Tyson Foods to Hold Q1 Earnings Call and Annual Meeting of Shareholders Jan. 30

SPRINGDALE, Ark., Jan. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) will hold both its first quarter 2015 earnings conference call and its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, January 30. The earnings call will be at 9 a.m. Eastern (8 a.m. Central). The Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be at 11 a.m. Eastern (10 a.m. Central).

Q1'15 Earnings Call Information
Date: Friday, January 30
Time: 9 a.m. Eastern (8 a.m. Central)
Toll Free Number: 888-455-8283
Toll Number (outside U.S.): 1-210-839-8865

A telephone replay will be available approximately one hour after the call through March 2. The replay toll free number is 866-351-9585 or 1-203-369-0069 outside the United States. The passcode is 54816.

The earnings call will be webcast (live and replay) at http://ir.tyson.com and on the Tyson IR App.

2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders Information
Date: Friday, January 30
Time: 11 a.m. Eastern (10 a.m. Central)
Toll Free Number: 888-233-9142

The shareholders meeting will be webcast (live and replay) at http://ir.tyson.com and on the Tyson IR App. A telephone replay will not be available for the shareholders meeting.

To download Tyson Foods' free investor relations app, which offers access to SEC filings, news releases, transcripts, webcasts and presentations, please visit the App Store for iPhone and iPad or Google Play for Android mobile devices.

About Tyson Foods

Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN), with headquarters in Springdale, Arkansas, is one of the world's largest producers of chicken, beef, pork and prepared foods that include leading brands such as Tyson®, Jimmy Dean®, Hillshire Farm®, Sara Lee® frozen bakery, Ball Park®, Wright®, Aidells® and State Fair®. The company was founded in 1935 by John W. Tyson, whose family has continued to lead the business with his son, Don Tyson, guiding the company for many years and grandson, John H. Tyson, serving as the current chairman of the board of directors. Tyson Foods provides a wide variety of protein-based and prepared foods products and is the recognized market leader in the retail and foodservice markets it serves, supplying customers throughout the United States and approximately 130 countries. It has approximately 124,000 Team Members employed at more than 400 facilities and offices in the United States and around the world. Through its Core Values, Code of Conduct and Team Member Bill of Rights, Tyson Foods strives to operate with integrity and trust and is committed to creating value for its shareholders, customers and Team Members. The company also strives to be faith-friendly, provide a safe work environment and serve as stewards of the animals, land and environment entrusted to it.

CONTACT: Media Contact: Gary Mickelson, 479-290-6111 Investor Contact: Jon Kathol, 479-290-4235

Source:Tyson Foods, Inc.