Monday, April 29, 2024
Olymel plans to shut down poultry, pork production plant in Quebec, Canada
Canadian poultry and pork processor and distributor Olymel LP said it plans to close its Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu plant in Quebec, Canada.
Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Olymel announces closure of pork and poultry plants
Canadian meat processor Olymel LP is set to close two facilities in the coming months, resulting in the loss of about 400 jobs within the company, Food Business News reported.
Wednesday, May 31, 2023
Olymel to cut 80 jobs as swine production eases in western Canada
Canadian pork producer Olymel has announced plans to reduce its swine production in western Canada, resulting in the elimination of approximately 80 jobs, Just-Food reported.
Thursday, April 27, 2023
Olymel shuts down hog slaughtering, deboning plant in Quebec, Canada
Olymel has announced the definitive closure of its hog slaughtering, cutting and deboning plant in Vallée-Jonction, the Beauce region of Quebec, Canada.
Saturday, February 4, 2023
Olymel to close two pork plants in Canada
Canadian Pork group Olymel is closing two of its pork-processing factories in Blainville and Laval, both close to Montreal city, as part of its reorganisation plan, Just Food reported.
Monday, November 21, 2022
Olymel announces definitive closure of St-Hyacinthe, Canada pork processing plant
Olymel's management has announced the closure of its pork processing plant located on St-Jacques street in St-Hyacinthe, Canada.
Friday, October 21, 2022
Canadian firm Olymel cuts jobs in its pork and poultry businesses
57 management positions will be eliminated in the most recent round of layoffs at Olymel, a major Canadian supplier of pork and poultry, Just Food reported.
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Olymel swine plant in Alberta, Canada reopens following COVID-19 related shutdown
Major Canadian meat producer Oylmel LP has reopened its Red Deer, Alberta pork-processing plant gradually following a temporary shutdown because of COVID-19 infections among its workers, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Olymel Canada to export swine to the US after COVID-19 outbreak shuts down plant
Canada's Olymel LP said it will export swine to the United States to clear a backlog after it temporarily shut down its Red Deer, Alberta plant following a COVID-19 outbreak among workers, Reuters reported.
Thursday, February 11, 2021
Olymel to invest US$7 million for expansion of pork processing facility in Quebec, Canada
Canadian pork and poultry products company Olymel announced on February 6 a CAD$9 million (US$7,088,535) plan to expand its Ange-Gardien pork processing facility in Montérégie-Est, Quebec, Canada.
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Olymel to expand Canadian poultry plant
Canadian pork and poultry processor Olymel is to invest CAD31.5 million (US$23.5 million) in expanding one of its plants, just-food reported.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Olymel to reopen pork processing plant
After closing for more than two weeks to prevent the spread of COVID-19, Olymel will resume operations at its hog slaughter and cutting plant at Yamachiche, Quebec, Canada, on April 14.
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Canada's Olymel expects increased pork exports to China in 2020
December 30, 2019 Canada's Olymel expects increased pork exports to China in 2020 Olymel LP, Canada's biggest pork exporter to China, expects a 60% increase in 2020 with increased demand for the meat and China lifting an import suspension i ...
Monday, March 25, 2013
Olymel to phase out gestation crates by 2022
March 25, 2013 Olymel to phase out gestation crates by 2022 By 2022, Olymel LP plans to phase out gestation crates from its pork production operations. The company said numerous experts favoured a ban on gestation crates to allow sows to be ...
Friday, January 11, 2013
Canada's Olymel acquires hog producer Big Sky
January 11, 2013 Canada's Olymel acquires hog producer Big Sky After no superior bids emerged, Olymel will buy Big Sky Farms out of receivership for US$65.25 million, in a deal that will likely close by the end of January. This is according ...

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