Hannan Foods Group Buyers, Distributors Visit USMEF
On June 14, a group of 33 meat buyers, distributors and other executives from Hannan Foods Group and several of its affiliate companies visited USMEF’s Denver headquarters as part of a weeklong business development tour. Hannan Foods Group is one of Japan’s largest meat importing and processing organizations with 23 domestic and international affiliates in the U.S., China, South Korea and Australia.
Earlier in the week, the team toured pork and beef processing plants in Iowa, Nebraska and Colorado, as well as a cattle feeding operation. They also visited several retail outlets to gather information on pork and beef merchandising techniques.
Dan Halstrom, USMEF senior vice president for marketing and communications, provides a team of executives from Hannan Foods Group with an overview of the U.S. pork and beef markets