Impossible FoodsThe first airline to offer plant-based burgers
USA, Redwood City, Cal. It is available to business class passengers ordering from the Business Premier menu on flights from LA to New Zealand.
BelgiumUse of antibiotics reduced
BELGIUM, Brussels. Last year, two of the targets were already achieved: reductions in critical antibiotics and in feed with antibiotic additives.
TÜV SüdNew CEO of the Product Service Division
GERMANY, Munich / REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE, Singapore. Holger Lindner has first-hand experience of the activities of this TÜV Süd’s division.
MiratorgInvestment into new distribution centre
RUSSIA, Moscow. The new facility is expected to be launched in 2019.
AHDBNew Director to push the business
THE UNITED KINGDOM, Warwickshire. Will Jackson was appointed as Strategy Director for Beef & Lamb.
BeefIFA urges EU to withdraw Brazilian beef from Mercosur talks
IRELAND, Dublin. The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) has called on the European Commission to pull the plug on Brazilian beef’s participation in the Mercosur agreement after continually failing to meet EU standards.
TaxesCanada hikes up US beef export tariffs
CANADA, Ottawa, Ontario. The US is facing further retaliations from the global meat industry after the Canadian government slapped tariffs on $170 mill. worth of US beef products.
FranceVegan violence hits French butchers
FRANCE, Paris. Butchers across France have written to the French Government calling for a police presence after allegedly accusing vegans over a string of vandalism incidents at their shops.
Beyond MeatIncreased capacity for growing demand
USA, California, Los Angeles. Beyond Meat is opening a second production facility in Columbia, Missouri, USA to serve sustained and rapidly climbing demand.