Beef Products Inc. will face a steep climb in its “pink slime” defamation lawsuit against ABC News as the South Dakota-based meat processor works to rebuild its public image, legal experts say.
Beef Products Inc. has filed a defamation lawsuit against ABC News for its coverage of a meat product that critics dubbed “pink slime,” alleging the network misled consumers to believe the product is unhealthy and unsafe.
The Texas Agriculture Commissioner has joined a growing choir of voices bemoaning the public outcry against the processed ground beef product known as “pink slime.”
Beef Products will close processing plants in three states this month because of the controversy surrounding its meat product that critics have dubbed “pink slime.”
Some processors plan on labeling beef containing the meat product known as “pink slime” in hopes that this will restore consumer confidence.
The main producer of the lean beef trimmings that critics call “pink slime” donated more than $800,000 to political candidates over the past decade.
The main producer of the lean beef trimmings that critics call “pink slime” continues to have the support of the community where the company is based.
The main producer of ‘pink slime’ and the politicians defending the company will have a hard time persuading consumers to accept the product.
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad and U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack say they are launching a campaign against “misinformation” about a beef product known as pink slime.