Foodservice en Americold begins facility to aid Ocean Spray operations <div class="node-body article-body">Americold has broken ground on a new facility in Middleborough MA for its long-time partner Ocean Spray. The facility will support Ocean Spray’s production requirements for its Northeast harvesting operations.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Produce Cold Storage Foodservice News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:15:00 +0000 46471 at JBS will sell poultry unit to Pilgrim’s Pride <div class="node-body article-body">Brazil-based meatpacker JBS SA has agreed to sell a British poultry unit to subsidiary Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation for $1 billion.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Meat Foodservice News Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:26:00 +0000 46371 at Compliance guide for FSMA rule published <div class="node-body article-body">The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is providing a Small Entity Compliance Guide (SECG) to help small businesses comply with the Final Rule on Mitigation Strategies to Protect Food Against Intentional Adulteration (or Intentional Adulteration Rule).</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Tools Literature Foodservice News Wed, 13 Sep 2017 14:20:00 +0000 46331 at United Fresh names four scholarship winners <div class="node-body article-body">United Fresh Produce Association has announced the four recipients of the 2017 Frieda Rapoport Caplan Family Business Scholarships.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Produce Foodservice News Tue, 12 Sep 2017 13:55:00 +0000 46311 at Wisconsin cheesemakers donate to Harvey victims <div class="node-body article-body">The Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board (WMMB), funded by the Dairy Farm Families of Wisconsin, coordinated a state-wide effort with Wisconsin cheesemakers to send almost 20,000 pounds of cheese to Houston to provide nutritious food for those affected by Hurricane Harvey.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dairy Foodservice News Mon, 11 Sep 2017 13:56:00 +0000 46271 at <p>WMMB&rsquo;s social media specialist Lizzy Schultz and Kirk Scott, director of retail programs, help pack a delivery truck for Houston. (PRNewsFoto/Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board)</p> Darigold brings its delivery fleet in-house <div class="node-body article-body">Darigold Inc has invested in its future by bringing its fleet in-house for direct store delivery of finished goods. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dairy Carriers Foodservice News Fri, 08 Sep 2017 14:00:00 +0000 46241 at Little Caesars Love Kitchen helps feed Harvey’s victims <div class="node-body article-body">The Little Caesars Love Kitchen, a big-rig pizza kitchen on wheels, has hit the road to the Hurricane Harvey disaster area to feed victims and first responders affected by the storm and flooding.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Carriers Foodservice News Wed, 06 Sep 2017 14:11:00 +0000 46221 at IRTA elects officers, directors for 2017-18 <div class="node-body article-body">New officers and directors of the International Refrigerated Transportation Association (IRTA) were announced during a board of directors meeting that took place at the Global Cold Chain Expo in Chicago IL recently.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Carriers Cold Storage Foodservice News Wed, 06 Sep 2017 14:04:00 +0000 46211 at Americold breaks ground for new facility in Rochelle IL <div class="node-body article-body">Americold, provider of temperature-controlled warehousing and logistics to the food industry, has broken ground for a new facility at its Rochelle IL campus, adding a 15.5-million-cubic-foot automated facility to its network and further increasing its global capacity.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 05 Sep 2017 14:16:00 +0000 46191 at <p>From left: Jon Scholtes, field representative for US Rep Adam Kinzinger; Tom Demmer, Illinois state representative; Chet Olson, mayor of Rochelle IL; Fred Boehler, president and CEO of Americold; Sean McCarthy, director, Illinois Department of Commerce &amp; Economic Opportunity; Tim Hinckley, chief commercial officer, Americold; Dan Lundquist, general manager&ndash;Rochelle, Americold.</p> Walmart contributes $20 million in support of hurricane relief efforts <div class="node-body article-body">Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have committed up to $20 million in support of relief efforts in response to the severe weather that impacted the Gulf region.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Foodservice News Fri, 01 Sep 2017 14:10:00 +0000 46151 at <p>Justin Sullivan/Getty Images News</p>