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Food Safety Summit 2014 focuses on FSMA

By Wayne Labs, Senior Technical Editor
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More than 1,500 food safety professionals gathered at BNP Media’s 16th Annual Food Safety Summit (FSS) last month in Baltimore, MD to learn about the latest FSMA updates and how they will affect their companies’ businesses.


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US Supreme Court hears Pom Wonderful, Coca-Cola juice case

At issue is whether misleading advertising claims may be brought against food manufacturers, independent of their compliance with FDA labeling requirements.
By Shane O'Halloran
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Opening food manufacturers to broader false advertising claims could have significant repercussions.


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Chobani announces global expansion, new US product innovations

A dessert product and products aimed at kids highlight new offerings.
By Shane O'Halloran
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The manufacturer has also reported rapid growth in the Australian market.


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Fluid Dynamics: Simplifying the process of identifying the right tubing solution

Cost management, performance enhancement and regulatory compliance are key considerations in tubing selection.
By Shane O'Halloran
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We sat down with Iuliana Nita of the Process Systems business unit of Saint-Gobain Corporation to learn more.


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Don’t get left out in the cold

Challenges in food safety compliance can be overcome to leverage growth.
By Shane O'Halloran
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FE discusses the issues with PMMI’s Jorge Izquierdo.


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Plant of the Year

Plant of the Year: Excellence and efficiency abound at Blue Diamond Growers

By Mikell Knights
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 Built from a foundation of emerging collaboration tools and a unique, cross-functional, interdisciplinary approach, Blue Diamond Growers achieves its manufacturing goals with its new “dream” plant. 


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Plant Openings & Expansions: April 2014

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 Announcements about new food and beverage plant construction projects, plant renovations and plant expansions.


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Industry & People News: April 2014

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Announcements about new hires, staff promotions, association news, awards, mergers and acquisitions.
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Nutrition facts label overhauled

By Shane O'Halloran
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 First Lady Michelle Obama introduced major proposed changes to the nutrition facts label on behalf of FDA at an event held at the White House on February 27, 2014. The updates are designed to reflect the latest scientific information on the link between diet and chronic diseases like obesity and heart disease. The announcement focused on changes in label requirements that highlight new information such as calories and serving sizes. 


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McDonald’s plans to “refocus core” to win back customers

The company says the timeline of last year’s menu additions stressed many restaurants.
By Shane O'Halloran
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This year, McDonald’s will play up its classics, plus the quality of its coffee.


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Plant of the Year 2014

Blue Diamond Growers was chosen as Food Engineering's 2014 Plant of the Year. The Sacramento-based company is the world’s largest producer of almonds and almond ingredients.

Podcasts

Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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The September 2014 issue of Food Engineering explores how lean manufacturing, quality improvements and increased automation helps processors meet rapidly changing demands. Also, read how robotics, advanced machine controls, software and OEE are just a few of the tools that can boost productivity on packaging lines.

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