Awards

Awards inspire us to be better every day.

Company

2022 – Tyson Foods honored with "Global Supplier of the Year" award

2017-2022 — FORTUNE World’s Most Admired Companies #1 in Food Production

2017 – Tyson CEO Awarded "Food Executive of the Year" by Dive

2017, 2016 – Tyson Foods listed in Human Rights Campaign's 100% rating "Corporate Equality Index"

2016 – Tyson President / CEO listed in "25 Future Icons" by National Provisioner

2015 – Tyson Foods listed in Human Rights Campaign's "Corporate Equality Index"

2015 – Tyson Foods Makes the "100 Best Corporate Citizens" List

2015 – Tyson Foods honored with "Outstanding Veteran Employer" award

2015 – Tyson Foods Named Leading Company in Faith Equality Index

2014 – Tyson Foods & CEO honored with Knowlton Award

2013 – Tyson Foods Honored at New York Women’s Forum for Diversity of Board of Directors

2011 – Tyson Foods honored for hiring the disabled

 

We Care

2021 — #4 for Religious Inclusion—Corporate  Religious Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Index

2020 — #2 (tied) for Religious Inclusion—Corporate  Religious Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Index

2020 — “Winning” Company for Gender Diverse Board Women on Boards

2016 –  Meals That Matter Hero "KNOW Hunger: Queen Lola Feeds Austin" video receives a Telly Award

2013 – Tyson Foods Honored With Edward C. Jones Community Service Award

2011 – Tyson Foods Honored at White House for Military, Veterans Support

2011 – Tyson Foods Honored For "Acting Out Against Hunger"

 

Responsible Food

2022 — 44 Tyson Foods Plants Receive North American Meat Institute’s Environmental Recognition Awards

2022 — USDA and EPA welcomed Tyson Foods to the U.S. Food Loss and Waste 2030 Champions, for improving inventory management and supply planning as well as composting and donating wholesome food.

2021 — Clean Water Award U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (Nashville, AR and Berryville, AR plants)

2020 — #29 in Newsweek’s annual list of America’s Most Responsible Companies, and #4 in Consumer Goods Category

2020 — Clean Water Award U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (New Holland, PA and Robards, KY plants)

2019 — Innovative Partnership Certificate for our work with Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) Center for Climate and Energy Solutions and The Climate Registry

2016 – Tyson Foods listed in Newsweek Green Rankings

2016 – Top Green Provider by Food Logistics

2015 – Tyson Fresh Meats, Lexington - gold Safety Award

2015 – Tyson Fresh Meats, Dakota City - silver Safety Award

2015 – Tyson Fresh Meats, Lexington, NE - The George W. Burke, Jr. Award.

2015 – Tyson Fresh Meats, Lexington and Dakota City - Scott Wilbur Award

2014 – Tyson Fresh Meats, Lexington and Dakota City - Scott Wilbur Award

2014 – Tyson Fresh Meats, Lexington - gold Safety Award

2014 – Tyson Fresh Meats, Dakota City - silver Safety Award

2014 – Refrigerated & Frozen Foods honors Tyson Foods for its continuous sustainable efforts and achievements

2014 – US POULTRY Recognizes Tyson Foods with Clean Water Awards

2013 – Tyson Foods’ Cumming, Georgia, poultry processing plant won the Georgia Association of Water Professionals Platinum Award

2013 – Tyson Foods’ Holland Complex receives Environmental Award

2012 – Tyson Foods received Environmental Recognition Awards from the American Meat Institute Foundation

2012 – Tyson Foods' corporate responsibility garners nod from Arkansas Wildlife Federation

2010 – Tyson Foods' receives the Egg Association’s Clean Water Award

2010 – Tyson Foods’ Dallas Prepared Foods facility received the Blue Thumb Award for the tenth year in a row

 

Innovation

2022 — Tyson Foods wins two prestigious Food and Beverage (FABI) Awards from the National Restaurant Award Show

2017 – Food Processing Magazine – R&D Team of the Year

2017 – Prepared Foods Magazine – Spirit of Innovation Award

2016 – Tyson Foods receives "Spirit of Innovation" award in the "Most Disruptive / Interesting New Product" category

2016 – Tyson Foods’ Cornish Hen Plant, (Springdale, AR) receives Safety Award

2016 – Tyson Chicken Sandwich won CSNews "Best New Products"

2016 – Ball Park Flame Grilled Jerky won CSP "Best New Product"

2016 – Hillshire Snacking Small Plates won CSP "Best New Product"

2015 – PRSA Silver Anvil Award for Social Media Activation at the FFA Convention #myAgStory @TysonFoods

2015 – Jimmy Dean Blazin’ Hot Breakfast Sandwiches CSNews "Best New Products"

2015 – Jimmy Dean Blazin’ Hot Breakfast Sandwiches CSP "Best New Product"

2015 – Tyson Foods Wins IAFP's prestigious Black Pearl Award

 

Loved Brands

2021 – Korea, Thailand and Netherlands Teams Win Top Supplier Awards

2021 – People Magazine Food Awards 2021: The Best Supermarket Products of the Year - Tyson Chicken, Ball Park Nacho Cheese Franks, Hillshire Farm Fresh Sausage

2021 – Allrecipes Community Choice Awards: Favorite Quick Meals – Jimmy Dean Fresh Roll Sausage, Hillshire Farm Smoked Sausage

2021 – Allrecipes Community Choice Awards: Favorite Freezer Foods - Jimmy Dean Heat n' Serve Sausage, Jimmy Dean Sausage, Egg & Cheese Croissant Sandwich

2016 – Supplier of the Year by Boston Pizza

2016 – Tyson Chicken Sandwich won CSD Consumer Choice Award

2016 – Ball Park Flame Grilled Jerky won CSD Consumer Choice

2016 – Hillshire Snacking Small Plates won CSD Consumer Choice Award

2010 – McDonald’s USA names Tyson Foods, U.S. Supplier of the Year

 

Honorable Mention

2016 – PBS Award for documentary film re: Tyson Foods’ corporate Chaplain Program receives prestigious Gabriel Award for "best in artistic, creative and inspirational media presentations"

2010 – Wilkesboro, NC, poultry received the Honorable Mention Award from U.S.

 

Team Members

2022 – Senior Director of Animal Wellbeing won the Lamplighter Award of the U.S. Poultry & Egg Association, which pays tribute to individuals for sustained and exemplary service to the industry