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  • Consumer Trends Drive Debut of New General Mills Products

    Consumer-driven trends in food – particularly wellness, convenience, and snacking – guided General Mills in the development of its latest line-up of products set to be released this summer around the world, the Minneapolis, MN-based corporation announced July 12. “We’re in...

  • Lay’s Debuts Global Flavors in US to Celebrate Olympics

    In advance of the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics, PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay division is introducing four international flavors of Lay’s brand snack chips in the United States to “celebrate the spirit of cultural discovery and adventure through flavors,” the Plano, TX-based corporation...

  • AGI Acquires Equipment Maker Mitchell Mill Systems

    Ag Growth International announced the acquisition of Mitchell Mill Systems Canada Ltd., a producer of material handling equipment, and its US affiliate Mitchell Mill Systems USA in a press release Monday. “The acquisition of Mitchell expands AGI’s commercial business into eastern...

  • DuPont Names Two New Fellows

    Two DuPont employees have been named DuPont Fellows, the highest technical professional level in the company. George Kodokian and Andrew Morgan are being honored as DuPont Fellows for their outstanding technical expertise and leadership. They join an elite group of scientists and engineers...

  • Chemical Safety Board to Hold Public Business Meeting

    The US Chemical Safety Board (CSB) is holding a public business meeting on Wed., Jul. 26, 2016 in Washington, DC, the agency announced Thursday. “One of the items I am looking forward to discussing is the CSB’s draft strategic plan. The strategic plan for FY 2016-2020 will help guide...

  • Mary Kay Plans New $100 Mil. Manufacturing, R&D Center

    Cosmetics company Mary Kay Inc. announced plans Thursday to build a new $100 million manufacturing and research and development facility in Lewisville, TX. The global company expects to break ground on the 26.2 acre plot this September, Mary Kay said in a press release, with an anticipated...

  • Bayer Revises Proposal to Purchase Monsanto

    Bayer AG has revised its offer to purchase the St. Louis-based Monsanto after the agriculture product giant rejected the German pharmaceutical and chemical company’s initial offer this May, the companies acknowledged in separate press releases issued Thursday. Bayer said it boosted its all-...

  • ConAgra Files SEC Documents on Lamb Weston Split

    ConAgra Foods announced Wednesday that documents were filed with the US Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to its planned separation into two independent companies: Lamb Weston Holdings Inc. and Conagra Brands Inc. A Form 10 Registration Statement was recently filed with the SEC,...

  • Intelligrated Webinar to Highlight Polybag Handling

    Intelligrated, a provider of automated material handling solutions, is presenting a webinar on polybag handling this July discussing drivers of packaging changes and strategies for automated systems, the Cincinnati-based company announced Wednesday. Part of the company’s “On the Move...

  • Franklin Miller Opens Expanded Manufacturing Facility

    Franklin Miller Inc. celebrated the grand opening of an 11,000 sq ft expansion to its Livingston, NJ-based manufacturing facility at a ribbon cutting ceremony on July 12. New offices, a test facility, and a high bay manufacturing area were added to the company’s existing facility. The...