Food manufacturers

Food manufacturers pass their biggest test | 2020-03-31

KANSAS CITY — The modern food industry has never seen a crisis like COVID-19. The spread of the virus has disrupted everyday life in the United States and around the world and has shed light on the essential role food manufacturers play in the daily lives of consumers. It is impressive to see how well […]

Food manufacturers

Food Manufacturers Respond to Employee and Community Needs | 2020-03-26

KANSAS CITY – The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has unfolded in stages for food and beverage processors. The first steps were to keep manufacturing plants open and move products to meet large increases in retail demand. Today, many companies are rewarding frontline employees for their efforts and are looking for new hires to keep up with […]

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Unpacking food tech: How smarter packaging is making our food supply safer and fresher

When you think of the items in your home that are considered “smart,” you might not immediately think of the humble packages that line the shelves of your pantry or refrigerator; after all, the most basic function of packaging is simply to protect food. But in reality, the packaging could do so much more. In […]

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CPS helps students with food, technology and academics | K-12 Education

Amid uncertainty about the duration of the COVID-19 outbreak, Columbia Public Schools is providing food, technology, and academic support. Eight buses will operate hop-on hop-off routes on weekdays with stops at specific times. Students can meet the bus at the designated stop and at meal times. The Central and Northeastern Missouri Food Bank provides a […]

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Help is here for students in need of food, technology | Community

Food insecurity is a concern for school districts in the region, and plans are in place to provide free meals to students as schools are closed for three weeks due to coronavirus concerns. For students in Bowling Green City schools, Monday through April 3, Crim Elementary School and Middle School will be open 9 a.m. […]