Celebrating sustainability and capacity upgrades made to its 100,000-sq.ft. mill, ConAgra Mills, Omaha, Neb., is running state-of-the-art equipment. Operating 24 hours a day, the facility employs approximately 40 people plus 12 dedicated contractors. The Oakland Mill ships 1.4 million lb. of flour daily and is a leading supplier of premium, multi-use flour and whole-grain ingredients.
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.