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Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN)

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Tyson Foods, Inc.

2200 Don Tyson Parkway
Springdale, AR 72762
United States
479-290-4000
http://www.tyson.com

SectorConsumer Goods
IndustryMeat Products
Full Time Employees114,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Thomas P. HayesPres, CEO & Director2.86MN/A52
Mr. Dennis LeatherbyExec. VP & CFO2.24M8.84M57
Mr. Noel WhiteGroup Pres of Fresh Meats2.94M12.21M59
Mr. Curt T. CalawayChief Accounting Officer, Sr. VP and ControllerN/AN/A43
Mr. Scott SpradleyChief Technology OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.

Description

Tyson Foods, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a food company worldwide. It operates through four segments: Chicken, Beef, Pork, and Prepared Foods. The company raises and processes chickens into fresh, frozen, and value-added chicken products; processes live fed cattle and live market hogs; and fabricates dressed beef and pork carcasses into primal and sub-primal meat cuts, as well as case ready beef and pork, and fully-cooked meats. It also supplies poultry breeding stock; sells allied products, such as hide and meats; and manufactures and markets frozen and refrigerated food products, including pepperoni, bacon, breakfast sausage, turkey, lunchmeat, hot dogs, pizza crusts and toppings, flour and corn tortilla products, desserts, appetizers, snacks, prepared meals, ethnic foods, soups, sauces, side dishes, meat dishes, breadsticks, and processed meats. Tyson Foods, Inc. offers its products primarily under the Tyson, Jimmy Dean, Hillshire Farm, Ball Park, Van's, Sara Lee, Chef Pierre, Wright, Aidells, State Fair, Gallo Salame, and Golden Island brands. The company sells its products through its sales staff to grocery retailers, grocery wholesalers, meat distributors, warehouse club stores, military commissaries, industrial food processing companies, chain restaurants or their distributors, live markets, international export companies, and domestic distributors, as well as through independent brokers and trading companies. Tyson Foods, Inc. was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Springdale, Arkansas.

Corporate Governance

Tyson Foods, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 1, 2017 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 7.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.