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8 Piston Bottle Filling System

September 23, 2015 7:45 am | by Food Manufacturing

This eight piston bottle filling system is fast, accurate and quick and easy to change over to run different bottles or products. Ideal for dressings, sauces, mayonnaise, condiments or other flowable or semi flowable products with or without particulates.

MasoSine Pumps

September 23, 2015 7:15 am | by Food Manufacturing

MasoSine pumps are a good choice for pumping chocolate, caramel, fondant, thick cream, syrups, and liquid sugar.

In the News: Former Peanut Exec Gets 28 Years in Prison for Outbreak

September 22, 2015 1:35 pm | by Jesse Osborne, Editor

Find out more by taking a look at this compilation of media coverage.


Coca-Cola: We Spent $118.6M on Health Efforts in 5 Years

September 22, 2015 1:30 pm | by CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer

Coca-Cola disclosed Tuesday that it spent $118.6 million on health research and partnerships over the past five years, including funding for a group that was criticized for downplaying the role of sugary drinks in fueling obesity.


FDA Encourages Juice Safety This Fall

September 22, 2015 1:10 pm | by FDA

As fall arrives, so do drives in the country and drinking fresh-squeezed juices and cider. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration reminds consumers to read the label carefully on juice and cider products.


Report: Growth of Premium Pet Treats Give Teeth to Industry's Bark

September 22, 2015 1:05 pm | by Packaged Facts

Premium products remain a fact of life in the U.S. pet market. For over a decade, premiumization has been driving much of the pet market growth, and this trend remains in play, according to market research publisher Packaged Facts in the report Pet Treats and Chews in the U.S.

Picnic Gourmet Spreads Issues Recall for Potential Health Risks

September 22, 2015 12:10 pm | by FDA

Picnic Gourmet Spreads is issuing a recall on its yogurt cheese spreads. These spreads could potentially be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.


Starbucks: Mobile Order-and-Pay Now Available Nationally

September 22, 2015 9:40 am | by CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer

Starbucks says its mobile app that lets people order and pay in advance will be available nationally starting Tuesday. That means lattes, breakfast sandwiches and other items you want could theoretically be waiting for you by the time you arrive.


General Mills 1Q Profit Jumps, Beats Forecasts

September 22, 2015 9:20 am | by Associated Press

General Mills reported a 24 percent boost in first-quarter profit as it lowered costs and increased volume. The maker of Cheerios cereal, Yoplait yogurt and other packaged foods had net income of $426.6 million, or 69 cents per share.


Iowa Company Gets First USDA License for Bird Flu Vaccine

September 22, 2015 9:15 am | by DAVID PITT, Associated Press

The first license to develop a bird flu vaccine has been awarded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, a crucial step toward preventing another devastating outbreak like the one that led to the destruction of 48 million chickens and turkeys this spring.


With 40+ Sessions in Place, PMMI Releases Final Innovation Stage Schedule for PACK EXPO Las Vegas

September 22, 2015 8:45 am | by PMMI

Presenters to address food safety, regulatory compliance, automation, workforce engagement and more.


In the News: IRS Says Coca-Cola Owes $3.3 Billion in Back Taxes

September 22, 2015 8:30 am | by Jesse Osborne, Editor

Find out everything you need to know by browsing this compilation of media coverage.


ConAgra Reports 1Q Loss

September 22, 2015 7:55 am | by Associated Press

The maker of Chef Boyardee, Hebrew National hot dogs and other packaged foods on Tuesday reported a loss of $1.24 billion in its fiscal first quarter.

Absorbent Pads

September 22, 2015 7:15 am | by Food Manufacturing

The new eco-friendly line of Oil Eater Naturals pads, rolls and socks is designed to provide a safer and cleaner workplace and help companies to meet OSHA and EPA requirements.

Quad Pulse Package PX Dust Collector

September 22, 2015 7:05 am | by Food Manufacturing

The new Quad Pulse Package PX dust collector offers high performance in a compact unit designed for processes that produce hazardous dusts in high concentrations.

Former Peanut Exec Gets 28 Years in Prison for Outbreak

September 21, 2015 4:00 pm | by RUSS BYNUM, Associated Press

A former peanut company executive was sentenced Monday to 28 years in prison for his role in a deadly salmonella outbreak, the stiffest punishment ever handed out to a producer in a foodborne illness case. The outbreak in 2008 and 2009 killed nine Americans and sickened hundreds more, and triggered one of the largest food recalls in U.S. history.


Peanut Exec's Family Asks Judge to Show Mercy in Salmonella Case

September 21, 2015 2:35 pm | by Associated Press

The family of a former peanut executive is asking a federal judge to show mercy when sentencing him for his role in a deadly salmonella outbreak. Stewart Parnell faces up to 803 years in prison. He was convicted a year ago of knowingly shipping contaminated peanut butter and faking results of lab tests.


Survey Shows Less Optimism Among Manufacturers

September 21, 2015 2:00 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter

Although most mid-sized manufacturers still expect to grow their revenues this year and next, recent survey results reflect diminished expectations compared to recent years.


McDonald's Shareholder Calls For Stronger Steps On Antibiotics

September 21, 2015 1:22 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter

The Congregation of Benedictine Sisters in Boerne, Texas last week filed a shareholder proposal calling on McDonald's to add beef and pork to previously announced plans to end purchases of chickens raised with antibiotics.


PACK EXPO Las Vegas Brings the World of Automation Together with the Center for Trends and Technology

September 21, 2015 1:00 pm | by PMMI

The drivers and technologies shaping today’s automated machinery are on display throughout PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015. And they are in the spotlight at The Center for Trends and Technology: Improving Production Through Innovation, sponsored by Rockwell Automation and its PartnerNetwork™ Program.



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