On May 13, Cangzhou Municipal People’s Government of Hebei Province held a signing ceremony of the strategic cooperation framework agreement with Yili Group. Yili Group will invest 15.2 billion yuan in Cangzhou to build a dairy processing base with a daily processing capacity of 4000 tons of fresh milk and an annual output of 1.5 million tons. This time, Yili Group invested in Cangzhou to build a whole chain project of dairy industry, build a dairy farm with a total stock of 240000 cows, and develop 700000 mu of silage corn and 300000 mu of high-quality alfalfa. (CNR network)
Recently, the Internet claimed that Bill Gates invested in a company that produces breast milk in the laboratory at a time when there is a shortage of milk powder in the U.S. market. However, the news is misleading because there is no evidence that this past investment has anything to do with the current shortage in the United States. It is reported that on June 16, 2020, Bill Gates invested in a company called biomilq, a start-up in North Carolina, which wants to produce breast milk outside the human body.
Wall Street seems dissatisfied with plant-based products
华尔街似乎对植物基产品感到不满，别样肉客（Beyond Meat）和Oatly的股价今年已下跌一半以上。它们都是高调上市和相对较新的股票，股价容易出现大幅上涨和急剧下跌。其中，别样肉客比历史高点低 87%，Oatly 将于周五迎来上市一周年，其交易价格比其首发价低 80% 以上。“我们在过去的许多类别中都看到了这一点，会有一个震荡期。”旗下有出售植物基产品的家乐氏首席执行官Steve Cahillane在5月初的业绩会议上表示。（CNBC）
The “new national standard” of Baijiu was officially implemented on June 1, and flavoring liquor is no longer within the scope of Baijiu
On June 1, the “new national standard” for Baijiu was officially implemented. The “new national standard” was released in May last year, which accurately defined Baijiu and flavored Baijiu, clearly expressed the category characteristics, and added the definition of flavored Baijiu, that is, it is a blended liquor with Baijiu style based on solid Baijiu, liquid Baijiu, solid-liquid Baijiu or edible alcohol. In other words, the new national standard will remove the flavored Baijiu from the classification of Baijiu and make it clear that it belongs to the prepared liquor. (Securities Times)
Shanghai will resume business and market in stages from tomorrow
From May 16, Shanghai will promote the resumption of business and market in stages. Among them, shopping centers, department stores, supermarkets, convenience stores, pharmacies and other commercial outlets gradually and orderly resume offline business, delimit access channels, do a good job in limiting the flow of personnel, and implement the services of “online ordering, offline delivery” and “offline shopping”; Catering, hairdressing and washing and dyeing services were gradually and orderly restored. Online and offline takeout is implemented for catering services. Hairdressing, washing and dyeing services shall be subject to peak shifting and current limiting. (surging)
A total of 97 price violations in the field of community group buying were investigated and dealt with in Shanghai
As of May 14, Shanghai has investigated and dealt with 97 price violations in the field of community group buying, of which bid up prices accounted for more than 1 / 3; Judging from the characteristics of the cases that have been investigated and dealt with, the main body of violations is the individual head of the self-employed, and the manifestations are mainly concentrated in sharply raising the prices of vegetables and meat, short weight of fruits and shoddy meat; By tampering with the price of group purchase packages and fast food, they lied about not increasing the price, so as to mislead the people to buy. (China News Network)
National Development and Reform Commission: explore and develop new foods such as “artificial protein”
The national development and Reform Commission recently issued the “14th five year plan for bioeconomy development”, which mentioned “developing synthetic biological technology and exploring and developing new foods such as” artificial protein “. At present, the prices of three kinds of artificial protein foods in the world are more expensive than traditional similar foods, among which cell culture meat is the most expensive. This shows that there is still much room for R & D and improvement of the production technology of artificial protein food. (Economic Daily)
Guangzhou guided the takeout platform to reduce the service charge of catering merchants
Recently, several measures of Guangzhou to promote the recovery and development of difficult industries in the field of service industry (hereinafter referred to as “measures”) were officially issued. According to the measures, in principle, in 2022, the employees of catering enterprises will be given a subsidy of not less than 50% for regular nucleic acid testing, and the districts where conditions permit will be encouraged to give subsidies to the expenses of epidemic prevention and disinfection and sterilization of catering enterprises. Guide Internet platform enterprises such as takeout to further reduce the service fee standard of catering merchants and reduce the operating costs of relevant catering enterprises. (surging)
Beijing Municipal and district market supervision bureaus publicize the list of catering enterprises with food safety problems
According to the wechat official account of “Beijing Consumers’ Association”, in 2022, Beijing Municipal and district market supervision bureaus will continue to carry out major food safety inspections on chain restaurants, “online Red” restaurants, food cities and other catering enterprises throughout the city. According to the circular on food safety issues issued by the municipal and district market supervision bureaus, the Beijing Consumer Association regularly summarizes and sorts out the list of catering enterprises with food safety problems, and timely publicizes it to the public.
according to the circular released from April 29 to May 13, the number of chain catering stores with food safety problems is counted.
The number of chain restaurants with food safety problems has been counted in the circular issued since February 2022
The first water quota for Beijing fast food industry
It is understood that in May 2020, Beijing Municipal Bureau of water affairs and Beijing Municipal Bureau of market supervision and Administration issued the implementation plan of Beijing 100 water-saving standard improvement projects (2020-2023), which formulated and revised the water-saving standards in various industries and fields. The water quota of catering industry is one of them, which has been implemented since January 1 this year. “The revised general value of water quota for the catering industry will be further ‘tightened’ on the original basis, and it is preliminarily predicted that the water consumption can be reduced by 15% to 20%. (Beijing Youth Daily)