Industry News - AM

Tyson tops most admired food production companies again

For the third straight year, Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) ranked No. 1 on Fortune...

Saudi Arabia reduces list of authorized Brazilian poultry exporters

Saudi Arabia, Brazil's largest poultry meat importer, excluded 33 Brazilian chicken...

Hofmann Sausage rolls out snack products

Hofmann Sausage Co. has added pork hunter sticks and beef jerky to its product mix...

Veterinarian pleads guilty in illegal cattle-moving case

The veterinarian for a Louisville, Ky.-based cattle company accused of illegally...

Industry News - PM

Kane Beef files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Less than one week after temporarily shutting down production due to wastewater...

Burger King parent names new CEO and COO

Burger King veteran Jose Cil, president of the hamburger chain since 2014, has been...

San Francisco-based meal delivery service closes its doors

The list of meal delivery and meal kit companies to shut down operations is one...

News Briefs: Subway, McDonald’s bacon, Don Lee Farms, Stop & Shop, Walmart, Pork 101

Subway North America chief resigns The executive that led the Subway chain’s...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Processors get some relief on revised heating/cooling requirements

Meatpackers’ many approaches to the multi-layered labor problem

Industry group warns of Prop 12 impact on veal pricing, availability

Mexican food restaurant chain names new COO

HPP firm buys specialty food maker

North Dakota expands testing after bovine TB strain is confirmed

U.S. meat group frustrated by EU unwillingness to negotiate

Calif. processor files Ch. 11

Monday, January 21, 2019

Mountaire proposes street closure, offers town $1 million

Nebraska farmer denied poultry permits

Chicken recalled on misbranding, undeclared allergens

CSU's Keith Belk talks cool science

Kane Beef closed to address wastewater issues

OSHA fines beef processor on ammonia-related injury

ASF confirmed in pork products brought to Australia

USDA confirms Newcastle disease outbreak in Utah chicken flock

Friday, January 18, 2019

Perdue Foods recalls chicken nuggets for contamination

Jamaican food company buys stake in U.S. joint venture

Processor rolls out Non-GMO Project Verified chicken

Meat snacks maker names new CEO

Smithfield restructures management, names COO

Johnsonville recalls pork for extraneous materials

Court puts sentencing of meat plant owner off until May

Ham bone broth source of heart-healthy peptides: study

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Industry disputes EAT-Lancet report recommendations

Texas-based Ibericus pork producer sells majority stake

Canadian retail giant expands president’s duties

Online grocery retailer acquires California wholesaler

N.C. chicken processor works to pay fines, reopen

Neb. bill would criminalize naming alternative proteins ‘meat’

Foodservice to tackle sustainability, other issues in 2019

News Briefs: Blue Apron, Kona Grill, Perdue Farms, BQA, Burger King

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Chicago Meat Authority names new VP of operations

Updated Canadian food safety rules aim to boost disease prevention

More food, fewer regulations, says school nutritionists

NPPC sets 2019 priorities; trade tops the list

Heads up: Group plans big rollout for report bashing meat

ASF toll rises in China as U.S. pork industry sets action plan

Tyson, nonprofit partner on sustainable land project

Opportunities remain for U.S. protein exports to China: analyst

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Tyson announces executive changes following Keystone acquisition

New Canadian beef yield standards set as food safety rules change

Restaurant chains reject criticism leveled in animal welfare report

Study finds good acceptance of meat protein hydrolysates

Merger makes largest country ham producer in the nation

Cargill shuffles protein execs

WW rolls out quick pre-cooked chicken, beef meal kits

Niman Ranch project one “to watch” in ‘19

Monday, January 14, 2019

Missouri non-meat label law looks to be a battle

Mintel survey finds interest in protein-rich diets

Millennials, Hispanics driving organic product growth

Domino’s Pizza hires new head of supply chain

FoodMaven buys beef processor

Woody breast effect on meat quality significant: study

Whole Foods scraps smaller, cheaper 365 store concept: report

Global meat prices rose last month while overall prices stabilized

Friday, January 11, 2019

Newcastle disease hits third California poultry flock

U.S. pig producers improve in key sustainability metrics: study

5 issues restaurant chains face in ’19: Bloomberg

News Briefs: McDonald's, Dick's Wings, Firehouse Subs, Smithfield, The Counter, Walmart

Beef demand up 15 percent since 2012

Canadian officials update bovine tuberculosis probe results

Poland culls wild boars to stop ASF, sparking protests: report

Two investment firms acquire P.F. Chang’s chain: report

Thursday, January 10, 2019

N.C. processor files for Ch. 11 bankruptcy

Court strikes down Iowa law protecting livestock owner rights

Extraneous materials prompt pork sausage recall

North Country Smokehouse launches organic Canadian bacon

Sustainable beef a key goal for Taco Bell in ’19

N.C. politician dodges ethics complaint tied to chicken plant

Barbeque chain names president, COO amid growth push

Sorghum flour is promising antioxidant replacer in meat: study