TSN - Tyson Foods, Inc.

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Tyson Foods, Inc.

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

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryFarm Products
Full Time Employees121,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Noel WhitePres, CEO & Director2.07M3.13M1958
Mr. Stewart F. GlendinningExec. VP & CFO3.95MN/A1965
Ms. Sally GrimesGroup Pres of Prepared Foods1.63MN/A1971
Mr. Stephen L. GibbsSr. VP, Controller & Chief Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1972
Mr. Jay Scott SpradleyExec. VP & Chief Technology OfficerN/AN/A1966
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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: Beef, Pork, Chicken, and Prepared Foods. The company processes live fed cattle and live market hogs; 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; and raises and processes chickens into fresh, frozen, and value-added chicken products. It also supplies poultry breeding stock; sells allied products, such as hides and meats; and manufactures and markets frozen and refrigerated food products, including ready-to-eat sandwiches, flame-grilled hamburgers, Philly steaks, pepperoni, bacon, breakfast sausage, turkey, lunchmeat, hot dogs, flour and corn tortilla products, appetizers, snacks, prepared meals, ethnic foods, side dishes, meat dishes, breadsticks, and processed meats. The company offers its products primarily under the Tyson, Jimmy Dean, Hillshire Farm, Ball Park, Wright, Aidells, ibp, State Fair, Gallo Salame, and Golden Island brands. It 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 who serve restaurants and foodservice operations, such as plant and school cafeterias, convenience stores, hospitals, and other vendors, as well as through independent brokers and trading companies. The company has a collaboration with IdentiGEN Ltd. Tyson Foods, Inc. was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Springdale, Arkansas.

Corporate Governance

Tyson Foods, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2019 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 10; 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.