Meat en 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 Port of Palm Beach approves expansion <div class="node-body article-body">The Board of Commissioners for the Port of Palm Beach (FL) District recently approved a new 10-year contract with Tropical Shipping, its largest tenant.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dairy Equipment Meat Carriers Produce Foodservice Refrigeration News Mon, 01 May 2017 14:03:00 +0000 44191 at Butterball salutes East Coast Transport as carrier of year <div class="node-body article-body">Butterball LLC has anounced that East Coast Transport LLC has been selected as the 2016 Butterball National Carrier of the Year.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Meat Carriers Foodservice News Mon, 17 Apr 2017 14:42:00 +0000 43911 at <p>From left: Mannie Bueno, ECT vice-president of operations; Paul Berman, ECT vice-president of logistics; Dan DiGrazio, Butterball senior director of logistics; Dan Bohlman, Butterball senior manager&ndash;logistics procurement; Tina Latta, ECT founder/managing member; Dean Lisenby, Butterball vice-president of supply chain &amp; continuous improvement.</p> US Foods agrees to acquire SRA Foods <div class="node-body article-body">US Foods plans to acquire SRA Foods, a meat processor and distributor in Birmingham AL with annual sales of about $80 million.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Meat Foodservice News Tue, 07 Mar 2017 15:24:00 +0000 43241 at Smithfield receives award for liftgate handrail system <div class="node-body article-body">A Safety National Awards Safety First grant of $5,000 has been awarded to Smithfield Foods (dba Armour-Eckrich Meats LLC) for implementing an interlocking handrail system on liftgate platforms to eliminate injuries due to falls off the back of DSD (direct store delivery) route trucks.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Components Meat Fleet Equipment Foodservice News Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:10:00 +0000 42331 at Perdue Farms harvests Corporate Culture Award <div class="node-body article-body">Perdue Farms has been named a 2016 Corporate Culture Award winner by Baltimore Smart CEO for fostering a “creative collaborative workplace culture that has helped enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage.”</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Meat Foodservice News Tue, 03 Jan 2017 15:19:00 +0000 42271 at AFB selects SuperValu as grocery wholesaler <div class="node-body article-body">SuperValu Inc and America’s Food Basket (AFB) announced that SuperValu has been chosen by AFB as a grocery wholesaler and supplier.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dairy Grocery Meat Produce Foodservice News Thu, 17 Nov 2016 15:22:00 +0000 41461 at NFRA chooses officers, directors at meeting <div class="node-body article-body">The National Frozen & Refrigerated Foods Association (NFRA) elected its officers and members of the board of directors for 2016-2017 at its 72nd annual Membership Meeting and Luncheon held October 24, 2016 in Washington DC.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dairy Grocery Meat Produce Cold Storage Foodservice News Mon, 14 Nov 2016 15:02:00 +0000 41391 at Perdue enlists in Army PaYS program to assist veterans <div class="node-body article-body">Perdue Farms has signed an agreement with the US Army Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS) program. This program will provide Perdue Farms with a source of highly qualified applicants for potential employment following their military service.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Meat Foodservice News Thu, 10 Nov 2016 15:14:00 +0000 41371 at FDA issues FSMA guidance for businesses <div class="node-body article-body">The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued small-entity compliance guidances under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) to assist small and very small businesses with implementation of the Preventive Controls for Human Food and Preventive Controls for Animal Food rules.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Grocery Meat Produce Foodservice News Fri, 04 Nov 2016 14:05:00 +0000 41261 at