Tyson Foods Affirms Progress in Social, Environmental and Economic Stewardship

tysonfoodsThe Company’s 2019 Sustainability Report, “Grow-Deliver-Sustain,” Details Concrete Achievements

Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) published its 2019 Sustainability Report, “Grow – Deliver - Sustain”, outlining progress toward its sustainability goals and announcing key achievements in five focus areas: Food, Animal Welfare, Environment, Workplace, and Communities. The goal of Tyson Foods' sustainability initiative is to ensure the company produces safe, nutritious food for the global population and makes a positive impact on the world.

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MULTIVAC receives the Axia Best Managed Companies Award 2020

multivacMULTIVAC is a winner of the Axia Best Managed Companies Award 2020, a seal of approval that is awarded by Deloitte, WirtschaftsWoche, Credit Suisse and BDI to companies, which are judged to be outstandingly well managed. Christian Traumann, Group President of MULTIVAC, accepted the award yesterday in Munich.

Medium-sized companies are extremely important to the German economy. The Axia Best Managed Companies Award gives recognition to those medium-sized or family-owned companies based in Germany, which are judged to have exemplary management.

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Messe Frankfurt takes over management of Process Expo in Chicago, USA

processexpoMesse Frankfurt is continuing its collaboration with the American industrial association FPSA (Food Processing Suppliers Association), owner of the trade fair Process Expo. As of 1 May 2020 Messe Frankfurt's North American subsidiary will take over the management of Process Expo.

Process Expo, "The Global Food Equipment and Technology Show", has been held every two years in Chicago since 2011 and is the biggest trade fair for all food and beverage processing in the USA.

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Coop Sweden and Grön Ko first to offer Micvac’s new pack

micvacIn order to offer its customers greater freedom of choice, Swedish grocery retailer Coop, in association with food producer Grön Ko, is offering a new size of pack for chilled ready meals. The new pack from Micvac is round and is suitable for 300 grams.

“The new pack is smaller than the ones already in the range, and therefore costs less to purchase and produce. This means we can offer products of the same high quality, but at a lower retail price for the consumer,” says Jesper Malm, Strategic Buyer Private Label, Coop Sweden.

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pack4sustainability.org - The new VDMA knowledge portal for sustainable packaging

vdma• Packaging is a multilayered and complex topic

• Knowledge prepared objectively and holistically - compactly bundled in one portal

The VDMA Food Processing and Packaging Machinery Association has launched a new knowledge portal on sustainable packaging and packaging technologies.

"We have noticed that the discussion about packaging, especially plastic packaging, is often emotional and not differentiated enough," says Richard Clemens, Managing Director of the VDMA Food Processing and Packaging Machinery Association.

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Risk-free expert assistance with GEA Remote Support

geaWith the outbreak of Covid-19, organizations are faced with travel restrictions and quarantine challenges, required to reduce direct contact between employees and service providers. To enable immediate GEA expert assistance for customers during the corona crisis without putting people’s lives at risk, GEA now offers a special remote support solution that is easy-to-set-up.

Easy and secure real-time video communication with GEA experts

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Investment in the Wertheraner offspring

weberWeber Maschinenbau supports local day care centers with a donation of the proceeds from the open day

With an open day at the end of last year, Weber Maschinenbau inaugurated the newly built production halls and offices in the industrial park Rodderheide in Werther, thus giving all interested parties from Werther and the surrounding area an insight into the world of industrial food processing. Through the sale of food and beverages and the income from a wheel of fortune, around € 3,000 was collected on this day. Weber donates 100% of these proceeds to the kindergartens and day care centers in Werther.

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ADM Partners With Médecins Sans Frontières To Help Support The Fight Against Covid-19

admADM (NYSE: ADM) has announced a partnership with Médecins Sans Frontières (also known as doctors without borders) to support emergency response to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic across Europe and further afield. The partnership sees ADM providing a USD 50’000 donation through ADM Cares, the company’s social-investment program and is part of a wider commitment to help various organizations including the WHO and other regional organizations involved in the ongoing crisis.

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