Pilgrim’s Pride is building a feed mill in Natchitoches, LA. The new mill features 35,000-bushel-per-hour corn receiving, 280-ton-per-hour ingredient receiving, one current and one future 70-ton-per-hour grinding system and an 8-ton batching and mixing system.
In an Aberdeen study, “Supply Chain Visibility Roadmap Report,” executives interviewed from 524 companies identified improving user visibility to order, inventory and shipment status as a top priority.
Many leading food manufacturers recognize the need for a vastly improved and more global automation infrastructure than currently exists in even the most automated facilities, says a study from the ARC Advisory Group.
Although the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) granted temporary relief to smaller public companies from Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance reporting, more frequent than quarterly filing/reporting may be in the wings for all public companies, according to a white paper from six international accounting companies.