Business and Industry News for the meat sector
Dalehead FoodsNew director at Spalding site
THE UNITED KINGDOM, Spalding, Lincolnshire. Konrad Pacholski has been appointed permanent site director at the Tulip-owned Dalehead Foods site in Spalding, Lincolnshire.
BrazilBeef trade with US resumed
BRAZIL, Brasilia. The US previously suspended meat imports in June 2017 over concerns of food safety in Brazilian beef products.
ProteinDenmark backs sustainable protein source
DENMARK, Aarhus. The 'Microalgae for food' project is being financed by Denmark's Ministry of Higher Education and Science via its networking body, Danish Food Innovation.
Pilgrim’s PrideStrong tailwinds in 2019
USA, Greeley, Colo. The company closes fiscal year 2019 with net sales of $11.41 bn., operating income of $691 mill. and GAAP EPS of $1.83 – an 83% increase over the $1.00 in Fiscal Year 2018.
Danish CrownDetailing Chinese production during coronavirus
DENMARK, Randers. The largest pork processor in Europe released a statement regarding the ongoing coronavirus outbreak and how it will change Chinese production.
Albert Schweitzer FoundationGerman Supermarkets in an animal welfare ranking
GERMANY, Berlin. Companies can significantly influence how animal welfare standards are designed on a broad scale.
Pig farmingEU stock is recovering
LUXEMBOURG. Data are not yet available from Spain, which had the largest herd within the EU in 2018 with 30.8 million pigs.
InsolvenceGeti Wilba is looking for a buyer
GERMANY, Bremervörde. The frozen food specialist is one of the three most important processors of chicken meat in Germany.
MLAAustralia becomes the most valuable beef exporter
AUSTRALIA, Sydney. Global export figures for 2019 have been published.
PartnershipBell & Evans and Marel invest in processing facility
USA, Pennsylvania. A harmonized partnership to start a state-of-the-art poultry greenfield.
DLGStart for the International FoodTec Award 2021
GERMANY, Cologne. The closing date for registration for the top award for international food technology is 17 June 2020.
SCP GroupMetro sells Real to investor
GERMANY, Düsseldorf. German group Metro has already announced the sales plans in September 2018. A tough, complicated process followed.
Pig farming Tweet from Brussels outrages the VDF
GERMANY, Frankfurt. The German Meat Association (VDF) sees the contribution as a call to reduce intensive pig farming.
Avian influenzaNew outbreak in the Czech Republic
CZECH REPUBLIC, Prag. It was the first infection in commercial poultry since 2017.
SustainabilityTönnies Group sets itself the agenda t30
GERMANY, Rheda-Wiedenbrück. Company has concrete corporate sustainability goals for the next decade.
dfv media grouporganic4trade.com goes online
GERMANY, Frankfurt/Main. Information portal reports on the organic sector, the branded goods and consumer goods industry.
DenmarkMore pigs thanks to improved profitability
DENMARK, Kopenhagen. L&F expects an increase in pig production in the second half of 2020.
Vegetable meat substituteFoods United acquires majority stake in Like Meat
GERMANY, Frankfurt/Main. Takeover candidate is to be developed into a global brand.
HerrmannsdorfOn the death of Karl-Ludwig Schweisfurth
GERMANY, Sonnenhausen Founder started to keep pigs on the Herrmannsdorf after he had sold his company Herta.