With SIAL on Front Burner, Paris is World’s Food Capital With SIAL on Front Burner, Paris is World’s Food Capital
Frozen food product innovation galore is in store for 160,000 or so visitors from 194 or more countries expected to attend the SIAL in Paris from October 21-25. For those unfamiliar with the

Farm Rich Serves Up Rich Harvest of Innovative Products Farm Rich Serves Up Rich Harvest of Innovative Products
St. Simons Island, Georgia-based Farm Rich has just launched six new products, including the first frozen Grilled Cheese Sticks available in the USA and three new microwaveable hickory-smoked...

Iceland Chain’s Plastic Fantastic Removal Goal on Target Iceland Chain’s Plastic Fantastic Removal Goal on Target
The Iceland frozen food specialty retailer in the United Kingdom is on schedule to reduce plastic usage in its stores through several initiatives that will together eliminate over 3,000 tons of such...

Frozen Avocados Ripe for Market Under Welch’s Banner Frozen Avocados Ripe for Market Under Welch’s Banner
Newly launched Welch’s Avocados should appeal to convenience-minded consumers in North America who not especially keen on paying $2 or more for a short shelf life avocado and then going to the

Country Range Rolls Out Three Cheese and Onion Rolls Country Range Rolls Out Three Cheese and Onion Rolls
Altham, Lancashire, England-based Country Range has expanded its foodservice baked goods portfolio with the introduction of Three Cheese and Onion Rolls. The frozen product is now available in 60 x

New Water Flows Investment Cash into The Perfect Bite Co. New Water Flows Investment Cash into The Perfect Bite Co.
An affiliate of New Water Capital L.P., a Boca Raton, Florida-headquartered private equity firm focused on lower-middle market targets with revenues of $30 million to $300 million, has made a

AquaBounty Gets Salmon Biotech Facility Construction Loan AquaBounty Gets Salmon Biotech Facility Construction Loan
AquaBounty Technologies, a Maynard, Massachusetts-based aquaculture biotech company that is a majority-owned subsidiary of Intrexon Corporation, announced on October 16 that its Canadian subsidiary

Shore Welcomes Aboard CEO De Pandelaere as Belmans Exits Shore Welcomes Aboard CEO De Pandelaere as Belmans Exits
Dirk De Pandelaere, chief executive officer of Erpe-Mere, Belgium-based Diversi Foods NV, will assume the helm of the Shore Group as CEO on November 1. He is replacing Dirk Belmans, who joined the

Top Nova Scotia Honor Goes to Oxford Frozen Foods Founder Top Nova Scotia Honor Goes to Oxford Frozen Foods Founder
Oxford Frozen Foods founder John L. Bragg has been inducted into the Order of Nova Scotia, along with five fellow Nova Scotians who have achieved greatly and made extraordinary contributions for

Salute to Retired Eurofrigo Leader Derk van Mackelenbergh Salute to Retired Eurofrigo Leader Derk van Mackelenbergh
A gathering of friends and colleagues feted former Eurofrigo BV Managing Director Derk van Mackelenbergh recently at the company’s flagship cold storage logistics complex in Rotterdam. The salute

SeaPak Launches Innovative Shrimp Cocktail Snack in USA SeaPak Launches Innovative Shrimp Cocktail Snack in USA
St. Simons Island, Georgia-based SeaPak Shrimp & Seafood Co. has introduced thaw and eat On-the-Go Shrimp & Cocktail Sauce in five-ounce tray packs. Priced at $3.49, the portable snack can

Iceland Serves Busy Brits Microwaveable Scrambled Eggs Iceland Serves Busy Brits Microwaveable Scrambled Eggs
The Iceland frozen food retail store operator in the United Kingdom has come to the rescue of eggheads in the making at universities who never learned the basic home kitchen skill of beating egg

Conagra Declares Stock Float on Eve of Pinnacle Add-on Conagra Declares Stock Float on Eve of Pinnacle Add-on
Conagra Brands announced on October 9 that it is offering to sell, subject to market and other conditions, 16,312,057 shares of its common stock priced at $32.25 each through an underwritten public...

