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Sorry, Impossible Burger, we’ve found someone else

Dave & Busters says goodbye to Impossible Burger and begins serving plant-based Lightlife Burger
With so much emphasis placed on how plant-based proteins are competitors for meat and poultry products, I never really thought about competition between companies that make those plant-based products.
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Cherkizovo: Future of meat, poultry sectors promising

Analyst Andrey Dalnov examines per capita meat consumption estimates, trends impacting China
Cherkizovo Group, Russia’s largest meat and poultry producer, took part in a meeting of executives from Russian meat processing companies.
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Cell-cultured food company to build plant in Israel

Future Meat Technologies completes US$14 million round of funding, plans to begin production at new plant in 2020

Future Meat Technologies, an Israel-based cell-cultured food company, completed a US$14 million funding round that will help the company build a new production facility near Tel Aviv.


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TIBOT Technologies announces EUR3 million financing round

French robotics company seeks growth to further serve the global poultry industry
TIBOT Technologies, a French startup company specializing in poultry robotics, is taking off with a second round of financing. With the latest round, the company hopes to raise EUR3 million (US$3.3 million).
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US Senate members want JBS transactions investigated

Marco Rubio and Bob Menendez write to US treasury secretary, requesting an investigation be conducted
U.S. Sens. Marco Rubio and Bob Menendez have requested that the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) conduct a formal review of the transactions involving U.S. companies that were made over the past 12 years by Brazilian meat and poultry company JBS.
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Infographic: GAP broiler standard commitments

List of companies pledging to source broilers raised according to Global Animal Partnership standards growing
While the pace has slowed down, companies continue to change their policies concerning the sourcing of broiler chickens, making pledges to source only slower-growing broiler breeds that are raised according to the Global Animal Partnership (GAP) standards, and in some cases, Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) standards.
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