GREENTOP, MO and GALESBURG, IL, Jan. 15, 2020 – Western’s Smokehouse, a leading manufacturer of premium, crafted meat snacks, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Thrushwood Farms. Western’s Smokehouse and Thrushwood Farms provide contract manufacturing and private label services to the leading natural, artisanal, and better-for-you brands in the category. Both facilities are […]

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[January 8, 2020 – IRON RIDGE, WI] Pro Smoker ‘N Roaster, the leading manufacturer of premium commercial-grade smokehouses, announces its largest-to-date product, a three-unit 14-Truck smokehouse. The new smoker, built exclusively for StoneRidge in Wautoma, WI, features the Clean SmokingTM Pellet Generator system with a load capacity of over 84,000 lbs. Pro Smoker’s revolutionary pellet technology, […]

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Stoltzfus Meats, Inc., a leading Lancaster County producer and retailer of award-winning meat products, announced that Travis Rohrer, its current Vice President of Finance and Administration, has been named the fourth President, effective January 1, 2020. Myron Stoltzfus, the current President, will continue to serve as CEO and on the Stoltzfus Meats advisory board. “Travis […]

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American Association of Meat Processor’s staff member Nancy Matako will retire on December 31 after almost 30 years of service. Throughout the years, her responsibilities have included: AAMP Nutrition Analysis Services, Convention registration and support, AAMP award nominations and applications, Gold Book Membership Directory, as well as countless administrative assistance to members and fellow AAMP […]

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