UACES Facebook Membership Directory

Directory of Member Companies

SUSTAINING MEMBERS

  • Del Monte Foods, Inc.
  • Nestle Infant Nutr./Gerber Prod. Co.

MEMBERS

  • Ball Corporation
  • ConAgra Foods, Inc.
  • Tyson Foods, Inc.

SUSTAINING ASSOCIATE MEMBERS

  • Alchemy Systems
  • F&H Food Equipment Co.
  • H.C. Schmieding Produce
  • H.M. Clause
  • Razorback Farms, Inc
  • Sam's Club

ASSOCIATE MEMBERS

  • ATC Scientific
  • Butter Buds, Inc.
  • CareersInFood.com
  • Central Produce Sales, Inc.
  • Dompe Warehouse Co.
  • Flavor Dynamics
  • FPEC Corporation of America
  • Heartland Supply Co., Inc.
  • IsoAge Technologies
  • John R. White
  • JR & Company, Inc.
  • Jungbunzlauer, Inc.
  • Monterey Mushrooms, Inc.
  • Multivac, Inc.
  • Pak-Tec, Inc.
  • Paxxo, Inc.
  • Pepper Source LTD
  • Perten Instruments
  • Plainfield Trucking, Inc.
  • Precision Analytical Laboratories
  • PrestoX Pest Mgmt.
  • Pure Line Seeds, Inc.
  • Riceland Foods, Inc.
  • Sargento Foods Inc.
  • Siplast
  • Syngenta Seeds
  • Tipper Tie Inc
  • TreeHouse Foods
  • Wax Company, Inc.
  • Whallon Machinery, Inc.
  • Wire Belt Company of America
  • Zero Mountain, Inc.

SUSTAINING MEMBERS

Del Monte Foods, Inc.

1400 Plover Road, Plover, WI 54467
Phone: 715-798-0332 Fax: 715-303-6590
Website: http://www.delmonte.com

Key Personnel

Area Field Superintendent: Stewart Higgins
Director of Vegetable Operations: James Knetsch
Director of Agriculture: Allen Mize

Products or Services

National branded leader of quality fruit, tomato and vegetables for canning

Del Monte Foods, Inc.-Arkansas

305 E Main St, Siloam Springs, AR 72761
Phone: 479-373-1600 Fax: 479-524-3291
Website: http://www.delmonte.com

Key Personnel:

VP Foodservice: Joe Rastetter
Director of Vegetable Operations: James Knetsch
Director of Agriculture: Allen Mize

Products or Services

Canned vegetables and specialty products

Nestle Infant Nutrition/Gerber Products

4301 Harriet Lane, Ft. Smith, AR 72904
Phone: 479-782-8671 Fax: 479-784-5201
Website:www.gerber.com

Key Personnel

Operations Plant Mgr: Thomas Wunderlich
Supply Chain Operations Mgr: Ryan Laverence
Quality Assurance Mgr: Mariane Ramos
Site Controller: Ken Kovitch
HR Mgr: Lori Hayes

Products or Services

Baby food, juices, and dry cereal.

Plant Locations

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MEMBERS

Ball Corporation

9300 West 108th Circle, Broomfield, CO 80021
Phone: 513-576-4100 Fax: 513-576-4120
Website: http://www.ball.com

Key Personnel

Director of Sales, West Region: Bruce Hunt
Sales Representative: Jason Hayward
Ball Metal Food Packaging
1200 Crutcher Street
Springdale, AR 72764-6421
Phone: 479-872-4863 Cell: 479-236-6467
Email: jhayward@ball.com

Products or Services

Food cans/2-piece and 3-piece steel, Aerosol and Food

Plant Locations

Arkansas - Springdale
California - Oakdale
Ohio – Columbus, Findlay
Tennessee - Chestnut Hill
West Virginia - Weirton
Wisconsin – Milwaukee

ConAgra Foods, Inc.

