Food Industry News

Treasure Coast Food Bank launches fresh food processing plant

FORT PIERCE – Treasure Coast Food Bank has launched its new $2.4 million fresh food processing plant and fresh produce initiative, the Florida Agriculture & Nourishment Collaborative.

The multi-pronged social enterprise program is expected to channel 25 million pounds of fresh, nutritious produce from area farms into the hands of food-insecure individuals and children during […]

Mar. 20, 2017|

Ventura Foods to acquire local facility

PORT ST. LUCIE – Ventura Foods – a leading producer of custom and proprietary dressings, sauces, mayonnaises, oils and other flavorings – has reached an agreement to acquire the Dressings, Sauces and Mayonnaise (DSM) business of Cargill.

The DSM business adds greater depth to Ventura Foods’ capabilities in the custom dressings, sauces and mayonnaise categories. […]

May. 4, 2016|