Equipment durability is an important consideration in food production, and within the harsh environments of many food processing operations, having sharp and durable blades results in better productivity and profitability.
USDA Finalizes Ruling For Labeling Of Mechanically Tenderized Beef
In response to growing concerns over bacterial contamination, mechanically tenderized meat products must now be labeled as such and must include proper cooking instructions.
Tyson Foods Will Eliminate Human Antibiotic Use In Chickens
The number one poultry producer in the U.S. intends to eliminate the use of human antibiotics in chicken flocks by September of next year.
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Food Traceability: Solving The Imperative Of Compliance
Consumers’ confidence in the food they consume is eroding. The numbers quickly illustrate why: in the last few years FDA food recalls increased nearly 400%, largely due to salmonella and undeclared allergens1. Ghastly stories such as contaminated foods causing deaths across several states further diminish consumers’ confidence in food—and in the retailers where they purchased the recalled produce.
Protect Your Brand: Ensuring Food Safety And Compliance With A Quality Management System
Although food safety and compliance have long been of critical importance for companies across the Food & Beverage (F&B) supply chain, today’s legislative bodies as well as consumers are only increasing focus on it. Adulterated products making their way into the food supply are driving the need for more accountability and ownership of the quality of products and processes. Compounding these pressures, with the viral nature of today’s global environment, even a minuscule adverse event can have disproportionate backlash on branding, reputation, and profitability.
Pipeline X-Ray Inspection System Assures Meat Processor Safety And HACCP Guidelines
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Harris Ranch Beef Production Sizzles With Infor SCM Products
Harris Ranch, founded in the 1930s in California’s San Joaquin Valley, has grown and expanded into the west’s most progressive, innovative, and quality conscious beef producer. They’ve built a uniquely integrated beef production system where cattle are exclusively sourced, fed, and humanely processed by the company in order to raise beef that’s as pure and great tasting as nature intended.
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MEAT & POULTRY NEWS
Niman Ranch Expands Into Puerto Rico
Niman Ranch, the leader in humanely and sustainably raised pork, beef and lamb, announces recently that it has partnered with Provimi de Puerto Rico, headquartered in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico, to distribute its full product line of antibiotic and hormone-free fresh and prepared meat throughout Puerto Rico and other Caribbean islands
Videojet Launches New Ultra Grade Ribbon For Thermal Transfer Overprinters
Videojet Technologies Inc., a world-leading manufacturer ofcoding, printing and marking products, as well as fluids and accessories for the product identification industry, has introduced an Ultra Grade black ribbon for the Videojet DataFlex and 6X00 series of thermal transfer overprinter (TTO) products
Superior Farms Invests In Future Of American Lamb
Superior Farms, the nation’s largest lamb producer, hosted a celebration for its much anticipated, new Dixon processing facility, the first new lamb processing plant to be built in the US since 1997
Marel Stork And Holland High Tech
Marel Stork Poultry Processing is one of the leading companies in the Netherlands regarding innovation in highly technological industries
New AviLighting™ LED Poultry Light System Produces Dramatic Energy Savings
AviLighting™, the first high-intensity LED lighting system engineered specifically for poultry rearing facilities, was designed by AHPharma and i-lighting™ to greatly increase energy efficiencies and lower operational costs, while providing a biologically-humane lighting solution according to animal welfare requirements
Namibia's Meatco Introduces Ticket Management Solution OTRS Business Solution™ For Smoother Service Management
OTRS Group, the world’s leading provider of open-source and cloud-based service management software solutions, is announcing today the successful acquisition of new client Meat Corporation of Namibia (Meatco) through their official OTRS partner in Africa, OSCOSM
Muller Octopus Ring Wrapping Equipment Helps Dairy Plants Meet High Demands On-Time With Greater Load Security
With millions of gallons of milk sold daily in the United States alone, dairy plants must run very efficiently to keep up with demand.
ADM And QLF Form Liquid Feed Joint Venture
Archer Daniels Midland Company and Quality Liquid Feeds, Inc. recently announced that the two companies have entered into a 50-50 joint venture for the production and sale of liquid feed supplements for livestock
JBS USA Pork Agrees To Purchase Cargill Pork Business
JBS USA Pork has entered into an agreement with Cargill to acquire the company's U.S.-based pork business for $1.45 billion (USD)
New Robotgrader Revolutionises Fixed Weight Tray Packing
Weighing and packing equipment specialist Ishida Europe has extended its range of solutions for poultry, meat and fish packaging with the addition to its equipment portfolio of a unique system that improves yields and efficiencies in the packing of fresh food pieces
A Mark Of Quality
Cherkizovo Group has finished implementing the new FSSC 22000 Food Safety Management System at all facilities of its Poultry division
UGA Poultry Experts Release First App To Help Farmers Ventilate Poultry Houses During Cold Weather
University of Georgia poultry housing experts have released the state’s first app to help poultry farmers determine how much they should ventilate their houses during cold weather
Pathogenic H5N2 Strain Of Bird Flu Affecting Over 25 Million Birds In 11 States, Spreading In Farms
Currently, a highly pathogenic strain of bird flu – H5N2 – is having a devastating impact on flocks in 11 states in the US, affecting over 25 million birds (source APHIS), with officials reporting the disease at growing numbers from farms