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Meat Industry Suppliers Open 2018 Scholarship Program
Meat Industry Suppliers Open 2018 Scholarship Program
The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) is pleased to announce that its Meat Industry Suppliers Alliance Foundation (MISAF) has opened the 2018 scholarship application periodfor deserving students studying meat sciences at universities through...
OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS AND YOUNG PROFESSIONALS AT 2017 PROCESS EXPO
OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS AND YOUNG PROFESSIONALS AT 2017 PROCESS EXPO
The FPSA�s Young Professionals Group (YPG) will be hosting �informal roundtable sessions, a perfect opportunity to share experiences and network, for students and young professionals who will be attending the 2017 PROCESS EXPO. The show floor will also...
Precision, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Meyer Industries, Inc
Precision, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Meyer Industries, Inc
Precision, Inc. (Precision) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Meyer Industries Inc.(Meyer) located in San Antonio, Texas as of June 1, 2017. Meyer is a leading manufacturer of conveyor systems and equipment for the food processing industry.
PROCESS EXPO BRINGS TOGETHER THOUSANDS OF FOOD AND BEVERAGE PROCESSORS FOR 4 DAYS IN SEPTEMBER TO...
PROCESS EXPO BRINGS TOGETHER THOUSANDS OF FOOD AND BEVERAGE PROCESSORS FOR 4 DAYS IN SEPTEMBER TO...
The 2017 PROCESS EXPO wrapped up in Chicago, after a week of exhibitor showcases, educational workshops, and networking events for the food processing industry. This year PROCESS EXPO reinvented the show experience with an interactive show floor, rich ...
Content from FPSA Member: HRS Heat Exchangers
Content from FPSA Member: HRS Heat Exchangers
Despite long term declines in demand, the US orange juice market is forecast to be worth almost $4,797 million this year as each person drinks their way through 15.2 pints of orange juice in 20181. In fact, OJ is still the biggest source of fruit in th...
Dorner�s D-Tools Online Conveyor Configurator comes to SmartFlex� Pallet System
Dorner�s D-Tools Online Conveyor Configurator comes to SmartFlex� Pallet System
Dorner�s SmartFlex� Pallet System conveyors are now available in D-Tools, Dorner�s online conveyor configurator that includes 2D and 3D CAD libraries and other functions.
Ampco Pumps Company � XP Series Positive Displacement Pump Line
Ampco Pumps Company � XP Series Positive Displacement Pump Line
Ampco Pumps Company, manufacturer of sanitary pumps mixers and blenders, announced the introduction of the XP Series Positive Displacement Pump line. The XP380, XP420, XP423 sizes expand the robust positive displacement pump product line. The XP Series...
Stretch Seal Packaging Capabilities of Harpak-ULMA�s G. Mondini Trave Tray Sealing Equipment
Stretch Seal Packaging Capabilities of Harpak-ULMA�s G. Mondini Trave Tray Sealing Equipment
Harpak-ULMA presents Stretch Seal packaging equipment that is ideal for poultry products:
FOOD PROCESSING SUPPLIERS ASSOCIATION EXTENDS ALLIANCE WITH MESSE DUSSELDORF THROUGH 2023 PROCESS...
FOOD PROCESSING SUPPLIERS ASSOCIATION EXTENDS ALLIANCE WITH MESSE DUSSELDORF THROUGH 2023 PROCESS...
The Food Processing Suppliers Association announced today that it has extended its formal alliance with Messe D�sseldorf through the PROCESS EXPO 2023 trade show. This alliance provides an opportunity for the cross-promotion of the biennial PROCESS EXP...
New Belt Option Reduces Food Product Loss with DynaClean Food Conveyors
New Belt Option Reduces Food Product Loss with DynaClean Food Conveyors
Dynamic Conveyor Corporation, manufacturer of patented easy-to-clean conveyor systems for the food industry, now offers embedded diamond top belting on its DynaClean� conveyor line. Using ThermoDrive embedded diamond top belting on a DynaClean conveyor...
FPSA Foundation Announces 2018 Career Development Scholarship Winners
FPSA Foundation Announces 2018 Career Development Scholarship Winners
The Foundation of the Food Processing Suppliers Association (FFPSA) today announced the recipients of fifteen $5,000 Career Development Scholarships for the 2018-2019 academic year.
Dorner Appoints New Regional Sales Manager for Texas and Louisiana
Dorner Appoints New Regional Sales Manager for Texas and Louisiana
Scott Lister has been appointed Regional Sales Manager covering Texas and Louisiana for Dorner Mfg. Corp. In this new position with Dorner, Lister will be working with sales channel partners and key accounts to grow the company�s industrial and sanitar...