1308 NE McClain Road, Bentonville, AR 72712
Phone: 479-464-3631 Fax: 402-917-9792
Email: andrea.dunigan@conagrafoods.com
Website: http://www.conagrafoods.com

Key Personnel

CEO: Sean Connolly
Vice President of Quality: Chris Fosse
Vice President of Scientific and Regulatory Affairs: Steve Hermansky
Senior Quality Manager: Beverly Fischer Kent
Quality Mgr: Andrea Dunigan

Products or Services

Healthy Choice, Chef Boyardee, Egg Beaters, Hebrew National, Orville Redenbacher’s, PAM, Banquet, Act II, Alexia, Blue Bonnet, Crunch ‘n Munch, David’s Seeds, Fleischmann’s, Hunt’s, Kid Cuisine, Manwich, Marie Callender’s, Parkay, Peter Pan, Reddi-wip, Rosarita, Ro*Tel, Slim Jim, Snack Pack, Swiss Miss, Wesson, Andy Capp’s, Fiddle Faddle, La Choy, Poppycock, Van Camp’s, Jiffy Pop, Wolf, Dennison’s, Ranch Style, Angela Mia, Award Cuisine, Fernando’s, Gebhardt

Tyson Foods, Inc.

PO Box 2020, Springdale, AR 72762-2020
Phone: 479-290-4000 Fax: 479-290-7973
Website: http://www.tyson.com

Key Personnel

Chairman: John Tyson
CEO: Tom Hayes
President-Food Service: Andy Callahan
President-Retail: Sally Grimes
Chief Operating Officer: Noel While
Senior VP Food Safety & Quality Assurance: Dr. Scott Stillwell
Senior VP Research & Development: Dr. Craig Bacon
VP Food Safety & QA-Poultry:
VP Food Safety & QA-Fresh Meats: Jennifer Williams
VP Food Safety & QA-Prepared Food: Bob Reinhard
VP Food Safety& Regulatory Compliance: Suzanne Finstad
VP Laboratory Services: Dr. Dan Zelenka

Products or Services

Further-processed chicken, turkey, beef and pork, pet treats, fermented meats, soups and sauces, tortillas, bakery and specialty products

Plant Locations

Over 100 plant locations; see http://www.tysonfoodsinc.com for specifics Top

SUSTAINING ASSOCIATE MEMBERS

Alchemy Systems

5301 Riata Park Court, Austin, TX 78727
Phone: 512-532-8082, FAX: 512-532-8082
Email: tara.guthrie@alchemysystems.com
Website: http://www.alchemysytems.com

Key Personnel

Leah Witten, Marketing Associate
Marcus Sparks, Manager Enterprise Learning
Area Sales Manager: Bryan Clopton

Products or Services

Consulting and training

F&H Food Equipment Company

193 Fantinel Drive, Springdale, AR 72762
Phone: 479-751-3570 Fax: 479-751-2915
Website: http://www.fhfoodequipment.com

Key Personnel

Shawn Blakemore
Andy Jester
Shane McConnell
Michael Rushton
Stan Slater
Jim Sisco

Products or Services

F&H Food Equipment Company is a specialized wholesale distributor whose core business is sanitary pumps, fittings, and processing equipment for the food processor.

Plant Locations

Springfield, MO
CEO & President: Jeff Ast
Vice President: Ed Donnell
Maryland Heights, MO/ Sales: Bob Winkler
St. Joseph, MO/ Sales: Josh Cravens
Tulare, CA/ Sales: Brent Kempker
Dallas, TX/ Sales: Joe Pefuhl
Auburn, WA/ Sales: Daryl Green
Clackamas, OR/ Sales: Greg Ferguson

H.C. Schmieding Produce Company, LLC

2330 North Thompson Street, Springdale, AR 72764
Phone: 479-751-7295 Fax: 479-751-6831
Email: gary@schmieding.com

Key Personnel

Vice President: Gary Owens
Sales: Ed Cook

Products or Services

Potatoes, carrots, sweet potatoes, onions

H.M. Clause

555 Codoni Avenue, Modesto, CA 95357
Phone: 800-808-7333 FAX: 209-527-5312
Website: http://www.harrismoran.com

Key Personnel

David Sollman-Central US sales
david.sollman@hmclause.com
608-371-7206

Jacob Ware-Processing Sales Manager

jacob.ware@hmclause.com
530-276-3339

Products or Services

Harris Moran offers a full line of small- and large-seeded vegetables and is a wholesale vegetable seed distributor serving the processor and major grower trade. Our goal and promise to the vegetable industry is to offer quality seeds at a fair price with superior customer service.

