Topic - Sunland Inc.

Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM
Related Stories
  • File-This Nov. 27, 2012 file photo shows the Sunland Inc. peanut butter and nut processing plant in eastern New Mexico, near Portales. Nearly a million jars of peanut butter are being dumped at a New Mexico landfill to expedite the sale of Sunland Inc. the bankrupt peanut-processing plant that was at the heart of a 2012 salmonella outbreak and nationwide recall. (AP Photo/Jeri Clausing)

    Million jars of peanut butter dumped in New Mexico

    Nearly a million jars of peanut butter were dumped at a New Mexico landfill this week to expedite the sale of a bankrupt peanut-processing plant that was at the heart of a 2012 salmonella outbreak and nationwide recall.

  • Canadian firm wins bidding for peanut butter plant

    A federal judge Wednesday approved a Canadian company's last-minute $26 million cash offer for an eastern New Mexico peanut butter plant that went bankrupt after a salmonella outbreak and nationwide recall.

  • Judge to decide whether to reopen bids on Sunland

    A federal bankruptcy judge on Tuesday ordered a new auction for an eastern New Mexico peanut butter plant involved in a 2012 salmonella outbreak.

  • Judge considers $25M cash offer for peanut plant

    A federal judge Monday considered whether to allow a bankruptcy trustee to accept a last-minute cash offer for a defunct peanut butter plant in eastern New Mexico.

  • Sunland peanut plant to be auctioned next week

    A New Mexico peanut-butter processing plant that went bankrupt after a salmonella outbreak shuttered its operations and prompted a nationwide recall last year is headed to the auction block.

  • Company seeks peanut-butter plant for $18.5M

    A California company has made a bid to buy a New Mexico peanut-butter plant that went bankrupt after a salmonella outbreak shuttered its operations and prompted a nationwide recall.

  • ** FILE ** This Nov. 27, 2012, file photo shows the Sunland Inc. peanut butter and nut processing plant in eastern New Mexico, near Portales, which has been shuttered since late September due to a salmonella outbreak that sickened dozens. (AP Photo/Jeri Clausing, File)

    Feds, shuttered N.M. peanut butter plant reach deal

    A peanut butter plant shuttered by a widespread salmonella outbreak has been given the go ahead to start harvesting a bumper crop of prized eastern New Mexico Valencia peanuts next week under an agreement that ends a tense, monthslong standoff with federal regulators.

  • Deal reached to reopen NM peanut butter plant

    A troubled New Mexico peanut butter plant that had its licensed yanked after being linked to a widespread salmonella outbreak reached a deal Friday to resume some operations the day after Christmas under the watchful eye of federal regulators.

  • DOJ seeks injunction against peanut butter plant

    The Department of Justice is seeking a permanent injunction against the nation's largest organic peanut butter plant, an eastern New Mexico facility that has been linked to a salmonella outbreak that has sickened 42 people in 20 states this fall.

  • Worker laid off at New Mexico peanut butter plant

    A peanut butter plant along the New Mexico-Texas border has laid off a third of its 150 workers after federal authorities shuttered the plant.

  • Peanut butter plant closure angers New Mexico town

    Farmers in a revered peanut-growing region along the New Mexico-Texas border should be celebrating one of the best harvests in recent memory.

  • NM peanut capital at heart of national recall

    The country's largest organic peanut processing plant is scrubbing its facilities top to bottom and hopes to get back in production soon after a massive recall of scores of products linked to a salmonella outbreak.

  • Problems found at peanut butter plant in 2010

    The Food and Drug Administration found what it called "objectionable conditions" at a New Mexico peanut butter plant in 2010, two years before the current outbreak of salmonella poisoning linked to Trader Joe's peanut butter produced there.

  • Salmonella confirmed in peanut butter plant

    Salmonella has been found in a New Mexico plant that produces nut butters for retailer Trader Joe's and several other large national grocery chains, the Food and Drug Administration said Friday. The Trader Joe's peanut butter is now linked to 35 salmonella illnesses in 19 states _ most of them in children under the age of 10.

  • **FILE** A customer departs grocery store Trader Joe's in Los Angeles on Feb. 11, 2008. (Associated Press)

    Peanut butter recall includes major retailers

    A recall of peanut butter and other nut products has some of the country's largest grocery stores pulling store-brand products off their shelves.

More Stories →

Happening Now