Supplier News

April, 2018

Arthur Handtmann passes away at 91

Arthur Handtmann, president of the Handtmann Group Advisory Board, passed away on April 14, 2018 in Biberach, Germany.  In a press release, the company noted that with his passing...

Neogen names Donofrio VP of Food Safety R&D

Neogen Corporation has named Robert Donofrio as vice president of food safety research and development. Donofrio had recently served as the director of this group of 75 scientists...

Bryan Rast joins American Coolair Farm Sales Division

Bryan Rast II has joined American Coolair as a sales representative in the Farm Sales Division. Rast works with American Coolair customers in greenhouse, poultry and dairy industries...

Foodmate US names Howard Saul as regional sales manager

Foodmate US has announced that Howard Saul has joined the company as national account manager for West Coast customers. Saul has 30 years’ experience working in the meat industry...

Intralox NEXT event draws 350, showcases conveyance innovation

The inaugural Intralox NEXT Conveyance Innovation Summit, held April 11-12 in New Orleans, La., drew 350 customers from the food, packaging and consumer goods distribution industries...

Meat industry suppliers raise over $100,000 for scholarships

The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) today announced that its Meat Industry Suppliers Alliance Foundation (MISAF) raised over $100,000 on Thursday, March 22 during the...

Tyson Foods recognizes suppliers of the year

Tyson Foods, Inc. has announced seven companies as winners in its thirteenth annual “Supplier of the Year” awards program. The awards were presented at a luncheon at Tyson...

Framarx/Waxstar receives BRC food safety certification

Framarx/Waxstar, a family-owned and operated waxed and coated paper manufacturer, has announced that the company has received a double AA rating from the British Retail Consortium...

Harpak-ULMA appoints Davis as regional sales manager

Harpak-ULMA has announced the appointment of Jeff Davis as regional sales manager responsible for the East Central region, which includes Michigan, Ohio and Indiana. Davis has a more...

Hagedorn named Neogen VP of food safety operations

Neogen Corp. announced today that Jerome Hagedorn has been named its vice president of food safety operations. In his new role, Hagedorn will be responsible for the manufacturing...

Coveris Holdings to sell Americas business

Global packaging manufacturer Coveris Holdings S.A. has entered into an agreement with TC Transcontinental to sell the company’s Americas packaging business for an aggregate...

New IAF-GFSI global partnership formed

The International Accreditation Forum (IAF) and the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI), a pillar of The Consumer Goods Forum, are pleased have formed a new partnership as part of...

JBT launches redesigned flagship website

JBT, one of the world’s leading solutions providers for the food and beverage processing industries, announced in early March the comprehensive relaunch of its online presence...

Tippmann Group celebrates golden anniversary in 2018

In 2018, Tippmann Group celebrates 50 years of doing business in the cold storage and construction industries. According to the company, when John Tippmann Sr. founded Tippmann Construction...

March, 2018

Malott appointed president/CEO at MULTIVAC

Effective July 1, 2018, Matt Malott, formerly vice president of sales and marketing of MULTIVAC, Inc., Kansas City, Missouri, will assume the position of president/CEO. Malott joined...

Nominations open for Charles Beard Research Excellence Award

USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation are accepting nominations for the Charles Beard Research Excellence Award through July 1. The goal of this award is to recognize outstanding...

Gunderson to lead Purdue’s Center for Food and Agricultural Business

Michael Gunderson has been named director of Purdue University’s Center for Food and Agricultural Business, effective May 1. He succeeds Allan Gray, who will assume the role...

METTLER TOLEDO product inspection moves to state-of-the-art facility

The product inspection group of METTLER TOLEDO has moved into a new state-of-the-art facility in Pasco County, Fla. The official company name will be METTLER TOLEDO Product Inspection...

USCS names Alderfer COO

United States Cold Storage (USCS), the Voorhees, N.J.-based public refrigerated warehousing and logistics services company, has promoted Larry Alderfer to the new position of chief...

Frontmatec acquires food equipment maker in China

Frontmatec has successfully completed the acquisition of Jining Xinglong Food Machinery Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (Xinglong), a supplier of equipment to the red meat industry in China...

Pavan and GEA join forces at Anuga FoodTec

A few months after acquiring the Italian Pavan Group, the technology group GEA will integrate the company into their booth (Hall 10.2, Stand A-090-C-119) from March 20-23 at Anuga...

Infrabaker International introducing new design at Anuga Foodtec

Infrabaker International perform regular live demonstrations of its newly designed R&D unit that will be on display during Anuga FoodTec 2018, March 20-23 at Hall 4.2, Stand E-050-052...

Birko achieves ISO 9001:2015 certification

Birko, a leader in providing food safety solutions for the protein, protein harvest, further processing, produce, and brewing and distilling industries, has received the rigorous ISO...

Marlen International to exhibit new food processing equipment at Anuga FoodTec

Marlen International, a global manufacturer of highly engineered food processing equipment and systems, and a member of the Duravant family of operating companies, will exhibit its...

Study: No residuals from peracetic acid, hydrogen peroxide in meat samples

In a newly published study, researchers have found that there are no long-term residues following application of up to 2000 ppm peracetic acid antimicrobial interventions used as processing...

ProMach acquired by Leonard Green & Partners

ProMach, a leader in packaging machinery solutions, announced today the completion of its acquisition by affiliates of Leonard Green & Partners from affiliates of AEA Investors...

Accles & Shelvoke adopts new brand identity

Following the acquisition by FRONTMATEC in 2017, Accles & Shelvoke has announced a change of their corporate identity to FRONTMATEC Accles & Shelvoke. The new identity for...

JBT Corp. reports double-digit sales, earnings gains in 2017

JBT Corp., a leading global technology solutions provider to high-value segments of the food and beverage industry with focus on proteins, liquid foods and automated system solutions...

Kalsec accepted to the Sustainable Agriculture Initiative Platform

Kalsec, Inc., a leading global producer of natural spice and herb flavor extracts, natural colors, natural antioxidants, and advanced hop products for the food and beverage industry...

Oddvin Sørheim named 2018 AMSA International Lectureship Award winner

The American Meat Science Association (AMSA) announced that Oddvin Sørheim has been selected as the 2018 AMSA International Lectureship Award sponsored by PIC. The...