Razorback Farms, Inc.

2001 West Shady Grove Road, Springdale, AR 72764
Phone: 479-756-6141 Fax: 479-756-6824

Key Personnel

Chairman & CEO: Steve Brooks
President & COO: Jared Brooks
Executive Vice President: Marjorie Brooks

Products or Services

Supplier of raw produce and custom harvesting throughout the Mid-west, South, and East since 1966; Providing regular snap beans, European beans, wax beans, Italian beans, spinach and other pole crops; and sweet corn-on-the-cob, and cut kernels from a mobile-processing method

Sam's Club

2101 SE Simple Savings Drive, Bentonville, AR 72716
Phone: 479-258-2079
Email:cinda.stricklen@samsclub.com
Website:http://www.samsclub.com

Key Personnel

Director of Quality: Cinda Stricklen

Products or Services

Sam's Club, a division of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. is the nation's eighth largest retailer and leading membership warehouse club.

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ASSOCIATE MEMBERS

ATC Scientific

7312 Hemlock, N. Little Rock, AR 72116
Phone: 501-771-4255, FAX: 501-374-1442
Email: dschimenti@ATCScientific.com
Website: http://www.ATCScientific.com

Key Personnel

Chief Financial Officer: Mike White
General Mgr: Bruce Yancy
Partner Development Mgr: Doug Schimenti

Products or Services

ATC Scientific is an analytical testing laboratory specializing in agricultural products and food testing. ATC Microbiological Laboratory is ISO Certified.

Butter Buds, Inc

2330 Chicory Road, Racine, WI 53403
Phone: 262-598-9900 FAX 262-598-9999
Email: mluehne@bbuds.com
Website: http:/www.butterbuds.com

Key Personnel

Sr. Regional Sales Mgr-Trainer: Michael Luehne

Products or Services

Dairy concentrates

CareersInFood.com

710 W Sunshine, Suite 110, Springfield, MO 65807
Phone: 417-447-0734 FAX: 417-447-0738
Email: info@careersinfood.com
Website: www.careersinfood.com

Key Personnel

Site Manager: Andi Thornbury
Sales Manager: Brent Kaniowski

Products or Services

Online job board for the food manufacturing industry

Central Produce Sales, Inc.

</ PO Box 118, Dowagiac, MI 49047
Phone: 269-782-3588 Fax: 269-782-5120

Key Personnel

President: Vic Shank

Products and Services

Broker of raw products, snap bean production from Michigan and Indiana

Dompe Warehouse Co./Ben Fish & Son

PO Box 417, Crows Landing, CA 95313
Phone: 209-837-4725 Fax: 209-837-4720

Key Personnel

President: Paul Dompe
Email: paul@dompebeans.com
Sales Mgr: Steve Azevedo
Email: steve@dompebeans.com

Flavor Dynamics, Inc.

640 Montrose Avenue, South Plainfield, NY 07080
Phone: 908-822-8855 Fax: 908-822-8547
Email: colleenr@flavordynamics.com
Website: http://www.flavordynamics.com

Key Personnel

Director Sales & Marketing: Colleen Roberts
Sales Manager: Sandy Biedermann

Products or Services

Flavor Dynamics offers sweet and savory flavors to the food and beverage industry. Our library includes all natural, non gmo, organic compliant and gluten free options.

Heartland Supply Company, Inc.</

PO Box 250, Fayetteville, AR 72702
Phone: 479-444-0970 Fax: 479-521-5022
Website: http://www.heartlandsupply.com
Email: patp@heartlandsupply.com

Key Personnel

President: Pat Pummill
VP Administration: Jim Morris
Sales/Operations: Adam Pummill
Sales: Sarah McCoy

Products or Services

Food processing additives: phosphates, preservatives, milk proteins, flavor enhancers, acidulants, starches, dextrins, oils, gums, sugars, and sweeteners, baking powders, other specialty chemicals and additives

IsoAge Technologies</</h4> 788 Prince Ave. Suite 2, Athens, GA 30606
Phone: 706-850-1944 FAX: 706-850-7827
Email: customer.service@isoagetechnologies.com
Website: http://www.isoagetechnologies.com

