Supplier News

September, 2017

GEA A-Tec spiral freezer adds to hygiene, space benefits

GEA has announced two new options for its trusted A-Tec spiral freezer for the North American market that provide significant hygiene and practical benefits to its food processing...

Provisur introduces the Omni V 220 grinder

Provisur Technologies Inc., a global leader in innovative food processing technologies and systems, has introduced its latest grinder based on its state-of-the-art Dominator Technology...

Sealed Air Food Care highlights packaging innovations

Sealed Air plans to exhibit at Pack Expo in Las Vegas later this month, and the Sealed Air Food Care display will feature a range of innovative Cryovac packaging solutions designed...

Merck opens customer food safety studio

Merck has opened its first global Food Safety Studio in Bellevue, Wash., so that manufacturers of all types of food can collaborate with Merck scientists on developing safety products...

Marlen International buys Unitherm Food Systems

Marlen International Inc. said it paid an undisclosed price to acquire Unitherm Food Systems Inc., a designer and manufacturer of thermal food processing equipment. The acquisition...

3M expands food safety test line through Elution purchase

3M Corp. has announced the acquisition of Elution Technologies, a Vermont-based manufacturer of test kits that enable food and beverage companies to help ensure their products are...

Jarvis Products offers euthanasia stunner for small livestock

Jarvis Products Corp. has introduced the Model HPS-1, a non-penetrating euthanasia stunner designed specifically to euthanize turkeys, poultry and small livestock with insensibility...

Nothum offers four-in-one food processing machine

Nothum Food Processing Systems said its BatterPro is a machine that offers mixing, chilling, viscosity and application functions in a single device. BatterPro is designed to handle...

Bunting Magnetics names new product manager

Bunting Magnetics Co. has appointed Barry Voorhees as product manager of its metal detection line, the Newton, Kan.-based manufacturer of line metal detection and material handling...

Pure Bioscience ingredient wins USDA approval for meat production

San Diego-based Pure Bioscience said its Pure Control antimicrobial product has been added to an updated list issued by USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) covering...

Hygenia expands in Latin America through acquisition

Microbial detection specialist Hygenia has acquired Pruebas Microbiologicas Rapidas, a Mexico City-based distributor that has served as an independent partner of Hygenia in Mexico...

Foodmate US on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing businesses

Inc. magazine has ranked Foodmate US Inc. No. 885 on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies, the company announced...

BJM Pumps expands its team

BJM Pumps has hired three people in an expansion of its engineering, technical and accounting employee ranks. The Old Saybrook, Conn.-based manufacturer announced that Ted Owen has...

August, 2017

Harpak-ULMA introduces poultry packaging system

Harpak-ULMA Packaging has launched its Stretch Seal packaging equipment that the company said is ideal for poultry products. The company’s G. Mondini Trave tray sealing system...

Marel to provide poultry processing equipment to Costco venture

Marel will supply processing and other equipment for the Costco Warehouse Corp. poultry plant under construction in Fremont, Neb., the largest single equipment order to date for the...

American Coolair appoints new production manager

American Coolair Corp. has named Charles Eberhardt production manager at the Jacksonville, Fla.-based manufacturer of axial, centrifugal and mixed-flow fans for commercial, industrial...

Hollymatic celebrates 80th Anniversary

Hollymatic Corp will help mark its 80th Anniversary this year with demonstrations of its new Defender Band Saw at Process Expo, the company said in a news release. The Countryside...

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...