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BiogasSmithfield continues with Renewable Energy Projects
USA, Missouri. Within the next ten years, Smithfield will implement “manure-to-energy” projects across 90% of the company’s hog finishing spaces in North Carolina, Utah, and Virginia, and nearly all of Smithfield’s hog finishing spaces in Missouri.
OutbreakUSDA shifts emergency funds to virulent Newcastle disease
USA, California. Perdue is making available an additional $45 mill. to APHIS to address the ongoing virulent Newcastle disease (vND) outbreak.
EnvironmentB+LNZ annual meeting highlights sector’s focus
NEW ZEALAND, Timaru. B+LNZ annual meeting in Timaru has focused on how the conversation on food has changed and how the country’s sheep and beef sector is using that to build a premium for New Zealand beef and lamb.
PartnershipBeyond Meat installs Marel RevoPortioner
USA, California. The company is transferring the technology to alternative-protein processing.
InvestmentTyson has held talks to buy Foster Farms for $2 bn.
CALIFORNIA, Livingston. Meat processor Tyson Foods has held talks to buy privately-owned California-based Foster Farms for roughly $2 billion, people familiar with the situation tell CNBC. The two have had disagreements over price, and it is possible the talks could fall apart.
New ChairmanUSMEF elects new officer team
USA, Long Beach, Cal. The US Meat Export Federation (USMEF) concluded its Strategic Planning Conference with the election of new officers for the coming year.
GaincoNew Sales Director
USA, Gainesville, Ga. Samuel Collup has been named Director of Sales for the company.
US FoodsPlans for new distribution facility
USA, Rosemont, Ill. The new facility is expected to open in 2020 and will service independent restaurant operators across Northern California.
Impossible FoodsProduction to be doubled by the year-end
USA, Redwood City, Cal. The company is gearing up to start a second shift at its Oakland production facility that will double production of its plant-based Impossible Burger.
Beyond MeatIncreased capacity for growing demand
USA, California, Los Angeles. Beyond Meat is opening a second production facility in Columbia, Missouri, USA to serve sustained and rapidly climbing demand.
PHW GroupBeyond Meat cooperates with PHW as German sales and distribution partner
USA, Los Angeles / GERMANY, Rechterfeld. CEO Peter Wesjohann believes in growth through diversity and will sell the Beyond Burger from the U.S. plant-based meat leader in Germany.
USAToday is National Pig Day
CALIFORNIA, San Mateo. This holiday was officially started in 1972 by two sisters.
Beyond MeatR&D center to be expanded
USA, El Segundo, Calif. The company plans to increase the footprint of its R&D center at its headquarters in El Segundo, California.
Galardi GroupHot Dog Chain names new president
USA, Irvine, California. J.R. Galardi, son of founder John Galardi, is now responsible for growing same-store sales and building the Wienerschnitzel, Tastee-Freeze and Hamburger Stand store networks.
Hormel FoodsAcquisition of Columbus Manufacturing announced
USA, Austin, Minnesota. The new unit serves as a Catalyst for uniting Hormel Foods' Deli Businesses and provides a premium salami and charcuterie offering.
CargillProteins and food ingredients were the drivers
USA, Wayzata, Minn. The good start in the new fiscal year was powered by the significant work done over the last few years and is continuing to accelerate the company’s performance.
Columbus Craft MeatsExplosive growth with two new Snack lines
USA, Hayward, California. Fastest growing meat brand in deli moving quickly into snacking.
Beyond MeatBeyond Burger expands into Safeway stores
USA, El Segundo, California. Plant-Based Meat will be offered to the masses.
Impossible FoodsLipman will become Chief Science Officer
USA, Redwood City, California. Company hires genomics pioneer David Lipman.