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Italian packaging machinery industry excceds turnover
ITALY, Baggiovara. According to data collected by the research department of Ucima, the sector’s national association affiliated with Confindustria, the sector closed 2017 with further year-on-year growth.
High antibiotic levels resulted in egg recalls
POLAND, Warsaw. Polish authorities are dealing with a separate contamination crisis in the egg industry.
Slight drop in pork exports
BELGIUM, Brussels. Lower numbers in pigs resulted in lower slaughter figures.
Bucking the market trend
GERMANY, Rheda-Wiedenbrück. The company records an increase in turnover to €6.9 bn.
The Netherlands report record pork exports in 2017
THE UNITED KINGDOM, Kenilworth, Warwickshire. Dutch exporters were able to increase their trades in by 17% compared to 2016.
New business model in the pig industry
POLAND, Warsaw. 500 farms are to be built in Poland and sell it to individual farmers to conduct pig production.
GERMANY, Cologne. This year’s trade fair achieves a significant increase in attendance.
EU pig business slightly declining in 2017
THE UNITED KINGDOM, Kenilworth, Warwickshire. A 3% decline in German slaughterings was key to driving the overall fall across the year.
First to be certified in France and Poland
THE NETHERLANDS, Boxmeer. The largest number of auditors in the company’s team is certified through PAACO.
Three packaging manufacturers acquired
AUSTRIA, Baden. The group invests in highly specialised production centres, which will make the turnover likely to grow to over €400 mill. this year – further acquisitions are targeted.
Sokolow to buy Gzella
DENMARK, Randers. Sokolow Group, part of the Danish Crown group and a leading meat producer from Poland, announced its intention of acquiring the companies belonging to Gzella Meat Group, a well-known and valued meat producer in the northern part of Poland.
Risks in Europe aggravates concerns in the USA
USA, Washington. The situation in Poland, Germany and Denmark is under analysis.
New Managing Director in Europe
USA, Birmingham, Ohio. The company appoints Gregor Thomalla as Managing Director of its European subsidiary.