Busch Presents Solutions for Processing at the 2017 Process Expo in Chicago
Busch Presents Solutions for Processing at the 2017 Process Expo in Chicago
At this year�s Process Expo, held in Chicago (IL) on September 19 � 22, Busch Vacuum Pumps and Systems will be focusing on our highly reliable R 5 rotary vane vacuum pumps, a proven vacuum pump of choice for food processing machinery and applications. ...
Delfin Industrial�s Vision is Saving Lives, One Dust Particle at a Time
Delfin Industrial�s Vision is Saving Lives, One Dust Particle at a Time
Delfin Industrial is a new player in the industrial vacuum game, led by an expert in the industry, Scott C. Boersma. Boersma, partnering with Delfin Srl, brings Delfin Industrial Corporation to North America as COO/CSO, starting September 1st, 2017. He...
Frontmatec Completes Acquisition of Jining Xinglong Food Machinery Manufacturing Co., Ltd
Frontmatec Completes Acquisition of Jining Xinglong Food Machinery Manufacturing Co., Ltd
Frontmatec has successfully completed the acquisition of Jining Xinglong Food Machinery Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (�Xinglong�), which was announced on November 23, 2017. Xinglong is a leading supplier of equipment to the red meat industry in China and wi...
Ampco Pumps Welcomes Brian Creech � North East Regional Sales Manager
Ampco Pumps Welcomes Brian Creech � North East Regional Sales Manager
Ampco is happy to announce the addition of Brian Creech, RSM for the NE and Eastern Canada Territory.� Brian has a strong pump background in both sanitary and industrial pumps.� He was most recently with Vogelsang but is excited to get re-acquainted wi...
Marel Service Manager�s Son Earns FPSA Career Development Scholarship
Marel Service Manager�s Son Earns FPSA Career Development Scholarship
Marel announced��today that Lewis Cox, son of Dave Cox � Service Manager for PG Skinning, has been awarded an FPSA Career Development Scholarship. Lewis will receive $5000 towards his education on behalf of the FPSA Educational Foundation. Lewis is enr...
Webinar Alert: FPSA Member, Tippmann Innovation to Sponsor Webinar on Palletized Product Freezing
Webinar Alert: FPSA Member, Tippmann Innovation to Sponsor Webinar on Palletized Product Freezing
Freezing production quantities of palletized product is both an art and science when it comes to balancing product quality and safety with operational efficiency.�
FPSA Members Elect New Officers, Board of Directors
FPSA Members Elect New Officers, Board of Directors
The Food Processing Suppliers Association held its Annual Meeting on Thursday, March 22nd, and in addition to its normal business, members elected the new FPSA Board of Directors and Executive Committee.
Christian Traumann of MULTIVAC Named New Interpack 2020 President
Christian Traumann of MULTIVAC Named New Interpack 2020 President
At the recent advisory board meeting, Christian Traumann, Managing Director and Group CFO of MULTIVAC Sepp Haggenm�ller SE & Co. KG, was elected as President of interpack 2020. Since 2015 Christian Traumann has been the Chairman of the Food Processing ...
FPSA Dairy Council Commits Support to 2017 DEFEAT HUNGER
FPSA Dairy Council Commits Support to 2017 DEFEAT HUNGER
The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) today announced that the FPSA Dairy Council Board of Directors has pledged its support to the 2017 DEFEAT HUNGERSM campaign with a major contribution on the part of its members.
Harry Davis & Company to auction assets of former Muller/Quaker Dairy facility
Harry Davis & Company to auction assets of former Muller/Quaker Dairy facility
State-of-the-art production equipment from the former Muller/Quaker Dairy greek yogurt plant in Batavia, New York, will be offered at auction Sept. 13 by Harry Davis & Company.
Meat Industry Suppliers Finalize Speakers for 2018 Annual Conference
Meat Industry Suppliers Finalize Speakers for 2018 Annual Conference
The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) is pleased to announce it has finalized its slate of speakers for the meat breakout sessions at the 2018 FPSA Annual Conference, March 21-23 at the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson, Arizona.
Smokehouse of NY recalls smoked fish
Smokehouse of NY recalls smoked fish
The Smokehouse of NY, based in Mamaroneck, NY, is recalling smoked fish products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
PROCESS EXPO to Feature Working Bakery Production Line Presented by Leading Industry Suppliers
PROCESS EXPO to Feature Working Bakery Production Line Presented by Leading Industry Suppliers
The 2017 PROCESS EXPO will feature several working production lines, including a bakery line which will simulate a frozen cookie line process. Attendees will have the opportunity to see each step of the production process from beginning to end at this ...
