Tagged: tyson foods inc.

Tyson Foods' 4Q Profit Beats Expectations, But Revenue Misses

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/13/2018 9:57 am

Record beef income helped push Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale to fiscal fourth-quarter profit that beat analysts' expectations, but revenue for the publicly traded meat processor fell short.

The Full Monte: Suits Cite Spiral of Abuse

by Mark Friedman 11/5/2018 12:00 am

Monte Johnston was a successful Springdale businessman with several lucrative companies, a wife and four daughters, a big house and write-ups in local publications. But in 2015, his life started falling apart, personally and professionally.

Courtney Goodson Sues Again to Stop Outside Attack Ads

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/26/2018 7:31 am

Arkansas Supreme Court Justice Courtney Goodson sues to block a Washington-based conservative group's attack ads and mailers.

Group Spends $1.1M Against Courtney Goodson

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/25/2018 6:45 am

A Washington-based group says it's spent $1.1 million so far this fall on mailers and TV ads in the race to oust a Supreme Court justice in Arkansas, including a new spot similar to one by another group that a state judge temporarily blocked from airing earlier this year.

Tyson Founder, Warren Stephens to Join Arkansas Business Hall of Fame

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/10/2018 10:19 am

The late founder of Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale and the CEO of Stephens Inc. of Little Rock are among the latest inductees to the University of Arkansas' Arkansas Business Hall of Fame.

Update: Noel White Named Tyson Foods CEO as Tom Hayes Departs

by Lance Turner and Marty Cook 9/17/2018 7:05 am

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale says that Noel White, formerly group president of beef, pork and international, has been named president and CEO effective Sept. 30. White, who will also join the board of directors, will succeed Tom Hayes, who the company said is stepping down for personal reasons.

Karen Knutson to Lead Government Affairs for Tyson Foods

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/7/2018 11:04 am

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale this week named Karen Knutson to lead all government relations activities for the publicly traded meat processor.

Northwest Arkansas’ Task? Working on Good Problems

by Marty Cook 8/27/2018 12:00 am

As the growth spree in northwest Arkansas rolls on, worries like scarce housing and infrastructure arise.

Tyson Foods to Buy Keystone for $2.16B Cash

by Lance Turner 8/20/2018 6:43 am

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale announced Monday that it will buy the Keystone Foods business from Marfrig Global Foods of São Paulo, Brazil, for $2.16 billion in cash.

Tyson Foods To Sell TNT Crust

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/10/2018 8:56 am

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale announced Friday that it will sell its pizza crust business, TNT Crust, to an affiliate of private equity firm Peak Rock Capital of Austin, Texas.

Former Tyson CFO Dennis Leatherby Dies

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/8/2018 11:27 am

Dennis Leatherby, Tyson Foods Inc.'s longtime CFO who retired in April, died Monday. He was 58.

Tyson Foods' 3Q Profit Beats Expectations

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/6/2018 10:53 am

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale reports fiscal third-quarter profit of $541 million, up from $447 million in the same quarter last year and well ahead of analysts' expectations.

Tyson Foods' Outlook Dims Amid 'Uncertainty in Trade,' 'Increased Tariffs'

by Lance Turner 7/30/2018 7:12 am

Citing "uncertainty in trade policies and increased tariffs negatively impacting" chicken and pork prices, Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale revises its 2018 adjusted earnings downward.

Driver Dearth Means Higher Freight Prices

by Marty Cook 7/2/2018 12:00 am

Things are getting really tight for American trucking companies. That means things are going to get more expensive for everyone else, too.

Lawsuit Alleges Hormel, Tyson, Others Inflated Pork Prices

by Associated Press 6/29/2018 7:23 am

A federal lawsuit alleges Hormel Foods Corp., Tyson Foods Inc. and other companies colluded to inflate consumer pork prices on such popular products as Ball Park Franks, Spam and Nathan's Famous.

Duke Replaces Duke at Capital Bank

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/18/2018 12:00 am

There’s a new face in the president’s office at Capital Bank of Little Rock. Actually, it’s pretty much like the previous face.

Springdale Hopes to Maintain New Momentum Downtown

by Marty Cook 6/18/2018 12:00 am

Springdale hopes to build on recent efforts to reinvigorate its downtown.

Tyson Foods Recalls Breaded Chicken Over Plastic Contamination

by Associated Press 6/11/2018 6:50 am

The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Tyson Foods is recalling more than 3,000 pounds of frozen chicken following the discovery of pieces of plastic in the chicken's breading ingredients.

Robert George Leaves Tyson For Friday Firm

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/11/2018 12:00 am

Robert W. George has been hired as senior counsel by Friday Eldredge & Clark LLP at the firm’s Rogers office, where he will specialize in commercial litigation.

Former Tyson Exec Joins Friday Eldredge & Clark

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/5/2018 11:59 am

Friday Eldredge & Clark LLP announced Monday that Robert George has joined the firm as senior counsel in its commercial litigation practice.