Brussels Expo Beckons to World’s Leading Seafood Players Brussels Expo Beckons to World’s Leading Seafood Players
Seafood buyers and sellers from around the Blue Planet will soon be on their way to Belgium to take part in the 26th running of Seafood Expo Global and the 20th Seafood Processing Global (formerly...

Bühler and Microsoft Link Up to Enhance Food Value Chain Bühler and Microsoft Link Up to Enhance Food Value Chain
Bühler is set to unveil ground breaking digital technologies that include minimizing toxic contamination, reducing food waste and increasing end product quality across the entire food value chain

CCI Prize Goes to Ardo for Major Investments in France CCI Prize Goes to Ardo for Major Investments in France
Ardo was among three companies that were recently presented “Best Belgian Investor in France” awards. The Ardooie-headquartered producer of fresh-frozen vegetables, value-added preparations, fruit,

TNA Expands Dutch Manufacturing Capacity at Woerden Plant TNA Expands Dutch Manufacturing Capacity at Woerden Plant
Sydney, Australia-headquartered TNA has officially opened a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Holland, further reinforcing its position as a major manufacturer of food processing equipment

McCain Takes Stake in Indoor Smart Farming Tech Company McCain Takes Stake in Indoor Smart Farming Tech Company
McCain Foods Limited has completed a strategic investment in TruLeaf Sustainable Agriculture. The innovative Canadian agricultural technology enterprise has developed proprietary indoor vertical

Young’s Introduces Fishwich to Foodservice Market in UK Young’s Introduces Fishwich to Foodservice Market in UK
Grimsby, England-based Young’s Foodservice continues to launch new value-added frozen products featuring Marine Stewardship Council-certified fish sourced from Alaska. The latest item on the menu

Central Foods Rolls Out KaterBake Mini Muffins, Doughnuts Central Foods Rolls Out KaterBake Mini Muffins, Doughnuts
Northamptonshire, England-based frozen food distributor Central Foods has launched five new bite-size baked products in response to increasing demand for smaller, indulgent sweet treats in the

Retail Frozen Food Recalls Underway in USA and Canada Retail Frozen Food Recalls Underway in USA and Canada
Conagra Brands is recalling approximately 135,159 pounds of frozen Banquet brand Salisbury steak products (made with chicken, pork and beef) in the United States that may be contaminated with bone...

Lineage to Nearly Double Capacity at Texas Coldstore Lineage to Nearly Double Capacity at Texas Coldstore
Lineage Logistics has broken ground for a major expansion to its Sunnyvale warehousing and food distribution operation in Dallas County, Texas, that will nearly double pallet capacity at the site.

Captain D’s Steers Diners to Limited Time Crab Meal Deal Captain D’s Steers Diners to Limited Time Crab Meal Deal
Those in a crabby mood in the USA these days, that is to say folks hungry for the aquatic crustacean delicacy at a bargain price, may want to head over to Captain D’s and grab a bib. The fast

Charcoal Kuro Prawns and Black Burger Buns on Menu in UK Charcoal Kuro Prawns and Black Burger Buns on Menu in UK
Always on the lookout for innovative international culinary trends that are making their way to the United Kingdom, Funnybones Foodservice is introducing two new products that feature charcoal used

Chef ‘Goes to School’ to Perfect High Protein Pizza Dough Chef ‘Goes to School’ to Perfect High Protein Pizza Dough
Independent family run artisan pizza base producer Deli Conti will soon unveil a new high protein pizza dough at one of the United Kingdom’s largest food and drink trade shows, following support

AFFI Leader Lauds Frozens at ‘No Taste for Waste’ Event AFFI Leader Lauds Frozens at ‘No Taste for Waste’ Event
American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) President and CEO Alison Bodor participated in a panel discussion on food waste in New York City on April 10 to commend the launch of the “No Taste for Waste”...

USCS Expanding Again in Texas; Larry Alderfer New COO USCS Expanding Again in Texas; Larry Alderfer New COO
United States Cold Storage (USCS) has broken ground at a 40-acre parcel of land in Denton, Texas, to build a 7.7-million-cubic-foot public refrigerated warehouse that is scheduled to be up and

Iceland Foods to Remove Palm Oil from Own Label Products Iceland Foods to Remove Palm Oil from Own Label Products
The “green and clean” pro-environment campaigning of Iceland Foods continues to branch out, with the April 10 announcement that the United Kingdom’s leading frozen food specialist retailer will

Rest in Peace Klaas Puul Founder Evert Mooijer: 1947-2018 Rest in Peace Klaas Puul Founder Evert Mooijer: 1947-2018
FrozenFoodsBiz.com regrets to report that Evert Mooijer, founder of the Volendam, Netherlands-headquartered Klaas Puul seafood processing company, has died at the age of 70 after battling an

Guillaume Debrosse to Assume Helm of Bonduelle in July Guillaume Debrosse to Assume Helm of Bonduelle in July
Guillaume Debrosse will become chief executive officer of the Villeneuve d’Ascq, France-headquartered Bonduelle Group on July 1. The announcement was made by Chairman Christophe Bonduelle during an

Dr. Oetker’s New Website Serves UK Foodservice Industry Dr. Oetker’s New Website Serves UK Foodservice Industry
Dr. Oetker has launched a dedicated website to support foodservice customers and drive businesses in the United Kingdom. The frozen pizza and bakery specialist’s new hub –

Simplot CEO Whitacre Retiring, Internal Successor Likely Simplot CEO Whitacre Retiring, Internal Successor Likely
Bill Whitacre, chief executive officer of the Boise, Idaho, USA-headquartered J.R. Simplot Company, has announced that he will retire on August 31 after 18 years at the helm and 40 years in the

US Potato Exports Still Rising, though Market Share Slips US Potato Exports Still Rising, though Market Share Slips
Approximately 20% of potatoes grown in the United States find their way to foreign markets in one form or another, with consumption of value-added products being driven by the increased popularity

Hepponstall Leaves Lamb Weston to Take High Liner Helm Hepponstall Leaves Lamb Weston to Take High Liner Helm
High Liner Foods has named Rod Hepponstall as its new president, chief executive officer and member of the board of directors, effective May 1. He will assume the position from Henry Demone,

Crackdown on Frozen Food Smuggling Ongoing in China Crackdown on Frozen Food Smuggling Ongoing in China
Chinese police continue to be hot on the trail of frozen food smugglers, having nabbed seven suspects on April 2 for allegedly bringing an estimated US $16 million worth of products into the

Ecuador Shrimp Producers See SIMP as Market Opportunity Ecuador Shrimp Producers See SIMP as Market Opportunity
The Ecuadorian shrimp industry, represented by the National Chamber of Aquaculture (Camara Nacional de Acuacultura) and the Sustainable Shrimp Initiative, has joined United States domestic shrimp

Frozen Pork on Front Burner as US-China Tariff Heat Rises Frozen Pork on Front Burner as US-China Tariff Heat Rises
Although the Year of the Pig is not until 2019 according to the Chinese lunar calendar, 2018 is the year that the Beijing government slapped an additional tariff of 25% on frozen pork from the USA....

Young’s Seafood Wins M&S Contracts, May Shut Annan Plant Young’s Seafood Wins M&S Contracts, May Shut Annan Plant
Grimsby, England-headquartered Young’s Seafood Limited has signed three major contracts to supply British multinational retailer Marks and Spencer (M&S) with frozen and chilled coated fish,