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Latest Interviews

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 Foods to add warehouse at US beef plant 19 Mar 2015

Dean Best

Tyson Foods is to spend US$47m on a new warehouse at a beef plant in the US state of Nebraska.


CAGE 2015: Tyson highlights snacking NPD plans 18 Mar 2015

Dean Best

Tyson Foods is to expand its snacks portfolio in the US - including a launch into beef jerky - in a bid to further grow its sales of packaged brands.


Tyson Foods confident on prospects in US frozen 18 Mar 2015

Dean Best

Tyson Foods has expressed confidence it can grow its business in the US frozen food sector, a category in the spotlight amid Nestle's continued challenges in the market.


Food industry quotes of week: Quorn, R&R, Tyson 13 Mar 2015

Hannah Abdulla

Quorn Foods was in the M&A spotlight this week with speculation WhiteWave Foods had held talks to buy the meat-free business. We spoke to Quorn CEO Kevin Brennan to find out more. Elsewhere, Nestle sold its South African ice cream assets to R&R Ice Cream, while in New Zealand, dairy groups moved to reassure consumers their infant formula products were safe following poison threats. In the US, shares in some poultry firms including Tyson Foods and Sanderson Farms plunged after reports of suspected bird flu on an Arkansas farm.


UPDATE: Tyson, Sanderson cool bird flu fears 12 Mar 2015

Hannah Abdulla

Tyson Foods and Sanderson Farms have responded to reports of suspected bird flu on a farm in Arkansas, insisting they have appropriate security measures in place.

Latest blogs

just-food at CAGE 15 Mar 2015

Dean Best

Nestle, Danone, Kerry Group and Tyson Foods are among the multinational consumer goods manufacturers presenting next week at the Consumer Analyst Group of Europe conference in London - of which just-food and sister site just-drinks.com are the exclusive media partners.


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

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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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