Horse meat scandal: 2000 samples tested in Germany
GERMANY, Frankfurt More than 2000 samples already tested following horsemeat scandal in Germany.
IFFA presents hygiene products and trends
GERMANY, Frankfurt Safety, quality and hygiene are more than ever before top priorities in the meat-processing sector. At IFFA – The No. 1 for the meat industry – in Frankfurt am Main from May 4 to 9, trade visitors can obtain a complete overview of the latest innovations in the field of hygiene technology and future developments.
Boosting pig production among India’s poor
INDIA, Hyderabad A program that is supporting rural Indian farmers improve their livelihoods by helping them to raise pigs more efficiently is the highlight of a new annual report by a project coordinated by the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI).
Dynamic Growth for Bosch Packaging Technology
GERMANY, Waiblingen Bosch Packaging Technology highlighted its successful fiscal year 2012 at the annual press conference in Waiblingen, Germany. With sales accelerating to 914 million euros in 2012 (a 16% increase from 2011), the company aspires to reach 1.5 bill. € in sales by the end of 2015.
New app offers information on fish
ITALY, Rome Customers who want to know more about the fish they are eating or intending to buy can use AppliFish. This free mobile application developed by the fisheries and biodiversity knowledge platform i-Marine makes aquatic-related information available to anyone, anytime, anywhere.
Can China's poultry move out of pork's shadow?
CHINA, Beijing In China, poultry producers have long lived in the shadow of the pork industry, which remains the meat of choice throughout the nation. Whilst this trend is evident in the highly correlated prices between each market, a new report from Rabobank suggests that China's poultry industry is beginning to develop its own growth path.
Provisur acquires MultiTec
USA, Mokena, IL Provisur Technologies Inc. recently acquired the assets of Lotte near Osnabrück, Germany-based Multi-Tec GmbH & Co. KG, which specialises in autoloading systems.
New Managing Director at Treif UK
UNITED KINGDOM, Witham Essex #BR1#Arthur Pynenburg was appointed managing director of Treif UK on January 1st.
Space booking of ChinaFoodtech 2013 is starting
CHINA, Beijing ChinaFoodtech 2013 will be held in China International Exhibition Center at Beijing on 13 - 15 November, 2013.