Items Tagged with 'sustainability'


GRSB invites public comment on draft definition of sustainable beef production

March 25, 2014
The document identifies the key areas in the beef value chain that must be addressed to ensure beef production around the globe is environmentally sound.
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Belcampo Meat Company opens in downtown Los Angeles

Sustainable butcher shop makes Southern California debut at Grand Central Market
March 20, 2014
Belcampo Meat Company debuts its first location in Southern California with the opening of its proprietary butcher shop at Los Angeles' landmark Grand Central Market.
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Certified Angus Beef brand joins sustainable beef initiative

March 19, 2014
Global Roundtable for Sustainable Beef is focused on defining and sharing resources for sustainable beef production worldwide.
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From the Editor's Desk -- March 2014

March 11, 2014
Special contributor Greg Bloom highlights sustainability in the beef industry.
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Beef industry needs ALL types of sustainability

March 10, 2014
This year’s 2014 International Livestock Congress annual meeting in Denver centered on the theme, “The Cattle Industry at a Crossroads? How do we adapt to change?”
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Packaging Technology

MAP: performance vs. sustainability

Modified-atmosphere packaging continues to advance but is not quite at the point where it is both reliable and renewable.
February 10, 2014
For the most part, “biopolymer packaging materials” and terms such as “functional performance” and “good value” don’t occur in the same conversations within the meat industry.
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High Liner Foods: maintaining a seafood savviness like no other

High Liner Foods revamps its supply chain network and expands its frozen seafood facility to stay ahead of consumer demands and sustainability mandates.
January 25, 2014
For many seafood processors, pumping out a host of seafood fare can be a bit rudimentary.
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Creating a sustainable seafood society

From white-tablecloth settings to home kitchens, High Liner Foods brings innovation and sustainably sourced seafood to the table.
January 25, 2014
It used to be that seafood was only eaten in a sit-down restaurant, on the weekends, for special occasions.
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Keeping America’s supply chains moving

January 24, 2014
Rail and intermodal is a key ingredient to nearly any transportation strategy.
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The business case for sourcing responsibly

Leigh Ann Johnston discusses why meat processors should source responsibly.
November 7, 2013
Companies have historically focused on costs, quality, product characteristics and on-time delivery as key performance indicators of their supply-chain management and engagement efforts.
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Brenneman analyzes Butterball’s new animal care, well-being program

Rod Brenneman, CEO of Butterball, discusses his company's new Animal Care and Well-Being Program, his company's certification by the American Humane Association and further animal-handling initiatives, all officially announced in September 2013.

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National Provisioner

National Provisioner April 2014 cover

April 2014

Check out the April 2014 issue of The National Provisioner, with features on animal welfare, sanitation programs, and much more!

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Independent Processor

IP April 2014 cover

April 2014

Check out the April 2014 issue of Independent Processor, with a special profile of Stemmler's Meats!

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Provisioner Store

The National Provisioner Source Book

The Sourcebook is an exclusive buyer’s guide and reference tool for product and supplier information in the meat, poultry and seafood marketplace.

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