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Cold Food Trends Stand the Test of Time

By Marina Mayer
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Editor-in-chief Marina Mayer outlines the top trends within the cold food retail and foodservice industries.
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How Sustainable is Your Supply Chain?

Operating according to a sustainable corporate responsibility structure is more than just a report that’s issued every year—for many companies, it’s the only way to do business.

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From Milkman to Refrigerated Truck: How Food Gets Delivered to Today’s Shoppers

By Marina Mayer
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It used to be that the majority of Americans had their milk delivered straight to their front doors. Every day, the milkman would place bottles of milk in a “milk chute” that had a small cabinet with a door on the outside.

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How Social Media Drives Expanded Consumer Base

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These days, anything and everything is online. From recipes and do-it-yourself solutions to blogs and reviews, the worldwide web is chock-full of “information.”

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Exercising the X Factor

By Marina Mayer

Zap, pow, wham, ka boom. No, that’s not a cartoon buzzing in the background—that’s the sound of refrigerated and frozen food processors charging their way through retailers’ shelves and restaurant kitchens and on to consumers’ plates.

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Hormel Foods Surpasses Sustainable Measures

By Marina Mayer

First order of business—congratulations to Hormel Foods Corp. for receiving Refrigerated & Frozen Foods’ 2013 Sustainable Supply Chain of the Year award. We received a great deal of online nominations from some top-name processors, however Hormel Foods showcased exemplary efforts in surpassing its own sustainable measures. 

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How Sustainable is your Supply Chain?

When it comes to sustainable supply chain efforts, some companies waver and falter.
By Marina Mayer

Nominate your company or a refrigerated and/or frozen foods processor/customer today for Refrigerated & Frozen Foods’ annual Sustainable Supply Chain of the Year award.

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The Power of Processing and Production Under One Roof

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IPPE 2013 sets the record with more than 1,150 exhibitors and 430,000 square feet.

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New Year, New Look

By Marina Mayer

We’ve all done it—made New Year’s resolutions that come March, might as well get thrown in the trash.

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Dissecting the GMO Labeling Debate

By Marina Mayer

This year’s election brought mudslinging, bad-mouthing and a country so divided that people were actually de-friending and un-following “friends” via their social media accounts.

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OSI, 2014 Refrigerated Foods Processor of the Year

Find out how this global food provider secured a new supply chain global trading platform, opened a new culinary innovation center and continues to keep food safety top of mind.

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Engaging the Manufacturing Workforce to Drive Business Improvement

AIOE’s Workforce Development Solutions Group will soon release its work product, “The Engagement Framework”. This is a robust resource tool that both CPGs and suppliers should find useful in their organizations. Attendees will learn of the key attributes of Engagement, and cases and lessons learned on how to apply these guiding lessons within your company. The value proposition is fundamental to business success in our industry: business performance, competitive globally, recruitment and retention.

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2014 July

Refrigerated & Frozen Foods' July 2014 issue features the State of the Industry report.

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