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Over 50 employees in the dismantling plant infected with COVID19

In the cutting company Boeser Frischfleisch GmbH from Frechen (North Rhine-Westphalia), more than 50 employees were infected with coronavirus, production was temporarily stopped in coordination with the health department in order to get the outbreak under control ...

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The national butchering team has 21.400 supporters

The online petition initiated by the national butchery team was completed on New Year's Eve. Overall, the campaign found around 21.400 supporters. This allows additional emphasis to be given to the political demands of the butcher's trade. The main demand of the petition was fair treatment of the butcher's trade in relation to industrial structures. Using concrete examples, it was made clear that the craft is disadvantaged in certain areas by legal requirements. That has to be changed...

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MULTIVAC celebrates its 60th anniversary

021 MULTIVAC celebrates its 60th anniversary - and takes this as an opportunity to provide customers with comprehensive information on current market trends and innovations. With the MULTIVAC Summit 2021, the packaging specialist is initiating a new series of events relating to the processing and packaging of food, which includes both face-to-face events and virtual concepts ...

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Bizerba invests in digitization and an additional location

Securing the future is a top priority for the family-run technology and solution provider Bizerba. After modernizing the German locations, the medium-sized company from southern Germany is now investing more heavily in digitization and a new location in Eastern Europe ...

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African swine fever: Events in Brandenburg and Saxony remain dynamic

Since the occurrence of African swine fever (ASF) in the wild boar population of the federal states of Brandenburg and Saxony, many other helpers have been working tirelessly in addition to the employees of the responsible authorities - even over the holidays. Including the technical relief organization and the armed forces. They support the search for sick or dead animals in the affected restriction areas

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Nutri-Score nutritional comparison

A new logo has recently been emblazoned on more and more food packaging: the Nutri-Score. It is an additional label for a quick comparison of the nutritional quality of food. Following the ABC, foods with a relatively good nutritional quality receive an A-rating with a green background ...

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Bioland turns 50

What began in 1971 with four farming families has developed into Germany's largest organic farming association: Bioland. This year the association, in which around 10.000 companies have now joined forces, is celebrating its 50th birthday ...

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Stricter rules for slaughterhouses

Stricter rules and new laws have been in effect in the meat industry since January 1, 2021 - with immediate effect, employees may no longer be employed by so-called service contract partners, and temporary work is also to be abolished from April 01.04.2021, XNUMX. From now on, all employees must be permanently employed internally ...

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Special payment by Lidl and Kaufland to pet owners

The Tierwohl Initiative (ITW) will receive additional financial support of 2021 million euros in early 50. The Schwarz Group (Lidl and Kaufland) made these funds available to the Tierwohl Initiative against the background of the current extremely difficult situation for pig farmers ...

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