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The just-food interview - Brasil Foods 28 May 2010

Michelle Russell

The creation of Brasil Foods, one of the world's largest meat groups, from Brazil's Perdigao and Sadia, was a rare mega-merger in 2009, when the global crash hit M&A. However, the deal is yet to win complete regulatory approval and, although parts of Perdigao and Sadia are operating together, Brasil Foods is yet to reap the rewards of the merger. In this month's just-food interview, Michelle Russell speaks to Brasil Foods CFO Leopoldo Saboya about the prospects for the business.


The just-food interview - James Rice, Tyson Foods 24 Oct 2008

Dominique Patton

US-based meat groups have had a tough time of late amid soaring feed costs and weak domestic demand. However, Tyson Foods, the country's largest processor, has seemed better equipped to weather the storm - not least because of its international ventures. One of the company's key markets is China. In this month's just-food interview, Dominique Patton spoke with James Rice, vice president and country manager of Tyson's Chinese business, about the company's ambitions in the East.

Latest News

Tyson hails "great" Q1 as sales, earnings rise 30 Jan 2015

Katy Askew

Tyson Foods said it made a "great" start to the year, as sales and earnings rose in the wake of its acquisition of Hillshire Brands.


Tyson switches foodservice plant to retail supply 27 Jan 2015

Dean Best

US meat group Tyson Foods has decided to switch production at a domestic site from serving foodservice suppliers to supplying retailers.


Food industry quotes of week: Unilever, Lifeway 23 Jan 2015

Hannah Abdulla

Unilever revealed its 2014 results this week and revealed its food sales fell last year, prompting CEO Paul Polman to admitted the Flora and Becel maker had lagged the change in how consumers viewed spreads. Elsewhere, Lifeway Foods CEO, Julie Smolyansky, insisted the business is not for sale.


Tyson ordered to pay US$530,000 over waste water 21 Jan 2015

Hannah Abdulla

Tyson Foods has been ordered to pay out more than US$530,000 over a waste incident last May said to have resulted in the death of tens of thousands of fish.


Tyson expands capacity at Kansas site 2 Jan 2015

Katy Askew

Tyson Foods has invested US$3m to create an additional line at its processed food production facility in Emporia, Kansas.

Latest blogs

Hillshire CEO Connolly bids farewell as Tyson sale sealed 29 Aug 2014

Hannah Abdulla

Tyson Foods has completed its US$8.55bn acquisition of Hillshire Brands, with shares in the Jimmy Dean sausage maker delisted before the market opened today (29 August) - and its CEO leaving the business.

Company research

Tyson Foods, Inc. - Strategy and SWOT Report

Tyson Foods, Inc. - Strategy and SWOT Report

Tyson Foods, Inc. - Strategy and SWOT Report, is a source of comprehensive company data and information. The report covers the company’s structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service offeri...

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Tyson Foods, Inc. - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investment Report

Tyson Foods, Inc. - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnershi

Project Synopsis: MarketLine's Company Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investments reports offer a comprehensive breakdown of the organic and inorganic growth activity unde...

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Tyson Foods, Inc. : Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Profile, SWOT & Financial Report

Tyson Foods, Inc. : Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Profil

Synopsis Canadean's "Tyson Foods, Inc. : Consumer Packaged Goods - Company Profile, SWOT & Financial Report" contains in depth information and data about the company and its operations. The profile co...

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