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Tyson Foods beats profit estimates, sees lower COVID-19 costs in 2021

Tyson Foods beats profit estimates, sees lower COVID-19 costs in 2021

By: Tom Polansek, Praveen Paramasivam
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: November 16th, 2020
Tyson Foods TSN.N beat Wall Street estimates for fourth-quarter profit on Monday, but faces rising costs for animal feed and uncertainty over labor as COVID-19 cases surge in the United States.
Meatpackers in the Americas accelerate automation after outbreaks, lagging Europe

Meatpackers in the Americas accelerate automation after outbreaks, lagging Europe

By: Rod Nickel, Rajesh Kumar Singh, Ana Mano
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: October 1st, 2020
As coronavirus outbreaks among workers closed several Canadian meat plants, Henry Mizrahi saw a different future for Lesters Foods, the hot dog factory he runs in Montreal.
Meat Was Once in Short Supply Amid Pandemic. Now, It’s on Sale. - WSJ

Meat Was Once in Short Supply Amid Pandemic. Now, It’s on Sale.

By: Jacob Bunge and Jaewon Kang
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: September 20th, 2020
After springtime shortages, supermarkets are selling meat for lower prices as supplies rebound and exports decline.
Coffee, ketchup and Nike Air Max: it's the COVID consumer economy

Coffee, ketchup and Nike Air Max: it's the COVID consumer economy

By: Nick Carey, Richa Naidu, Siddharth Cavale
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: September 1st, 2020
Instant coffee, ketchup, Lululemon yoga pants and Nike Air Max sneakers are all in. Bottled water, pricey diapers and Burberry luxury trench coats are out.
Covid-19 Is Elevating New Type of Executive_ Chief Medical Officer - WSJ

Covid-19 Is Elevating New Type of Executive: Chief Medical Officer

By: Patrick Thomas
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: August 10th, 2020
Companies as varied as food processors and cruise lines are adding health experts to their C-suites during the pandemic.
Tyson Turns to Robot Butchers, Spurred by Coronavirus Outbreaks

Tyson Turns to Robot Butchers, Spurred by Coronavirus Outbreaks

By: Jacob Bunge and Jesse Newman
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: July 9th, 2020
The pandemic is speeding meatpackers’ shift from human meat cutters to automated ones, but machines can’t yet match people’s ability
Tyson Foods names new CEO as coronavirus raises costs

Tyson Foods names new CEO as coronavirus raises costs

Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: August 3rd, 2020
Tyson Foods Inc (TSN.N) said on Monday that President Dean Banks will become chief executive as the meatpacker faces unprecedented production challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tyson Foods adopts weekly coronavirus testing for workers

Tyson Foods adopts weekly coronavirus testing for workers

By: Hannah Denham and Abha Bhattarai
Source: The Washington Post
Date of Publication: July 30th, 2020
The company behind Tyson, Jimmy Dean and Hillshire Farm will roll out the new protocol at all 140 of its U.S. production facilities.
As leaders warned of US meat shortages, overseas exports of pork and beef continued

As leaders warned of US meat shortages, overseas exports of pork and beef continued

By: Kyle Bagenstose
Source: USA Today
Date of Publication: June 16th, 2020
As U.S. meat production plummeted in April following a rash of coronavirus outbreaks and closures at processing plants across the country, industry and political leaders sounded an alarm.
The meat industry is trying to get back to normal. But workers are still getting sick — and shortages may get worse.

The meat industry is trying to get back to normal. But workers are still getting sick — and shortages may get worse.

By: Taylor Telford
Source: Washington Post
Date of Publication: June 8th, 2020
There are now more than 11,000 coronavirus cases tied to Tyson Foods, Smithfield Foods and JBS