Supplier News

November, 2018

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...

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...