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08/28/2014
Tyson Foods and Hillshire Brands Complete Merger

Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) today announced the completion of its merger with The Hillshire Brands Company, a transaction that positions Tyson Foods as a clear leader in the prepared foods business. In connection with the merger, shares of Hillshire Brands common stock will be delisted and cease trading on the New York Stock Exchange and Chicago Stock Exchange before the opening of the respective markets on August 29, 2014.


08/27/2014
Tyson Foods Successfully Completes Tender Offer for The Hillshire Brands Company for $63.00 per Share in Cash
Tyson Foods, Inc. today announced the successful completion of Tyson’s tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Hillshire Brands for $63.00 per share in cash, without interest. The tender offer expired at 12:00 midnight (New York City time) at the end of August 27, 2014.

08/27/2014
Tyson and Hillshire Brands Reach Agreement with Department of Justice

Tyson Foods today announced that, in connection with the review of Tyson’s proposed acquisition of Hillshire Brands by the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice "DOJ", Tyson and Hillshire Brands have agreed with the DOJ upon a proposed settlement which has been filed today in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.  


08/27/2014
Tyson and Hillshire Brands Announce Expiration of the HSR Waiting Period

Tyson Foods today announced that, on August 27, 2014, in connection with Tyson's proposed acquisition of Hillshire Brands and the agreement with the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice announced earlier today, Tyson and Hillshire Brands entered into a Hold Separate Stipulation and Order with the Antitrust Division and agreed to comply with the terms of a proposed Final Judgement and to the entry thereof by the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.


08/26/2014
Tyson and Hillshire Brands Announce Extension of Tender Offer for Shares of Hillshire Brands

Tyson Foods has extended the offering period of its tender offer to buy all of the outstanding shares of Hillshire Brands common stock to Wednesday, August 27.


08/22/2014
Tyson Foods Sponsors Scholarship Competition
For the second year, the Animal Agriculture Alliance is pleased to welcome Tyson Foods, Inc. as a sponsor of its annual College Aggies Online (CAO) scholarship program. CAO, an agriculture advocacy scholarship competition, will launch September 8, 2014 for the sixth year.

08/19/2014
Tyson and Hillshire Brands Announce Extension of Tender Offer for Shares of Hillshire Brands
Tyson Foods has extended the offering period of its tender offer to buy all of the outstanding shares of Hillshire Brands common stock to Tuesday, August 26.

08/12/2014
Tyson and Hillshire Brands Announce Extension of Tender Offer for Shares of Hillshire Brands
Tyson Foods and Hillshire Brands announced today each has received a request from the U.S. Department of Justice for more information on the pending acquisition.

08/06/2014
Zemco Industries Voluntarily Recalls 2.5 lbs. Packages of Cavanaugh® Smoked Sausage
Zemco Industries has announced it is voluntarily recalling 2.5 pound packages of Cavanaugh® Smoked Sausage that were sold at Sam’s Club locations nationwide.

07/31/2014
Tyson Foods Marks 10 Years of Measuring Sustainability Progress
SPRINGDALE, Ark. (July 31, 2014) -- Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) is marking a decade of sustainability progress. The company, which has been measuring its corporate responsibility efforts since 2004, has released its latest sustainability report.

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