Aug 4 The Shanghai branch of China's Public
Security Bureau has detained six employees of the meat supplier
at the center of the country's latest food-safety scandal, the
supplier's U.S.-based parent company confirmed on Monday.
Police in China have detained employees of Shanghai Husi, a
unit of Illinois-based OSI Group Inc, "as part of the ongoing
governmental investigation into our company," OSI Group said in
Shanghai's chief of police and deputy mayor Bai Shaokang
told local radio in China that six executives of Shanghai Husi
had been taken into custody, Xinhua news agency reported on
OSI had supplied meat to fast food chains McDonald's Corp
and KFC parent Yum Brands Inc, among others.
(Reporting by Tom Polansek)