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Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (PPC)

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Pilgrim's Pride Corporation
1770 Promontory Circle
Greeley, CO 80634-9038
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Phone: 970-506-8000

Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Consumer Goods
Industry:Meat Products
Full Time Employees:35,400

Business Summary 

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation is engaged in the production, processing, marketing, and distribution of fresh, frozen, and value-added chicken products to retailers, distributors, and foodservice operators in the United States, Mexico, and Puerto Rico. It offers fresh chicken products comprising refrigerated (nonfrozen) whole or cut-up chicken; and pre-marinated or non-marinated, and prepackaged chicken in various combinations of refrigerated whole chickens and chicken parts. The company also provides prepared chicken products, such as portion-controlled breast fillets, tenderloins and strips, delicatessen products, salads, formed nuggets and patties, and bone-in chicken parts. In addition, it exports whole chickens and chicken parts to approximately 100 countries. Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation sells its products to foodservice market, including chain restaurants, food processors, broad-line distributors, and other institutions; and retail market customers that primarily include grocery store chains, wholesale clubs, and other retail distributors. The company was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Greeley, Colorado. As of December 28, 2009, Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation operates as a subsidiary of JBS USA Holdings, Inc.

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Corporate Governance 
Pilgrim's Pride Corporation’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Nov 1, 2014 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 8.
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Key Executives 
Mr. William W. Lovette , 54
Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director and Member of JBS Nominating Committee
Mr. Fabio Sandri , 42
Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer
James J. Miner Ph.D., 84
Sr. VP of Technical Services
Mr. Douglas W. Schult , 55
Sr. VP of HR
Mr. William K. Snyder , 55
Chief Restructuring Officer
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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