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Cold Fusion: Lineage Logistics completes acquisition of Kloosterboer Group

Cold Fusion: Lineage Logistics completes acquisition of Kloosterboer Group

October 17, 2021
Lineage Logistics LLC, a leading global temperature-controlled industrial REIT and logistics solutions provider, has completed its acquisition of Kloosterboer Group.
Interpom 2021: Let’s reconnect the potato chain!

Interpom 2021: Lets reconnect the potato chain!

October 14, 2021
After more than 2 years, the first major international meeting platform for the potato chain will finally see the light of day: on Sunday 28, 29, and 30 November 2021, INTERPOM will be opening its doors in Kortrijk Xpo. At last, the potato professionals will be able to meet each other again!
Wendy's introduces 'Hot & Crispy Guarantee' for its french fries in the United States

Wendy's introduces 'Hot & Crispy Guarantee' for its french fries in the United States

October 13, 2021
Wendy's is taking a stand against cold and soggy fry disappointment from industry competitors with the introduction of a new Hot and Crispy Fry Guarantee. Reinvented Hot and Crispy Fries are a cut above the competition, preferred nearly 2:1 to McDonald's French Fries in a national taste test
KFC Japan runs out of french fries

KFC Japan suspends French fry sales as global logistics breaks down

October 12, 2021
No doubt the mouths of KFC fans were watering as they made their way to the chain’s branches in Japan last weekend. Unfortunately, many of them had to walk away with less than the full fried satisfaction they’d been hoping when they found out KFC ran out of French fries.
Anuga presents the top food innovations of 2021

Anuga presents the top food innovations of 2021

October 11, 2021
67 products have made it onto the exhibition area of the Anuga taste Innovation Show. The international food and drinks industry will once again be meeting up at Anuga in Cologne from 9 to 13 October 2021.
McCain Foods Tasmania installs Pulsemaster PEF-tech innovation, reduces water use by more than 100,000 litres per day

McCain Foods Tasmania installs Pulsemaster PEF-tech innovation, reduces water use by more than 100,000 litres per day

October 09, 2021
McCain Foods has installed proprietary world-leading technology in the form of a Pulsed Electric Field (PEF) generator, as part of the company’s latest upgrade to its Smithton plant in Tasmania.
Lamb Weston Reports Fiscal First Quarter 2022 Results; Updates Fiscal Year 2022 Outlook

Potato Processor Lamb Weston Reports Fiscal First Quarter 2022 Results.

October 08, 2021
Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: LW) announced its fiscal first-quarter 2022 results.
McCain Foods (GB) hires James Young as new Agriculture Director

McCain Foods (GB) hires James Young as new Agriculture Director

October 07, 2021
McCain, the UK’s No.1 frozen potato brand, has announced the appointment of James Young, who will be joining the UK senior leadership team as Agriculture Director.
Vegetable and Potato Processing Research center VEG-i-TEC opens its doors

Vegetable and Potato Processing Research center VEG-i-TEC opens its doors

October 07, 2021
A lot of water, energy and nutrition is lost during the processing of vegetables and potatoes. Scientists from Ghent University, together with partners Flanders' FOOD, Howest, VITO and Vlakwa, are therefore reviewing the processing process from A to Z in the VEG-i-TEC research center.
WPC 2022 Call for Abstracts.

World Potato Congress 2022 (WPC2022) Call for Abstracts

October 06, 2021
The call for abstract submission for WPC 2022 is now open and authors are encouraged to submit their abstract online for consideration. Deadline for Oral Submissions: 30th November 2021. Deadline for Poster Submission: 15th February 2022.

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