McDonald’sFranchising in Asia
USA, Oak Brook, Illinois. Fast Food giant sells Malaysian, Singapore franchise to Saudi group.
NCCNew resources of broiler welfare
USA, Washington, D.C. The non-profit trade association gives information about poulty production and processing.
European Meat ForumEven legitimate fees can be a burden
BELGIUM, Brussels The revised EU Control Regulation imposed no general obligation to charge fees, yet costs now need to be averted at the national level.
Pilgrim's PrideGNP to be acquired from The Maschhoffs
USA, Greeley, Colo. The $350 million deal is expected to close in early 2017.
BrazilMeat sector welcomes Malaysia trade deal
BRAZIL, Brasília. Brazil wants to significantly increase exports of processed halal meats to Malaysia.
New ZealandMPI discovered illegal meat processing plant
NEW ZEALAND, Auckland. The illegal operation involved more than 100 customers.
OlymelPinnacle Farms acquired
CANADA, Humboldt, Saskatchewan. The transaction will add 52,000 hogs to Olymel's inventory.
Tyson FoodsRecord year overshadowed by CEO exit
USA, Springdale, Ark. Tyson does not expect chicken business issues to carry over into fiscal 2017.
PorkDutch consumer awareness trial launched
THE NETHERLANDS, The Hague. A QR code will be placed on 200,000 pork products to help improve customer knowledge.