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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

Hillshire acquisition lifts Tyson results 5 May 2015

Katy Askew

Tyson Foods reported higher first-half earnings on the back of a jump in revenue at its prepared foods unit, where sales were lifted by last year's acquisition of Hillshire Brands.

Food industry quotes of week: Aryzta, Mondelez 2 Apr 2015

Hannah Abdulla

This week, bakery business Aryzta announced it was in talks to invest in French frozen food retailer Picard while the M&A rumour mill span with reports Mondelez International is considering selling its rights to the Philadelphia brand. Elsewhere, The Real Good Food Co. said it was exploring options for its under-performing sugar business Napier Brown.

Tyson to close poultry plant in US 31 Mar 2015

Dean Best

Tyson Foods is to shut a poultry plant - and reduce production at a second site - in the US state of Georgia in a bid to improve efficiency.

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.

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

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Global Top 10 Food Companies: Company Guide

Global Top 10 Food Companies: Company Guide

Synopsis The Canadean Global Top 10 Food Companies: Company Guide is a crucial resource for anyone looking to gain information on the top companies in the global food industry. Detailed company profil...

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