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    Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (PPC)

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    Pilgrim's Pride Corporation
    1770 Promontory Circle
    Greeley, CO 80634
    United States - Map
    Phone: 970-506-8000
    Website: http://www.pilgrims.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Consumer Goods
    Industry:Food - Major Diversified
    Full Time Employees:39,200

    Business Summary 

    Pilgrim's Pride Corporation engages 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 pre-marinated or non-marinated, and prepackaged refrigerated (nonfrozen) whole or cut-up 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 95 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, 2014, 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 Feb 1, 2016 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 9.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. William W. Lovette , 56
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director and Member of JBS Nominating Committee
    Mr. Fabio Sandri , 44
    Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer
    Mr. Jayson Penn ,
    Exec. VP of Sales & Operations
    James J. Miner Ph.D., 86
    Sr. VP of Technical Services
    Mr. Eduardo Nunes de Noronha , 45
    Head of HR and Performance Management
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 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.
    Currency in USD.
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