* Today's stories in bold
December 7 - December 14
Dec. 12 - The Wendy's Company Announces Major Advancement in Beef Sourcing
Dec. 12 - McDonald’s Announces New Antibiotic Policy for Beef
Dec. 13 - China Makes First Big U.S. Soybean Purchase Since Trump-Xi Truce
Dec. 10 - Grubhub Releases Annual "Year In Food" Report Detailing Most Popular Dining Trends Of 2018
Dec. 13 - Taco Bell Unveils New Cravings Value Menu Offerings that are Beyond Belief
Dec. 11 - Trump Administration Relaxes Some Obama-era School Lunch Rules
Dec. 12 - Costco Tightens Standards for Antibiotics Use by Meat Producers
Dec. 12 - Riding US Frozen Food's "Fourth Wave"
Dec. 11 - 77% Of Americans Would Rather Eat A Homemade Meal Than Eat Out In 2019
Dec. 13 - Congress Passes 2018 Farm Bill; Trump To Sign It
Dec. 12 - Trump says China 'Back in the Market' for U.S. Soybeans
Dec. 13 - Dave & Buster's CEO: Skipped Chicken Wings Special for NFL Games Hurt Sales
Dec. 13 - KFC is Now Selling a Firelog that Smells like its Fried Chicken, but Supplies are Limited
Dec. 10 - U.S. Beef Exports Still Red-Hot; Pork Exports Slightly Below Year-Ago Level; Lamb Exports Trend High
Dec. 11 - Del Taco plants Beyond Meat Tacos in San Diego
Dec. 14 - Costco Rides High on Strong Economy
Dec. 13 - ANALYSIS: Turkey Marketers Reflect On A Hard Year’s Work
Dec. 12 - China Reports New African Swine Fever Outbreaks in Sichuan, Qinghai Provinces
Dec. 11 - CTI Foods LLC, Recalls Ready-To-Eat Pork and Poultry Sausage Products due to Possible Foreign Matter
Dec. 11 - U.S. Lawmakers Agree on Farm Bill, Aiming for Vote this Week
Dec. 12 - An Increasing Number of Restaurant Meals Are Being Eaten At Home, Where U.S. Consumers Want to Be
Dec. 11 - China, U.S. Discuss Road Map for Next Stage of Trade Talks
Dec. 11 - Empire Company Completes Purchase of Farm Boy - Ontario's Best-in-Class Food Retailer
Dec. 10 - PODCAST: Bakers Get Crackin': The Egg Market During the Holiday Season 2018
Dec. 14 - ANALYSIS: Pullet Placement Break Down
Dec. 14 - Vermont Packinghouse, LLC Recalls Raw Intact Bone-In Beef Products
Dec. 10 - Forget Cryptocurrency; Papa John's Introduces “Crusto-Currency” with New Papa Dough
Dec. 13 - EU-Japan Free Trade Deal Cleared for Early 2019 Start
Dec. 10 - United Natural Foods, Inc. Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results
Dec. 10 - CMC Hits Back Against Misleading Canada Food Prices Report
Dec. 14 - Starbucks to Expand Delivery Across U.S.
Dec. 14 - Instacart and Whole Foods Market Going Their Separate Ways
Dec. 10 - Amboy Group, LLC Recalls Poultry Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens
Dec. 13 - VIDEO: Nova Scotia Lobster Season; RTC Turkey Analysis
Dec. 10 - 3-D Meats, LLC Recalls Ready-To-Eat Beef Snack Stick Products Due to Undeclared Allergens
Dec. 10 - ANALYSIS: Second Largest Weekly Slaughter of 2018
Dec. 14 - Urner Barry's Reporter Winter 2019 Edition Released
Dec. 13 - How Much 12 Classic Fast-Food Items Used to Cost
Dec. 13 - NTF Applauds Passage of 2018 Farm Bill
Dec. 11 - Boston Market makes Holiday Prep a Breeze with Festive Meal Solutions for All
Dec. 10 - Papa John’s Investigation Continued by Former Louisiana Attorney General
Dec. 11 - SpartanNash Launches Check Out Now for a Quicker Way to Shop
Dec. 12 - VIDEO: Americans Prefer Homemade Meals; Russian Crab Exports to China Skyrocket
Dec. 14 - AAA: One in Three Americans Will Travel this Holiday Season, the Most on Record
Dec. 10 - VIDEO: Tilapia Skin Helps Burned Animals; HRI Movers of the Week
Dec. 12 - Senate Passes 2018 Farm Bill Compromise, House Vote Expected as soon as Wednesday
Dec. 14 - VIDEO: 2018 Farm Bill Passes; Chicken Analysis
Dec. 11 - VIDEO: October Red Meat Exports and Shrimp Imports
Dec. 12 - Statement of Secretary Perdue on Passage of the Farm Bill
Dec. 12 - Urner Barry's Weekly Insider's Turkey Hatch Report
Dec. 10 - 250 Retail and Restaurant Companies Urge Congress to Fix Tax Reform Error Delaying Investment
Dec. 11 - Chicken Salad Chick Signs Franchise Agreements for Development Beyond the Southeast
Dec. 10 - CHART: Industry Expectations for Weekly Hog Slaughter
Dec. 10 - Ingles Markets Incorporated Reports Record Sales and Net Income for Fiscal 2018
Dec. 10 - CHART: Industry Expectations for Weekly Cattle Slaughter
Dec. 11 - Secretary Perdue Statement on Release of Farm Bill Conference Report
Dec. 10 - Dunkin' Brands Promotes Company Veteran John Varughese to Head International Businesses
Dec. 13 - USDA Weekly Poultry Slaughter
Dec. 11 - Urner Barry's Weekly Frozen Turkey Stock Estimate
Dec. 11 - Conference Panel Approves 2018 Farm Bill
Dec. 12 - Broiler Hatchery
Dec. 7 - Shake Shack's First Store in Mainland China will be Settled in Shanghai Xintiandi in Early 2019
Dec. 7 - Amazon Tests Its Cashierless Technology for Bigger Stores
Dec. 7 - Smithfield Foods Announces Nearly $45 Million Investment in Sioux Falls Operations
Dec. 7 - VIDEO: U.S. Beef in Morocco; Chicken Wings Analysis
Dec. 7 - This Week in Retail: YOY Feature Price Comparison
Dec. 7 - FAO Food Price Index Registered Another Decline in November
Dec. 7 - JJ’s Red Hots Brings Back the Best of the Best for the 2018 Holiday Season
Dec. 7 - NCBA Welcomes New Market Access for U.S. Beef in Morocco
Dec. 7 - Stampede Meat Newly Renovated Facility Opens
Dec. 7 - Poultry Week in Review - Week Ending December 07, 2018
Dec. 7 - Inspire Brands Completes Acquisition of Sonic Corp.
Dec. 7 - Monthly Imports Reach 2 Million Containers for First Time as Retailers Continue Rush to Beat Tariffs
Dec. 7 - C&S Wholesale Grocers to Acquire Olean Wholesale Grocery Cooperative, Inc.
Dec. 7 - NCC Launches New Website with Information on How Broiler Chickens Are Raised and Produced in the US
Dec. 7 - U.S. Beef Gains New Market Access in Morocco
Dec. 7 - ANALYSIS: Chicken Wings – A Glimpse At The Road Ahead