Listeria monocytogenes (Lm) is ubiquitous in the environment and an ever-present threat in frozen food facilities, but food safety professionals who remain vigilant and understand where to focus food safety resources to control and prevent Lm in their facilities will ultimately triumph and keep food safe.
Attendees representing the $57 billion frozen food and beverage supply chain gathered in Las Vegas recently for the 2020 AFFI Frozen Food Convention (AFFI-CON), where new AFFI officers were elected: Meghan Swan of J.R. Simplot Company as chair; Julia Sabin of The J.M. Smucker Company as chair elect; and Mike McEvoy of Sargento Foods as immediate past chair.
In 2020, the National Frozen & Refrigerated Foods Association (NFRA) is celebrating 75 years of promoting the sales and consumption of frozen and refrigerated foods and providing a forum for industry dialogue and networking. This special anniversary is being noted with a commemorative 75th anniversary logo, and the Association is holding special activities throughout the year.
Pi-based promotion triggers when the score is 3-14 at any time during the game.
January 23, 2020
Based on 2019 Nielsen data, fans buy more than five million DiGiorno pizzas leading up to their game day watch parties. This year, DiGiorno is raising the stakes of the Big Game on Feb. 2 with a giveaway: if the score is 3-14 (or 14-3) at any point during the game, DiGiorno will give away free (pizza) pi.
Editor-in-chief Marina Mayer discusses why the resurgence of frozen foods is real, and how placing a frozen vegetable processor on the cover of the magazine speaks volumes as to where the industry is going.
Here’s how B&G Foods’ ability to continuously innovate and develop new products enabled it to make a giant-size footprint in the frozen foods market, and receive Refrigerated & Frozen Foods’ 2019 Frozen Foods Processor of the Year.
Joseph’s manufactures frozen Italian pastas, specialty sauces, tray meals and other food kits for national restaurant chains, foodservice distributors, retailers and other industrial clients.
October 29, 2019
NewSpring Capital, Radnor, Pa., announced that NewSpring Mezzanine, the firm’s mezzanine strategy, completed its investment to support the acquisition of Joseph’s Frozen Foods, Haverhill, Mass., in partnership with LaSalle Capital, Chicago.