Supplier News

February, 2019

Foodmate acquires controlling interest in Computerway

Foodmate, an international poultry processing systems supplier, has announced that it has acquired a controlling interest in Computerway Business Solutions Ltd.  Computerway Business...

AMSA welcomes Meyer Natural Foods as sustaining partner

Meyer Natural Foods has joined more than 40 other companies and institutions as a sustaining partner of the American Meat Science Association (AMSA). “We are excited to welcome...

3M Petrifilm rapid E. coli test earns AOAC Official Method status

3M Food Safety announced today that the 3M Petrifilm Rapid E. coli/Coliform Count Plate has been granted the Official Methods of Analysis (OMA method number...

Speco celebrates 95th anniversary in 2019

2019 marks a special year for Speco, Inc. as the company embarks on celebrating its 95th anniversary. Since the company's inception in 1924, Speco continues to manufacture quality...

January, 2019

Largest rendering cooker in Latin America built by Dupps do Brasil

The Dupps Company of Germantown, Ohio has reported that its Brazilian subsidiary, Dupps do Brasil, has manufactured and delivered what is believed to be the largest rendering continuous...

BAADER celebrates 100-year anniversary with brand relaunch

At the beginning of its centenary year in 2019, BAADER announced a major rebranding to reflect the company’s evolution into a modern, digital, full-solution provider along the...

Rehrig Pacific's new pallet technology sets industry standard

A new FM approved fire-retardant pallet from manufacturer Rehrig Pacific has set the industry standard for durability after comprehensive testing, reports the company. Virginia Tech...

Neogen acquires Canadian animal genomics laboratory

Neogen Corp. has acquired the assets of the Edmonton-based Delta Genomics Centre — a major animal genomics laboratory in Canada. With the acquisition, Delta's laboratory...

Neogen names Lilly VP of international business

Neogen Corp. has promoted Jason Lilly to the newly created position of vice president of international business. Lilly joined Neogen in 2005, and has spent the past eight years...

Safe Foods promotes Conley to CFO

Safe Foods Corp. has promoted Kelly Conley to chief financial officer. He will be responsible for the finance, accounting, legal and human resources aspects of the food safety knowledge...

Porter advances to executive director role at DPI

Holly Porter has been named executive director at Delmarva’s 1,800-member chicken industry trade association, Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. (DPI). Porter succeeds Bill Satterfield...

AMSA seeks chief executive officer

The American Meat Science Association (AMSA) is seeking applicants to fill the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO). AMSA is an individual membership organization of more than...

Neogen reports second quarter results

Neogen Corp. announced today that its revenues for the second quarter of its 2019 fiscal year, which ended Nov. 30, increased 6 percent to $107,098,000, from the previous...

GFSI taps new senior manager for U.S., Canada

In December, the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) welcomed Rishi Banerjee as GFSI senior manager for the US and Canada. According to the association, this represents a significant...

December, 2018

American Heart Association recognizes Dupps as a top healthy workplace

The Dupps Company has announced that it has been honored by the American Heart Association (AHA) with Gold Level Workplace Health Achievement recognition. Dupps is one of only 21 companies...

Motion Industries names new president

Motion Industries, Inc., a leading distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts and a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company, announced the promotion...

FSNS adds new food testing laboratory in Colorado

Food Safety Net Services (FSNS) has announced the opening of its latest, leading-edge analytical laboratory for the food and consumables industry in the central region of the U.S....

AOAC appoints new deputy executive director

AOAC INTERNATIONAL has announced the appointment of Palmer Orlandi as deputy executive director and chief science officer, effective Dec. 17, 2018. He brings to the position a distinguished...

New Multivac building complex opens in Germany

In December, MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection inaugurated a new production and office building in Enger, Germany during a celebratory opening ceremony. The event also marked MULTIVAC...

Harpak-ULMA welcomes new Southwest, Midwest sales managers

Harpak-ULMA has welcomed two new regional sales managers. Travis Dosch, based in Texas, is the new Southwest regional sales manager, covering Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Arkansas...

First class to graduate from food industry technician certification program

The Foundation of the Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) is pleased to recognize the first students of their recently developed Food Industry Technician (FIT) Certification...

FSNS announces 2019 food safety education schedule

Food Safety Net Services (FSNS) announced its course schedule for food safety training for the upcoming year. The course offerings also provide companies unique access to the...

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...