Industry News - AM

Keystone sale passes Brazilian hurdle

Brazilian meat processor Marfrig said Monday that its stakeholder BNDES Participações...

New supply chain chief for Church’s Chicken

Randall Lawrence has been hired as the vice president of supply chain for Atlanta-based...

Papa John's reorganizes executive wing

Papa John's International Inc. has reorganized its executive operations, with a...

Lack of inspection prompts 15-ton recall

A La Carte Foods Properties LLC, based a Belle Rose, La., is recalling about 30...

Industry News - PM

Court takes control of debt-laden Kane Beef

Saddled with massive debt, Kane Beef is now in receivership, according to court...

More wastewater issues for Mountaire Farms after recent discharge

Officials in Delaware are continuing to monitor cleanup efforts by Mountaire Farms...

Deli meat processor hires sales boss

Deli meat processor Land O’Frost announced today the company hired Chris McCarthy...

USDA to grant license for African Swine Fever vaccine

USDA’s Agricultural Research Service (ARS) on Monday published in the Federal...

Monday, October 15, 2018

Growing burger chain hires culinary innovation chief

Chitosan reduces E. coli, salmonella by 90 percent on beef: study

USMEF announces its top awards

Chicken in ‘no-man’s land,’ beef and pork strong: analyst

Poultry industry calculates losses from Hurricane Michael

Snack processor adds meat with acquisition

Construction begins on R.I. processing plant

Livestock groups keep up pressure on trucking regs

Friday, October 12, 2018

Heat-treated meat, poultry meals recalled for possible spoilage

USDA, industry continue to prep for African Swine Fever

Chick-fil-A tests catering and delivery hubs

Tiny jerky recall is due to processing deviation

Kane Beef’s money problems continue: report

N.C. extends hog farm buyout program

WASDE meat production outlook reduced on slaughter rates

How to pin down 600 pounds of beef

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Pork head cheese recalled due to positive Listeria test

Researchers develop method to improve poultry E. coli vaccines

West Liberty cold storage business names general manager

NAFTA replacement seen giving modest bump to U.S. protein exports

Sanderson, Tyson close plants due to hurricane (Updated)

EU ready to approve talks on U.S. beef: Reuters

Animal scientists given Humane Hero awards

Poultry processor BRF to replace CEO by mid-2019

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Novel nanotech research achieved 5-log reductions of E. coli

Carl’s Jr. tops burgers with more meat

Beef shines in August export report

Gardein launches plant-based protein to mimic breakfast sausage

Smithfield worker dies of injury in N.C. plant accident (Updated)

Chipotle closes in on selecting a new food safety czar

DOJ settles discrimination case against Mar-Jac Poultry

Bovine TB identified in Michigan beef herd

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Processors brace for Hurricane Michael’s arrival this week

Ample supplies of key staples pressure world food prices

DHS awards grant to Texas A&M to combat biological threats

Jack Link’s has new offerings for the new year

NC swine lagoons still in trouble from Hurricane Florence

Oklahoma puts brakes on poultry expansion, for now

Maple Leaf updates sow housing and transportation progress

JBS expands beef production in Brazil to supply China

Monday, October 08, 2018

Worker dies after accident at chicken plant

RTE meat and poultry deli products recalled on listeria concerns

Chicken tenders recalled on undeclared allergens

J.H. Routh Packing CEO dies

X-ray irradiation radically reduces pathogens in RTE deli ham: study

IBM Food Trust blockchain network adds big food retailer

Dietary Guidelines committee selection begins

FSIS to implement reorganization plan next week

Friday, October 05, 2018

Golden State Foods in talks to sell some distribution centers

Smithfield expansion to add 40 jobs in Kentucky

Genomic detection of salmonellosis saves money: study

Processors weigh options for formed/extruded product lines

Claxton Poultry cleared in OSHA review

Meat snack processor taps into pet treats, prevents layoffs

NAMI installs new officers

FSIS revises directive on common food allergens in meat

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Ham products recalled for listeria; one death reported (Updated)

Niman Ranch partners with Ohio distributor

Craft meat seller expands with international offering

Ontario ends Olymel accident probe

Tennessee family sues Cargill over child’s E. coli illness

With USMCA a wrap, trade focus returns to China

Top E. coli interventions in beef: research

Giving back: Tyson, Smithfield, Pilgrim’s, Mountaire Farms, Jennie-O

JBS hit with 6-million-pound beef recall for Salmonella (Updated)

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

What USMCA trade pact means to U.S./Canada poultry trade

JBS Q3 earnings will show negative impact from tax regularization program

Consumers don’t get that meat is protein

Natural Grocers launches new private-label product line

More frozen chicken recalled; Canada updates public health warning

Industry veteran returns to TGI Fridays as CEO

Maple Leaf Foods buys Italian meat products maker

Staid meat brand raises the stakes in Twitter-verse