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TQL 2016 H4H campaign up from last year by 11%

Cincinnati mayor John Cranley was on hand when Total Quality Logistics president Kerry Byrne presented a $27,000 check to military charities for its annual Hauls for Heroes Campaign.

Produce for Kids, Del Monte and Vitamin Bee to host Twitter party in June

Produce for Kids, Del Monte, and Vitamin Bee are hosting a Twitter party at 4 p.m. Eastern June 15. The companies will be sharing tips and recipes for the summer months. There will also be opportunities to win prizes.

Liberty Fruit raises $691,000 for charity

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Liberty Fruit Co. raised $691,200 for local Kansas City charities at its 16th annual golf tournament and gala.

Mission Produce hires new organic category manager

Mission Produce, Oxnard, Calif., has promoted Megan Rood to organic category manager.

Arrow Farms of New York pays PACA fine

Arrow Farms of New York has paid a $15,000 civil penalty for slow pay violations relating to the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture news release.

McLane announces partnership with PHA

McLane Company announced today it is partnering with The Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA) to enhance its healthier-for-you offerings to PHA’s goal of solving the childhood obesity crisis.

Biosan hires director of sales

Biosan LLC, manufacturer of peracetic acid products, has hired Joe-Ben Mattos as the director of sales for North America.

TQL to open fourth Indiana location in Fort Wayne

Total Quality Logistics is scheduled to open its fourth Indiana location in Fort Wayne on June 27

CBP seized over $1 million worth of narcotics at Pharr International Bridge

Two men from Mexico were arrested at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility after U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers found $1,302,000 worth of alleged cocaine and marijuana in two separate, unrelated incidents.

West Coast Produce Expo booths No.2

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — The Packer's Editor Greg Johnson compiled these news items from the show floor at the West Coast Produce Expo May 14.

Legion Logistics announces veteran development program

Legion Logistics announced a new program, Legion’s Veterans Externship, a three-month workforce development program aimed at preparing returning servicemen and women to enter the workforce.

DeltaTrak releases two new transit loggers

DeltaTrak has released two FlashLink Mini PDF In-transit loggers, single-use temperature recorders to monitor conditions during transport, storage and handling.

West Coast Produce Expo booths No. 1

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — The Packer's Sections Editor Dan Galbraith compiled these news items from the show floor at the West Coast Produce Expo May 14.

Western buyers fill expo

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — The Packer’s West Coast Produce Expo welcomed more than 200 buyers to its second annual event.

Valley Wide Produce pays PACA debt

Valley Wide Produce Inc. has satisfied a reparation order issued under the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture news release.

USDA sanctions Golden Fruit Co., K&A Produce

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has imposed sanctions on two produce businesses for failure to pay reparation awards issued under the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act, according to a news release.

Malena Produce CEO new FPAA chairman

Gonzalo Avila, CEO of Malena Produce, has succeeded SunFed vice president of operations Matt Mandel as chairman of the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas.

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