Items Tagged with 'global markets'


Threat of Ebola could trigger a global food crisis

As people around the globe join together to honor the World Food Day Thursday, the Famine Early Warning Systems Network anticipates a major food crisis will occur if the number of Ebola cases continues to rise.

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Rising global demand for dairy will require balancing act

The global demand for milk is expected to surge by 36 percent in the next decade, overtaking supply which will require producers in developed and emerging dairy markets to take on a balancing act to ensure sustainable success, according to the 7th Dairy Index released by Tetra Pak.

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McDonald’s sales continue to fall after food safety scandal

The McDonald’s Corporation said its global comparable sales (sales at all restaurants in operation at least thirteen months) decreased 3.7 percent in August.

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Most valuable soft drink brands

The global soft drink market increased by less than 2 percent in 2013 to $937 billion, but Chinese brands and Red Bull are on the rise, according to the latest data and analysis from market researcher Canadean.

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USDA taking steps to enhance US, Africa trade

Members of USDA, Congress and President Barack Obama joined African heads of state and government leaders this week for the first-ever African Leaders summit to determine ways that would enhance trade between the US and Africa.

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Tyson to sell Mexican and Brazilian poultry businesses

Tyson Foods, Inc. announced Monday it has reached an agreement with JBS SA to sell its poultry businesses in Mexico and Brazil.

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Milk prices to fall in the coming season

As the price of milk reached record highs earlier this year, dairy exporter Fonterra announced it expects a sharp decline in cost saying there is more milk available for the international market to absorb.

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Chobani announces global expansion, new US product innovations

A dessert product and products aimed at kids highlight new offerings.

The manufacturer has also reported rapid growth in the Australian market.

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Up to 32 percent of seafood imported to US caught illegally, study says

That represents between $1.3 and $2.1 billion worth of illegal and unreported product.
That represents between $1.3 and $2.1 billion worth of illegal and unreported product.
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Rabobank's Q1 beef report predicts continued strong global demand

The growing Chinese market will bolster the trend.
The growing Chinese market will bolster the trend.
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Plant of the Year 2014

Blue Diamond Growers was chosen as Food Engineering's 2014 Plant of the Year. The Sacramento-based company is the world’s largest producer of almonds and almond ingredients.


Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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In this January 2015 issue of Food Engineering, we explore how robotics can play a role in pick-and-place, packaging, case packing and palletizing processes, and know where to implement robotic automation.

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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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