Search

View News Releases For Year of

04/20/2017
Tyson Foods Names Justin Whitmore as First Chief Sustainability Officer
SPRINGDALE, Ark., April 20, 2017 –Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) today announced the appointment of Justin Whitmore to the newly-created role of Chief Sustainability Officer. This follows Tyson’s recent introduction of a new purpose and strategy that place sustainability at the center of the company’s future plans.

04/13/2017
Tyson Foods Partners with Bimbo Bakeries USA Hugg and Hall to Enhance Disaster Relief Response

Tyson Foods, Inc. announced today it’s partnering with Bimbo Bakeries USA and Hugg & Hall Equipment Co. to enhance the company’s Meals that Matter® disaster relief response capabilities. The companies will collaborate to bring assistance to disaster victims and aid workers.

Since 2012, Tyson has used a custom 53-foot semi-trailer with enough refrigerated space to store up to 20,000 pounds of product for initial disaster response, and dry storage to transport supplies to set up feeding sites and support for Tyson cook teams.

As a disaster relief partner, Bimbo Bakeries USA will supply Tyson cook teams with bread, bun and roll products, as the protein primarily served on deployments is in the form of handheld sandwiches. 


04/12/2017
Tyson Foods Promotes Doug Ramsey to President, Poultry Operations

Tyson Foods, Inc.’s chief operations officer, Noel White, recently announced the promotion of Doug Ramsey to president of Poultry Operations, overseeing the company’s poultry business units. Ramsey succeeds White, who was promoted to chief operations officer in February.

Ramsey had previously served as a senior vice president in the Poultry business unit, managing a portion of the business which included servicing key foodservice national accounts, retail fully cooked Tyson branded products and the school lunch program.   



04/04/2017
Ball Park® Brand Removes Added Nitrites and Nitrates from Its Beef Hot Dogs; Eliminates By-Products and Added Fillers from Meat Line
Ball Park® brand gives hot dog enthusiasts more reasons to grill out this summer. Today, the maker of America’s number one selling beef hot dog* announced it has removed added nitrites and nitrates** from all Ball Park beef hot dogs, and eliminated by-products and added fillers from its meat line.

03/27/2017
Tyson Foods Names Scott Stillwell Senior Vice President, Food Safety and Quality Assurance
Tyson Foods announced today that Dr. Scott Stillwell has been promoted to senior vice president, Food Safety and Quality Assurance (FSQA).

In this role, Dr. Stillwell will provide strategic leadership, direction and guidance for Tyson Foods’ global FSQA discipline, and oversee the company’s commitment to safety and quality for all Tyson Foods products.

03/15/2017
Tyson Foods Appoints Karen Diefendorf as Director of Chaplain Services
A former military chaplain with more than 33 years of experience in ministry has been named director of chaplain services at Tyson Foods.

Karen Diefendorf will lead and direct Tyson Foods’ chaplaincy program, which includes more than 90 chaplains who provide pastoral care, counseling and support to team members at many of the company’s plant and office locations. 

03/01/2017
Jimmy Dean™ Brand Unveils Stuffed Hash Browns, A Breakfast “Day-Changer”

Breakfast will never be the same. For anyone who has mulled over a boring bowl of oatmeal or cereal and envisioned more, Jimmy Dean brand unveils the next breakfast breakthrough – Jimmy Dean Stuffed Hash Browns. Stuffed full of delicious meat and cheese, the innovative product wraps all the goodness consumers love into a portable, ready-in-minutes, ultra-crispy potato hash brown. It’s hash browns – reinvented.

Thanks to state-of-the-art crisping sleeve technology, Jimmy Dean Stuffed Hash Browns are crispy right out of the microwave. The technology, coupled with delicious flavor varieties, is changing the way consumers enjoy hash browns, where soggy has long been the standard.



02/27/2017
Sauer Resigns from Tyson Foods’ Board

Tyson Foods, Inc. today announced that Brad Sauer has decided to step down from the Board of Directors after nine years of service.



02/21/2017
Tyson Foods' New Leaders Position Company for Future Growth

Tyson Foods (NYSE: TSN) President and CEO Tom Hayes today outlined his vision for how the company will shape the future of food. Speaking at the 2017 Consumer Analyst Group of New York (CAGNY) Conference along with Sally Grimes, president of Tyson's retail business, Hayes said the company is strong today and will lead for tomorrow by growing its portfolio of protein-packed brands and delivering sustainable food at scale.


02/16/2017
Tyson Foods Tops FORTUNE World's Most Admired List for Food Production

Tyson Foods, Inc. was recognized today by Fortune magazine as No. 1 on the World’s Most Admired Companies list in the Food Production segment, moving up four places from the company’s 2016 ranking.

“We’re extremely proud of the work we’ve done, but I can tell you that we’re just getting started,” said Tom Hayes, president and chief executive officer of Tyson Foods. “We’ll use this momentum to drive positive change and continue to position the company for future growth.”


Displaying 31 to 40 of 45
Results Per Page:

FOR JOURNALISTS

Email: TysonFoodsPR@Tyson.com

Call: 479-290-6397