Meat

Man Attacks Applebee’s Bartender with Meat Cleaver After Being Told to Leave Restaurant For Failing to Show Proof of Covid Vaccination

Bellevue, Washington – A man tried to attack an Applebee’s bartender after he was asked to show proof of Covid vaccination earlier this week. When 58-year-old Michael Dousa got outside, he reportedly raised the meat clever over his head and charged at the bartender after being told to leave the restaurant for failing to show…

Biden to meet with farmers as he seeks to cut meat prices

President Joe Biden will meet virtually with independent farmers and ranchers to discuss initiatives to reduce food prices by increasing competition within the meat industry, part of a broader effort to show the administration is trying to combat inflation. The White House event occurs Monday afternoon as higher-than-expected inflation has thwarted Biden’s agenda. Consumer prices…

War against Meat in Germany

Cattle wait to be guided down from their summer mountain pasture during the annual end-of-summer Almabtrieb cattle drive near Bad Hindelang, Germany, September 26, 2020.(Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters) The war against meat has become, so to speak, something of a staple for climate warriors, and one of the ways that it will be fought is by increasing…

JBS, World’s Largest Meat Supplier, Paid $11 Million in Bitcoin to Ransomware Hackers

JBS, the world’s largest supplier of meat, paid $11 million in Bitcoin to ransomware hackers, The Wall Street Journal reported: JBS USA Holdings Inc. paid an $11 million ransom to cybercriminals who last week temporarily knocked out plants that process roughly one-fifth of the nation’s meat supply, the company’s chief executive said. The ransom payment,…

FBI Identifies Hackers Behind Ransomware Attack on World’s Largest Meat Supplier

The FBI on Wednesday identified the hacker groups behind the ransomware attack on JBS, the world’s largest meat supplier. Surprise, surprise, the FBI said Russian-linked “REvil and Sodinokibi” are behind the JBS hack: As the lead federal investigative agency fighting cyber threats, combating cybercrime is one of the FBI’s highest priorities. We have attributed the…

World’s Largest Meat Supplier Halts Some Beef Production After IT Systems Hit with Ransomware Attack

JBS, the world’s largest beef supplier was hit with a ransomware attack on Sunday, threatening US meat supply. Sunday’s cyberattack on JBS comes just weeks after ransomware hackers shut down the Colonial Pipeline, creating gas lines and shortages. NBC News reported: JBS, one of the world’s largest international meat processors, was hacked Sunday, the company…

Beyond Meat Surges On Reports Of Deal With Taco Bell

In what appears to be Taco Bell’s unconventional answer to McDonald’s bringing back the Crispy Chicken Sandwich, the “Mexican-inspired” fast-food giant has introduced several popular vegetarian options, including a partnership with Beyond Meat, that it hopes will entice more millennial and Gen Z customers. The Yum Brands-owned chain is resurrecting its popular potatoes dishes, while…

Beyond Meat Whipsaws Higher After Revelation They Helped Create McDonald’s New “McPlant”

Beyond Meat shares reversed course violently after being pummeled early in the session, touching as low as $141 per share, despite the Dow being up well over 1,000 points for the entire session. The plunge in shares was a breakneck-speed response to a headline that McDonald’s was developing its own “McPlant” in-house meat-free burger for…