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China trade

Cherkizovo aims to add value to Chinese poultry exports

Russia is presently China's third largest poultry supplier, but Cherkizovo wants that ranking to rise
While Russia has successfully expanded its exports of poultry meat to China, leading poultry integrator Cherkizovo Group is taking a new approach to the trade in order to develop exports further.
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Plukon acquiring Cuparius Food Group

Acquisition will strengthen Plukon as a poultry provider for foodservice companies
Plukon Food Group, the largest poultry company in the Netherlands, reached an agreement in principle with Cuparius Capital to acquire 100% of the shares of Cuparius Food Group (CFG), also a Netherlands-based company.
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Duncan Everett to become Noble Foods CEO

Kerry Foods CEO to replace Dale Burnett, who is stepping down in October
Duncan Everett has been named to the role of CEO of the U.K. egg producer Noble Foods Group. Everett will take over from Dale Burnett who is stepping down as CEO in October 2020 after four years in the role.
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Consumers' calls for sustainable food packs still growing

Whether for poultry meat or eggs, or any other consumer product, interest in sustainability continues to grow and producers are responding.
The number of shoppers concerned by the sustainability of their food and its packaging continues to grow and producers are responding through on-pack messaging
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Costco poultry plant

Atria ‘moderately satisfied’ with Q2 results amid pandemic

Scandinavian meat and poultry company’s net sales see only minor year-over-year drop
The CEO of Scandinavian meat and poultry producer Atria says the company can be “moderately satisfied” with its sales and profitability as it navigated COVID-19-related challenges during the second quarter of the 2020 fiscal year.
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Cedrob acquires Zaklady Miesne Silesia

Cedrob CEO says transaction will accelerate restructuring process in processing segment
Leading Polish meat company Cedrob has acquired 100% of the shares of meat product manufacturer Zaklady Miesne Silesia (ZM Silesia) from Gobarto.
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Tambov Turkey expands operations in Russia

Latest initiative will boost company’s production capacity to 85,000 metric tons annually
Cherkizovo Group and Spain’s Grupo Fuertes opened a new facility of Tambov Turkey, the second largest turkey meat producer in Russia.
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Cherkizovo to acquire Cargill poultry processing plant

Acquisition of facility in Efremov will expand Cherkizovo’s value-added portfolio and reach into foodservice channel
Cherkizovo Group, the largest vertically integrated meat producer in Russia, signed a preliminary agreement with Cargill to acquire its chicken processing facility, located in Efremov, in the Tula oblast.
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