Former Wahiawa warehouse to become facility for training food entrepreneurs

The University of Hawaii is proposing to turn a metal warehouse in Wahiawa formerly owned by Tamura’s into a value-added product development center where students from Leeward Community College can develop the skills to become food-product entrepr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2019

Lidl opens huge Cecil County warehouse as demand for food explodes

German grocer Lidl opened its new headquarters and distribution center in Cecil County ahead of schedule to meet a surging demand for food amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. The 754,000-square-foot facility off Route 40 in Perryville will ultimat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2020

How this new NC facility could benefit farmers

“From the entrepreneur prospective, we would be happy to see an increase in the number of entrepreneurs building food processing plants in the state of North Carolina,” says Bill Aimutis, executive director of the newly opened NCFIL......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2019

Publix passes on two N.C. counties for a 1,000-worker project — but one might be still in the running

Publix has passed over two counties in North Carolina for a new food warehouse and campus facility, but it seems one locale in the state might still have a shot at landing the project......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 8th, 2018

Publix passes on Orange, Alamance counties for a 1,000-worker project

Publix has passed over two Triangle counties for a new food warehouse and campus facility......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 8th, 2018

Food warehouse coming to Caledonia

Central Storage and Warehouse Co. late this year plans to open a $15 million sub-zero facility for food near Interstate 94 in Caledonia......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2018

FreshDirect CEO discusses new Bronx facility

FreshDirect is readying a 400,000-square-foot facility in the South Bronx. The hope is that the new warehouse will allow the New York-based food delivery company to double its business. That's according to chief executive officer Jason Ackerman, who.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2018

$22 million loan secured to acquire Phoenix food storage facility

The Covid-19 pandemic is accelerating the need for more food storage space......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2020

Shooter In Custody At Marine Training Facility In California

Shooter In Custody At Marine Training Facility In California.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 7th, 2020

Building supply company breaks ground for Phoenix distribution center

The new facility is expected to be finished early next year, and the Valley company is looking to make new hires in both the office and warehouse staff as it scales up......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 5th, 2020

Delta To Reopen O"Hare Cargo Facility

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) will reopen its cargo warehouse at Chicago O'Hare International Airport on Thursday after a two-day closure for undisclosed reasons, according to a customer advisory from Delta Cargo. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 1st, 2020

FDA, CDC investigating Fresh Express facility in Streamwood after bagged salads sold at major retailers sicken more than 200 people

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is inspecting a Fresh Express production facility in Streamwood after its bagged salads, sold at chains like Jewel, Aldi and Walmart, were linked to a multistate outbreak of .....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJun 30th, 2020

FDA, CDC investigating Fresh Express facility in Streamwood after bagged salads linked to intestinal parasites

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is ins.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJun 29th, 2020

Mallory Alexander seeks permission for warehouses next to subdivisions

Mallory Alexander International Logistics wants 325,000 square feet of warehouse space to be built just north of its 4292 Swinnea Road headquarters. The 60-foot-tall distribution facility would be built in two even phases in the 33-acre forest to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 24th, 2020

Expanding pet food maker buys Oak Creek HQ for $24.5 million

Pet food manufacturer Stella & Chewy’s owns its Oak Creek headquarters and production facility after a $24.5 million purchase closed this month......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2020

Kroger warehouse workers to strike, demand safer work conditions

Workers at the Kroger warehouse in Memphis — and across the country — will strike today, demanding safer conditions amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The strike is a coordinated effort among food supply chain workers, including those who work at PepsiCo .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 10th, 2020

Coca-Cola Florida plans new warehouse in St. Petersburg

The new development comes as Coke Florida is also pursuing a massive facility in the Tampa suburbs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2020

Clark County links 84 Covid cases to Vancouver food plant

Public health officials in Clark County, Washington, have identified 84 cases of Covid-19 connected to an outbreak at the Firestone Pacific Foods facility in Vancouver. As of Tuesday, 69 employees at the plant had tested positive. Investigators .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2020

A Nike warehouse reportedly denied a Tennessee health official access to its facility after a worker died of COVID-19

Reuters A Shelby County Tennesee health official was denied entry to a Memphis Nike warehouse where a worker had died from COVID-19 days earlier, according t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 23rd, 2020

Food distribution warehouse in Miami-Dade sells for $26M

The Covid-19 pandemic has not put a damper on demand for food distribution facilities......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 13th, 2020

Amazon reportedly says California"s expanded coronavirus sick leave policy doesn"t cover its warehouse workers

REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo Amazon says its warehouse workers in California are exempt from the state's expanded coronavirus sick leave policy, according to The Guardian. The California executive order gives food-sector worker.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 7th, 2020