Russ Stroner Named President of MP Equipment LLC, a Middleby Brand
Russ Stroner Named President of MP Equipment LLC, a Middleby Brand
Middleby Food Processing Group has named Russ Stroner President of MP Equipment LLC.� He will be responsible for overall operations, sales and engineering initiatives.� Prior to his promotion, Russ was Vice President, Sales of MP Equipment, a Middleby ...
GLOBAL FORECAST 2022 REPORTS RELEASED AT PROCESS EXPO
GLOBAL FORECAST 2022 REPORTS RELEASED AT PROCESS EXPO
During a press briefing today at PROCESS EXPO, David Seckman, President of the Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA)�provided insight into three important Global Forecast reports focused on Meat Processing Equipment, Poultry Processing Equipment...
2016 Plant of the Year: SugarCreek brings home more than the bacon
2016 Plant of the Year: SugarCreek brings home more than the bacon
Though SugarCreek started out as a bacon processor, its newest high-tech plant is poised for growth as consumers demand more sophisticated RTE food products.
MISA Foundation Announces Scholarship Recipients
MISA Foundation Announces Scholarship Recipients
The Meat Industry Suppliers Alliance Foundation today announced it has awarded seven $10,000 scholarships that will be used towards completing the winners� respective degrees within the meat sciences discipline.� The scholarship winners are:
Cooper-Atkins Announces New Director of Food Processing
Cooper-Atkins Announces New Director of Food Processing
Cooper-Atkins has formally introduced�Jay McEvoy as their newly-appointed�Director of Food Processing-North America!
Hash browns recalled due to possible golf ball contamination
Hash browns recalled due to possible golf ball contamination
McCain Foods USA is recalling frozen hash browns that may be contaminated with golf ball materials that were inadvertently harvested with potatoes.
Dorner�s New Responsive, Multilingual Website Brings Interactive Experience to Global Customers
Dorner�s New Responsive, Multilingual Website Brings Interactive Experience to Global Customers
Dorner�s new website, at www.dornerconveyors.com, features a professional, responsive design, placing the world of conveyor systems at the fingertips of users on the go.
Trends of future food manufacturing to be address at FA&M 2017
Trends of future food manufacturing to be address at FA&M 2017
With consumers craving more food and beverage options, companies will need to operate smarter and more openly to remain competitive.
FPSA Adds Food Safety Panel to Annual Conference Program
FPSA Adds Food Safety Panel to Annual Conference Program
Hundreds of C-level professionals from the food and beverage industry, including top equipment suppliers, distributors and processors, will gather to connect and learn about driving business growth at the Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) An...
Program Announced for 2018 FPSA Fall Sales Conference
Program Announced for 2018 FPSA Fall Sales Conference
The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) today released the final details for all sessions of the 2018 FPSA Sales Conference taking place September 17-19 at the Sheraton, Chicago O�Hare Airport Hotel.
Cooperative Venture Between Messe Frankfurt & FPSA
Cooperative Venture Between Messe Frankfurt & FPSA
A delegation from Messe Frankfurt is set to visit PROCESS EXPO in Chicago, in September. In a short interview, Ruth Lorenz, Vice President of Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH / Technology, reports on what is planned and explains why �Food Technologies� ...
Belt Scraper Blade is New Option on DynaClean Conveyors
Belt Scraper Blade is New Option on DynaClean Conveyors
Dynamic Conveyor Corporation, the leading manufacturer of easy to clean conveyor systems for the food processing and packaging industries, now offers an optional scraper blade on DynaClean sanitary conveyors.� The new scraper blade helps remove bulk fo...
General Session Speakers Announced for 2018 FPSA Annual Conference
General Session Speakers Announced for 2018 FPSA Annual Conference
The Food Processing Suppliers Association is pleased to announce the general session speakers for the 2018 FPSA Annual Conference taking place March 21-23 at the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson, Arizona.
Harpak-ULMA Announces New Reduced Scrap System for Cryovac� Darfresh� Rollstock Packaging
Harpak-ULMA Announces New Reduced Scrap System for Cryovac� Darfresh� Rollstock Packaging
A 40% scrap reduction is now possible on the ULMA TFS 407 R Thermoformer. With the reduced scrap width, the vacuum cycle speed can be increased by more than 12%. A better vacuum seal is achieved due to specially designed vacuum slots combined with top ...
Meyer Industries, Inc. Acquired by Precision, Inc.
Meyer Industries, Inc. Acquired by Precision, Inc.
As of June 1, 2017, Meyer, a leading manufacturer of conveyor systems and equipment for the food processing industry, has been acquired by Precision, Inc. �Meyer�has earned a reputation for the ability to provide customized solutions to its customers i...