Solid Q1 for Lamb Weston; Potato Crop Concern in Europe Solid Q1 for Lamb Weston; Potato Crop Concern in Europe
Lamb Weston Holdings has reported that sales were up 12% to $914.9 million during the first quarter of fiscal 2019 in comparison with the like period the year before. Income from operations rose

Green Giant Packs Feature St. Jude Hospital Patients’ Art Green Giant Packs Feature St. Jude Hospital Patients’ Art
Artwork from two young patients at St. Jude Children’s Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, are being spotlighted on one million bags of limited edition frozen Green Giant Veggie Tots. As part of its

NewCold Opens UK’s Biggest Refrigerated Warehouse Complex NewCold Opens UK’s Biggest Refrigerated Warehouse Complex
NewCold Advanced Cold Logistics has unveiled its newly completed frozen food storage and distribution center in Wakefield, England, which is said to be the largest of its kind in the United

Erlenbacher Unveils Tempting Trio of Trendy Casual Cakes Erlenbacher Unveils Tempting Trio of Trendy Casual Cakes
Will "good old" gateaux and other comfort foods soon be out of fashion in Europe? This question comes up when one takes a look at the eating habits of the millennial generation, which is loosely...

Thai Union Addresses Slavery, Forced Labor at UN Session Thai Union Addresses Slavery, Forced Labor at UN Session
In recognition of Thai Union Group’s efforts to combat modern day slavery and forced labor, a representative from the Bangkok, Thailand-headquartered seafood company participated in a high-level

Greenyard Reopens Hungarian Site; Sells Horticulture Unit Greenyard Reopens Hungarian Site; Sells Horticulture Unit
Sint-Katelijne-Waver, Belgium-headquartered Greenyard on September 13 announced the reopening of its frozen vegetable processing factory in Baja, Hungary, after identifying the root cause of a

Paleo Diet-compliant Mini Sliders Join Tribali Foods Line Paleo Diet-compliant Mini Sliders Join Tribali Foods Line
San Marino, California-based Tribali Foods has added Chicken & Apple and Pork & Sage Mini Sliders to its range of frozen products. Primarily aimed at the breakfast market, yet versatile

Siam Canadian Group Inaugurates Meat Division in Poland Siam Canadian Group Inaugurates Meat Division in Poland
Bangkok, Thailand-headquartered Siam Canadian, best known as an international frozen seafood supplier, is expanding activities in the frozen meat business through a newly launched meat division

RFC Joint Venture to Build Fish Plant in Russian Far East RFC Joint Venture to Build Fish Plant in Russian Far East
Russian Pollock LLC, a joint venture of the Russian Fishery Company (RFC), DV Invest LLC and the AMG Group, has announced plans to establish a major fish processing factory in the Russian Far East

Oumph! Plant-based Pizza Coming to Tesco Stores in UK Oumph! Plant-based Pizza Coming to Tesco Stores in UK
The Oumph! brand of plant-based Italian Style frozen pizza will be launched at 179 Tesco stores in the United Kingdom on September 16. Selling for £3.99, the 400-gram product features a stone-baked

Pidy Rolls Out Jaconde with Cocoa and Nuts Sponge Sheets Pidy Rolls Out Jaconde with Cocoa and Nuts Sponge Sheets
Pidy, the Ieper, Belgium-headquartered maker of ready-to-fill pastry and other products, has added a new flavor to its Technipat frozen sponge sheet range. Now available in a chocolate sponge

Garden Lites Spotlight on ‘Veggies Made Great’ Products Garden Lites Spotlight on ‘Veggies Made Great’ Products
Garden Lites, a manufacturer and marketer of vegetable-based frozen food products in the United States, has introduced a new sub-brand: “Veggies Made Great.” It is now available at Stop & Shop