Frito-Lay announces a $200 Million Expansion of its largest US production plant in Perry, Georgia
July 16, 2020
Snack manufacturer Frito-Lay will expand its operations in Perry, Georgia, already its largest US Manufacturing facility. The $200 million investment in the production of Baked Cheetos Puffs and Tortilla Chips creates 120 new jobs.
How much snacks do Americans eat during the Super Bowl?
January 26, 2019
Just how many snacks do Americans eat watching the Superbowl? SNAC International, the international trade association for the snack industry, looked into this and figured out how many snacks Americans purchased for the Super Bowl
Wearable sensor to measure sodium consumption under development
May 11, 2018
To help monitor salt intake, researchers have developed a flexible and stretchable wireless sensing system designed to be comfortably worn in the mouth to measure the amount of sodium a person consumes.
Heat and Control Debuted Latest Snack Packaging Technology at SNAXPO 2018
April 04, 2018
Heat and Control® chose SNAXPO 2018, the year’s premier snack event, to release the latest snack packaging technologies from Ishida for the North America/Latin America market. This article gets you up to speed if you missed it.
Heat and Control launches Inspira - the next generation bag maker - at SNAXPO
February 28, 2018
Heat and Control® has chosen SNAXPO 2018 to release the latest snack packaging technologies from Ishida for the North America/Latin America market.
New tna Robag 5 VFFS will have its world premiere at SNAXPO 2018
February 01, 2018
Packaging and Processing systems manufacturer tna has announced that it will unveil the tna robag® 5, the latest generation of its flagship series of industry - leading VFFS technology, in a world premiere at SNAXPO 2018.
SNAXPO18 to feature Innovations, Bold Flavors and the Snack Producer of the Year
January 08, 2018
SNAXPO18, a leading trade show dedicated to the international snack industry, will take place March 12–14, 2018 in Atlanta, GA in a new updated format.
Chilean Splash, a limited release specialty potato from the Little Potato Company
October 22, 2015
The Little Potato Company is introducing its newest proprietary Creamer variety - chilean splash - at the Produce Marketing Association’s “Fresh Summit Convention and Expo” in Altanta, GA this week
June 13, 2012
The US State Georgia is known for its peaches, its poultry, its peanuts and pecans — but not so much for its potatoes. However, at least two farming operations in Decatur County have made potatoes a successful crop.
August 24, 2010
PepsiCo's Frito-Lay Perry, Ga., facility today became the state's first building to be awarded LEED® for Existing Buildings (EB) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), as verified by the Green Building Certification Institute ...