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Leon Cuypers, supply chain director of Vion Pork, at the unveiling of the new cooling trailers

Vion pilots emission-free trailers

By Aidan Fortune

Vion Food Group subsidiary Distrifesh has unveiled an environmentally sustainable trailer system pilot scheme.

JN Meat International's John Sashi-Nielsen celebrates winning World Steak Challenge 2019

World Steak Challenge 2019 highlights

By Aidan Fortune

The World Steak Challenge 2019 took place at the Round Room in Dublin following an intense day of judging by two sets of panels. With more than 300 entries from 25 different countries, this proved to be the biggest World Steak Challenge yet. Here are...

Beyond Meat to open European facility

Beyond Meat and Zandbergen to open new facility

By Aidan Fortune

Plant-based meat alternatives provider Beyond Meat has expanded its partnership with Zandbergen World’s Finest Meat to develop its produce at a new manufacturing plant in Zoeterwoude, the Netherlands.

Meat diets will be maintained by consumers

Meat diets will be maintained by consumers

By Aidan Fortune

The influx of meat alternatives may have led to reports about the demise of the traditional meat industry. However, new research from Cargill has shown that the majority of consumers intend to maintain or increase their consumption of animal protein over...

Green shoots: creating a positive future for meat

IFFA 2019

Green shoots: creating a positive future for meat

By Aidan Fortune

Ahead of unveiling its new ‘The Future of Meat is Green’ initiative at the IFFA show in Germany, concept developer Vaessen-Schoemaker spoke exclusively to GlobalMeatNews about its hopes for the scheme and how the meat debate could become a positive one....

Members of FoodTechIndonesia announce the group's launch

Dutch businesses create poultry group

By Aidan Fortune

A consortium of poultry companies and knowledge institutes from the Netherlands has launched FoodTechIndonesia in an effort to strengthen the poultry sector in the Indonesian market.