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09/05/2017
Strong Chicken Demand Prompts Tyson Foods to Expand Production

In response to strong consumer demand for chicken, Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) today announced plans to build a $320 million poultry complex in eastern Kansas.

The company will construct a processing plant, hatchery and feed mill near the city of Tonganoxie, in Leavenworth County, which will employ approximately 1,600 people and contract with northeast Kansas farmers and ranchers to raise chickens. The operation, currently scheduled to begin production in mid-2019, will produce pre-packaged trays of fresh chicken for retail grocery stores nationwide.


08/30/2017
Tyson Foods Deploys Disaster Relief Operations to Houston

In response to historic flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, Tyson Foods will send teams to prepare meals for those affected by and responding to the disaster. A cook site will be set up at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds in Conroe, Texas, and free, hot meals will be provided onsite beginning at 11 a.m. Friday morning for anyone who is in need. In addition, a distribution network will be established with local authorities and disaster relief organizations to deliver meals to flood victims in the Houston metro area.


08/23/2017
Tyson Foods Incubation Technology Center Set to Begin Operating

Tyson Foods (NYSE: TSN) today officially opened its Incubation Technology Center, located at the corner of East Huntsville Avenue and North Monitor Road in east Springdale. The 75,000 square-foot center, which has been under construction for about a year, will supply chicks for its northwest Arkansas broiler chicken and Cornish hen operations.


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
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.


07/25/2017
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.


07/20/2017
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.


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