News on Industrial Cutting from Northern America
Grote Company Celebrates 50 Years in the Food Processing Industry
October 08, 2022
Grote Company, a manufacturer of reliable, top-quality food slicing and assembly equipment, is celebrating its fiftieth anniversary. Founded in 1972 by Jim Grote to help bring automation to his first company
Food cutting specialist Urschel acquires Jifco and plans expansion
August 11, 2022
Urschel Laboratories, Inc., a Global Leader in Food Cutting Technology, officially acquired Jifco Products, Inc. The business has been renamed Urschel South. All previous Jifco employees are now Urschel employees.
Grote Company Names New Controller and Engineering Manager
August 10, 2022
Grote Company, a manufacturer of reliable, top-quality food slicing and assembly equipment, announced that Aaron Thomas has accepted the role of controller for PFI (a Grote Company).
Vanmark and Grote Company: Hydrocutting potatoes. But what about pickles?
February 22, 2022
Vanmark, an industrial potato and produce processing equipment manufacturer, announced a collaboration with Grote Company, a manufacturer of reliable, top-quality food slicing and assembly equipment
Grote Company Announces Promotions as It Continues to Grow
January 24, 2022
Grote Company, a manufacturer of reliable, top-quality food slicing and assembly equipment, announced several promotions that will help it continue to grow in 2022 and beyond.
Precision Food Innovations Names New General Manager
December 19, 2021
Precision Food Innovations (PFI), a manufacturer of sanitary conveying equipment, announced the retirement of Gary Schiltz after serving 40 years with the company, most recently as general manager.
Grote Company Acquired Precision Food Innovations (PFI)
August 31, 2021
Grote Company, an industrial food slicing, and assembly equipment manufacturer, has acquired Precision Food Innovations (PFI).
Urschel announces new roles in corporate sales leadership
May 06, 2021
Urschel announces new roles in corporate sales leadership. Tim O'Brien moves to the position of North American sales director. Alan Major moves from directing Urschel International European offices to directing Urschel global operations in the role of chief sales officer.
Jack Grote Promoted to Vanmark Sales Manager
March 05, 2021
Vanmark, an industrial potato and produce processing equipment manufacturer, announces the promotion of Jack Grote to Sales Manager.
New Affinity® Integra-D Cheese Dicer: U.S.D.A., Dairy Division Accepted
November 02, 2020
The Integra-D is Urschel’s newest addition to the Affinity line. The high-performance dicer features operation at the push of a button.