Tyson FoodsBeef and Prepared Foods benefited in QI
USA, Springdale, Ark. The Chicken and Pork units struggled due to difficult market conditions.
Pilgrim’s PrideLoss and lower sales in fiscal 2018
USA, Greeley, Colo. Difficult commodity chicken market weighs on the company’s results.
ChinaBrazilian chicken firms exempted from tariffs
CHINA, Beijing. The exemptions follow months of negotiations between Brazilian chicken producers and China.
MiratorgLamb exports boom
RUSSIA, Bryansk Oblast. The company plans to invest $480 mill. in lamb production between 2018 and 2023, the company revealed in a statement.
Best PracticesNSF introduces Global Animal Wellness Standards
USA, Ann Arbor. The standards establish practices for management systems to ensure animal welfare, health, feed, housing and husbandry.
AquisitionEverything Fresh expands portfolio
JAMAICA, St. Catherine. Food importer and distributor Everything Fresh (EFresh) has acquired 100% of St Catherine-based abattoir Meat Experts Limited.
Animal HealthBig Data & Connectivity driving digital transformation
GERMANY, Karlsruhe. In terms of revenue, data integration allows complete oversight and accountability, helping businesses to break down statistics by country, by region, or by business.
Cattle2018 market wrap
AUSTRALIA, North Sydney. 2018 was a year of records, with Australian beef export values to Japan surpassing $2 bn. for the first time since 2008.
SaleNestlé reports full-year results and wants to sell Herta
SWITZERLAND, Vevey. Nestlé will explore strategic options for the traditional brand Herta as a further step in positioning the portfolio towards attractive high-growth categories.