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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

Wednesday, January 09, 2019

USDA extends deadline to apply for tariff relief aid

The accumulating impacts and costs of trade wars

Private equity firm buys casual dining brand, plans expansion

News briefs: Illegal Burger, Blimpie, Pizza Inn, Dunkin’, Pizza Hut

Potential Tyson expansion in Texas moves one step closer

Hormel unit Applegate teams with diet plan

PED virus discovered at Canadian hog farm

Wood-fire restaurant chain acquired by equity investor

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Cloverleaf, Zero Mountain to merge

Johnsonville mulls launching two seasoned ground pork products

Rules for animal transport in Canada under review

Old mortar shell found, removed from Sanderson Farms property

Supreme Court declines to hear animal welfare case

Hain Celestial makes executive changes

Impossible Burger updates formula

USDA tallies 2018 trade wins despite challenges

Monday, January 07, 2019

China in the meat market: a tug-of-war

New CEO for Quiznos, Taco Del Mar

2019 brings more demand for BQA certification

Snapshot of the modern American dinner table

Ahold Delhaize unit buys grocery chain

Salmonella prevalence in chicken carcasses vs. parts: USDA analysis

U.S., China begin trade talks

The ‘tribe’ has spoken