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Hormel FoodsFaceing a lot of market challenges in Q3
USA, Austin, Minn. The company reported financial results that were followed by a rise in its stock price.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Beyond MeatBeyond Burger expands into Safeway stores
USA, El Segundo, California. Plant-Based Meat will be offered to the masses.
USA, Smithfield, Virginia. Smithfield Foods to acquire Farmer John, Saag's Specialty Meats and three farm operations.
Tyson FoodsUS meat giant buys stake in Beyond Meat start-up
USA, Silicon Valley. Tyson Foods said it is enthusiastic about the investment in the company.
Avian InfluenzaChina bans US poultry and eggs over HPAI
CHINA, Beijing The Chinese government announced on 12 January it intends to ban all imports of US poultry and egg products. Many in the US poultry industry were stunned by this unexpected move by China.
Ban on US beef imports
INDONESIA, Jakarta Indonesia has stopped imports of US beef, following a case of mad cow disease that was detected in California.
Kalle acquires American casing producer
GERMANY, Wiesbaden Kalle Group acquires Jif-Pak Inc. effective 29 December 2010. Jif-Pak, an American family business, is a highly innovative producer of nettings and casings.
Hormel Foods will close plant in Turlock
USA, Minnesota Hormel Foods Corporation said yesterday that it plans to close its Turlock, California plant by October 29, 2010. Valley Fresh canned meats are produced at this facility.
U.S. firm recalls ground beef products due to <i>Salmonella</i> suspicion
USA Beef Packers, Inc., a Fresno, Calif., establishment, is recalling approximately 825,769 pounds of ground beef products that may be linked to an outbreak of salmonellosis, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.
California voters approve animal welfare initiative
USA A proposal that would ban modern housing systems for egg-laying hens, veal calves and gestating sows by 2015 was approved by California voters.
Bettcher Industries appoints Regional Sales Representative
GREAT BRITAIN Bettcher Industries, Inc. announces the appointment of Charles R. Anderson as Regional Sales Representative.