TysonJustin Whitmore named Chief Sustainability Officer
USA, Springdale, Ark. A new position was created to deliver on Tyson’s holistic sustainability strategy.
TransportationReport shows three trends
THE UNITED KINGDOM, London. The rise in the global population is a factor that is contributing to the growth of the perishable goods transportation market.
MHPCompany reports rising global chicken sales
UKRAINE, Kyiv. Exports of poultry now account for 40% of MHP's chicken sales.
R-CalfAsking for Brazilian beef ban
USA, Billings, Mont. A petition asks for a ban on Brazilian beef until country-of-origin labeling is reinstated.
IrelandMeat tech R&D initiative launched
IRELAND, Dublin. Meat technology Ireland will provide consumer-focused research.
BrazilPoultry and pig production costs down
BRAZIL, Brasília. Brazil enjoying less expensive animal feed.
SmithfieldSmithfield Bioscience launched
USA, Smithfield, Va. The global food company enters pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and medical fields.
DBAGInvestor buys two meat companies
GERMANY, Frankfurt am Main. Abbelen is one of the largest manufacturers of chilled meatballs and ready-to-eat hamburger in Germany.
CargillInvestment in cooked meat factory
USA, Columbus, Nebraska. Cargill's cooked meats factory in Columbus, Nebraska, will have 460 workers.