BRASILIA - Brazil, the world's biggest red meat and poultry exporter, is facing a meat scandal. China, the EU and other countries have stopped or limited their meat imports from Brazil due to allegations that Brazilian meat packers have been selling rotten and substandard meat for years.
Food & Beverages
Country / Region: Brazil
L'Europe, la Chine et le Chili arrêtent l'importation de viande brésilienne. #EU #CN #CL #BR #FoodTraceability… https://t.co/gJMlqRiyv2
Country / Region: China
#Brazil meat scandal: #China and #EU suspend imports. #FoodTraceability @WHO https://t.co/xRxgVCQvlO https://t.co/h0nZofM8uV
Will remove #Drugs, #IllicitLiquor from streets, says first-timer Bhalaipur. #India @UNODC https://t.co/IAi5JcrkPR https://t.co/aSAuHSng20
Pharma & Drugs
Food & Beverages
Country / Region: India
XI'AN - A subsidiary of SkyPeople fruit juice has joined the Aigo Integrity Alliance. It is a platform that allows customers to check whether a product is genuine.
Chinese juice maker signs up for product integrity platform. #China #Beverages @markmonitor https://t.co/5qdaM5YELY https://t.co/A1DPp9m13G
IZMIR - Turkish police have recovered 40 tons of illicit spirits and 1000 tons of raw materials used in the production of illicit liquor. The counterfeit booze, which included fake whiskey and raki aniseed liquer, was worth around $2.7m.
Country / Region: Turkey
Massive #IllicitAlcohol ring taken down in #Turkey https://t.co/aRUettHRWA https://t.co/q9DO5oFYIw
PORTSMOUTH - A report by Crowe Clarke Whitehill has identified best practices to detect and prevent food fraud.
Country / Region: Western Europe
#Food, drink industry 'needs fraud prevention, not just protection'. #Europe @foodfraudUK https://t.co/ZScVKQult8 https://t.co/CktHfdhheF
La Suisse interdit l'importation de produits à base de phoque. #CH #Animals #Meat @WWF https://t.co/otspD0njuL https://t.co/KxUw4acmsd
Country / Region: Switzerland
Pensworth dairy company has partnered with Allen Coding to install five Hitachi UX inkjet printers to improve efficiency.
Country / Region: United Kingdom
Hitachi printers improve #Traceability for dairy industry. #UK #Food @WHO https://t.co/qdKWXqCAas https://t.co/ENANbAHI6z
Food & Beverages
GUANGZHOU - Despite health risks, illicit trade of live chicken is rampant in Guangzhou. In 2015 a five-year live poultry ban was enacted due to bird flu concerns.
PALAKKAD - Prohibition was enforced in Attappady three decades ago in an attempt to improve the health of tribes people. However, prohibition has given rise to fake liquor.
Where #IllicitLiquor makes prohibition meaningless. #India @wto https://t.co/o81pmb694c https://t.co/fONWJb3gdp
Black market for live chickens thrives in #China despite bird flu bans. #IllicitFood @WHO https://t.co/9IZcfgMuf2 https://t.co/bW5gm9vKiM
Walmart associe IoT et blockchain pour améliorer la traçabilité des produits alimentaires #US #Traceability #Food… https://t.co/oIaDqLecYQ
Country / Region: United States
OSLO - The Norwegian government must improve its labelling controls for meat products, foodstuffs containing meat and additives used in such products, the European Free Trade Area (EFTA) Surveillance Authority has claimed.
Country / Region: Norway
#Norway #Meat labelling too weak says EU surveillance body @FoodForBestLife https://t.co/hnOe3ID7LB https://t.co/bO16EqGacy
The latest Food Buzz! https://t.co/rp368BR8PJ Thanks to @AlexBromage @IllicitMonitor @recipe_scoop #food #recipes
Country / Region: N/A
Almost 20,000 cans of black market #Booze seized after Birmingham shop raids #UK @wto https://t.co/5JesnDdy3K https://t.co/FOo45DuQnv
HYDERABAD - Organic farmers want to make food labeling optional for organic products. However, they feel that traceability will be helpful.
Organic producers see value in tracking #FoodTraceability #India @FoodForBestLife https://t.co/DkhYk4Xfjf https://t.co/n4GOG5XIBk
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