Zhongpin

CHINA: Competition in pork hits Zhongpin profits

Chinese meat group Zhongpin cited "intense" competition in the country's pork sector after it posted falling first-quarter profits and muted…

CHINA: Profits down at meat group Zhongpin

Competition in China's pork sector hit annual profits at local meat group Zhongpin in 2012. The US-listed firm reported a…

CHINA: Zhongpin CEO takes meat firm private

Chinese meat firm Zhongpin is set to be taken private by its chairman and chief executive. Nasdaq-listed Zhongpin announced today…

CHINA: Costs, competition hit profits at meat firm Zhongpin

Chinese meat processor Zhongpin has blamed higher costs and increased competition for a fall in quarterly profits. Zhongpin said its…

CHINA: Zhongpin H1 profit slumps despite sales rise

Chinese meat processor Zhongpin saw its half-year net profits slump 36% despite posting a rise in revenues. Net income attributable…

CHINA: Zhongpin income falls despite sales jump

Chinese pork group Zhongpin has seen its first-quarter profits drop almost 30% drop despite a 31% jump in sales. Net income fell 27.8%…

Editor’s choice: the highlights on just-food this week

After a relaxing Easter break, news of another piece of M&A in the UK food sector emerged with a potential…

Quote, unquote: just-food’s week in words

Carrefour's first-quarter and Supervalu's full-year results kept the just-food news desk busy this week, despite a shorter week following the…

CHINA: Assets frozen in Zhongpin insider-trading case

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has frozen the assets of six Chinese citizens and one company charged with insider…

Quote, unquote: just-food’s week in words

The Food and Drink Expo took place in Birmingham, UK, this week, hosting a raft of manufacturers and grocers from…