Charoen Pokphand Foods (CP Foods) is to acquire Canadian pork producer HyLife Investments for $370m, expanding its presence in North America. 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
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) will purchase approximately $1.2bn worth of surplus food from farmers affected by trade tariffs. Read more
Danish Crown has announced several new cost-saving measures, including the transfer of some departments from Denmark to Poland. Read more
Hormel Foods has agreed to offload its pork processing facility in Fremont, Nebraska to WholeStone Farms for an undisclosed figure. Read more
Danish Crown has announced that it will expand its abattoir in Blans, Denmark, in response to increased demand for its pork products in the Japanese market. Read more
Swedish meat producer HKScan has invested approximately €7m in its manufacturing plant Kristianstad to modernise and enhance its pork production capabilities. Read more
The National Pork Producers Council has called for an end to the US-China trade dispute, claiming that China's 25% import tariff on US pork could cost the industry $2.2bn every yea... Read more
US-based pork producer Seaboard Foods has appointed Darwin Sand as its new president and CEO, following the retirement of its former CEO Terry J. Holton. Read more
Finnish food company Atria could move pork production away from its factory in Jyväskylä as part of an ongoing effort to cut costs. Read more
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