Argentina has reopened 32 meat processing plants in the past four
months thanks to a recovery in beef sales to the European Union
(EU) and devaluation of its currency, Cabinet chief Alfredo
Atanasof said on Monday.
A quick tour through this year's supermarket industry trade show in
Chicago on Sunday proves the trend toward convenience shows no sign
of abating, as food makers try to shake things up in a slow-growing
Factories in the US that convert corn into the gasoline additive
ethanol are releasing carbon monoxide, methanol and some
carcinogens at levels "many times greater" than they promised, the
US government said.
Premium Brands, a US producer and marketer of specialty branded
consumer food products and conventional processed meats, has
announced its financial results for the thirteen weeks ending in
March, with sales slightly up on the same...
US bacon processor Patrick Cudahy celebrated the grand opening of
its new state-of-the-art bacon and sausage facility recently. The
expansion will increase production capabilities in pre-cooked
sliced bacon, salami, pepperoni and...
Crown Cork & Seal has completed the sale of the metal closure
assets of its Danish subsidiary, Crown Cork Company Scandinavia, to
Pelliconi Scandinavia. The Danish business manufactures metal
closures for glass bottles to the...
Frozen Food Express Industries, the US-based temperature-controlled
distribution company which specialises in food products, health
care supplies and confectionery, has reported an increase in first
quarter results for 2002.