Tyson Foods taps board member Dean Banks as new President

USA – Tyson Foods has announced that its board of directors has named independent director Dean Banks as the new president of the company, effective December 20, 2019. In his new role, Banks will oversee […]

Tyson Foods breaks ground on US$300m meat processing facility in US

USA – Tyson Foods has initiated construction of a US$300 million meat processing facility in Utah, USA to enable the company meet the growing demand of portioned and convenient meat product. The plant will be […]

Tyson Ventures invests in plant-based seafood producer New Wave Foods

USA – Tyson Ventures, the venture capital arm of Tyson Foods has invested in San Francisco-based producer of plant-based seafood alternatives, New Wave Foods. Founded by marine biologist Dominique Barnes and chief technology officer Michelle […]

Tyson Foods acquires stake in Brazilian poultry firm Grupo Vibra

BRAZIL – Tyson Food has reached an agreement to acquire a 40 percent stake in the foods division of Grupo Vibra, a Brazilian producer and exporter of poultry products, for an undisclosed sum. Once completed, […]

Tyson Foods builds new facility to boost automation and robotics efforts

USA – Tyson Foods has established a new state of the art facility in Arkansas, US, designed to help the company develop more automation and robotics for its food production plants. The Tyson Manufacturing Automation […]

Sara Lee to acquire Hostess Brands instore bakery business for US$65m

USA – Sara Lee Frozen Bakery, a Chicago headquarter leader in frozen bakery and dessert sector, has entered into an agreement with Hostess Brands to acquire Superior Cake Products in-store bakery business for US$65 million. […]

Tyson Foods adds two new flavors to Grabits chicken range

UK – Tyson Foods has unveiled two new flavor variants of its Grabits Chicken range in the UK to offer customers with flavorful products that are as well high in protein. The limited edition flavors: […]

Tyson Foods launches first plant-based products and new brand

USA – Tyson Foods has unveiled its first plant-based and blended products and a new brand called Raised & Rooted®, marking an entry into the growing alternative protein segment. Under the new brand, the company […]

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 […]