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10/01/2014
Sara Lee Foodservice Introduces Hillshire Farm® American & Ethnic Sausage Menu Guide App
CHICAGO (October 1, 2014) – Sara Lee Foodservice announced today that the free Hillshire Farm® American & Ethnic Sausage Menu Guide app is available for download.

09/30/2014
Tyson Foods Donates $150,000 to Forest, Mississippi for City Development

Tyson Foods, Inc. presented a $150,000 check to help build a splash pad in Forest, Mississippi.


09/29/2014
Tyson Foods, University of Tulsa and Lift Up America Fight Hunger in Eastern Oklahoma
Lift Up America, The University of Tulsa and Tyson Foods, Inc., donated 30,000 pounds of protein to more than 65 Partner Programs through the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma.

09/10/2014
Tyson Foods Donates Truckload of Chicken to New Jersey Food Bank

The Community FoodBank of New Jersey supports over 1,200 charitable food programs throughout the state, touching roughly 900,000 people in need of emergency food assistance annually.


09/08/2014
New Jimmy Dean® Brand Marketing Campaign Delivers Bits of Brightness to Launch New Frozen Lunch and Dinner Offerings

360 Degree Marketing Campaign Revolves Around the Sun-from Iconic Jimmy Dean brand Sun Character and World's First Solar-Powered GIFS to Calling on Fans to Share Their Shadow Selfie.


09/04/2014
Merger With Hillshire Moves Tyson Forward Faster

A week after Tyson Foods, Inc. completed its merger with The Hillshire Brands Company, Tyson President and Chief Executive Officer Donnie Smith told investors the process for combining the two companies is well underway.


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.


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