Johnsonville Pulls Out All the Stops in Support of Superhole III Championship

August 5, 2022 Johnsonville

Johnsonville, the official sponsor of the American Cornhole League (ACL), announced its fan-engagement plans for SuperHole III, including a new collection of limited-edition advertisement spots that will run in broadcast and digital, an impressive roster of air-mailing sausage ambassadors like Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson and Jennie Finch, a cornhole watch-party Pinterest board and hilarious sausage-centric swag.

Afresh Secures $115M in Series B Funding and Rolls Out its Fresh Food Preservation Technology to Thousands of Stores Across the US

August 5, 2022 Afresh

Afresh, the leading AI-powered fresh food technology provider, today announced a $115 million Series B funding round led by Spark Capital and with participation from Insight Partners, VMG Partners, and Bright Pixel Capital. Afresh will use the investment to scale across thousands more stores and expand the footprint of its Fresh Operating System, an efficient, flexible solution for forecasting, inventory, ordering, and store operations, to support new fresh categories like meat and bakery.

Joyce Farms Announces Leadership Transition

August 4, 2022 Joyce Farms

Joyce Farms, a premier provider of all-natural and heritage breed meat and poultry products, announced today that Ryan Joyce, formerly VP of Finance, and Stuart Joyce, formerly VP of Operations, have assumed the roles of President & CEO and Executive Vice President of Joyce Farms, respectively. Ron Joyce, who has served as President & CEO for the last 40 years, will remain Chairman of the Board and will play an active advisory role with the company moving forward.

New Bell & Evans Harvesting Facility Wins 2022 Food Plant of The Year

August 4, 2022 Bell & Evans 

It didn’t take long for premium poultry producer Bell & Evans to earn well-deserved recognition for its trailblazing Organic-Certified Chicken Harvesting Facility in Fredericksburg, PA. The plant began operating in early December 2021 and was recently named the 2022 Food Plant of the Year by Food Engineering for its innovations, automations and high scores in all categories including team member welfare, animal welfare, food safety, product quality, and sustainability.

Zatarain’s Smoked Sausage Partners with @GirlGoneGrilling to Turn Up the Heat

Zatarain’s Smoked Sausage recently partnered with seven grill masters and chefs for a Summer Grilling Influencer Campaign. Recipes from culinary creators ranged from banh mi sausage dogs to jumbo kebab skewers.