Supplier News

May, 2015

All-electric, no-oil forming machine

For more than 45 years, Provatec has produced Swiss-quality machinery for the food industry. Our years of experience have helped us engineer this ecological and energy-efficient machine...

JLS celebrates 60th anniversary

Although Founder’s Day 2015 will appropriately serve as the actual 60th anniversary, the entire year will be a celebration of the JLS’ leadership in industrial automation...

April, 2015

Klein Cutlery launches Heritage Cutlery Caiman Poultry Processing Shears

Klein Cutlery has launched a new product designed to help reduce fatigue and increase production among poultry processors, the Heritage Cutlery Caiman Poultry Processing Shears. As...

X-ray inspection white paper addresses impact on food quality, operator safety

Pilots and airline cabin crew are typically exposed to more radiation in the course of their work than operators of X-ray food inspection machines. None of these groups, however, receives...

Foodmate US names Barry Jefcoat area sales manager

Foodmate US has named Barry Jefcoat as its new area sales manager.In his role at Foodmate US, Jefcoat will be responsible for sales management and customer relations for clients in...

FPSA Foundation launches 2015 "Defeat Hunger" campaign

The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) announced the launch of the 2015 Defeat Hunger campaign which is scheduled to run from the spring of 2015 through the last day of Process...

GEA Food Solutions wins International FoodTec Gold Award 2015

DLG (Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft / German Agricultural Society) recently announced the winners of the International FoodTec Awards. GEA Food Solutions from Bakel (Netherlands)...

New marinades and rubs from Wixon enhance protein

Wixon, a manufacturer of seasonings flavors, and technologies for the food and beverage industry, has introduced its latest offerings that provide a gourmet touch to meat. The marinades...

Food and beverage event exceeds 300,000 square feet

The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA), the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) and NürnbergMesse announced that the show floor of the co-located Process Expo...

Neogen launches Reveal for multi-tree nut food allergen test

Neogen has developed a rapid test that can simultaneously detect the presence of six tree nuts in a single test in just 10 minutes after extraction. Neogen’s new Reveal...

Mark Wagor joins Wixon to lead supply chain operations

Wixon, a manufacturer of seasonings, flavors and technologies for the food and beverage industry, has named Mark Wagor the director of supply chain operations.Wagor’s responsibilities...

Renewably sourced material adds ultra-high barrier performance to Flex/Flex

Plantic Technologies, Ltd., has unveiled its sustainable Plantic eco Plastic "Flex" ultra-high gas barrier material for thermoforming applications. The innovative material is manufactured...

Meat industry suppliers raise more than $130,000 for scholarships

The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) announced that its Meat Industry Suppliers Alliance Foundation (MISAF) raised a record-setting amount of $131,000 on March 19 during...

Marlen International appoints vice president of sales

Marlen International, Inc. has appointed Kevin Howard to the position of vice president of sales where he will be responsible for growth and management of sales, both internationally...

March, 2015

U.S. Cold Storage sets solar array in Lumberton, N.C. facility

Voorhees, N.J.-based United States Cold Storage has announced it will install a 2.7 megawatt ground based solar array at its Lumberton, N.C. refrigerated warehouse. The system will...

Alchemy Systems acquires Chilton Consulting Group

Alchemy Systems, a leader in food and workplace safety for the food industry, has acquired Chilton Consulting Group. Chilton is an industry-recognized consulting firm that helps food...

Visit Multisorb at R&DA

Multisorb Technologies will exhibit at the upcoming Research & Development Associates for Military Food & Packaging Systems' (R&DA) 69th Annual Spring Meeting & Exhibition...

Multivac continues its growth course

In the past year Multivac was able to further strengthen its market position. This was the message from Hans-Joachim Boekstegers, CEO of Multivac, at a press conference at Anuga FoodTec...

Birko’s Kelly Green named panelist at Rocky Mountain Corporate Growth Conference

Birko's owner and chairman of the board, Kelly Green, will participate as a panelist at the Rocky Mountain Corporate Growth Conference, Tuesday, March 31. The event is presented by...

Sealed Air honored by Flexible Packaging Association

Sealed Air’s Food Care Division received Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards for two packaging innovations at the Flexible Packaging Association’s 59th annual Achievement...

Latest addition from OK International Group is newly designed Supersealer SB30 Bandsealer

This machine has a lift hood for easy access to the interior of the sealer, where you can see all the Stainless Steel components including bottom plates. The Supersealer has quick...

Flavorseal earns gluten-free and organic certifications

Flavorseal's facility and seasoning transfer products have been certified gluten-free from NSF International. This certification joins the organic certification that Flavorseal also...

Laska machines are a byword for quality around the world

Laska exports more than 95 percent of all its machines and they are used today in more than 140 countries on all continents. Laska machines are a byword for quality around the world...

Seydelmann machines at Anuga FoodTec in Cologne 2015

Founded in 1843, Maschinenfabrik Seydelmann KG is a leading manufacturer of top-quality, high-performance cutters, grinders, mixers, emulsifiers and entire production lines. Seydelmann...

Neogen launches ANSR for Listeria monocytogenes

Neogen Corporation has developed a quick and easy test to definitively detect Listeria monocytogenes. ANSR for Listeria monocytogenes is the third test available for Neogen’s...

Birko/Chad Equipment’s Ogren gives WaterSmart poster presentation at BIFSCo Safety Summit

Birko's WaterSmart technology was selected for a poster presentation at the 2015 Beef Industry Safety Summit, March 3-5, as part of the Research Update Session. Through extensive testing...

United States Cold Storage expands in Wilmington, Ill.

Perhaps there’s no busier or more important transportation market than the Midwest and, specifically, Chicago. That’s where United States Cold Storage (USCS) recently completed...

Provisur opens new Ingenuity Center

Provisur Technologies, Inc. has opened a new, state-of-the-art Ingenuity Center in Mokena, Ill., dedicated to the ever-evolving demands of the industry. In addition to serving as a...

CP Packaging appoints director of sales

CP Packaging, LLC of Appleton, Wis., has appointed Mike Minock as director of sales.  Minock, a food industry veteran of 27 years, started his career at Cashin Systems in 1988...

Illinois firm to acquire Marel slicing business unit

Elgin, Ill.-based The Middleby Corporation announced it would acquire the assets and the manufacturing facility of the High Speed Slicing business unit of Marel, based in Norwich,...