Supplier News

December, 2018

Meyn at IPPE 2019: Let’s work!

Meyn will participate in the International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) 2019, which takes place in Atlanta, Georgia at the Georgia World Congress Center from February 12-14...

Marel celebrates grand opening of R&D facility

On Nov. 29, Marel celebrated the grand opening of its new building in Boxmeer, Netherlands. The extensive two-floor office wing, as well as the expanded production area and the renewed...

Ishida merits award for multihead weigher

Toshiharu Kageyama, mechanical engineer with Ishida Research and Development in Japan, was awarded the 62nd Kyoto Inventors Award for his invention: the oval-shaped 18-head multihead...

Korea's HJF purchases second Infrabaker oven

Infrabaker International, which specializes in the development and production of infrared applications for the food industry, has announced that HJF, a leading Korean supplier of quality...

Kemin study offers clean label alternative to synthetic antioxidants

Kemin Industries, a leading provider of shelf-life extension and food safety solutions that help manufacturers protect their food and beverage products, shared results of a recent...

Bettcher signs distribution agreement with Grasselli

Bettcher Industries, Inc. has announced that it has entered into a multi-year distribution agreement with Albinea, Italy-based Grasselli S.p.A and Grasselli SSI covering selected equipment...

FPSA expands board of directors

During its Nov. 15 board meeting, the Food Processing Suppliers Association's Board of Directors and Executive Committee voted to expand with the addition of three new members. This...

JBT hires Lowery as executive vice president

JBT Corp., a leading global technology solutions provider to high-value segments of the food and beverage industry, has announced that Bryant Lowery has joined JBT as executive...

November, 2018

Meyn, Cabinplant named equipment suppliers for new Norway poultry plant

Norwegian food company Norsk Kylling has signed contracts with leading equipment suppliers Meyn and Cabinplant for its new poultry processing plant in Orkanger, Norway. Machinery and...

FSNS hosts South African agricultural leaders

Food Safety Net Services (FSNS), the San Antonio, Texas-based national network of ISO 17025 accredited testing laboratories, will participate in a training program that provides...

Marel Poultry invests in robotics research

Marel Poultry has announced that it is investing in FlexCRAFT, a Dutch university research program into the development of cognitive robotics for agri-food processing, which recently...

AOAC-RI certifies Hygiena UltraSnap Surface ATP Test

Hygiena, a global leader in rapid food safety and environmental sanitation testing has announced the AOAC Research Institute has issued its Performance Tested Method certificate...

Baader Linco donates innovative stunning system to Auburn University

Baader Linco, a global supplier of poultry processing equipment, has donated an innovative newly developed above-ground controlled atmosphere stunning system to Auburn University....

First live poultry vaccine to combat multiple and untreated diseases in U.S.

Merck Animal Health has announced the launch of INNOVAX-ND-IBD, the first live vaccine in the U.S., made with biotechnology that protects against three highly infectious diseases in...

Meyn America promotes Russell to vice president of sales USA

Meyn America LLC has announced that Jay Russell will assume the position of vice president of sales USA. Russell will work side by side with Eric Nolten, vice president commercial...

Triangle’s Changeover Wizard wins PMMI Technology Excellence Award

Triangle Package Machinery Co.'s new Changeover Wizard was given the Technology Excellence award in the baking and snack category at Pack Expo International in October. This was the...

Gainco names Collup sales director

Gainco, Inc., a U.S.-based manufacturer of yield enhancement and yield tracking systems and equipment for poultry, meat and other food processing operations, has announced that Samuel...

Jerger-Schatz promoted to managing director of Maurer-Atmos Middleby

Denise Jerger-Schatz has been promoted to managing director of Maurer-Atmos Middleby GmbH based in Reichenau, Germany. In her new position, she will be responsible for the day-to-day...

October, 2018

Provisur achieves SQF Certification for food grade paper manufacturing

Provisur Technologies, Inc., a global leader in innovative food processing technologies, has announced the achievement of SQF Certification by the Safe Food Institute for the safe...

Meritech launches campaign to benefit Edesia Nutrition

Meritech has announced that it will donate $1.00 for every pair of hands washed at the company's booth during the SupplySide West 2018 trade show to Edesia Nutrition, a non-profit...

CMS promotes Buice to engineering manager

Cantrell Mechanical Systems (CMS), a food systems equipment manufacturer and logistics, solutions and millwright services company, has promoted Ben Buice to engineering manager. In...

FPSA reports milestone exhibit sales ahead of PROCESS EXPO 2019

The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) announced that it has surpassed a key milestone in its exhibit sales campaign for PROCESS EXPO 2019, which will be held Oct. 8-11,...

Harpak-ULMA, Rockwell Automation to deliver smart packaging machines

Harpak-ULMA, the industry leader in complete packaging line solutions for food, medical, bakery and industrial products, announced it has joined the Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork...

Marel welcomes Kuhlmann as new president, North America

Marel Inc. has announced that Jan Erik Kuhlmann has joined the company as the new president – North America region, effective Oct. 22, 2018.  Kuhlmann joins Marel with over...

Foster Farms will use reusable bins to improve sustainability, safety

Foster Farms, the largest poultry processor on the West Coast, has announced that they will be streamlining their internal processing operations with the help of supply chain solutions...

FPS Food Process Solutions opens first U.S. office in Georgia

FPS Food Process Solutions, a Canada-based freezing and cooling component manufacturer, has set up a new parts and service center in Cartersville, Ga. The new location, which is one...

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...