Front Page - November 27, 2015 • Volume 140, No. 22
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New, More Robust Surveillance Sampling Program Detailed By FDA
he US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week announced a new Internet resource to share more information about its sampling programs for food safety and also posted new information on a more robust surveillance sampling approach under development.
The agency said it began developing a new, more robust surveillance sampling approach last year. Under the new ....

Bipartisan Group Of US Senators Want Conferees To Include Bulk Milk Truck Language In Final Version Of Transportation Bill

A bipartisan group of nine US senators is asking Republican and Democratic leaders on a transportation bill conference committee to support language in the final legislation that would classify milk as a non-divisible load.


Illinois-Based Berner Food And Beverage Acquired By Peak Rock Capital Affiliate

An affiliate of Peak Rock Capital, a private equity firm, announced Wednesday that it has acquired Berner Food and Beverage, a Dakota, IL-based manufacturer of shelf-stable, dairy based food products and beverages.
Founded in 1943, Berner’s roots are in producing Swiss cheese. ..

Fluid Milk Localization In Northeast Would Boost Food Miles, Costs, Emissions: Study
Successful scaling-up of state- and multi-state-level localization of the fluid milk supply chain in the northeastern US would not necessarily achieve desired policy outcomes such as reduced food miles, transportation costs and emissions, or substantial additional income and employment, accordin...



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More in this week's Cheese Reporter

  • From Our Archives • Coming Events • NASS Dairy Prices • Futures Report Activity
  • Dairy Product Markets - Wholesale Cheese & Butter Prices • Cold Storage Reports
  • Whey Markets • Cheese Prices: Cheese Markets

BioIonix Reduces Microbial Contamination In Brine, Extends Shelf Life Of Cheese

Qualtech Introduces New Cheese Fines Saver

Page & Pedersen’s LactiCyte Offers Rapid SCC Testing

Metal Detector Enhanced Platform From Eriez Is Able To Detect Smallest Of Metals In Products Such As Cheese

Nelson-Jameson, Valcour Process Technologies, Kaestner Enter Partnership To Expand Offerings To Cheese, Dairy Industries

Footwear Sanitizing Systems Introduced By Best Sanitizers, Inc.

Chr. Hansen Launches YoFlex Acidifix, ‘The Future Making Yogurt

Alfa Laval Introduces New Rotary Jet Mixer

General Machinery Corp Introduces Single Direction Horizontal Cheese Cutter

Kelley Supply Expands Case Packaging Offerings

Extrutech Plastics Introduces P1600 Flat Panels for Walls, Ceilings

Sanitary Design Industries Introduces Technology For Environmental Controls In Cheese Aging, Drying, Curing, Storage Rooms

Johnson Industries Receives Patent for Pasta Filata Production Methods


New Books

New Products

EDCO Food Products Receives Safe Quality Food Certification Fully Automated 40-Pound Cheese Block De-Boxing, De-Bagging And In-Line Block Tracking Available United Industries Adds Larger Size Stainless Steel Tubing For Increased Volume Throughput CrystalBan™ Prevents Calcium Lactate Crystals In American-Type Cheese; Improves Yield