Meat Products

A showstopping meat cake is one of the 40 ideas cooked up by the two Greek chefs

Marvellous meat products – in pictures

By Oscar Rousseau

Two Greek chefs have published a book in their native country chronicling the recent history of meat development and creating 40 outrageously creative meat products.

The Pakistan meat industry has been criticised by the CCP

Competition Commission of Pakistan slams meat industry

By Aidan Fortune

The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has recommended public-private partnership to run the government slaughterhouses following a critical report into the country’s meat industry. 

Dow is to launch two new products at this year's IFFA

Dow launches two fat-cutting products at IFFA

By Oscar Rousseau

The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) has launched two fat-fighting solutions for meat manufacturers at Germany’s triennial meat processing trade show IFFA. 

Report reviews correlation between environmental contaminants in meat and human health

Report questions meat’s relationship with cancer

By Aaron McDonald

In light of the International Agency for Research on Cancer’s (IARC) report last October identifying a correlation between meat consumption and cancer, a new report questions the health impacts of environmental contaminants in meat. 

ADM's SUPERB can help

ADM launches soya ingredient for meat products

By Oscar Rousseau

US ingredients manufacturer Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) has said it plans to launch a soya product that can be used to boost protein and fibre content in meat products at IFFA. 

Analysts question how badly the meat safety row will hit Auchan's Russian sales

Auchan faces Russian complaints over meat quality

By Vladislav Vorotnikov

Meat products samples, found in five Auchan outlets in Moscow and Moscow Oblast, contain excessive levels of E.coli, S.aureus, as well as tetracycline antibiotics, according to an investigation by Russian veterinary body Rosselkhoznadzor. 

Around 20% of meat producers

Russian meat industry braced for bankruptcy

By Vladislav Vorotnikov

Russia’s meat industry could face a tsunami of bankruptcies across its poultry and red meat processing sectors within the next two years, the Meat Council of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) has claimed.

A University of Arkansas study revealed that consumers prefer meat products labelled from the US

Consumers prefer US-labelled meat products

By Aidan Fortune

Despite an attempt to repeal country-of-origin labelling (COOL) in the USA, a study has found that consumers prefer meat products labelled from the US. 

Data showed how meat products (excluding poultry) remain the EU’s major source of E.coli contamination

Salmonella in poultry still a major risk says EU alert service

By Keith Nuthall

The annual report of the European Union’s Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) has revealed a 25% increase in notifications of food or feed health risks compared to the year before, with salmonella in poultry being a particularly noteworthy risk.