Key Personnel

President & CEO: Richard S. Hull
Senior VP-Technical & Regulatory: Robert Brooks

Products or Services

All-natural antimicrobials, yield improvement, sodium reduction, nutritional supplementation, natural sweeteners, flavorings and inclusions

John R. White Company

PO Box 10043, Birmingham, AL 35202
Phone: 210-410-3512
Email: mark.frenzel@johnrwhite.com
Website: http://www.johnrwhite.com

Key Personnel

Regional Sales Manager: Mark Frenzel
Business Development Manager: Benjy Mikel

Products or Services

The John R. White Company provides the food manufacturing industry with premium ingredients and the technical knowledge to make the most of them.

JR & Co Roofing Contractors

</1142 Clay St., N. Kansas City, MO 64116
Phone: 816-587-6148
Email: jordan@jrroofinginc.com
Website:http://www.jrroofinginc.com Key Personnel
Marketing Director: Jordan Olson
Sales Representative: Linn Fredlund

Products or Services

Commercial Roofing Contractor

Jungbunzlauer, Inc</

. </7 Wells Avenue, Newton Centre, MA 02459
Phone: 919-969-1407
Email: tom.dardugno@jungbunzlauer.com

Key Personnel

Market Development: Caitlin Jamison
Technical Services: Mai Mai Wong
Sales Mgr: Tom Dardugno

Products or Services

Food grade acidulants including citric, GDL and lactic; lactate blends, nutritional salts, erythritol, xanthan gum, Sub 4 Salt

Monterey Mushrooms, Inc.

Hazel Street, PO Box 250, Bonne Terre, MO 63628
Phone: 573-358-4500 Fax: 573-358-2209
Email: kandres@montmush.com
Website: http://www.montmush.com/process

Key Personnel

Operations Mgr: Kevin Wilson
QA/Technical Service Mgr: Kevin Andres

Products or Services

Canned sliced mushrooms and mushroom specialties

Multivac, Inc.

1102 Pomona Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64153
Phone: 816-891-0555; FAX 816-891-0622
Email: chris.graves@multivac.com
Website: http://www.us.multivac.com

Key Personnel

Regional Sales Mgr: Chris Graves, 479 640-9249
Sales Representative: Steve Matuske

Products or Services

Integrated packaging solutions: HPP; thermoformers; tray sealers; chamber machines; handling modules; convergers; labeling/printing; quality control/inspection; films and pouches.

Pak-Tec, Inc</

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4381 Charlotte Highway, Lake Wylie, SC 29710

Phone: 803-831-2099 Fax: 803-831-1490
Email: rmanchester@pak-tec.com
Website: http://www.pak-tec.com

Regional Pak-Tec Technical Center

Perimeter Point Center
2175 Business Center Dr. Ste 4, Memphis, TN 38134
Emergency technical support: Phone: 803-831-2099 x 290
Key Personnel
General Mgr: Rob Manchester (803-831-2099 x 114)
Email: rmanchester@pak-tec.com
Field Service Technician: Gregg Love (704-904-0078)
Email: glove@pak-tec.com
Acct. Executive: Carolyn Massey (803-831-2099 x 103)
Email: cmassey@pak-tec.com
Director of Sales: Bill Davey (804-564-9299)
Email: bdavey@pak-tec.com

Products or Services

Since 1978, Pak-Tec, Inc. has been in the business of providing superior sales and service for marking, coding, adhesive and adhesive applicating systems, including the advanced Hitachi Ink Jet Printers, FoxJet High Resolution Printers & Labelers and Nordson Adhesive Applicators and HB Fuller Adhesives. Pak-Tec provides: sales engineering, installation assistance, training, and repair service for its marking, coding and adhesive systems.

Paxxo, Inc.

