Industry News - AM

JBS closes refinance agreements with creditors to guarantee liquidity

JBS S.A. announced Tuesday it has reached agreements with banks to stabilize loan...

Bill seeks to stop states from dictating animal husbandry across state lines

The ‘‘No Regulation Without Representation Act of 2017,’’...

USDA forecasts a protein price slip in 2017, but a rise in 2018

Beef, pork and poultry retail prices are expected to slide overall for 2017, but...

USPOULTRY offers new reports on biomapping studies

The U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY) is offering its members two technical...

Industry News - PM

Newspaper says Cargill may bid for Pilgrim's; JBS says unit not for sale

Cargill Inc is considering a bid for Pilgrim's Pride, the U.S.-based poultry processor...

Pizza recalled due to misbranding, undeclared allergen

D & D Foods Inc., an Omaha, Neb., establishment, is recalling 17,847 pounds...

Hormel rolls out new deli meat snacks

Hormel Foods announced today the addition of new all-natural deli meat snacks that...

Senators urge speedy reopening of China to U.S. poultry

A bipartisan group of 37 U.S. senators led by Sen. Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) and Sen...

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

OK Foods names COO

Meat products recalled

International flavors expand in restaurant trends: report

Better burger chain expands Impossible Burger offering

Premium burgers boost McDonald’s 2Q

Hormel debuts new deli meat snacks

Schwan’s snaps up two more pizza brands

Cold Storage: more poultry, less red meat

New members named to Meat Industry Hall of Fame

Monday, July 24, 2017

Pilgrim’s Pride co-founder Bo Pilgrim dies

Craft sausage maker shares his secrets to success

Pew study examines food safety efforts from farm to fork

Ready-to-eat ‘meal snacks’ combine meat and a side dish

Cattle futures drop on bearish USDA reports

Senate panel calls for alternatives to antibiotics use in animals

Sonic rolls out new chicken item

GenX becomes solid customer base for restaurants: NPD study

Friday, July 21, 2017

Of mice and pathogens: Chipotle under fire (updated)

Red meat, pork production hit record for second straight month

Analyst calls protein a bright spot, raises earnings forecasts

Pork Board plans first Pig Welfare Symposium

Perdue holds firm on Brazilian beef ban

Research suggests 'woody breast' has been around for decades

Buffalo Wild Wings COO to retire

Misbranding prompts 10-pound pork recall

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Meal kit market booming; no single provider dominates

Former Domino's exec takes post at Wingstop

Sandwich chain names interim CEO

Favorable conditions align for meat producers

Japanese trader to acquire Creekstone Farms

Judge unblocks assets of JBS owner, dismisses lawsuit

White House announces Trump’s pick to fill new trade post

Canada funding meat processing upgrades

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Atypical BSE case discovered in Alabama

Pork belly prices hit a record – again

Analyst takes a close look at U.S. beef imports

The bust in the burger market: Technomic

Board turns down House of Raeford expansion request

Korea boosts quarantine checks on U.S. beef after BSE case

Wichita approves subsidies for new Cargill HQ

PEDv spreads in Manitoba

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

USTR releases NAFTA negotiating objectives

New York meat plant to close despite grant money

‘Slow-growing’ chickens don’t have to be the next ‘antibiotic-free’ trend

Sysco CEO to step down in January, successor named

Kroger names president of discount unit

Chipotle shares fall after Virginia location closed over illness fears

Bachoco’s OK Foods buys Alabama processor

Olymel doubles the size of Quebec plant

How chickens raised lower among attributes important to consumers: survey

Amazon gets aggressive on meal-kit plans

Monday, July 17, 2017

7 million lbs. of hot dogs recalled

JBS made monthly payments to Brazilian inspectors: newspaper

JBS sells cattle feedlot, farm land in Canada

Chicken recall prompted by misbranding, undeclared allergen

Perdue Farms commits to GAP standards

Chicken industry must close gap between perceptions and reality: Lovette

US Foods agrees to buy three food distributors

Protein prices rise in June as other retail prices fall: CPI

Congressman seeks antitrust hearing on Amazon-Whole Foods

Friday, July 14, 2017

Censky nominated for USDA second-in-command

Brazil ag minister to address beef ban in U.S. visit

State water board to hear concerns on Tyson plant discharge

Mar-Jac Poultry gets grant for expansion

Beef sustainability roundtable: A progress update

Ruiz Foods expanding plant, adding 700 jobs

Almanza to depart FSIS

Panera creates three menus, including protein rich

Giving back: House of Raeford, Smithfield, Pork Producers, Nathan’s Famous

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Perdue: Hungry schoolchildren cannot learn

Rupari, Roma still battling over license

Pew report examines alternatives to animal antibiotics

Smashburger introduces the ‘Triple Double’

Beef, poultry power Cargill financial results

USDA expands Netherlands’ access to U.S. market for raw veal

Brazil court clears the way for JBS asset sale to Minerva

Chicken nuggets recalled on salmonella concerns