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Poultry proposals

Poultry proposals

The USDA food safety and inspection service is proposing to amend the official poultry class standards of identity to more accurately describe poultry sold in the marketplace today.

Canterbury tales

Canterbury tales

A depressed market and an urgent need to restructure have been reflected in relatively poor interim results for UK meat processing firm Canterbury Foods.

The dream machine

The dream machine

Scanvaegt has launched a new system aimed at reducing give-away in poultry processing. The DreamBatcher is said to substantially reduce wastage by enhancing the efficiency of the packaging processing.

Tyson beefs up shares

Tyson beefs up shares

US-based Tyson Foods, the world's largest processor of beef, chicken and pork, believes that the the firm's earnings for the fourth quarter will substantially exceed the estimates in the market.

Russian sausages reviewed

Russian sausages reviewed

Market Advice has carried out an in-depth analysis of the Moscow sausage market, interviewing the sales and marketing departments of the top 20 traders of sausages & related products in the region.

Ravioli expands

Ravioli expands

Russian food processor Ravioli has opened a new production facility to produce finished frozen meat and poultry under its Polnostyu Gotovy Product (Totally Ready Product) trade mark.

Tests re-assessed

Tests re-assessed

Scientists in the UK believe that test results, which sparked fears that BSE might have spread spread to British sheep, are important but not conclusive.