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Tyson takes own route in alternative protein with new brand Raised & Rooted

13 Jun 2019

US meat giant Tyson Foods is seeking to appeal to traditional meat lovers and proponents of plant-based alternatives with the introduction of a new brand. 

Eyeing alternatives - meat companies with stakes in meat-free

13 Jun 2019

With plant-based products growing in popularity and investment in lab-created products on the rise, we present a guide on how meat manufacturers are investing in the area.

Big Food's stake in the future - in-house venture-capital funds 

13 Jun 2019

just-food presents a guide to some of the main in-house venture capital funds operated by major food businesses. 

The edible upcycling opportunity

3 Jun 2019

Waste is a hot issue taxing minds in food-industry boardrooms. US columnist Victor Martino digs into the growing interest in upcycling - turning food waste into products.

Tyson Foods appoints Noelle O'Mara to newly-created CMO role

31 May 2019

US meat heavyweight Tyson Foods has created the new position of chief marketing officer and has appointed an experienced marketeer in the role.

Hatching new ideas - Big Food's incubator and accelerator programmes

28 May 2019

Our guide to some of the main incubators and accelerators operated by major food manufacturers as they look to tap into some of the consumer trends shaping demand.

Tyson Foods said to be eyeing China via planned plant in Kazakhstan

23 May 2019

Tyson Foods is said to be planning to set up a new beef processing plant in Asia to provide the US meat giant with greater access to a key export market.

Tyson Foods to plough $300m into new Utah processing plant, creating 800 jobs

10 May 2019

A business unit of US meat giant Tyson Foods plans to build a new meat-processing plant in the state of Utah.

Tyson Foods sees opportunity from China swine fever but warns of risk to US

7 May 2019

US meat heavyweight Tyson Foods has discussed China's African swine fever woes and assessed the likelihood that the disease could reach America.

Tyson, JBS hit with beef prices lawsuit

25 Apr 2019

Beef processors including Tyson Foods and JBS have been hit with a lawsuit alleging they violated US anti-trust laws.

Tyson exits Beyond Meat roster ahead of IPO

25 Apr 2019

Tyson Foods has decided to sell its shares in Beyond Meat ahead of the IPO of the US-based meat-alternatives business.

Tyson Foods invests in US food safety firm Clear Labs

15 Apr 2019

US meat giant Tyson Foods has taken a stake in a California-based food safety business through its in-house venture arm.

Nestle 'steps up efforts to sell Herta meats unit'

11 Apr 2019

Nestlé is reportedly stepping up efforts to sell its Herta meats business after the Swiss food giant was said to have hired bankers in February to arrange the disposal. 

US manufacturer CTI Foods brings in new CEO, reveals Chapter 11 restructuring plan

11 Mar 2019

CTI Foods, a US manufacturer, has named a new chief executive officer after revealing details of a Chapter 11 financial restructuring plan.

USDA acts following increase in recalls of meat products containing foreign objects

6 Mar 2019

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) is to take action after a seeing an increase in recalls of meat and poultry products containing metal, plastic and other foreign materials.

Tyson buys BRF's European, Thai assets

7 Feb 2019

Tyson Foods, the US meat titan, has made another acquisition to give a boost to its overseas operations.

Tyson Foods 'holds talks to buy US poultry peer Foster Farms'

5 Feb 2019

Tyson Foods, the largest meat processor in the US, has held discussions on the possible takeover of a sizeable peer in its domestic market.

Kellogg, Tyson take part in MycoTechnology's latest funding round

30 Jan 2019

US-based MycoTechnology has secured another round of funding from a group of investors to fund its expansion plans.

Tyson links up with environmental specialist EDF on sustainability

15 Jan 2019

US meat giant Tyson Foods has launched a partnership with a non-profit organisation in an attempt to accelerate its sustainability initiatives.

US meat snacks category deep-dive, part two - a healthy outlook

6 Dec 2018

In part two of this feature, Andy Coyne looks at how Big Food has reacted to disruption in the US beef jerky category and at the prospects for the wider meat snacks market.

Tyson linked with move for BRF international assets

26 Nov 2018

A US-based rival is reportedly a potential buyer for Thai and European assets of Brazilian meat giant BRF.

Tyson Foods CEO 'eyes overseas acquisitions'

8 Nov 2018

Noel White, the recently-installed CEO at Tyson Foods, has given an indication of where the US meat giant could look to make acquisitions.

Beyond Meat 'planning to make stock market bow'

18 Oct 2018

US vegan food business Beyond Meat is planning an initial public offering (IPO), according to media reports in the country.

Tyson Foods names Noel White as new CEO as Tom Hayes steps down

17 Sep 2018

US protein giant Tyson Foods has promoted Noel White to the role of CEO of the business to replace Tom Hayes.

August adds to M&A volume growth in 2018 - data

7 Sep 2018

Tyson Foods' move for US protein supplier Keystone Foods was the pick of the M&A transactions announced in August, which contributed to the rise in activity seen in 2018 so far.

TNT Crust brings in new chief executive following Peak Rock Capital takeover

5 Sep 2018

US-based pizza crust maker TNT Crust has appointed Scott McNair as chief executive and has also brought in a new CFO following the sale of the business to private-equity firm Peak Rock Capital.

Tyson Foods taps Asia "high-growth" markets with Keystone Foods deal

20 Aug 2018

US meat giant Tyson Foods emerged as the winner in the bidding for Keystone Foods, a supplier of burgers and chicken nuggets to foodservice and retail outlets with annual revenues of US$2.5bn.

Marfrig confirms Keystone sale to Tyson Foods for $2.4bn

20 Aug 2018

Brazil's Marfrig Global Foods confirmed today (20 August) that US-based Tyson Foods has acquired its subsidiary Keystone Foods for US$2.4bn.

Tyson 'buys Keystone Foods from Marfrig'

17 Aug 2018

Tyson Foods has reportedly won the race to buy Keystone Foods from Brazil-based Marfrig Global Foods.

Tyson Foods 'wins Pentagon beef contracts worth more than $700m'

17 Aug 2018

A unit of Tyson Foods has reportedly won two contracts worth more than US$700m to supply fresh beef and frozen ground beef to the US Pentagon.





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