Riviana Foods Inc. announced the signing of a definitive agreement to purchase the assets of InHarvest, Inc. which specializes in the production, marketing and sale of premium specialty rice, quinoa and grains. The acquisition expands Riviana's operations and geographic footprint into California and includes two production facilities in Colusa and Woodland strategically located in the rice-growing area of the Western United States. In...Read more
Riviana Foods Invests $80.6 Million in Memphis Plant
Riviana Foods Inc. recently announced its investment of $80.6 million to expand and renovate its state-of-the-art processing and packaging plant in Memphis, Tennessee. The investment will significantly increase Riviana's production capacity for its ready-to-serve cup and pouch products and add approximately 80 new full-time jobs. Headquartered in Houston, Riviana Foods Inc. is committed to producing the cleanest, most wholesome rice...Read more
Tyson Foods Donates 160,000 Pounds of Protein
Company Donates Protein to Four Partnering Tribal Nations in Honor of Native American Heritage MonthTyson Foods continues its commitment to addressing hunger with protein donations to communities in need. More than 160,000 pounds of free protein was distributed to tribal nations near the company’s U.S.-based poultry facilities, providing nearly 640,000 meals* to local tribal citizens...
Tyson to Settle Poultry Price-Fixing Lawsuit
Tyson Foods Inc. agreed to pay $10.5 million to settle a poultry price-fixing lawsuit filed by Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson a year ago. In Mr. Ferguson’s lawsuit against 19 total poultry processors, Tyson is the third to settle and will pay the largest resolution thus far. As part of the court order, Tyson will provide documentation...Read more