Tyson Foods has sold its 6.5% stake in Beyond Meat, as the latter readies a much-anticipated IPO that values it at over $1 billion. Read more
Charoen Pokphand Foods (CP Foods) is to acquire Canadian pork producer HyLife Investments for $370m, expanding its presence in North America. Read more
Premium meat snacks brand Stryve Biltong has raised $16.5m in a Series B funding round, adding to the $10m it received in September 2018. Read more
Tyson Foods is using DNA technology to trace the origin of cuts of beef, as it responds to growing consumer demands for traceability. Read more
Marfrig-owned National Beef has acquired Iowa Premium for $150m, in a move to further expand its operations in North America. Read more
Danish Crown aims to halve its climate footprint per kg of pork by 2030, as it anticipates a “huge” market for sustainable meat in the future. Read more
Vion Food Group has invested €35m to modernise its meat production facility in Boxtel, the Netherlands as the company aims to consolidate its production operations. Read more
Speciality food product distributor The Chef's Warehouse has acquired protein product manufacturer and supplier Bassian Farms for an undisclosed sum. Read more
JBS USA will invest nearly $20m to expand its Plumrose USA prepared foods business in Ottumwa, Iowa, to meet growing demand for bacon products. Read more
Tyson Foods has agreed to acquire the Thai and European operations of Brazilian meat giant BRF, in a deal worth around $340m. Read more
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