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US beef sector fights back against meat alternatives

US beef sector fights back against meat alternatives

By Aidan Fortune

The US beef industry has vowed to “redouble efforts” against what it feels is deceptive and erroneous marketing and nutritional claims by plant-based and lab-created alternatives.

New Zealand red meat exports on the rise

New Zealand red meat exports on the rise

By Aidan Fortune

The value of red meat exports from New Zealand rose 8% year-on-year according to the latest figures from the Meat Industry Association (MIA).

Multivac CFO Christian Traumann, CTO Guido Spix and CEO Hans-Joachim Boekstegers unveil the changes at the business

Senior changes at Multivac

By Aidan Fortune

The CEO of packaging solutions provider Multivac Group is to step down after 18 years in charge.

EU advised against meat phrase ban

EU advised against meat phrase ban

By Aidan Fortune

A House of Lords EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee in the UK has advised that proposed regulations to ban the use of words such as ‘sausage’ and ‘burger’ for non-meat products would have an adverse effect on the food industry.

EU pork exports are tipped to grow over the next two years

EU pork exports tipped to grow

By Aidan Fortune

Uncertainty surrounding Brexit and African Swine Fever (ASF) has caused fluctuations in international pork markets, with EU exports tipped to rise in the next two years.

Russia's exports of poultry meat to China is tipped to rise over the next five years

Russia to expand poultry exports to China

By Vladislav Vorotnikov

Russian poultry exports to China are expected to grow over the next five years, with total value tipped to reach $814m per annum by 2024, according to KPMG.

The new OPTIBEEF system is designed to improve returns for beef processors

New beef production project launched

By Aidan Fortune

A new system for improving beef production has been launched in the UK by a team of processors, scientists and precision engineering companies.