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California Raisin Marketing Board names finalists in Raisin Bread contest

September 6, 2012

The 2012 America’s Best Raisin Bread Contest, hosted by the California Raisin Marketing Board, named 36 finalists across the country. The total number of entries exceeded 2011 totals, at 104, and 31 of the 36 finalists are first-time qualifiers.

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BEMA elects Ed Fay chairman and names board of directors

September 6, 2012

Baking Equipment Manufacturers and Allieds (BEMA) elects new members to its executive committee and board of directors. Ed Fay, president of CMC America, is named chairman.

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Shearer’s Foods family leaders to step down after sale

September 6, 2012

The founding family leadership of Brewster, Ohio-based snack food maker Shearer’s Foods, which has been purchased by Wind Point Partners, a private equity firm in Chicago, will be stepping down. Wind Point says the transaction is expected to close in October. Terms weren’t disclosed.

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Peerless Food Equipment launches interactive website

September 5, 2012

Peerless Food Equipment’s new interactive website supports the commercial bakery and food industries.

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National Confectioners Association president Larry Graham to retire in 2014

August 29, 2012

After 22 years, National Confectioners Association (NCA) president Larry Graham plans to retire in 2014; the association prepares for a smooth transition of leadership. Graham has overseen significant changes in the association’s structure and intends to be actively involved in the recruiting process and transition to ensure an organized change of leadership.

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DuPont Co. to sponsor the Conference at PACK EXPO education program

August 29, 2012

The Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute (PMMI), sponsor of PACK EXPO, says DuPont will sponsor the Conference at PACK EXPO education program. The conference runs Oct. 29-31, concurrently with PACK EXPO International 2012, Oct. 28-31, at McCormick Place in Chicago.

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Bay State Milling buys T.J. Harkins Inc. and subsidiaries

August 29, 2012

The Quincy, Mass.-based flour and grain-based products provider says it’s acquiring T.J. Harkins Basic Commodity Brokers Inc. and subsidiaries, a supplier of natural, nutritious and flavorful ingredients for grain-based foods. Harkins also supplies sesame and edible seeds, sweet spices, ancient grains, specialty grain flours and grain blends.

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tna appoints first on-the-ground representative in Egypt

August 29, 2012

Sydney, Australia-based global packaging solutions supplier tna has appointed Mohamed Hussein regional sales manager, tna Middle East.

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Bosch receives environmental award from Wisconsin DNR

August 28, 2012

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources recognizes Bosch’s commitment to superior environmental performance.

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Wind Point to acquire Shearer’s Foods

August 28, 2012

Wind Point partners with former Sara Lee–North America CEO to acquire the largest producer of private-label salty snacks in North America.

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