At the Georgia Ports Authority board meeting recently, Executive Director Griff Lynch reported the GPA achieved an August 2016 record of 330,846 twenty-foot equivalent container units, an increase of 5% over August 2015....More
CHEP and IFCO, member companies of the Brambles Group, announced that their shared pallets and bulk containers and reusable plastic containers (RPCs) have been identified by Kroger as critical to reducing waste in its supply chain....More
Perdue Farms teamed with the Delmarva Shorebirds—the Class A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles—and three Delmarva food banks for the annual season-long 2016 Perdue Strike Out Hunger Challenge on Delmarva to deliver more than 154,000 meals across Delmarva communities....More
Brenham TX-based Blue Bell Creameries has issued a voluntary recall of certain flavors of ice cream distributed across the South after finding chocolate chip cookie dough from a third-party supplier for use as an ingredient was potentially contaminated with Listeria....More
The Institute of Refrigeration is calling for nominations for the J&E Hall International Gold Medal. Now in its 39th year, this internationally respected award is given in recognition of outstanding technical achievements in refrigeration....More
ALL 23 tractors in the Heartland Catfish Company fleet were replaced over the past two years. It’s all part of the company’s effort to ensure that customers receive their shipments of fresh and frozen catfish on schedule and in the best possible condition.