Netherlands

Substantial business growth prompted the new Marel facility

Marel opens new Dutch site

By Aidan Fortune

Equipment manufacturer Marel has opened its new Dutch facility. Based in Boxmeer, the site includes an extensive two-floor office wing, as well as an expanded production area and the renewed R&D facility.

The business has set a long-term target of exporting offal to China

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VanDrie Group eyes further exports to China

By Ashley Williams

Netherlands-based veal business VanDrie Group has told GlobalMeatNews it has set a goal to establish its meat products in the Chinese market.

Group of Butchers will enter into the German market for the first time

Group of Butchers acquires Hartmann GmbH

By Ashley Williams

Dutch-based meat supplier Group of Butchers is set to make its debut in the German market after acquiring family-owned meatball and mince-based business Hartmann GmbH.

Senior appointment at Vion

Management change at Vion

By Aidan Fortune

International meat producer Vion has announced the appointment of John Morssink as chief financial officer.

UK red meat exports saw a strong first six months of 2018

UK red meat exports on the rise

By Aidan Fortune

UK red meat exports shrugged off tight sheep meat supplies and a slowdown in China to record strong growth for the first six months of the year.