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·         World’s Largest Meat Company Opens Plant-Based Tech Hub in Brazil

Seara Alimentos—a division of meat giant JBS—brings together science, technology, and gastronomy experts to produce innovative plant-based protein for the global market.

 

·         JBS opens new beef processing plant in Brazil

The Brazilian meat processing giant has opened a new factory in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso for its Friboi business.

 

 

 

World’s Largest Meat Company Opens Plant-Based Tech Hub in Brazil

Seara Alimentos—a division of meat giant JBS—brings together science, technology, and gastronomy experts to produce innovative plant-based protein for the global market.

 

by Nicole Axworthy, VegNews 

January 13, 2020

 

Brazillian company JBS—the world’s largest meat processor—has opened an advanced food technology hub to produce plant-based protein for the global market.

 

Managed by JBS’s Seara Alimentos division, the Incredible Lab brings together experts in consumer trends, science, technology, and gastronomy with the mission to become a leader in the plant-based protein market.

 

It has already created Biomolecule i, a breakthrough technology that combines molecules and natural elements that are added to the plant-based protein’s fermentation process to produce a similar taste and texture of meat.

 

“The world is constantly changing. Today there is a new way for everything and with food it’s no different,” Joanita Karoleski, president of Seara Alimentos, told media outlet Food Navigator-Latam. “The search for vegetable proteins is a reality and we want to be leaders in this segment.”

 

Last year, Seara Alimentos...

 

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JBS opens new beef processing plant in Brazil

The Brazilian meat processing giant has opened a new factory in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso for its Friboi business.

 

International Leather Maker

13 January, 2020

 

Owned by JBS SA, Friboi started a new operation in the Mato Grosso state on January 9. The Company said it has invested over R$70 million (US$17 million) in the acquisition and construction of the processing plant located at Brasnorte city, which has an initial capacity to process 500 animals daily. According to Friboi, the initial aim is to meet domestic market demand.

 

In 2019, the Company said it invested in equipment upgrading and implemented projects to allow a better production flow in its facilities. Other upcoming investments by Friboi include operating a continuous freezing tunnel at its factory located in Barra do Garças (Mato Grosso), which is expected to speed up operations, and the increased capacity at its Mozarlândia plant, Brazilian state of Goias. Two new hamburger lines...

 

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