1924 Millard Farmer Road, Newman, GA 30263
Phone: 770-502-0055
Email: chris.pettigrew@paxxo.com
Website: www.paxxo.com

Key Personnel

Chris Pettigrew
Business Development Manager: Benjy Mikel

Products or Services

Continuous bagging system for interim food storage and waste handling

Pepper Source, LTD

5800 Alma Highway, Van Buren, AR 72956
Phone: 479-474-5178 Fax: 479-474-4729
Website: http://www.peppersource.com

Key Personnel

VP Operations: Paul Liggio
VP Research & Development: Jennifer Maruri
VP Sales & Marketing: Joe Morse Jr.
Director of Sales: Mark Watson
VP Purchasing: Steve Campbell
Purchasing Assistant: Bobby Boyakin

Products or Services

The Pepper Source family of companies develops and manufactures custom sauces, seasonings, and dry coating systems. Packaging methods available for sauces include bulk, portion control pouches, and bottles. Seasonings and dry coating systems can be packaged in fiftypound bags.

Perten Instruments

6444 South 6th Street Road, Springfield, IL 62712
Phone: 217-585-9440/836-1187, FAX: 217-585-9441
Email: rtaylor@perten.com
Website: http://www.perten.com

Key Personnel

Midwest Regional Mgr: Ryan Taylor

Products or Services

NIR lab analyzers in Lab and Process Control, Over-belt NIR Moisture Analyzers, Rheology Analyzers for Food Ingredient Performance, and Texture analyzers for final product.

Plainfield Trucking Inc.

W11945 State Road 73, PO Box 306, Plainfield, WI 54966
Phone: 715-335-6375 Fax: 715-335-6350
Email: gregg@plainfieldtrucking.com

Key Personnel

President: Gregg Ruffalo
Vice President: Darlene Thurley

Products or Services

Transportation

Precision Analytical Laboratories, Inc.

225 North Mount Olive Street, Siloam Springs, AR 72761
Phone: 479-238-1445 Fax: 479-238-1174
Email: palnwa@palnwa.com
Website: http://www.palnwa.com

Key Personnel

Owner/Director of Microbiology: Eric Whitney
Owner/Director of Analytical Services: Jack Martin
Account Mgr: Kathleen Baker

Products or Services

Analytical testing chemistry and microbiology

Presto-X Pest Management

10 Ada Bell Circle, Van Buren, AR 72956
Phone: 479-474-2074 Fax: 479-474-2089
Email: philf@prestox.com
Website: http://www.prestox.com

Key Personnel

West Arkansas Mgr: Phillip Fears
Technical Sales Representative: Terry Bibbs

Products or Services

Commercial and industrial pest management

Pure Line Seeds, Inc.

PO Box 106, Lodi, WI 53555-0106
Phone: 608-592-7510 Fax: 608-592-5922
Email: fresh@purelineseed.com
Website: http://www.purelineseed.com

Key Personnel

President: William (Bill) Pfeil
VP of Operations: Ethan Rosen
General Mgr: Brian Olson
VP Research: Benjamin Hughey
VP of Administration: Sue Pfeil

Products or Services

Pea, snap bean and sweet corn seed for the processing industry and fresh market industry and several other items

Riceland Foods, Inc.

PO Box 927, Stuttgart, AR 72160
Phone: 870-673-5701 Fax: 870-673-5720
Email: doliver@riceland.com
Website: http://www.riceland.com

Key Personnel

President & CEO: Karl D. Kennedy
Senior VP & Chief Financial Officer: Sandra Morgan
VP-General Counsel and Secretary: Andrew H. Dallas
VP-Commodity Operations: B. Scott Gower
VP-Rice Milling & Engineering: Richard M. Rorex
VP-Soy Processing: Tommy N. Miller
VP-Corporate Communications & Public Affairs: Bill J. Reed
VP-Quality and Innovation: Michael L. Smith

Products or Services

Riceland Foods offers a wide range of rice and soy products including whole grain brown rice, milled and parboiled rice, rice flour, instant rice, flavored rice mixes, rice bran oil, and soybean and other vegetable oils and shortenings. Products are available for retail; foodservice, industrial ingredients, export, and animal feed markets. Technical assistance is available by contacting your sales representative.

Sargento Foods, Inc

1 Persnickety Place, Plymouth, WI 53073
Phone: 920-893-8484, Fax: 920-892-2157
Email: Jay.mitchell@sargento.com

Key Personnel

Sales Mgr: Jay Mitchell

Products or Services

Manufacturing

Siplast

1000 Rochelle Boulevard, Irving, TX 75062
Phone: 800-922-8800 Fax: 469-995-2249
Email: jmelchor@siplast.com
Website: http://www.siplast.com

Key Personnel

District Manager: Justin Hughes
Marketing Specialist: Jenny Melchor

Products or Services

Commercial roofing and waterproofing systems

Syngenta Seeds, Inc.

