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Business, Top 100

Tyson Foods’ Earnings Beat Estimates on Soaring Meat Prices

Tyson Foods’ Earnings Beat Estimates on Soaring Meat Prices A truck hauls a Tyson Foods trailer on I-65 in Sellersburg, Ind. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Tyson Foods Inc., the top U.S. meat company by sales, reported better-than-expected earnings as surging prices for beef and chicken helped to offset a decline in volumes amid a tight labor market.

Michael Hirtzer | Bloomberg News
November 15, 2021
Government, Business

White House Blasts Meatpackers for Grocery ‘Profiteering’

White House Blasts Meatpackers for Grocery ‘Profiteering’ Pilgrim's Pride along with several other meatpacking companies are under scrutiny by the White House. (Mario Villafuerte/Bloomberg News)

The Biden administration is taking aim at major meatpackers, charging that “pandemic profiteering” is squeezing consumers and farmers alike, with a few companies that dominate the industry raking in record profits.

September 9, 2021
Business, Top 100

Tyson Earnings Top Estimates on Beef Demand

Tyson Foods truck Capital Area Food Bank of Texas

Tyson Foods Inc., the biggest U.S. meat company, reported better-than-expected fiscal second-quarter earnings and raised its sales forecast as beef markets strengthen and the company increases prices to pass through higher costs.

Michael Hirtzer | Bloomberg News
May 10, 2021
Business, Logistics

George’s Taps Tyson Foods Executive Bryan McDuffie to Head Transportation Unit

George's truck George's Inc.

Bryan McDuffie, a top transportation executive at Tyson Foods, has been named vice president of transportation at George’s Inc., one of the nation’s largest privately owned poultry processing firms.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
September 5, 2017
Business

Tyson Bids $6.2 Billion for Hillshire

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Tyson Foods Inc. made an unsolicited $6.2 billion offer to buy Hillshire Brands Co., trumping a competing bid from Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. of $6.1 billion.

May 29, 2014