Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
SCP GroupMetro sells Real to investor
GERMANY, Düsseldorf. German group Metro has already announced the sales plans in September 2018. A tough, complicated process followed.
Pig farming Tweet from Brussels outrages the VDF
GERMANY, Frankfurt. The German Meat Association (VDF) sees the contribution as a call to reduce intensive pig farming.
SustainabilityTönnies Group sets itself the agenda t30
GERMANY, Rheda-Wiedenbrück. Company has concrete corporate sustainability goals for the next decade.
dfv media grouporganic4trade.com goes online
GERMANY, Frankfurt/Main. Information portal reports on the organic sector, the branded goods and consumer goods industry.
Vegetable meat substituteFoods United acquires majority stake in Like Meat
GERMANY, Frankfurt/Main. Takeover candidate is to be developed into a global brand.
HerrmannsdorfOn the death of Karl-Ludwig Schweisfurth
GERMANY, Sonnenhausen Founder started to keep pigs on the Herrmannsdorf after he had sold his company Herta.
Consumer habitsContradictory conduct
GERMANY, Nuremberg. 90% of consumers say they buy organic food. This self-assessment is in stark contrast to the real market shares.
German operationsManagement changes at Vion
THE NETHERLANDS, Boxtel. Bernd Stange, COO of the business unit beef, will be appointed as member of the new Vion Advisory Council.
BusinessRestructuring and high prices affected earnings
SWITZERLAND, Basel. The Bell Food Group made progress in the 2019 financial year. Adjusted for various exceptional factors, the company posted operational growth.
BiofachOrganic in Europe continues to grow
GERMANY, Nuremberg. The organic market in Europe continues to grow; in 2018 it will increase by almost 8% to € 40.7 bn.
LivestockPork continues to thrive
RUSSIA, Moscow. Russian animal production remained on an expansion course last year. Rising livestock numbers lead us to expect further growth in pork in 2020.
Piglet castrationWestfleisch promotes boar vaccination
GERMANY, Muenster. Westfleisch SCE wants to process more vaccinated boars in a limited period of time. Contract fatteners must decide quickly whether they want to treat their animals with Improvac.
Borchert Commission€ 30 bn. for improved animal welfare
GERMANY, Berlin. In 20 years, animals should be kept much better. The advisory committee appointed by Minister Klöckner bases its recommendations on the state animal welfare label.
Organic meatVion starts with its own brand
GERMANY, Nuremburg. The Dutch organic brand "De Groene Weg" is now entering the German food trade as "Der Grüne Weg". The products are presented at the Biofach.
OrganisationConsultants demand meat tax
GERMANY, Berlin. The Competence Network for Animal Husbandry commissioned by the Federal Government proposes levies on animal products to cover the additional costs.
Meat productionDutch beef output declines
THE NETHERLANDS, Amsterdam. The production was down 9% on the year because of lower production from adult cattle, especially dairy cows.
Food trendsYouth avoids animal proteins
GERMANY, Frankfurt. The EU consumer likes it sustainable and reduces the consumption of dairy and meat products, at least the younger generation.
RezeptideenMehr Fitness mit der Powerwurst
NORTHEIM Das Start-up Berwork hat eine Rindfleischsalami entwickelt, die Sportlern nach dem Workout eine herzhafte Alternative zu Proteinshakes und Riegeln bietet.
Meat productionLess pork but more beef and poultry
GERMANY, Wiesbaden. As reported by Destatis, the quantity of meat produced thus fell by 1.4% compared with 2018.