614 Griswold Street, Ripon, WI 54971
Phone: 920-748-1493 Fax: 920-748-9381
Email: dan.meyer@syngenta.com
Website: http://www.syngenta.com

Key Personnel

Midwest Area Business Manager: Dan Meyer

Products or Services

Seed supplier offering a broad range of processing vegetable varieties

Tipper Tie, Inc

2000 Lufkin Road, Apex, NC 27539
Phone: 800-331-2905, FAX: 866-215-0387
Email: pveling@tippertie.com
Websites: http://www.tippertie.com

Key Personnel

Sales Coordinator: Patricia Veling
Area Sales Manager: Steve Phipps

Products or Services

Tipper Tie is a world leader in processing and packaging systems for the meat and poultry industries. Tipper Tie’s clipping systems provide a safe, secure clip closure to all types of sausage and chub-shaped products, as well as bagged and netted products. In addition to packaging machines, the product line includes high-performance emulsifiers and fine cutters, bowl choppers and fillers.


TreeHouse Foods

1011 SW A Street, Bentonville, AR 72712
Phone: 479-225-6928
Email: carla.spencer@treehousefoods.com

Key Personnel

Sr. Quality Specialist: Carla Spencer

Products or Services

Private label producer-baked goods, meals, condiments, beverages and snacks

Wax Company, Inc.

PO Box 60, Amory, MS 38821
Phone: 601-256-3511 Fax: 601-256-9720

Key Personnel

Sales Mgr: Barry Wax
Director of Sales & Marketing: Raymond Taylor

Products or Services

Improved Southern Cowpeas- varieties: Miss. Pinkeye, Miss. cream, Miss. Purple, Magnolia Blackeye, Miss. Shipper, Avbe Blackeye, Genegreen Blackeye

Whallon Machinery, Inc.

205 North Chicago Street, PO Box 429, Royal Center, IN 46978
Phone: 574-643-9561 Fax: 574-643-9218
Email: info@whallon.com
Website: http://www.whallon.com

Key Personnel

Sales: Bruce Ide

Products or Services

Palletizing and depalletizing equipment for cans, glass, cases and pails. Pallet stacking, dispensing, and conveying

Wire Belt Company of America

154 Harvey Road, Londonderry, NH 03053
Phone: 603-644-2500 Fax: 603-644-3600
Email: sales@wirebelt.com
Website: http://www.wirebelt.com

Key Personnel

CEO: David Greer
Vice President Sales and Marketing: Richard Spiak
Customer Relations and Pricing Mgr: Nancy Maguire
Marketing Specialist: Jamie Card

Products or Services

Since 1947, Wire Belt Company of America has proudly maintained a reputation for developing advanced conveyor and belting solutions to meet the automated processing needs of the food industry. Our products are extensively used for breading, battering, frying, blanching, cooking, coating, dusting, and cooling. Wire Belt’s latest conveyor belt innovation Versa-Link™, conveyor belt is one of the most durable and open metal belts available for light to medium-duty applications. Designed with the Advanced Link Rods™, the innovative connecting system joins the belt in as little as 30 seconds! Wire Belt’s entire line of Flat-Flex® belting products and Compact Grid™ are accepted by the USDA NSF/ANSI/3-A hygiene standards. Wire Belt products are easy to clean, hygienic and long lasting. This is the only acceptance that can assure you that you have the cleanest, safest, conveyor belt available in this business segment.

Zero Mountain, Inc.

8425 Highway 45 South, Fort Smith, AR 72916
Phone: 479-646-7757 Fax: 479-648-1265
E-mail: joe rumsey@zeromtn.com,markrumsey@zeromtn.com
Website: http://www.zeromtn.com

Key Personnel

President & CEO: Joe Rumsey V
Chairman of the Board: Mark Rumsey
CFO: Toni J. Bell
CMO: John Young
CIO: Andy Sudigala

Products or Services

Public cold storage warehouse

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