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JBS and Pilgrim's Pride executives face US trial over Moy Park deal

18 Mar 2019

A judge in the US state of Delaware has ruled that executives from Brazilian meat giant JBS and its American subsidiary Pilgrim's Pride must face trial over a deal in 2017.

JBS invests in Plumrose USA plant to boost bacon capacity

12 Feb 2019

Brazilian meat giant JBS is investing in a US plant to cater to rising demand for "high quality" bacon products.

Jobs to got at JBS Australian subsidiary

6 Feb 2019

Brazilian meat giant JBS has announced the outcome of changes to the shift pattern at one of its Australian subsidiary's plants.

JBS names Guilherme Cavalcanti as CFO in wake of CEO change

5 Dec 2018

Brazil's JBS has made a second consecutive senior executive appointment having earlier announced a new chief executive.

JBS elects Gilberto Tomazoni as CEO to replace founder Jose Batista Sobrinho

5 Dec 2018

Brazilian meat giant JBS has elected a new chief executive to replace Jose Batista Sobrinho, who assumed the role in September.

JBS inks multi-million dollar Australia beef export deal with China's COFCO

26 Nov 2018

The Australian unit of Brazilian meat giant JBS has signed a multi-million dollar deal with COFCO Group.

Former JBS executive 'arrested over alleged illegal political funding'

9 Nov 2018

A former executive of a Brazilian meat company has reportedly been arrested on allegations of illegal political funding.

JBS enters meat supply deal with China's Alibaba

7 Nov 2018

Brazilian meat giant JBS has signed an e-commerce supply deal for the Chinese market.

JBS to close abattoir in Australia putting 100 jobs on the line

24 Oct 2018

Brazilian meat giant JBS is to close an abattoir in one of its major overseas markets.

JBS to 'expand beef production to meet demand from China'

9 Oct 2018

Brazilian meat giant JBS is reportedly expanding capacity at two of its manufacturing plants in the state of Minas Gerais amid increasing demand for beef products from China.

US pork producers hit by price fixing lawsuit

29 Jun 2018

US meat giants, including Tyson Foods and Hormel Foods, have been hit with a lawsuit accusing them of conspiring to inflate pork prices in an effort to boost profit at consumers’ expense.

China imposes duties on chicken imports from Brazil

8 Jun 2018

China is imposing temporary anti-dumping duties on imports of chicken products from Brazil in a further blow to major meat processors JBS and BRF.

New Coller FAIRR food index raises concerns over ''high-risk'' firms

30 May 2018

A new index launched by investor network FAIRR has identified 36 global meat and fish companies as ''high risk'' when it comes to health, environmental and social issues.

Brazil's JBS kicks off pork exports to South Korea after government-led agreement

21 May 2018

Brazilian meat giant JBS has become the country's first processor to export pork to South Korea following a government-led agreement secured last week.

Brazil's JBS spends BRL13m to expand production sites in Sao Paulo

2 May 2018

Brazil-based meat giant JBS is spending BRL13m (US$3.7m) to expand hamburger production at two plants in the state of Sao Paulo amid rising demand from the foodservice sector.

JBS still committed to IPO in the US for its international subsidiary

3 Apr 2018

Brazilian meat giant JBS is still committed to a US public share offering by its subsidiary JBS Foods International after postponing the IPO in October.

Earnings summary - Nestle lowers annual sales figures in earnings restatement; JBS FY profits more than double even as sales falter; 2017 a mixed bag for Vion; Avangardco sales hit by bird flu but annual loss narrows

29 Mar 2018

just-food presents the key metrics from company financials in bitesize format, with analyst insight and social media comment alongside graphs illustrating a business' historical performance to give you an easy-to-read digest of the numbers you need to know.

Brazil meat firms risk being struck off EU's supplier list after Carne Fraca probe

13 Mar 2018

A number of Brazilian meat firms are at risk of being struck off the European Union's approved suppliers list following allegations of corruption throughout the country's processing chain.

Brazil's JBS creates 400 Mato Grosso jobs as plant expands

6 Feb 2018

Brazilian meat giant JBS plans to expand slaughtering capacity at its Barra do Garcas cattle facility in the state of Mato Grosso.

US Foods, Sysco allege poultry price-fixing in lawsuits

1 Feb 2018

A clutch of US-based poultry processors, including Tyson Foods and Pilgrim's Pride, are the subject of more lawsuits alleging collusion on price.

JBS asset sale continues with disposal of US cattle feed operation 

18 Jan 2018

Brazilian meatpacking giant JBS is to sell its Five Rivers cattle feed lots in the US to affiliates of Pinnacle Asset Management for around US$200m.

Quorn vegan slices feature in product push; JBS' 1953 range of prime cuts; ABF's low-sugar Jordans granola

5 Jan 2018

just-food publishes the most notable product development from the international food sector, presented in bitesize format to give you a flavour of the innovation from your peers and competitors announced this week.

JBS invests to expand beef jerky plant

21 Dec 2017

Brazilian meat giant JBS has invested BRL18m (US$5.4m) to expand its beef jerky plant in Santana de Parnaíba, Sao Paulo.

Earnings summary - Conagra Brands sees income rise; General Mills revises full-year guidance

21 Dec 2017

just-food presents the key metrics from company financials in bitesize format, with analyst insight and social media comment alongside graphs illustrating a business' historical performance to give you an easy-to-read digest of the numbers you need to know.

JBS to reopen seven slaughterhouses after dispute resolved

23 Oct 2017

Brazilian meat company JBS will reopen seven slaughterhouses in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul that were closed last week following "legal action taken against the company''.  

Brazil's JBS appoints Jeremiah O'Callaghan as new board chairman

23 Oct 2017

Brazilian meat giant JBS has appointed Jeremiah O'Callaghan as the new chairman of its board of directors. 

Brazil's JBS temporarily shuts beef plants due to "legal action"

19 Oct 2017

Brazilian meat giant JBS has temporarily suspended operations at its beef plants in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul due to "recent legal action taken against the company''.

Brazilian meat giant JBS pulls plan for international IPO

17 Oct 2017

Brazilian meat giant JBS is withdrawing proposals for a public sale of shares in its international operation, five months after talk re-emerged that the offering planned for this year might be pulled.

JBS owners Joesley and Wesley Batista charged with insider trading

12 Oct 2017

Prosecutors have charged brothers Joesley and Wesley Batista, part of the Batista family that control the Brazilian meat giant JBS, of using inside information to profit from market movements in the company's shares.

JBS 'announces redundancies in Australia'

22 Sep 2017

Brazil-based meat processor JBS has reportedly announced more than 230 of its workers in Australia are to lose their jobs.

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