Meat & poultry: Latest news and analysis articles
Hain Celestial, the US natural and organic food group, has indicated that it expects to drive continued organic growth in the coming year -...
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The Japanese government has set out an ambitious programme to increase food exports. With a focus on high-quality, high-value, products the authorities hope that increasing Japanese food sales internationally will help revitalise the country's lacklustre economy and offset declining domestic consumption. just-food spoke to Japan's Parliamentary Vice-Minister Yasuhiro Ozato to find out more.
In a story that grabbed the headlines worldwide, 21 companies and 33 individuals in Germany have been hit with fines totalling EUR338m for allegedly fixing the price of one of the country's staples - sausages. Companies including Nestle, Bell Group and Zur Muhlen Gruppe, Germany's largest sausage maker, were handed fines. Some will appeal, including Bell Group, the Switzerland-based meat products group. Bell CFO Martin Gysin told Dean Best why the company believes it should not be penalised.
Hain Celestial, the US natural food group, has booked an increase in full-year profits thanks to "record" sales in the period.
A restructure at meat processor Vion's Bavarian plants could see jobs go at two of its sites in the long-term.
Duc saw its first-half sales fall more than 10%, with the decline in revenue accelerating during the second quarter - although the French poultry processor said the result was in line with its forecasts.
Denmark's food safety watchdog made "serious mistakes" in its handling of a listeria outbreak linked to the death of 12 people, the country's government has said.
UK firm Pork Farms has snapped up Kerry Group's chilled savoury pastry business in Poole and Spalding for an undisclosed sum.
Japanese food group Ezaki Glico has reported an increase in quarterly profits, helped by its confectionery and frozen desserts businesses.
The UK government has insisted there was no moves to block the review of the UK food supply chain and said it will published "shortly".
Acosta Sales & Marketing, the US agency that works on in-store executions with US FMCG giants, has been snapped up by Carlyle. But was the multiple the private-equity firm is said to have paid too pricey?
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