BRF SA (BRFS3.SA)
16 Mar 2018
R$ -0.27 (-1.07%)
Sat, Mar 17 2018
SAO PAULO, March 16 Food processor BRF SA said on Friday the Brazilian Agriculture Ministry had temporarily interrupted production and certification of its poultry exports to the European Union from several plants in the country, according to a statement.
NEW YORK, March 13 Brazil's BRF SA has been sued in the United States by a shareholder who accused the world's largest poultry exporter of concealing its involvement in food safety fraud, culminating in the arrest of a former chief executive officer.
SAO PAULO, March 12 Brazil's largest chicken processor BRF SA is placing more than 1,000 workers on leave at its Mineiros plant, one of the units implicated in a food safety investigation, the company said on Monday.
BRASILIA, March 10 Executives of major food processor BRF SA who were released by police on Friday will not be able to return to their posts at the company, the world's largest poultry exporter, Brazil's public prosecutor's office said on Saturday.
RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO Brazilian police arrested the former chief executive of major food processor BRF SA on Monday on charges that he and other executives knew the company, the world's largest poultry exporter, engaged in fraud to evade food safety checks.
RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO, March 5 Brazilian police arrested the former chief executive of major food processor BRF SA on Monday on charges that he and other executives knew the company, the world's largest poultry exporter, engaged in fraud to evade food safety checks.
SAO PAULO Brazilian food processing company BRF SA said on Monday that it is cooperating with authorities in a new phase of a federal police probe and is seeking more details regarding the investigation.
SAO PAULO, March 5 A key board meeting at embattled Brazilian food processor BRF SA is set to go ahead as planned despite new fraud allegations levied at the company by Brazil's federal police, the company's investor relations department said on Monday.
SAO PAULO Brazilian investigators said in a press conference on Monday that food company BRF SA started acting to evade food safety checks in 2012, with the practice possibly continuing through 2017.