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Monday, June 30, 2014
Westfleisch Sees Sales Hit €2.5 Billion
GERMANY - German meat processor, Westfleisch, saw turnover rise by 1.3 per cent over the last financial year to €2.51 billion....
Thursday, March 06, 2014
VION Announces Plan for Pig Plant Closure
GERMANY - VION has announced it intends to close down its Lingen plant following a 30 per cent fall in animals slaughtered and losses of millions of Euros....
Thursday, October 10, 2013
VION Promotes High-Welfare Pork at Anuga
GERMANY - Stefaan Vansteenkiste was delighted with VION’s interactions with visitors at Anuga, the world’s leading food fair. He highlighted that the main growth markets are in Asia as well as launching...
Tuesday, October 08, 2013
Anuga 2013: VION Contributes to Improved Animal Welfare
GERMANY - VION takes a lead in improving animal welfare at Anuga 2013. ...
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Westfleisch Sales and Production Rise
GERMANY - German meat processor, Westfleish, has seen annual sales grow by more than 12 per cent year-on-year to €2.475 billion. ...
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Management Changes at VION Food Germany
GERMANY - VION's Food Food Germany Management Team has been changed in order to adopt a more directorial role. ...
Thursday, September 27, 2012
IFFA 2013: No. 1 Show for Meat Industry
GERMANY - For the next IFFA in Frankfurt in May 2013, the organisers report that all market leaders have signed up. Being introduced at the upcoming show are a new hall on packaging technology and the...
Friday, April 13, 2012
Danish Crown Celebrates 10 Years in Oldenburg
GERMANY - Ten years have passed since the first slaughterhouse workers said “Guten Morgen” to each other at Danish Crown in Oldenburg....
Wednesday, February 01, 2012
Tönnies Focus: Better Welfare & China Expansion
ANALYSIS - One of the largest pig processing company in Germany, Tönnies, has announced plans to expand in China and at home in Europe, it aims to raise pig welfare standards, writes Jackie Linden, senior...
Thursday, October 13, 2011
Danish Crown Attracts Strong Interest in Cologne
COLOGNE, GERMANY - Danish Crown’s employees are having an extremely busy time at the Anuga trade show in Cologne where many interested customers are dropping by....
Friday, June 03, 2011
JSR Signs Key German Contract
GERMANY - JSR, one of the world's leading pig genetics businesses, has made further strides in Europe by signing a key distribution contract with Premium Pork Farms GmbH, based in Neuenkirchen, Westphalia,...
Monday, January 17, 2011
Danish Crown Fleisch Opens for Business
GERMANY - Yesterday (16 January), Danish Crown formally took over the German pig slaughterhouse business, D&S Fleisch, which is now called Danish Crown Fleisch. ...
Friday, October 08, 2010
Danish Crown Acquires German Pig Slaughterhouse
GERMANY - With the acquisition of an abattoir in Germany, Danish Crown is reaching another milestone in its DC Future plan. ...
Friday, July 30, 2010
Study Finds Contaminated Pork Spreads Salmonella
GERMANY - German scientists have found a match in Salmonella enterica sub-strain in pigs, pork and people. ...
Tuesday, October 13, 2009
ANUGA REPORT - Brazil Companies Set to Grow
GERMANY - Further consolidation and more international company takeovers can be expected from the leading Brazilian meat processors, across the beef, pork and poultry sectors, writes ThePigSite senior...
Friday, March 06, 2009
Denmark Secures Second Place in Germany
GERMANY - German purchasers consider German pork to be the best. However, Denmark holds a safe second place as the preferred foreign supplier of pork to the German market. ...
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