meat-packing business


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Noun1.meat-packing business - wholesale packaging of meat for future sale (including slaughtering and processing and distribution to retailers)meat-packing business - wholesale packaging of meat for future sale (including slaughtering and processing and distribution to retailers)
packaging - the business of packing; "his business is packaging for transport"
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He also ran the successful Curly Joe's restaurant chain, headed a short-lived meat-packing business in Calgary, and created a financial services conglomerate called Financial Trustco, which he relocated to Toronto from Calgary in 1986.
The effect on the meat-packing business has been significant, said Mark Dopp, senior vice president and general counsel to the American Meat Institute.
Huizar, whose father was a migrant farm worker and whose mother toiled in the meat-packing business, is the fourth Latino to serve as president in the district's 149-year history.