ViskaseCompany acquires Walsroder Casings Group
USA, Lombard, Illinois. Visakase takes over 100% of Walsroder Casings Group (including its subsidiaries Walsroder Casings GmbH and Walsroder Casings Polska Sp. z o.o.).
FranceWelfare monitoring in slaughterhouses
FRANCE, Paris. French parliament debates about compulsory CCTV in abattoirs.
United KingdomTraining on new markets
USA, Washington, D.C. UK exporters trained on US beef and lamb import requirements.
Hormel FoodsNew leadership hire announced
USA, Austin, Minnesota. Janet Hogan becomes new vice president of human resoures.
Avian fluPandemic desease continues to spread
USA, Washington, D.C. USDA confirms H5N2 bird flu in Montana wild duck.
Sanderson FarmsNew Facility opened
USA, Laurel, Mississippi. The company sets up new plant in St. Pauls, N.C.
USAHigh exports to Mexico
USA, Denver, Colorado. Pork exports rebound in second half of 2016 to offset China's falloff.
Bord BiaRecord food and drink exports announced
IRELAND, Dublin. Expords increased by 2% to reach record high of €11.15 bn.