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MergerCherkizovo finalized acquisition of Altaisky Broiler
RUSSIA, Moscow. The company has completed the transaction from the Prioskolie holding company.
StrategyVision 2019 – PBC sets course for the future
UNITED KINGDOM, London. British poultry meat businesses call for a Food Strategy that bolsters Britain’s food supply and ‘leaves no one behind’ at the British Poultry Council’s Annual Reception and Awards at the House of Commons.
NegotiationsNAMI details objectives for US-Japan trade agreement
USA, Washington. The Meat Institute (NAMI) outlined key meat and poultry industry negotiating objectives and priorities for a bilateral US-Japan Trade Agreement in comments submitted to the Office of the US trade representative.
AquisitionCargill expands its global poultry business in Colombia
COLOMBIA, Bogota. The company aquires Campollo, one of the country’s leading producers of chicken and protein products.
OpeningMarel expands office space, production area and R&D center
THE NETHERLANDS, Boxmeer. The company celebrated the opening of its new building.
CargillGrowing business in Thailand
THAILAND, Bangkok. The company has invested over $1.15 bn. as it marks 50th anniversary in the country.
Tara MeaInvestment in sheep meat project
ROMANIA, Vaslui. Romanian cooperative Tara Mea has unveiled plans to establish a slaughterhouse and a cutting facility for sheep under an investment estimated to be worth some €6mill.
PoultryRussia introduces new sanctions
RUSSIA, Moscow. Russian veterinary watchdog Rosselkhoznadzor has banned all transit supplies of US poultry products through the country’s territory into Kazakhstan.
Norsk KyllingSigning contracts for processing equipment
DENMARK, Haarby. Meyn and Cabinplant signed contracts for the procurement of processing equipment with Norsk Kylling from Norway.
ABPHeading up plastics sustainability group
IRELAND, Ardee. Irish meat processor ABP has joined forces with other food businesses to make plastic packaging in their supply chains more sustainable.
LabelPBFA launches first certification
USA, San Francisco, CA. Select Tofurky and Oatly items are first certified by NSF International for plant-based food claims.
CommentJoint regulation of cell-cultured food products
USA, Washington. A joint statement from USDA and FDA on the regulation of cell-cultured food products from cell lines of livestock and poultry.
MHPOn the upswing
UKRAINE, Kiev. The parent company of the international agro-industrial group reported good results for Q3-2018.
UpdatePoultry market in UK
UNITED KINGDOM, London. Alongside pork, beef and lamb, poultry is another popular meat protein choice for consumers and competes as a rival against the red meat proteins.
BfRViruses and antimicrobially resistant bacteria in foods
GERMANY, Berlin. Two BfR symposia were presenting the latest research on food-associated viruses and antimicrobial resistance in the food chain.
JBSExport deal with Alibaba-Win Chain
BRAZIL, São Paulo. Brazilian meatpacker JBS has agreed a billion-dollar deal with global e-commerce business Alibaba Group to sell its beef, pork and poultry in China.
HKScanStreamlining staff and production
FINLAND, Turku. The Nordic meat processor is still feeling the effects of production delays at its Rauma poultry unit, with net sales for the quarter down year-on-year.
Evonik / OPTIfarmInvestment in precision livestock start-up
GERMANY, Essen. The investment in OPTIfarm strengthens Evonik’s precision livestock activities.
GaincoNew Sales Director
USA, Gainesville, Ga. Samuel Collup has been named Director of Sales for the company.