Smithfield Foods to Report 2014 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results on March 25

SMITHFIELD, Va., March 19, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Smithfield Foods, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of WH Group Limited (HKEX: 288), announced today that the company will release its 2014 fourth quarter and full year financial results on Wednesday, March 25, 2015.

The company will file its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended December 28, 2014 with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. A copy of the Quarterly Report can be obtained on the company's website at

The company will host a live conference call and audio webcast on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 8:00 AM ET to discuss the results. Participants can access the call by dialing (800) 230-1059 (United States callers) or (612) 234-9959 (international callers). The call will be webcast at and will be archived at this location. A telephone replay will be available at (800) 475-6701 (United States callers) or (320) 365-3844 (international callers) and will be archived for two weeks. The replay access code is 356361.

About Smithfield Foods

Smithfield Foods is a $15 billion global food company and the world's largest pork processor and hog producer. In the United States, the company is also the leader in numerous packaged meats categories with popular brands including Smithfield®, Eckrich®, Farmland®, Armour®, Cook's®, Gwaltney®, John Morrell®, Kretschmar®, Curly's®, Carando®, Margherita® and Healthy Ones®. Smithfield Foods is committed to providing good food in a responsible way and maintains robust animal care, community involvement, employee safety, environmental and food safety and quality programs. For more information, visit and

CONTACT: Keira Lombardo Smithfield Foods, Inc. (757) 365-3050

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