Kaiser Pickles, a fourth generation, family-owned and operated pickle and pepper processing company, plans to expand its operations in Aurora, Indiana. The project is expected to create up to 20 new jobs by the end of 2022.
Renowned metal detector expert, Fortress Technology has unveiled its expansion into checkweighing with the launch of its inaugural ‘smart’ weigher series - Raptor. The launch took place during a live demonstration at PACK EXPO Connects (virtual showroom S70).
Bioceres Crop Solutions Corp. (“Bioceres” or the “Company”), a fully-integrated provider of crop productivity solutions designed to enable the transition of agriculture towards carbon neutrality, announced today that it has entered into definitive agreements for the acquisition of the remaining 50% ownership interest in Verdeca LLC (“Verdeca”) as well as strategic Intellectual Property assets related to soybean and wheat from Arcadia Biosciences Inc. (“Arcadia”).
Processing organic vegetables, once a niche specialty, is now big business. However, while crops grown without pesticides are regarded by consumers as exceptionally natural and safe, they bring processing lines additional complications and risks.