* Today's stories in bold
March 16 - March 23
Mar. 20 - Whole Foods Calls a Supplier Summit Amid Angst Over Changes Under New Owner Amazon
Mar. 23 - Chinese Retaliation On U.S. Pork Exports Will Harm The Rural Economy
Mar. 23 - As Grocery Wars Rage, Target And Kroger Mull A Merger
Mar. 23 - China's Hitting the U.S. Where It Hurts: In the Pork Belly
Mar. 23 - Whole Foods Is Losing Executives Under New Owner Amazon
Mar. 22 - General Mills Sounds Inflation Alarm for Food Industry
Mar. 19 - Trader Joe’s Slammed with Lawsuit Alleging Cage-Free Egg Deception
Mar. 23 - U.S. Pork to Feel Further Chill from China Tariff Threat
Mar. 19 - Brazil’s JBS Finalizes Sale of US-Based Feedlot Operations
Mar. 19 - Iowa Highlights Avian Flu Preparations After U.S. Confirmation
Mar. 21 - US Seeks to Curb Junk Food Warning Labels as Part of NAFTA Talks
Mar. 21 - U.S. Pork Would Be ‘Easy Target’ for China in Trade Fight
Mar. 22 - Seaboard Triumph Foods Begins Hiring for 2nd Shift at Sioux City Pork Processing Plant
Mar. 20 - Technomic to Explore the Effects of Legalized Cannabis on Adult Beverage, Foodservice
Mar. 21 - Tyson Foods to Sell its Circle Foods Arm to Ajinomoto
Mar. 21 - Bartels Packing Closes its Eugene, OR Operations, Lays Off 142 Employees
Mar. 23 - This Week in Retail: The Easter Outlook
Mar. 21 - Kansas Gov. Colyer Signs Controversial Poultry Bill Into Law
Mar. 20 - McDonald’s Becomes the 1st Restaurant Company to Set Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Mar. 20 - US Retail Giants Ask Trump to Reconsider China Tariffs
Mar. 21 - HelloFresh Acquires Green Chef
Mar. 21 - Chipotle CEO Adds Another Taco Bell Veteran in Comeback Bid
Mar. 23 - Meat Institute Statement in Response to Trump Administration Tariffs on Chinese Imports
Mar. 22 - Hey Down Under! Get Ready for McWagyu
Mar. 22 - Germany Confirms H5N6 Bird Flu Case on Island Farm
Mar. 22 - Spending Bill Includes Extension of ELD Exemption on Livestock
Mar. 22 - Running a Food Truck is Harder Than It Looks
Mar. 22 - Jack in the Box Completes Sale of Qdoba Restaurant Corporation
Mar. 21 - Live Animals Processed Under USDA Regulations Do Not Need to Comply with FSVP Regulation
Mar. 23 - Conagra Sees Higher Profit Despite Rising Costs
Mar. 22 - Residents Protest Poultry Producer Allen Harim's Headquarter Plans
Mar. 21 - Moe's Southwest Grill Ttrademarks New Logo
Mar. 21 - South Korean Prosecutors Seek Arrest Warrant for Ex-President
Mar. 22 - Deere Is Concerned About Retaliation Against U.S. Agriculture
Mar. 23 - Blackwells Launches Proxy Fight at Supervalu
Mar. 20 - Temple Grandin Shares Humane Treatment Tips with P.E.I. Beef Producer
Mar. 21 - UK's Largest Egg Producer Commits To Going Cage-Free By 2025
Mar. 20 - South Korea Bird Flu Outbreaks Cause Fall in Local Egg Prices
Mar. 20 - Cheaper American Chicken Legs to Enter Indian Market
Mar. 21 - Kentucky Cattlemen's Ground Beef Introduced to Marketplace
Mar. 21 - Environmentally Friendly Cattle Production (Really)
Mar. 21 - VIDEO: Cattle on Feed Pre-Report Estimates; MSC Suspends Certificate
Mar. 23 - KFC's Iconic Double Down Returns to Canada With a Brand-New Twist
Mar. 19 - Hundreds Flee Australian Bushfires that Kill Cattle, Destroy Homes
Mar. 22 - Bayer Wins EU Approval for $62.5 Billion Monsanto Buy
Mar. 20 - Growth In the Mexican Cattle and Beef Industry
Mar. 23 - ANALYSIS: Q1 Chicken Market - Running the Gamut
Mar. 23 - VIDEO: Retail Outlook; Lawsuit to Ban Mexican Shrimp; Cold Storage
Mar. 19 - Thank a Farmer on National Agriculture Day
Mar. 22 - Albertsons to Launch Digital Marketplace for Smaller Brands
