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Amy’s Kitchen to begin operations in Pocatello
30 October, 2014
Natural and organic convenience and frozen foods manufacturer Amy's Kitchen is to expand its operations by purchasing Heinz's plant located in Pocatello, Idaho, US....
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Loblaw removes all additives from President's Choice brand products
Thursday, October 30, 2014 Canadian food and pharmacy company Loblaw Companies has removed all artificial flavours and colours from its complete range of more than 4,000 President's Choice brand...

Russia to import meat and dairy products from Israel
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Russia is set to import meat and dairy products from Israel, said Russian Deputy Economic Development Minister Aleksey Likhachyov....

EWG app to tell if food is healthy
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Washington-based Environmental Working Group (EWG) has developed a new food database and mobile app that contains ratings and other information about nutrition and ingredients....

Cutrale-Safra finalises merger with Chiquita for $682m
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Brazilian juice maker Grupo Cutrale and investment firm Safra Group will takeover banana company Chiquita Brands International for $682m....

Gordon Food to open distribution centre in Kannapolis
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 US-based food service distributor Gordon Food Service will be investing $58m in the next five years for a distribution centre in Afton Ridge Business Park, Kannapolis....

Chiquita shareholders say no to merger with Fyffes
Monday, October 27, 2014 Banana company Chiquita will not enter a merger deal with Irish rival Fyffes after the company's shareholders voted against it....

USDA recalls 31,689lb of gluten free chicken
Monday, October 27, 2014 Pennsylvania-based Murry's has recalled 31,689lb of chicken after the US Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) issued a high risk recall over fears of...

Goya Foods opens new facility in California
Friday, October 24, 2014 The US's largest Hispanic-owned food company, Goya Foods, has opened a new facility and distribution centre in Southern California to meet increasing demand for its new facility and...

James Hutton Institute report calls pesticides ban threat to UK food security
Friday, October 24, 2014 A report by scientists at the James Hutton Institute has stated that the European Union's plan of blacklisting up to 40 chemicals will lead to an overall drop in farming income of £1.7bn....

Abraaj Group poised to acquire Kudu
Thursday, October 23, 2014 Private equity firm Abraaj group is hoping to buy a majority stake in Saudi Arabia-based fast food chain Kudu, alongside TPG Capital....


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Ishida Europe Receives Queen's Award for Enterprise
Thursday, October 30, 2014 by Ishida Europe Weighing and packaging equipment specialist Ishida Europe has won a Queen's Award for Enterprise, the UK's highest accolade for business success. The company received its award for its...

Priorclave Releases Smallest Double-Door Autoclave with High Level Interlock Settings
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 by Priorclave Priorclave have released the smallest double-door autoclave, the QCS 150 Pass-Through....

Partnership Further Enhances Ishida’s Fresh Packing Solutions
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 by Ishida Europe Ishida Europe is proud to announce a new partnership with Swedish company Robotgrader to enhance its bespoke packing line solutions for fresh...

Minox Attending Upcoming GULFOOD Manufacturing Event in Dubai
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 by MINOX Minox will be attending the upcoming GULFOOD Manufacturing, Dubai 2014...

TOMRA Launches the Falcon: the Cost-Effective Pre-Sorter for the Fresh Cut Industry
Friday, October 17, 2014 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA is proud to launch the Falcon, a cost-effective pre-sorter machine for the fresh cut...

TOMRA to Showcase Three-Way Optical Sorter at US Food Production Trade Fair
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting is set to showcase its Halo 500 three-way optical sorter at the largest trade conference and exhibition in the western-world for the fresh food produce industry, PMA Fresh Summit...

Ishida Europe at Gulfood Manufacturing 2014 Trade Fair
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 by Ishida Europe Ishida Europe will showcase its latest developments in its ranges of weighing, quality control and packing line solutions at Stand S1-A18, Hall 1 at Gulfood Manufacturing 2014. Highlights...

Minox at GULFOOD Manufacturing show
Monday, October 13, 2014 by MINOX Minox will be attending the GULFOOD Manufacturing 2014 trade show in Dubai from 9-11 November at the Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai,...

GMS International is now on Facebook
Friday, October 10, 2014 by GMS International GMS, your global buyer and supplier of pre-owned processing, packaging, cooking and freezing systems to the food industry, is now on...

Wyma Release New Smarter and Safer Vege-Polisher Machine
Friday, October 10, 2014 by Wyma Solutions Wyma today announced the release of the new Wyma Vege-Polisher™, available to growers throughout Australasia this...


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