FPSA Dairy and Beverage Councils Announce Joint Program for 2018 Annual Conference
FPSA Dairy and Beverage Councils Announce Joint Program for 2018 Annual Conference
The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) is pleased to announce that its Dairy and Beverage Councils will hold a joint program for the 2018�FPSA Annual Conference taking place March 21-23 at the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson, Arizona. T...
FPSA Announces Launch of 2017 DEFEAT HUNGER Campaign
FPSA Announces Launch of 2017 DEFEAT HUNGER Campaign
The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) today announced the launch of the 2017 DEFEAT HUNGERSM campaign which is scheduled to run from the spring of 2017 through the last day of PROCESS EXPO, September 21st at Chicago�s McCormick Place.
Young Professionals and Women�s Council to Meet at 2018 FPSA Annual Conference
Young Professionals and Women�s Council to Meet at 2018 FPSA Annual Conference
The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) is pleased to announce that its Women�s Council and the Young Professionals Group (YPG) will both hold meetings at the 2018 Annual Conference taking place March 21-23 at the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort i...
Harpak-ULMA Introduces Newly Designed Entry Level Flow Wrap Machine
Harpak-ULMA Introduces Newly Designed Entry Level Flow Wrap Machine
The new FR 200 joins Harpak-ULMA�s range of entry level rotary flow pack equipment. The FR 200 features a more robust construction, upgraded controls allowing for higher production speeds and newly developed sealing rollers and cross sealing jaw option...
Minimizing worker safety risks
Minimizing worker safety risks
The OpX Leadership Network has been busy developing new solutions groups, according to Managing Director Steve Schlegel, who provided an update at the recent PACK EXPO East 2017 Innovation Stage sessions in Philadelphia. In the works are solutions grou...
The Middleby Corporation Acquires CVP Systems
The Middleby Corporation Acquires CVP Systems
The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD) today announced the acquisition of CVP Systems, a leading manufacturer of high?speed packaging systems for the meat processing industry.
Global reach � IFFA and FPSA�s partnership comes to fruition
Global reach � IFFA and FPSA�s partnership comes to fruition
The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) announced on May 9, 2016 that it signed an agreement with Messe Frankfurt, the owner of the world famous IFFA trade show, in support of both organizations' trade show events. Tom Kittle, FPSA chairman of...
Meat Industry Suppliers Raise Over $100,000 for Scholarships
Meat Industry Suppliers Raise Over $100,000 for Scholarships
The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) is pleased to announce that its Meat Industry Suppliers Alliance Foundation (MISAF) raised over $100,000 on Thursday, March 22nd during the Foundation Banquet and Auction held at the FPSA Annual Conferen...
2017 Food trends: Keep it lean and clean
2017 Food trends: Keep it lean and clean
Healthy food options drive food processing trends according to recently released market research report 2017 Trends in Food Processing Operations.
Marlen International Acquires Unitherm Food Systems
Marlen International Acquires Unitherm Food Systems
Marlen International, Inc., a global manufacturer of highly engineered food processing equipment and systems, and a subsidiary of Chicago-based Duravant LLC, has acquired Unitherm Food Systems, adding a new set of thermal processing technologies to Mar...
Busch Presents New Series of Dolphin Liquid Ring Vacuum Pumps
Busch Presents New Series of Dolphin Liquid Ring Vacuum Pumps
Busch Vacuum Pumps and Systems has now launched an entirely new series of liquid ring vacuum pumps. The new Dolphin LM/LT vacuum pumps have been completely redesigned but are based on proven liquid ring vacuum technology. With these new vacuum pumps, B...
Ampco Pumps Company � ZP3A Series Aseptic Positive Displacement Pump
Ampco Pumps Company � ZP3A Series Aseptic Positive Displacement Pump
Ampco Pumps Company, manufacturer of sanitary pumps mixers and blenders, introduced the ZP3 Aseptic Positive Displacement Pump. Based on the Patented ZP3 design the ZP3A offers front-loading seals and is fully CIP-able without modifications or loss of ...
Ampco Pumps Company hires Michael Boyd as Business Development Manager
Ampco Pumps Company hires Michael Boyd as Business Development Manager
Ampco Pumps has announced the hiring of Michael Boyd as Business Development Manager for the Ampco Applied Products group.� Michael has 20 years of experience designing and sizing mixers and mixing systems for the food, pharmaceutical, personal care, a...
Gottlieb expected to focus on drug side of FDA
Gottlieb expected to focus on drug side of FDA
Dr. Scott Gottlieb will be taking over as FDA commissioner at an interesting time.
Reducing water usage in food and beverage processing
Reducing water usage in food and beverage processing
At the beginning of 2016, the world learned about the elevated lead levels in Flint, MI�s drinking water. Details emerged that the local government changed the city�s water supply from the Detroit system to the Flint River in an attempt to save money, ...