January 18, 2019
Headlining our news today,
China's ministry of Science and Technology has announced that the
country is looking to develop a vaccine for African swine fever.
China has set up a project that will also study the origins of the virus
and the way that it spreads, along with researchers in other countries
also working on a vaccine against the disease. However, research has
been hindered by gaps in knowledge on the virus and the variation of
Walmart has announced the addition of four delivery
companies to its team to help expand the retailer's popular online
grocery delivery option.
Pickup, Skipcart, AxleHire, and Roadie will help power the delivery
service in metro areas across four states with further expansion planned
later in the year. With the help of Walmart’s personal shoppers and
the delivery networks of these four companies, along with other key
partners, thousands of customers will be able to shop for and have fresh
groceries delivered to their doorsteps.
Also, Technomic has
released four key trends that the company predicts will be showcased
within restaurant menus, service strategies, and best practices in 2019.
The trends include plant based menus, functionality, sustainability, and
experimentation with traditional food items.
about Technomic's four global trends for 2019 here.
has renewed its longstanding commitment to Pakistan by announcing plans
to invest more than $200 million in the next few years.
aims to partner in Pakistan’s growth by bringing its global expertise
and investment into the country. The company’s strategy includes
expansion across its agricultural trading and supply chain, edible oils,
dairy, meat, and animal feed businesses while ensuring safety and food
Finally, Perdue Foods is recalling approximately
68,244 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken nugget products that may be
contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically wood, and were
produced on October 25.
which products are subject to recall here.
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