Foodservice en FDA awards $30.9 million for implementing FSMA <div class="node-body article-body">The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has awarded a total of $30.9 million to 43 states and territories to help the federal agency implement the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Produce Foodservice News Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:58:00 +0000 45451 at US Foods plans to acquire TOBA companies <div class="node-body article-body">US Foods announced that it has agreed to acquire broadline distributors The Thompson Company, Braunger Foods and Variety Foods, owned and operated by TOBA Inc.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Foodservice News Tue, 18 Jul 2017 13:43:00 +0000 45401 at Reefer container service area opens at port in SC <div class="node-body article-body">South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) has opened a new refrigerated container service area in the Port of Charleston, marking a $14 million investment to support growing cold chain business in the Southeast.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Mon, 17 Jul 2017 13:57:00 +0000 45391 at Iron Apple, TransComply aid STF rule compliance <div class="node-body article-body">TransComply and Iron Apple have agreed to cooperate to provide compliance training and solutions that help motor carriers and brokers comply with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food (STF) rule.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Carriers Foodservice News Wed, 12 Jul 2017 14:04:00 +0000 45341 at Del Monte Pacific Limited, Fresh Del Monte Produce announce joint ventures <div class="node-body article-body">Del Monte Pacific Limited and Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc have announced a series of new joint ventures between the two companies that will result in expanded refrigerated offerings sold across all distribution and sales channels.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Produce Foodservice News Tue, 11 Jul 2017 14:13:00 +0000 45321 at <p>Rolando C Gapud, Del Monte Pacific&rsquo;s chairman; and Mohammad Abu-Ghazaleh, Fresh Del Monte Produce&rsquo;s chairman and CEO.</p> WDS opens advanced refrigerated warehouse <div class="node-body article-body">Western Distribution Services (WDS) of Burien WA, along with Kidder Mathews (KM) of Seattle WA, Bridge Development Partners (BDP) of Chicago IL, and Tippmann Innovation (TI) of Fort Wayne IN, conducted a ribbon-cutting for a refrigerated/freezer warehouse near Seattleā€™s Sea-Tac Airport recently.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Mon, 10 Jul 2017 14:17:00 +0000 45291 at JBS, CHEP team up for efficiency, sustainability <div class="node-body article-body">CHEP has announced an agreement with JBS USA, a leading processor of fresh beef, pork and poultry products in North America, to expand existing pallet volumes and engage in additional collaborative supply chain solutions.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Meat Carriers Foodservice News Fri, 30 Jun 2017 13:38:00 +0000 45191 at Latest produce industry leaders make the grade <div class="node-body article-body">The United Fresh Produce Association has announced the members of the 2017-2018 United Fresh Produce Industry Leadership Program Leadership Class 23.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Produce Foodservice News Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:17:00 +0000 45161 at Ceres harvests benefits of Poweracks <div class="node-body article-body">Ceres Fruit Growers looked to increase its storage capacity while maintaining full product accessibility and improving air circulation. The mobile racking solution Poweracks by Storax has helped Ceres increase storage capacity, decrease operating costs and improve product shelf life.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Produce Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 27 Jun 2017 17:47:00 +0000 45151 at FDA launches third-party accreditation website <div class="node-body article-body">The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has launched a website where organizations can apply to be recognized as a third-party accreditation body.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Tools Foodservice News Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:16:00 +0000 45091 at