Category Archives: Equipment

C.H. Robinson Receives Driscoll’s U.S. Carrier of the Year Award

C.H. Robinson was named Driscoll’s 2014 U.S. Carrier of the Year during their first annual carrier recognition event in Watsonville, Calif. During the event, … Continue reading

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Clear Lam Packaging to Open Co-Packing Facility

In spring 2015, Clear Lam Packaging will open a 25,000-square-foot co-packing facility and innovation center at its Elk Grove Village manufacturing operation. Clear Lam … Continue reading

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Hydrocodone reclassification fuels sharp increase in demand for Kirby Lester tablet counters

Kirby Lester, a pharmacy automation provider, experienced a significant increase in demand for its KL1 and KL1Plus tablet counting devices during the month of … Continue reading

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IFCO Opens New RPC Service Center

IFCO SYSTEMS has opened a new RPC Service Center (reusable plastic container) in Fresno, California. The 200,000-square-foot facility is equipped to wash, sanitize and … Continue reading

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Tosca Introduces RPC for Eggs

Tosca has introduced a reusable plastic container (RPC) for packing, shipping and displaying individual cartons of eggs. Featuring its SmartWall design, the retail-ready package simplifies re-stocking … Continue reading

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Hussmann Introduces EcoShine Quick Connect LEDs for Service Merchandisers

Hussmann’s EcoShine Quick Connect LED lights feature an application specific design for service merchandiser canopy and shelf lights. The new LEDs attract shoppers to … Continue reading

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Sealed Air ensures global food safety for IFCO RPCs

IFCO SYSTEMS, the leading global provider of reusable packaging solutions has announced a partnership with Sealed Air, the leading provider of Diversey cleaning and … Continue reading

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Inline Plastics Introduces Tamper-Resistant Safe-T-Fresh Bowls

Inline Plastics announces the introduction of their improved one piece round clamshell bowls, the enhanced version of the company’s breakthrough Safe-T-Fresh line of products. The … Continue reading

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Clear Lam Packaging a Finalist for 2014 PMA Impact Award

Capitalizing on the hot trend for grab-and-go convenience, new Snap Apart Multipack packaging developed for the Country Fresh Snack Fresh brand is a finalist … Continue reading

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Rational SelfCookingCenter is at Oktoberfest

The 181st Munich Oktoberfest kicked off with 14 large festival halls and 21 smaller establishments, expecting around six million visitors. Last year more than 480,000 … Continue reading

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ConTech Lighting’s Mini 02 Recessed Multiple

ConTech Lighting now offers the Mini 02 Recessed Multiple. It is available in single to four head units and its new construction housing design … Continue reading

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TransFresh Announces Tectrol Storage Solution for Fresh Blueberries

TransFresh Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Chiquita Brands, announced that its flagship technology, Tectrol Modified Atmosphere Packaging Systems. Recognized worldwide for delivering an added level of … Continue reading

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Hussmann Freedom Line Narrow Footprint Reach-In

Hussmann introduces the Freedom Line Narrow Footprint Reach-In Case designed specifically to answer the needs of small format stores. Available for both low (model … Continue reading

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Henschel-Steinau Creates Theft Deterrent System for Baby Formula

Leading retail marketing solutions company Henschel-Steinau has introduced an innovative retail system: a modular on shelf display that is designed to dispense baby formula, … Continue reading

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Zero Zone Introduces ColdLoop Subcritical Refrigeration System

The Zero Zone ColdLoop CO2 Subcritical System is now available for food retailers who want a reliable, efficient refrigeration system to cool their food … Continue reading

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Motorola Solutions Introduces Next Generation Personal Shopper

With the majority of shoppers reporting that self-help technologies improve their shopping experience, Motorola Solutions, Inc. has unveiled the industry’s most advanced personal shopping device, which will help … Continue reading

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Sealed Air Shrink Film Offers Thinner Anti-fog Alternative

The latest addition to Sealed Air’s line of Cryovac Technology (CT) shrink films, CT-311 is a micro-layered, anti-fog shrink film. Primarily used to package … Continue reading

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McKay TransCold Launches Refrigerated Boxcar Rail Service

Ridge Development announces the official launch of TransCold Express, a hub-to-hub refrigerated boxcar service operated by McKay TransCold that runs bi-directionally between Wilmington, Illinois … Continue reading

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Clear Lam Packaging Wins DuPont Packaging Award

The DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation has awarded Clear Lam Packaging a Silver Award for packaging excellence for its Fisher Roasted Party Peanuts PrimaPak … Continue reading

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Crown Equipment Introduces a 4,000-Pound Capacity Walkie Straddle Stacker

Crown Equipment Corporation, a material handling company, has expanded the capacity range of its Crown SX 3000 Series stacker. Available in North America and … Continue reading

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StorOx 2.0 Now Registered in California

BioSafe Systems announces that StorOx 2.0, a bactericide/fungicide, is now registered for use in California. StorOx 2.0 is a versatile post-harvest tool that extends … Continue reading

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Alto-Shaam Recevies Product of the Year Award

Alto-Shaam has received the Product of the Year Award by Foodservice Consultants Society International (FCSI). The award is for the innovative technology in the … Continue reading

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BARO North America’s Alpha H2 LED Fixtures

BARO North America introduced its next generation Alpha H2 LED family of fixtures during this year’s National Grocers Association show in Las Vegas. According … Continue reading

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Mart Cart Launches Heavy Duty Cart

Mart Cart, a product line of Assembled Products Corporation, announces its latest offering in the world of mobile shopping carts – the Ultima. This … Continue reading

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C.H. Robinson’s Focuses on Carrier Community with New Blog

C.H. Robinson has launched The Road, a blog that features topics, trends and issues that impact daily life in the transportation industry. As a … Continue reading

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