July 25, 2014 7:08 PM ET

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Company Overview of Pilgrim's Pride Corporation

Company Overview

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation is engaged in the production, processing, marketing, and distribution of fresh, frozen, and value-added chicken products to retailers, distributors, and foodservice operators in the United States, Mexico, and Puerto Rico. It offers fresh chicken products comprising refrigerated (nonfrozen) whole or cut-up chicken; and pre-marinated or non-marinated, and prepackaged chicken in various combinations of refrigerated whole chickens and chicken parts. The company also provides prepared chicken products, such as portion-controlled breast fillets, tenderloins and strips, delicatessen products, salads, formed nuggets and patties, and bone-in chicken parts. In addition, it ...

1770 Promontory Circle

Greeley, CO 80634-9038

United States

Founded in 1946

35,700 Employees

Phone:

970-506-8000

Key Executives for Pilgrim's Pride Corporation

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 54
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer
Age: 42
Total Annual Compensation: $377.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation Key Developments

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation(NasdaqGS:PPC) added to Russell 1000 Index

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation will be added to the Russell 1000 Index.

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation(NasdaqGS:PPC) dropped from Russell 2000 Index

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation will be removed from the Russell 2000 Index.

Pilgrim's Pride Seeks To Acquire Chicken Operations

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NasdaqGS:PPC) is looking to acquire chicken operations in regions where it has little or no presence, and look at other processed-meat businesses.

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May 27, 2014
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