Supplier News

August, 2017

JBT Corp. expands executive team

JBT Corp. said it will create two leadership positions among its executive ranks, specifically in its Protein and Liquid Foods divisions, the Chicago-based company said in a news release...

Middleby Corp. posts solid Q2 net income gains

Elgin, Ill.-based Middleby Corp. said higher sales at two of its food equipment divisions helped fuel a 5.5-percent increase in net income in the second quarter despite a slight dip...

Passport division teams up with analytics firm

Passport Food Safety Solutions Inc. said its PassTrac Analytics division has signed an exclusive industry partnership with PurePredictive, a predictive and prescriptive analytics company...

3M hygiene monitoring system wins industry award

3M Food Safety said its 3M Clean-Trace Hygiene Monitoring and Management System was named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the Best New Product or Service of the Year — Health...

Bunting Magnetics to debut advanced metal detection devices

Bunting Magnetics Co. will display its upgraded line of closed loop tunnel-style metal detectors for the food packaging industry at the upcoming Pack Expo, the company said in a news...

Praxair offers new freezing and snowing system

Praxair Inc. plans to display its ColdFront ultra-performance flighted freezer, which is designed to help customers produce individually quick frozen (IQF) products, at the FPSA Process...

Metl-Span insulated panels provide cold-storage advantages

Metl-Span of Lewisville, Texas, recently supplied about 52,000 sq. ft. of its 26-gauge insulated metal panels (IMPs) to provide thermal efficiency and all-weather control to a refrigerated...

Kadri appointed president, CEO of Diversey ahead of spin-off

Sealed Air Corp. has named Ilham Kadri president and CEO of Diversey, where she will be responsible for establishing Diversey as a standalone business in the hygiene and cleaning industry...

Kemin launches color protection simulator

Kemin Industries has introduced a new color protection simulator to its website as part of its North America Food Technologies division. The digital slider tool illustrates color loss...

Cantrell updates its turkey organ harvester

Gainesville, Ga.-based Cantrell announced changed to its Turkey Heart and Liver Harvester to improve the durability of the machine and improve safety for the operator, the company...

Panduit releases electrical system testing solution

Panduit Corp. has announced the North American release of its groundbreaking VeriSafe-Absence of Voltage Tester, providing a safer environment for electrical workers to check plant...

CMS names Buell sales manager east of the Mississippi River

Gainesville, Ga.-based CMS has appointed Stanley Buell its new eastern U.S. sales manager, serving customers east of the Mississippi River, the company said in a news release. Buell...

July, 2017

Marel to buy Sulmaq, expanding Latin American presence

Marel will pay an undisclosed price to acquire Sulmaq, a pork and beef processing solutions provider based in southern Brazil. Marel — a global provider of advanced equipment...

Eriez expands metal detection unit as demand surges

Erie, Pa.-based Eriez has boosted its staff and expanded its metal detection manufacturing space in response to a strong sales increase in the last year, the company said in a news...

PolyConversions launches solution for ‘donning and duffing’

PolyConversions Inc. has introduced what it calls a garment that allows quick and easy “donning and doffing,” the company said in a news release. The VR Multi-Use Gowns...

AAMP members donate meat products to Kentucky food bank

American Association of Meat Processors (AAMP) members have donated a variety of meat products to the Salvation Army of Lexington, Ky., at the conclusion of the recent 2017 American...

noax Technologies wins 2017 Red Dot Design Award

A panel of design experts have awarded the prestigious 2017 Red Dot Award to noax Technologies for its S21 WP Industrial PC with PCAP tough technology, the German company announced...

Admix to showcase updated mixing portfolio, services

Admix Inc. is preparing to promote its line of mixing, milling and powder portfolio that the company says will deliver lower operating costs, reduced energy consumption and improved...

Marlen to debut mixing, dicer machines at Process Expo

Marlen International Inc. plans to launch several new processing equipment tools at Process Expo in Chicago, the company said in a news release. Riverside, Mo.-based Marlen will showcase...

Case study: Economical and reliable packaging with a central vacuum supply

As one of the largest pork processors in Poland, Prime Food Sp. z. o.o. manufactures various types of sausages, ham and fresh meat products. All sausage goods are packed in a user-friendly...

Neogen develops fast Listeria test system

Neogen Corp. announced that it has developed an innovative test that can detect Listeria in environmental samples in less than 60 minutes without the need to enrich samples...

Roka signs co-marketing pact with PURE

Roka Bioscience Inc. has signed a comarketing and supply agreement with PURE Bioscience to market PURE's line of antimicrobial disinfecting and sanitizing processing aids to the food...

Cargill makes strategic investment in Delacon

Cargill Inc. and Delacon have announced a strategic partnership that will enhance the market for natural, plant-based feed additives on a global scale to address changing consumer...

NuTEC launches rebranding effort, new logo

NuTEC Manufacturing is marking its fourth decade in business by initiating a rebranding effort that includes a complete rredesign of the company logo. The New Lenox, Ill.-based maker...

CERTUS launches bio-contained pathogen detection system

CERTUS, an innovator in food safety technologies, has announced entry into the food safety industry with the launch of the CERTUS System for rapid pathogen detection and environmental...

Sid Adkins named general manager at Gainco

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

Meyn announces executive changes

Last Wednesday Meyn announced changes within its sales and service organization. JD Reece is now national account manager for Meyn America, after working in Meyn USA sales for many...

Tomra introduces the chicken woody breast detector

Using established, patented technology, Tomra has expanded the range of applications for its offering in the meat and poultry sector. The Tomra QV-P is the world’s first in-line...

Van Hees GmbH celebrates 70th anniversary

This year, Van Hees GmbH (Walluf, Germany) celebrates its 70th anniversary. The company, which delivers its products to more than 80 countries wordwide, is among the the leading suppliers...

Neogen expands food safety genomic testing

Neogen Corporation announced the availability of next-generation sequencing services for the food industry, which will enable food companies to accurately identify all bacteria in...