Posts Tagged ‘industry structure’

Answer for the meat industry lies in the market

November 18, 2010

The Meat Industry Association’s (MIA) annual report paints a positive picture of achievement for the past year in spite of a decline in sales revenue across most products and markets which resulted in an 11% drop from the previous year.

Critics of the exporters will say this merely emphasises the industry’s failure to build value in the marketplace by competing on price when less reliance on traditional markets and better product differentiation would have cushioned the impact of the global financial crisis. (more…)

Meat industry strategy under way soon, but unlikely to produce hoped for results

November 17, 2009

It’s strategy development time again, now Meat & Wool NZ (MWNZ) has announced how it intends to restructure itself to address the removal of wool from its activities and a seriously reduced operating budget. After the release of MAF’s report in June which proposed four scenarios, but deliberately no recommended course of action, MWNZ took responsibility for leading the strategy development process (more…)