Food & Hospitality

Rutgers announces presenting companies for food accelerator conference

The conference agenda also will include panel discussions with food industry leaders, conversations with successful entrepreneurs and venture capitalists, and remarks from state and national government leaders. Lou Cooperhouse, founder of RutgersX and director of the Rutgers Food Innovation Center, said each company offers an individualistic approach to its products that, he thinks, has great ...

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Pinnacle Foods appoints chief supply chain officer

According to the branded foods product company, Wittman will replace Tony Fernandez, who announced earlier this year his plans to retire. Wittman will report to CEO Bob Gamgort. Wittman currently serves as vice president of supply chain for Mars Chocolate North America, where he’s been responsible for leading the supply chair for the North American confectionery ...

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Pru Center, N.J. Devils partner with Goya

Terms of the partnership between Goya and the Newark-based NHL team ownership were not disclosed. But they said in a news release that it will allow the Jersey City-based Hispanic food giant to create a “multiplatform presence and new culinary experience at the 8-year-old arena. As part of the partnership, Goya will be the presenting ...

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