SPRINGDALE, Ark., Aug. 31, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Executives from Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) will be presenters at the Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference in Boston on Wednesday, September 9, at 9:45 a.m. Eastern.
Tom Hayes, chief commercial officer and president of food service, and Dennis Leatherby, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will speak about the continued transformation of Tyson Foods into a consumer demand-driven company with a portfolio of highly valued brands.
The presentation will be webcast live and may be accessed from the company's website at http://ir.tyson.com or via direct link at https://cc.talkpoint.com/barc002/090815b_ae/?entity=18_CHBJ0F8. A replay of the webcast will be available approximately one hour following the conclusion of the presentation.
About Tyson Foods
Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN), with headquarters in Springdale, Arkansas, is one of the world's largest food companies with leading brands such as Tyson®, Jimmy Dean®, Hillshire Farm®, Sara Lee®, Ball Park®, Wright®, Aidells® and State Fair®. It's a recognized market leader in chicken, beef and pork as well as prepared foods, including bacon, breakfast sausage, turkey, lunchmeat, hot dogs, pizza crusts and toppings, tortillas and desserts. The company supplies retail and foodservice customers throughout the United States and approximately 130 countries. Tyson Foods 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. The company currently has approximately 113,000 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.
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