Business and Industry News for the meat sector
Food ServiceChipotle continues to struggle
USA, Denver. The food chain’s comparable store sales declined 22% in the first week of March.
EFSA Advancing scientific risk assessment in the area of food safety
ITALY, Parma. Authority gives a review on their scientific conference 2015.
Tönnies developing in DenmarkSuccessful market entry
BRØRUP SB Pork subsidiary expanding, Tican takeover agreement now signed.
SustainabilityTyson Foods is focused on transparancy
Springdale, USA. New sustainability report shows the company’s animal well-being situation.
USAFull access for U.S. beef to Peru
PERU, Lima. Agreement is expected to further increase beef exports to Peru, which topped $25 mill. in 2015.
InvestmentGovernment funds in beef industry
CANADA, Ottawa. Canadian Cattlemen's Association (CCA) is supported for three projects that support the industry.
StudyBad performance of processed food in US-diet
UK, London. 'Ultra-processed' foods make up more than half of all calories in US diet and contribute 90% of all dietary added sugar intake.
ChinaProvisur opens new facilities
CHINA, Shanghai. The new Shanghai office is strategically located to capitalise opportunities in the promising Asia Pacific market.
Food SafetyCargill reduces usage of antibiotics
USA, Wichita, Kan. The company decided to eliminate 20% of the antibiotics used in beef cattle, which are also used for human health.
PoultryMoy Park to upgrade poultry facility
CRAIGAVON, Northern Ireland. The company is committed to growing the business through investment in Northern Ireland in both industry leading farming and operational facilities.
BusinessTSC celebrates 25 years
TAIWAN, New Taipei City. The company already sold more than 3 mill. rugged and competitively priced thermal label printers in over 90 countries.
CattleAustralian herd forecast to decline
AUSTRALIA, North Sidney. Cattle industry will be influenced by a number of extreme forces in 2016.
AcquisitionBell takes over the Huber Group
SWITZERLAND, Basel. European Competition Commission approves Bell Ltd's acquisition.
TradeSouth Africa is taking U.S. pork
USA, Washington, D.C. Ban is partially lifted – Washington works for more market access
FatteningToennies is getting involved in Serbia
GERMANY, Rheda-Wiedenbrück. Investments are set up for the next ten years.
BRF Company presents data for 2015 performance
BRASIL, São Paulo. Net income grows 46% to R$3.1 billion.
Food ServiceChain restaurants on the rise
USA, Chicago. Total US restaurant count down slightly from year ago.
BeefThailand is the aim
AUSTRALIA, Canberra. Australia is looking to Thailand for live cattle exports.