turned the first spadeful of earth for...

CMS names Brent Edge manufacturing manager

Gainesville, Ga.-based CMS, a food systems equipment manufacturer and logistics, solutions and millwright services company in the food industry, has named Brent Edge as its manufacturing...

Neogen reports Q1 results

Neogen Corporation announced that net income for the first quarter of its 2019 fiscal year, which ended Aug. 31, increased 28 percent to $15,237,000, from the previous year's...

September, 2018

Meat industry supplier finalists for new PACK EXPO award

Show producer PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, has announced the finalists in the Technology Excellence Awards, a brand-new awards initiative that recognizes...

FPSA issues trend study for food processing equipment market

The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) released its latest five-year global Trend Study forecast — Food & Beverage Processing Equipment Market — in September...

Sealed Air to showcase top lines at PACK EXPO

PACK EXPO is rapidly approaching, and Sealed Air Corp. will showcase some exciting packaging and equipment system innovations that will be on display at this year's show in Chicago...

MULTIVAC’s X-Line Thermoformer packaging machine and more at PACK EXPO

MULTIVAC will display its X-Line Thermoform Packaging Machine, along with a variety of packaging equipment aimed at the food packaging industries, in booth S-2514 at PACK...

JLS adds new team members

JLS Automation has named two new members to its team—Marcus Franke as director of parts and service and Steele Burchell as project and application engineering manager. Franke...

Zopf named vice president of sales at Middleby Pet Food

Dieter Zopf has been named vice president sales of Middleby Pet Food Processing. In this role, he will be responsible for leading sales and project management in the global production...

AMSA welcomes Winpak as a sustaining partner

Winpak has joined over 40 other companies and institutions as a Sustaining Partner of the American Meat Science Association (AMSA). AMSA’s Sustaining Partner program recognizes...

Frontmatec enters into partnership with AIRA

Frontmatec has entered into an agreement to acquire 40 percent of the shares in ASSESSORAMENT INDUSTRIAL ROBÒTICA I AUTOMATITZACIÓ, S.L. (AIRA), a leading supplier of...

METTLER TOLEDO takes new approach to exhibit booth

At Pack Expo 2018, October 14-17, in contrast to its exhibitions in previous Pack Expo shows, METTLER TOLEDO Product Inspection will display its inspection systems in one large 7,920-sq...

August, 2018

Neogen's one-hour listeria test receives AOAC approval

Neogen's one-hour Listeria Right Now environmental pathogen detection system has officially achieved AOAC approval, the company announced in a press release. The approval...

Motion Industries CEO Breen passes away

Motion Industries, Inc., a leading distributor of maintenance, repair and operation replacement parts and a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company (GPC), is saddened to announce...

Cold pressure group drives HPP forward at annual meeting

More than 140 food and beverage processors from 80 companies and 10 countries attended the inaugural Cold Pressure Council (CPC) Annual Conference held June 18-20 in Itasca, Ill.,...

Tippmann recognizes OSU intern for excellence

In August, Tippmann Innovation recognized summer intern Usoshi Chatterjee, a graduate student from The Ohio State University, as a major asset to the company's Quick Freeze division...

PURE Bioscience closes on $1.5 million financing

PURE Bioscience, Inc., creator of the patented non-toxic silver dihydrogen citrate (SDC) antimicrobial, announced that it has closed on an approximately $1.5 million private placement...

Meyn acquires Italian-based enterprise Maxitech

Meyn Food Processing Technology BV announced today that the company has established Meyn Italy SRL, and acquired the assets of Maxitech SRL and Maxi STM, both Italian companies specialized...

Provisur Technologies acquires Hoegger AG

Provisur Technologies, Inc., a global leader in innovative food processing technologies, has acquired Hoegger AG, a privately-held provider of form pressing, separation and cook...

Cantrell adds international sales director, draftsman to team

Cantrell has named Scott Russell as director of international sales. Russell will be responsible for growing the company's international business for capital sales, projects, service...

Fleming joins Midan Marketing as natural meats brand specialist

Patrick Fleming, previously National Pork Board director of market intelligence and innovation, has joined the Midan Marketing team of industry experts. Fleming’s new position...

Kemin Industries, Aptimmune Biologics form Kemin Biologics

Aptimmune Biologics have announced their partnership in the global vaccine industry. As of July 31, 2018, Kemin is an equity shareholder in Aptimmune and has exclusive rights...

Excalibur employee wins AAMP Supplier of the Year award

Rick McLimans, a sales and marketing consultant with Excalibur Seasoning, has been named the 2018 F.W. Witt Supplier of the Year Award by the American Association of Meat Processors...

METTLER TOLEDO Product Inspection hosts grand opening of new HQ

The Product Inspection Group of METTLER TOLEDO, which manufactures product inspection systems for the food and pharmaceutical industries, hosted a grand opening event for their customers...