Tagged: tyson foods inc.

Kansas County Pulls Bid for Tyson Plant Amid Opposition

by Associated Press 12/7/2017 1:58 pm

The Kansas county that's home to Wichita has withdrawn its bid for a Tyson Foods chicken processing plant after weeks of public opposition.

Tyson Foods Names EVP, General Counsel

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/4/2017 1:49 pm

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale recently named Amy Tu executive vice president and general counsel, effective Dec. 11.

Tyson Foods Reports Record Annual EPS, Acquisition

by Marty Cook 11/13/2017 10:02 am

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale reported on Monday fiscal 2017 income of $1.77 billion, which the company said represented a record earnings per share of $5.31.

'Trump Bump' Benefits Arkansas Stockholders

by Gwen Moritz 11/6/2017 12:00 am

The “Trump Bump” has been very good for most of the 120 names on this year’s list of the state’s biggest stockholders, but the benefits have not been evenly shared.

Wal-Mart’s Marc Lore Blows Top Off Exec Compensation List

by Gwen Moritz 10/30/2017 12:00 am

The word “outlier” was invented to describe things like the top entry on this week’s list of the highest-paid executives employed by public companies in Arkansas.

Kansas Community Fights Tyson Foods Plant, Wins

by Associated Press 10/26/2017 7:50 am

Industry and state officials are a bit mystified that any community would turn away 1,600 jobs. Kansas is still trying to attract the Tyson Foods plant, but in another town.

Update: Tyson Responds to Letter Asking Company to Reduce Pollution

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 10/9/2017 9:55 am

The national "Clean It Up, Tyson!" Campaign announced Monday that Fayetteville will join its effort to hold Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale accountable for water pollution.

Tyson Foods Raises Fiscal Year Guidance, Will Cut 450 Jobs

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/28/2017 3:35 pm

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale, citing strong performance in its beef segment, raised its fiscal year guidance but also said it would cut 450 jobs as it integrates AdvancePierre Foods, which it purchased earlier this year.

Tyson Foods Pays $2.5M in Fish Kill Plea Deal

by Lance Turner 9/27/2017 1:39 pm

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale signs off on a $2.5 million plea agreement related to a pair of Clean Water Act violations at its processing plant in Monett, Missouri.

Report: County Commission in Kansas Rescinds $500M Pledge for Tyson Foods Plant

by Lance Turner 9/19/2017 1:24 pm

Tyson Foods' plans for a $320 million poultry processing plant in Tonganoxie, Kansas, have hit a snag.

Tyson Foods Commits to Food Sustainability

by Marty Cook 9/11/2017 12:00 am

Tyson Foods CEO Tom Hayes says his company’s commitment to creating a sustainable food program can help create a healthier environment, a healthier workforce and healthier animals.

Tyson Foods to Invest $320M in New Chicken Plant in Kansas

by Associated Press 9/5/2017 2:59 pm

Tyson Foods Inc. will invest $320 million in a new chicken-processing plant in northeastern Kansas employing 1,600 people.

Tyson Foods: SEC Ends Price-Fixing Look, Won't Discipline Company

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/25/2017 9:34 am

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale says the Securities and Exchange Commission has concluded its investigation into price-fixing allegations and doesn't intend to recommend an enforcement action.

Tyson Foods Opens $31M Incubation Technology Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/24/2017 9:50 am

Tyson Foods Inc. opened its Incubation Technology Center at the corner of East Huntsville Avenue and North Monitor Road in Springdale.

Tyson Foods to Expand Tennessee Plant, Add 300 Workers

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/16/2017 1:50 pm

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale says it will invest $84 million to expand its Union City, Tennessee poultry plant, a move the company said will add more than 300 jobs.

George's Inc. Names New Transportation VP

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/14/2017 10:49 am

George’s Inc. of Springdale announces that Bryan McDuffie has joined the company as vice president of transportation.

Tyson Foods' 3Q Net Income Beats Expectations

by Lance Turner 8/7/2017 6:50 am

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale reports net income of $447 million, down 7.6 percent from $484 million in the same quarter last year.

Tyson Foods Reorganizes Company Around Key Segments

by Lance Turner 8/2/2017 3:59 pm

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale, which earlier this year announced an overhaul of its leadership team, announces a new organizational structure around its key segments: beef, pork, chicken and prepared foods. The new org chart means two executives are leaving.

Court Blocks Former Tyson Manager from Joining Pilgrim's Pride

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/31/2017 12:00 am

A Washington County Circuit Court judge has blocked a former Tyson Foods Inc. plant manager from continuing to work for a competitor.

Judge Dismisses Tyson Shareholders Lawsuit

by Mark Friedman 7/28/2017 10:27 am

A U.S. District Court judge in Arkansas dismisses a shareholders lawsuit against Tyson Foods Inc. that sprang from allegations of a massive price-fixing conspiracy involving the Springdale meat producer and other companies.