Tyson Fresh Meats to invest US$300m in a new US food production plant

USA – Tyson Fresh Meats, a subsidiary of the global meat and poultry company, Tyson Foods has unveiled plans to invest US$300 million in a new food production plant in Utah State in the United […]

Tyson recalls chicken strip products on possible foreign matter contamination

USA – Tyson Foods is voluntarily recalling 11,829,517 (about 12 million pounds) pounds of frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strip products due to possible contamination with foreign matter, specifically pieces of metal. According to the U.S. Department […]

Tyson sells 6.5% stake in Beyond Meat ahead of IPO

USA – Tyson Foods has announced that it has sold its 6.5% stake in Beyond Meat ahead of the anticipated IPO filing that values the Los Angeles-based maker of plant-based meat substitutes at over US$1 […]

Tyson Ventures invests in US food safety testing firm Clear Labs

USA – Tyson Ventures, the investment arm of the American food company, Tyson Foods has invested in Clear Labs Inc., a US based food safety testing company as it seeks to drive innovations across its […]

Tyson Foods voluntarily recalls 69,093 pounds of chicken strips on possible metal contamination

USA – Tyson Foods has voluntarily recalled approximately 69,093 pounds of frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strip products on fears that they could possibly be contaminated with pieces of metal. After two consumers reported they found fragments […]

Tyson Foods in partnership to trace beef using DNA technology

USA – World’s leading meat and poultry processor, Tyson Foods has partnered with DNA diagnostics company, IdentiGEN to use DNA technology to trace beef back to the individual animal of origin. Tyson’s beef and pork […]

Tyson Foods recalls chicken nuggets on rubber contamination concerns

USA – Tyson Foods has announced a voluntary recall of 5-pound bags of Tyson Fully Cooked Panko Chicken Nuggets over concerns of possible contamination with small pieces of rubber. The company has recalled 36,420 pounds […]

Tyson Foods to acquire BRF’s European and Thai operations for US$340m

USA – The American food corporation, Tyson Foods has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire BRF SA’s operations in Thailand and Europe at a purchase price of US$340 million. The deal includes […]

Tyson Foods partners environment lobby to accelerate sustainable food production

USA – The American food processor, Tyson Foods and environmental advocacy group, EDF (Environmental Defence Fund) have launched a partnership to accelerate sustainable food production. The deal seeks to develop and deploy initiatives that will […]

Tyson Foods to buy Keystone Foods business Marfrig for US$2.16b

USA – Tyson Foods, Inc., an American multinational corporation, has announced it has reached a definitive agreement to buy the Keystone Foods business from Marfrig Global Foods for US$2.16 billion in cash. According to the […]