Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
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Danish CrownSwitch to environmentally friendly meat trays
DENMARK, Randers. The move will be implemented in a couple of weeks and it will affect 55 mill. trays.
ResultsPositive outlook after volatile first half-year
DENMARK, Randers. In the space of only a few months, a weak market and a partial stop for exports to China has transformed into record increases in pig prices driven by exports to China.
LivestockDanish herd shrinks
DENMARK, Kopenhagen. The country has the smallest pig population in the spring survey since 2013.
FairIFFA 2019 is the impulse generator for the meat industry
GERMANY, Frankfurt. IFFA 2019 has opened its doors in Frankfurt am Main with 1,039 exhibitors from 49 countries, including all market leaders, and significantly more exhibition space.
ApplicationIncreased animal welfare generated through data
DENMARK, Copenhagen. Through an international cooperation, the Danish Technological Institute will exploit data to create increased animal welfare at all stages in pig production.
IncreaseEU pig prices pick up the pace
UNITED KINGDOM, London. The pig price continued increasing during March with the reference price increasing €6.70 to average €142.62/100kg.
FairSummit’s focus is on reform of government functions
CHINA, Shanghai. The summit International Import& Export Food policy, Laws and Regulations Summit(IFPS) is initiated by CIQA.
CompetitivenessDTI launches 10 development goals
DENMARK, Taastrup. The goals are launched at IFFA 2019, and they all aim at either cutting costs, increasing quality or minimizing the environmental impact from the production processes of pork.
HKScanManagement team restructured
FINLAND, Turku. Finnish processor HKScan has cut staff and restructured its management team as part of its strategy to boost efficiencies following a period of disappointing results.
AlternativesNestlé launches plant-based burgers in Europe and US
SWITZERLAND, Vevey. Nestlé has announced its biggest move yet into the meat-free market, launching a new 'cook from raw' plant-based burger in Europe, and unveiling plans for the United States.
Food SafetyImport of poultry from Middelfart Municipality suspended
CHINA, Hong Kong. CFS announced that in view of a notification from OIE about an outbreak of low pathogenic H7 avian the trade is to be suspended.
DCInvestment in slaughterhouse
DENMARK, Randers. Meat processor Danish Crown has unveiled its new plant in Blans, Denmark, to tap demand for the Japanese market.
TönniesGaining market share
GERMANY, Rheda-Wiedenbrück. At its annual press conference, the Tönnies Group reported on its sustainable development in the financial year 2018, its strategy for growthand key questions in the meat industry.
DCSustainability goals are now set
DENMARK, Randers. Danish Crown is going to build a position for itself as the world’s leading producer of sustainable meat.
RankingGermany’s top players in meat business
GERMANY, Frankfurt am Main. Not all of the German meat companies coped well with the high pig prices, as is shown by the current sector ranking of afz – allgemeine fleischer zeitung and Fleischwirtschaft.
Animal WelfareJoint call to end non-stun slaughter
UNITED KINGDOM, London. The organizations RSPCA and BVA call on the UK Government to repeal a legal exemption that permits animals to be slaughtered without pre-stunning.
SustainabilityHKScan will replace all non-recyclable black plastic packaging
FINLAND, Turku. As the next important milestone in the packaging roadmap HKScan will replace all non-recyclable black plastic packaging with other colours and possibly also with other materials by the end of 2019 in Sweden and in Finland.
Savings ProgrammeDanish Crown cuts costs
DENMARK, Randers. After a Q1 result which fell below budget, the company is now intensifying the group’s cost-savings programme.
SlaughterhouseAnimal welfare and meat quality are closely linked
DENMARK, Taastrup. The Danish Technological Institue (DTI) developed a tool which can measure animal welfare standards and calibrate them for maximum efficiency.