Industry News - AM

Salmonella concerns prompt public health alert for pork

The USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) on Friday issued a public...

Turkey and pork recalled on lack of inspection

Good Food Made Simple, a Wellesley, Mass., distributor, is recalling approximately...

Research shows Dr. Oz not seen as expert on key food issues

With an estimated 2 million people tuning in to his syndicated television show each...

Study predicts pollution from proposed Allen Harim plant in Delaware

A new study from the University of Maryland could provide fuel for opponents of...

Canadian scientists research ways to decrease hogs' need for antibiotics

A Canadian team of researchers has received $9.8 million to improve disease resilience...

Industry News - PM

Beef a bummer for Tyson’s 3Q tally

Unexpected struggles in Tyson Foods’ beef business tempered the success of...

Salmonella illnesses possibly linked to pork expands to 90 cases

The outbreak of salmonella infections that may be linked to pork products has grown...

Seven sandwiches gaining traction in foodservice, retail deli

Packaged Facts survey data shows that 79 percent of U.S. adults having eaten a sandwich...

Papa John's promotes COO to president

Papa John's International, Inc. has promoted Chief Operating Officer Steve Ritchie...

Friday, July 31, 2015

Farm, consumer groups urge Congress to keep COOL

FSIS extends beef and veal baseline collection program

TGI Fridays CEO steps down

Consumers hit foodservice outlets at highest levels in six years: NPD

Ham processor expands Kentucky plant

Pilgrim’s nimble in face of leg quarter pressure: analysts

Strong sales drive profit jump at high-end steak chain

Researchers shine new light on controlling broiler disease

Thursday, July 30, 2015

JBS CEO sees Brazilian beef export decline in 2015: report

LongHorn Steakhouse, Ruby Tuesday’s announce exec changes

Analysts look at last week’s margins for chicken, beef and pork

Major Russian processor reports drop in pork sales

Pilgrim’s posts strong profit despite sales dip

Smithfield puts new regional rib products on the grill

Steakhouses lead full-service restaurant growth (UPDATE)

Whole Foods “365” stores aim to beat “whole paycheck” rap

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Court denies ag industry’s appeal over EPA rule

USDA unit prepares for bison distribution program

Cargill commits to White House climate change plan

Analysts look at last week’s margins for chicken, beef and pork

Senator presses for review of Cargill’s pork sale to JBS

Vilsack says bird flu tab closing in on $200 million

Food retailing sector still roiling: Now it’s Supervalu

New president at Cargill Meat Solutions

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Hillshire sued by EEOC for racial harassment at closed Sara Lee plant

Judge sides with EEOC in JBS religious discrimination case

Wendy’s testing antibiotic-free chicken in some locations

Poultry research shows progress against Marek’s Disease

Foster Farms enters lunchmeat category with new product line

Burgers recalled in Canada over undeclared allergens

Arby’s sales on a roll as expansion plans continue

Johnsonville goes retro with sausage crooner promotion

Monday, July 27, 2015

October’s gonna be scary: NAMI’s Betsy Booren on upcoming IARC review

U.S. cattle on feed up in June

Certain grasses fed to cattle create more fat in beef

Rabobank sees pork rebound in U.S., Canadian, China markets

‘Make sure dumb doesn’t happen’: Lower the risk of allergen recalls

WTO decides Argentina can now export fresh beef to U.S.

More states brace for bird flu as researchers gather in Des Moines

NCC to EPA on ethanol: Freeze!

Friday, July 24, 2015

Bratwurst maker sues rival for trademark violation

Seventeen months' worth of veal products recalled on E. coli concerns

Heavy cattle partially offset declines in cattle slaughter

Senators pose two approaches to dismantling COOL

Salmonella illness outbreak appears to be linked to pork

U.S. House votes to ban state GMO labeling laws

McDonald’s profit down on fewer guests

Study links pathogen to meat for the first time

Sustainable beef group set out to establish criteria, goals

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Reports of all-day breakfast spark queries for McDonald’s

Rabobank sees pork rebound in U.S., Canadian, China markets

Iowa pork plant worker sentenced for polluting river

Another meat book for the library

Recall delays potential sale of AdvancePierre: report

West Liberty Foods begins beef operation led by industry vet

Tyson worker taken to hospital after plant accident (updated)

USDA Cold Storage report: there’s a lot of meat out there

Vilsack: Scientists have developed effective bird flu vaccine for chickens

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Demand pressures building in beef market

JBS sets new corporate compliance department

Multiple salmonella strains can infect chickens at same time

NPPC CEO recognized for animal research support

Va. co-op puts almost $62 mln into turkey processing facility

Analyst notes slide in beef, chicken and pork margins

Carl’s Jr. expands ‘all-natural’ burger offering, adds Hardee’s

Forget July: grillers love proteins in winter as well — Harris poll

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Kraft Heinz may look to make Oscar Mayer more efficient: analyst

Avian influenza costs state’s poultry industry $650 million

US Foods opens new Mississippi facility

Misbranding prompts recall of salad products containing bacon

Foster Farms launches new turkey product

Ahold unit picks up some A&P stores

Canadian officials lift quarantine on some Ontario poultry farms

Poultry plant probed for illegal dumping