Mar. 21 - Wingstop Announces Resignation of Flynn K. Dekker as Chief Marketing Officer
Mar. 20 - CHART: Industry Expectations for Weekly Cattle Slaughter
Mar. 20 - Chain Restaurants Say New Apprenticeship Program Could Ease Shortage of Truck Drivers
Mar. 19 - CANADA: Ground Beef for Meal-Kit Company Recalled after E. Coli Test
Mar. 23 - ANALYSIS: Heavier Toms’ Role on Breast Values
Mar. 20 - Red Robin Saddles Up with Cowboy Ranch Tavern Double and The Grand Brie Burger
Mar. 19 - South Korea Duck Farm Culls Thousands of Poultry
Mar. 20 - H5N6 Strikes South Korean Poultry Again; Europe Finds more Avian Flu
Mar. 21 - ANALYSIS: USDA Weekly Shell Egg Inventory
Mar. 23 - Amazon Is Looking for Larger Whole Foods Stores to Support Delivery Plans
Mar. 19 - New Concepts for U.S. Beef and Pork Dishes Highlighted at Foodex Japan
Mar. 22 - Why Retailers Should View Convenience as a Mindset Rather Than a Store Format
Mar. 20 - CHART: Industry Expectations for Weekly Hog Slaughter
Mar. 23 - USMEF Statement on Possible Retaliatory Duties on U.S. Pork
Mar. 21 - Crystal Lake Farms Names New Director of National Sales Accounts
Mar. 20 - Grocery Delivery Startup Tests A.I. to Outsmart Food Waste (and Amazon)
Mar. 19 - House Bill Exempts Farms from Reporting Emissions
Mar. 22 - WHO Urges 16 Countries to Join in Fight Against Deadly Listeria Outbreak
Mar. 20 - VIDEO: National Ag Day; Scallop Price Predicted to Fall
Mar. 19 - Online Grocery Sales Could Reach $100 Billion by 2022, Researchers Say
Mar. 23 - First Marketbasket Survey of 2018 Shows Slight Increase in Food Prices
Mar. 19 - Pork Exports to Mexico Up 300 Percent Since 2007
Mar. 21 - Eggs Set Up 2 Percent; Chicks Placed Up 1
Mar. 23 - South Africa's Tiger Brands: We Will Not Shun our Responsibilities
Mar. 19 - VIDEO: South Korea US Poultry Exports; Best New Foodservice Product; HRI Movers of the Week
Mar. 19 - SOUTH AFRICA: Tiger Brands Counts over R300 Million in Losses after Listeria Outbreak
Mar. 20 - Taco Bell Extends Education Program to All 210,000 Employees
Mar. 22 - Aramark Named to FORTUNE's 'World Most Admired Companies' List in 2018
Mar. 22 - NCBA Encouraged by "Positive Developments" in Omnibus Spending Bill
Mar. 19 - SMI Holdings, Inc Recalls Beef Products Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination
Mar. 20 - Bennigan’s Signs Multi-Location Agreement to Expand Into the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Mar. 20 - USDA Secretary Perdue Celebrates National Ag Day
Mar. 20 - Tiger Brands Shuts Down Pretoria, South Africa Plant
Mar. 23 - Salmonella Enteritidis Outbreak in Canada Linked to Poultry Sickens 30
Mar. 22 - Secretary Perdue Statement Regarding Omnibus Spending Bill
Mar. 20 - Belgium Says Investigating 'Significant' Meat Fraud
Mar. 22 - Bayer, WFO to Launch Global Care4Cattle Grant to Advance Cattle Well-Being
Mar. 20 - PriceSmart Announces Acquisition of Aeropost, Inc.
Mar. 19 - SOUTH AFRICA: RCL Foods’ Wolwehoek Plant has Listeria Strain that May Still Pose Risk
Mar. 20 - Mark Alexander, President of Americas Simple Meals and Beverages, to Leave Campbell
Mar. 23 - USDA: February Chicken and Eggs Report
Mar. 20 - Urner Barry's Weekly Frozen Turkey Stock Estimate
Mar. 20 - Urner Barry's National Weekly Hatch Report
Mar. 23 - India Opens Market to U.S. Poultry
Mar. 22 - USDA Weekly Poultry Slaughter
Mar. 23 - Poultry Week in Review - Week Ending March 23, 2018
Mar. 23 - ShopRite Rolls Out In-Store Meal Kits
Mar. 16 - Poultry Week in Review - Week Ending March 16, 2018
Mar. 16 - Australian Official Calls for Emergency Visas for White South African Farmers