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  1. US Business News Technology Elite Award - Best Food Manufacturing & Safety Software Company 2018

    Drawing on its vast wealth of experience, over the years Focus Works has succeeded in establishing a foothold in the marketplace for food manufacturing and food safety software by becoming the “Corporate Standard” of many Blue-Chip Fortune 500 companies, such as Kellogg’s, Stauffer’s Biscuit (Animal Crackers) and others. Robert explores how far the firm has come over the years and the techniques it employs to ensure its ongoing success

  2. Introducing NuGo Perfect Cookie: The Only Vegan, Low-Sugar Protein Cookie

    Expanding its vast product lines, NuGo Nutrition introduces the only vegan and low-sugar protein cookie, NuGo Perfect Cookie, in four delicious flavors: Dark Chocolate Chip, Double Dark Chocolate, Peanut Butter, and Lemon Poppy Seed

  3. New Multi-Frequency Metal Detector Integrates Onto Checkweigher Frame To Reduce Footprint

    A new scanning multi-frequency metal detector is designed to enable food manufacturers and food quality managers to improve productivity and maximize factory floor space by combining the benefits of multiscan metal detection technology with accurate weight control

  4. Dawn Foods Completes Sale Of Puerto Rico Distribution Center To Able Sales Company

    Global bakery manufacturer and ingredients supplier Dawn Foods today announced the sale of its Puerto Rico distribution operation to Puerto Rico-based Able Sales Company, the leading supplier of sweeteners and ingredients to the food and pharmaceutical industries in Puerto Rico.

  5. The Original Cakerie Announces Major Expansion Of London, Ontario Plant

    The Original Cakerie ("the Company"), a leading manufacturer of high-quality frozen desserts for retail and foodservice customers across Canada and the U.S., announced today a major expansion of its London, Ontario plant, slated to begin construction later this fall. The Original Cakerie is a division of Dessert Holdings, based in St. Paul, MN.

  6. Shore Capital Partners Announces Partnership With Main Street Gourmet

    Shore Capital Partners (“Shore” or “Shore Capital”) is pleased to announce that it has completed a recapitalization of Main Street Gourmet (“MSG” or “the Company”), a wholesale bakery based in Akron, OH. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: Founded in 1987 by Steve Marks and Harvey Nelson, Main Street Gourmet is a custom wholesale bakery providing frozen baked goods, including muffins, cookies, granola, brownies and bars, and other sweet

  7. Philadelphia Cream Cheese Says Anything Can Be Turned Into A Bagel With ‘Bagel That’ Device

    Can a piece of toast be a bagel? Can a waffle be a bagel? Or even a hot dog bun? With the Philadelphia “Bagel That” tool – they can. Introducing “Bagel That,” a revolutionary new tool that helps cream cheese lovers punch holes in the middle of anything, instantly turning it into a bagel.

  8. New Industrial Drying System Promises To Save Water And Reduce Energy Use By 65 Percent

    Today, Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and Gas Technology Institute (GTI) announced they have successfully demonstrated a new industrial drying technology that uses far less energy, reduces greenhouse gas emissions and saves money

  9. Non-GMO Reb D Stevia Leaf Sweetener Approved In Australia, New Zealand

    Nature-based sweetener company SweeGen announced Food Standards Australia, New Zealand (FSANZ) has assessed and approved BESTEVIA® Reb D Stevia Leaf Sweetener for use as a food additive in Amendment No. 187 issued on September 5, 2019.

  10. Swander Pace Capital Acquires Café Valley

    Swander Pace Capital, a leading private equity firm specializing in investments in consumer products companies, today announced that it has acquired Café Valley, a leading manufacturer of croissants, cakes, muffins, and other sweet baked goods to retail and foodservice channels across the United States and Canada. Café Valley is one of the largest independent wholesale bakeries in the United States serving the In-Store Bakery (ISB), Club Store, Mass Merchandise, Foodservice, and Convenience-Store segments. Since