How much did meat sales jump?
GERMANY, Frankfurt. As the number of school closures, social distancing guidelines and other COVID-19 related measures significantly sharpened the subsequent
EU pork exports stay on course
UNITED KINGDOM, London. EU pig meat exports remain elevated moving into 2020, as more product continues to be sent to China.
Exporters achieve record sales
BELGIUM, Brussels. Meat exporters in the European Union achieved a new revenue record last year.
Vion faces uncertainty, but also sees opportunities
THE NETHERLANDS, Boxtel. 2019 was a good year from a financial perspective due to the results of the Pork division. Internal restructuring is planned.
Impact of Covid-19 on the red meat market
AUSTRALIA, North Sydney. There are major disruptions to red meat supply and logistics. Also the consumer behaviour is shifting while shopping.
Coveris reduces emissions at its Egyptian site
EGYPT, New Borg El-Arab City. The plant is switching its electricity supply from diesel to hydropower eliminating CO2 emissions by more than 90% in 2020.
New Zealand butcher shops deemed ‘non-essential’
NEW ZEALAND, Wellington. Butcher shops in New Zealand have been deemed non-essential by the government and must remain closed during the coronavirus pandemic.
High-barrier food packaging guarantees food safety
ITALY, San Daniele. The food packaging company ensures that production continues for its customers to meet safety and supply chain demands.
World Meat Congress 2020 postponed
MEXICO, Cancun. The 2020 World Meat Congress has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Company operates at full production
DENMARK, Randers. Danish society has also been hard hit, but production in Danish Crown's cattle slaughterhouses is running more or less normally.