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Another Lawsuit Filed Against Chipotle in E. coli Outbreak

November 9, 2015 9:15 am | by MARTHA BELLISLE, Associated Press | News | Comments

A second Washington woman and an Oregon man who contracted E. coli after eating at a Chipotle franchise are suing the Mexican restaurant chain.

University Returning $1M Coke Contribution for Health Group

November 9, 2015 9:00 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

The University of Colorado School of Medicine is returning a $1 million contribution from Coca-Cola to start a group that says it's dedicated to ending obesity.


Young, Idealistic Farmers Help Keep Land in Production

November 9, 2015 8:55 am | by MICHAEL HILL, Associated Press | News | Comments

The average age of U.S. farmers has been climbing for decades and is now 58. A large concern is that the number of farmers past typical retirement age is growing faster than those under age 35, meaning the pipeline could be emptying faster than it's filling up.


Maple Leaf Foods Inc. Recalls Boneless Pork Products Produced Without Benefit of Import Inspection

November 9, 2015 8:50 am | by USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service | News | Comments

Maple Leaf Food Inc. is recalling approximately 4,030 pounds of boneless pork shoulders products that were not presented at the U.S. point of entry for inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Friday.


Market-Based Approach for Farmers Going Green

November 9, 2015 8:35 am | by The Lempert Report | Videos | Comments

New practices in development are providing financial incentive for farmers to go green. Find out more by watching this video from The Lempert Report.

The Dealer – Customer, Employee Or Partner?

November 9, 2015 8:15 am | by Lou Washington | Articles | Comments

How do you maximize results from your indirect sales channel?


Metal Pan Depositing Line

November 9, 2015 7:15 am | by Food Manufacturing | News | Comments

The company's industrial metal pan lines are highly efficient, requiring a minimum amount of labor and designed and manufactured for maximum up time.

Food Manufacturing: Last Week in Review

November 6, 2015 3:45 pm | by Jesse Osborne, Editor | News | Comments

Stay on top of the biggest stories in the news and find out what is trending by taking a look at last week's most-viewed content from the Food Manufacturing website.


USDA: Chicken, Turkey Farms Affected by Bird Flu Can Restock

November 6, 2015 3:35 pm | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Federal agricultural officials say commercial chicken and turkey farms that were infected by the bird flu have been cleared to restock.


5 Details to Give Your Design-Builder for a More Accurate Food Project Budget

November 6, 2015 3:30 pm | by Scott Mark and Wyatt Payne, Stellar | Articles | Comments

Construction budgets for food processing or manufacturing plants take a lot of time and careful planning. The earlier you get started on gathering the necessary information, the easier it will be to construct an accurate budget.


Questions, Answers About Toxic West Coast Crabs

November 6, 2015 3:00 pm | by Associated Press | News | Comments

A poisonous substance linked to a massive algae bloom off the West Coast has prompted officials to halt recreational shellfishing from Washington to California and is blamed for sickening dozens of seabirds, seals, whales and other marine life. Here are some questions and answers about the issue.


Hot Weather is Now Affecting Belgian Beer

November 6, 2015 2:30 pm | by RAF CASERT and MARK CARLSON, Associated Press | News | Comments

One of the most renowned Belgian beer brewers said Friday it is a victim of climate change because increasingly high temperatures have shortened the brewing season by about a month compared with the 1950s.


Feds: Manufacturing Jobs Stagnant In October

November 6, 2015 2:00 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Although the latest monthly jobs report from the U.S. Labor Department showed strong hiring in October, the growth didn't filter down to the manufacturing sector.


Converting Emissions from Animal Rendering Facilities to Clean Energy and Power

November 6, 2015 1:05 pm | by Natasha Solouki and Mark Owen | Articles | Comments

Energy is typically the single highest-cost element within the overall operating cost structure of most rendering facilities, and can represent as much as 50 percent of the overall operating costs. 


High Toxin Level Delays California Crab Season

November 6, 2015 9:15 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Wildlife authorities delayed the Dungeness crab season and closed the rock crab fishery for most of California on Thursday, just days after warning of dangerous levels of a neurotoxin linked to a massive algae bloom off the West Coast.


Pack Expo Q&A: Coding and Labeling with Videojet's David Freed

November 6, 2015 9:00 am | by Jesse Osborne, Editor | Articles | Comments

In the aftermath of PACK EXPO Las Vegas, Food Manufacturing had the opportunity to correspond with Videojet Regional Product Manager David Freed about topics and trends related to coding and labeling.


Research: Craft Beer Sales Projected to Grow 22% in 2015

November 6, 2015 8:55 am | by Mintel | News | Comments

According to the latest research from Mintel, craft beer is predicted to see 22 percent dollar sales growth in 2015, moving the category to $24 billion.


Report: Online B2B Purchases Nearing Tipping Point

November 6, 2015 8:45 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

A recent report suggests that although online sales in the business-to-business sector are growing, those companies should be willing to invest more in e-commerce platforms.


Report: ConAgra's Omaha Layoffs Begin In Earnest

November 6, 2015 8:35 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

A wave of previously announced layoffs at ConAgra's headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska, is set to begin this week.

North American Meat Institute Urges Quick Passage of TPP

November 6, 2015 8:25 am | by North American Meat Institute | News | Comments

The North American Meat Institute expressed strong support for the Trans Pacific Partnership agreement following the release of the full text of the deal Thursday morning and urged Congress to move quickly to pass the agreement.



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