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08/16/2017
Tyson Foods to Expand Tennessee Poultry Operation

Tyson Foods (NYSE: TSN) will invest $84 million as part of its commitment to the continued success of its Union City, Tennessee poultry plant, company officials said today. More than 300 jobs will be created by the project, which is expected to be complete by mid- 2019.


08/08/2017
Strong 3rdQuarter Positions Tyson Foods for Record Year Expects High Single Digit EPS Growth in 2018

Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN), one of the world’s largest food companies and a recognized leader in protein with leading brands including Tyson®, Jimmy Dean®, Hillshire Farm®, Ball Park®, Wright®, Aidells®, ibp® and State Fair®, today reported third quarter earnings.


08/02/2017
Tyson Foods Streamlines Organization to Maximize Growth

Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) is streamlining its organization in support of a growth strategy announced earlier this year, the company reported today. The new structure is designed around the company’s segments of Beef, Pork, Chicken and Prepared Foods.


07/25/2017
Know Hunger Chicago Holds Snap Challenge With Chicago Urban League and Metropolitan Board

Tyson Foods, Inc. and Chicago Urban League participated in the KNOW Hunger Challenge over the weekend as part of the KNOW Hunger Chicago project to educate community leaders on the struggles Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients go through to feed themselves and their families.

The KNOW Hunger Challenge is an interactive event designed to increase hunger awareness and fight food insecurity by offering education about nutritional opportunities through SNAP and first-hand experience with the challenges families commonly face in a budgeted shopping experience. The experience hits close to home with the allowance for an average family using SNAP benefits of around $100 per week.


07/25/2017
Tyson Foods CEO Signs Pledge to Support Workplace Diversity and Inclusion

Tom Hayes, President and CEO of Tyson Foods, Inc., has joined CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion, a group of more than 250 CEOs who have committed themselves and the companies they lead to advance diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

By signing on to this pledge, Tyson Foods commits to take action to cultivate a workplace where diverse perspectives and experiences are welcomed and respected and where employees feel encouraged to discuss diversity and inclusion.


07/20/2017
Founder of Food Pantry Initiative Named a National Hero

SPRINGDALE, Ark. — July 20, 2017 — Tyson Foods, Inc. has recognized Jessica McClard, founder and operator of the nonprofit organization Little Free Pantry, for her outstanding efforts in creating an innovative and unique idea to feed people in need.


07/13/2017
Tyson Foods Awards Nearly 400 000 dollars to 17 Non Profit Partners

As part of Tyson Foods’ (NYSE: TSN) efforts to raise the world’s expectations for how much good food can do and its charitable focus on building healthier communities, healthier people and addressing food insecurity, the company announced today nearly $400,000 in community grants to 17 non-profit organizations in ten states.


07/06/2017
Tyson Foods to Invest 59 Million to Expand Pennsylvania Distribution Center

Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) is investing $59.7 million to expand its distribution center in Pottsville, Penn., a move that will add jobs, improve efficiency and support the company’s plans for growth.

The project, which will begin this summer, includes construction of a 164,000-square foot addition to the existing facility. The Pottsville distribution center currently serves retail and foodservice customers in the Northeast region, including Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. The expansion is expected to be completed in late 2018 and will add 114 jobs, bringing total employment at the distribution center to about 220.


06/24/2017
Tyson Foods Selects Chief Integration Officer

Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) has named a chief integration officer to support acquisitions that help drive the company’s strategic growth and raise the world’s expectations for how much good food can do.

George Chappelle, chief operating officer at AdvancePierre Foods, has been selected for the role. He will report directly to Tyson Foods President and CEO Tom Hayes and be a member of the company’s Enterprise Leadership Team.


06/22/2017
Tyson Convenience Releases Insights From National Survey To Help Retailers Attract Customers

With 29 percent of consumers saying they will drive more in June as compared to the previous month (2017 NACS Consumer Fuels), and U.S. gas prices at the lowest level for the summertime since 2005, convenience stores are ready to welcome a wave of consumers traveling near and far. In support of the summer season, Tyson Convenience today released results from a national consumer survey conducted with 1,000 U.S. adults aged 18+ to help retailers understand which prepared foods customers prefer for making their trip more enjoyable, regardless of the distance.


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