FAO’s improved fish processing method boosts Ghanaian fish industry

GHANA – The Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) has introduced an innovative oven for smoking of fish that reduces the Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbonsn(PAH) in smoked fish to 0.3ppm/kg which is less compared to the European […]

Walmart pilots blockchain technology to strengthen seafood supply chain in India

INDIA – American eCommerce and retail firm, Walmart is piloting block chain technology for end-to-end traceability of shrimp sourced in Andhra Pradesh, south-eastern India. Walmart says that the pilot project will help to track seafood […]

Brazilian meat processor Minerva forms joint venture with Chinese distributors

BRAZIL – Minerva, a South American meat packer has signed an agreement with two Chinese meat distributors to form a joint venture aimed at exploring commercial opportunities in the Chinese market. Minerva has signed a […]

Danish Crown aims to achieve sustainable soy sourcing by 2020

DENMARK – Meat processor, Danish Crown has adopted a responsible soy policy to ensure the company achieves sustainable soy sourcing by 2020. Danish Crown says the policy also promotes sustainable development of soy production and […]

New Zealand’s plant-based meat firm Sunfed enters Australian market

NEW ZEALAND – Sunfed Meats, a New Zealand plant-based met company has launched its Chicken Free Chicken in Australia to augment its global expansion ambitions. The expansion into the market forms part of Sunfed’s key […]

Kerry Group launches ‘Radicle’ plant-based food solutions

IRELAND – Kerry Taste & Nutrition has launched the ‘Radicle by Kerry’ range of taste, nutrition and functional solutions as the company seeks to offer customers an integrated solution of plant based foods. The Radicle […]

Beyond Meat names former Amzon executive as chief operating officer

USA – Los Angeles-based meat-alternative producer, Beyond Meat has appointed Sanjay Shah as the company’s new chief operating officer, effective September 18, 2019. Shah, who had earlier on served as an executive in Amazon and […]