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Eyeing alternatives – meat companies with stakes in meat-free and cell-based meat

The rise of plant-based products and the arrival of cell-cultured – or 'clean' – options as meat alternatives are trends…

Minerva to buy Breeders and Packers Uruguay from Japan’s NH Foods

Brazilian meat processor Minerva is to acquire Uruguayan peer Breeders and Packers Uruguay from Japan’s Nippon Ham Foods Group (NH…

Measuring the industry buzz over artificial intelligence

Mentions of artificial intelligence within the filings of companies in the food industry rose 17% between the first and second…

Japan’s plant-based meat brands riding higher demand for protein

Still a niche, plant-based meat items are gaining a stronger foothold in Japan on the back of product development by…

NH Foods among investors in Japanese cell-based start-up IntegriCulture

IntegriCulture, a Japanese firm developing cell-based foods, has received JPY800m (US$7.4m) via a Series A round of funding from a…

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

A new index launched by investor network FAIRR has identified 36 global meat and fish companies as "high risk" when…

Japan’s NH Foods buys meat firm Breeders & Packers Uruguay

Japan's NH Foods is to buy Uruguayan major meat processing company Breeders & Packers Uruguay (BPU) to increase its meat…

Japan’s NH Foods lifts FY profit forecast

Japan-based meat, dairy and seafood group NH Foods has upped its forecast for annual profits, although it has again trimmed…

Japan’s NH Foods cuts sales forecast

NH Foods, the Japan-based meat, dairy and seafood group, has trimmed its forecast for annual sales after posting lower first-quarter…

NH Foods enters tie-up with Hokkaido Dairy 

NH Foods has entered into an alliance with Hokkaido Dairy Co. that will see the Japanese meat-to-dairy company take around…