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Monthly Archives: October 2019

Tyson Foods Names John R. Tyson Chief Sustainability Officer

Fourth Generation Family Member to Take on Expanded Role

Tyson Foods (NYSE: TSN) announced the appointment of John R. Tyson as Chief Sustainability Officer, effectively immediately.  He will report to Noel White, President and CEO of Tyson Foods.  Justin Whitmore, who has been serving as Tyson Foods’ Chief Sustainability Officer since 2017, will now...
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Performance Food Group Company to Acquire Reinhart Foodservice

Acquisition Expands Geographic Reach and Overall Scale

Performance Food Group Company (“PFG”) announced in July that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Reinhart Foodservice, L.L.C (“Reinhart”) from Reyes Holdings, L.L.C. in a transaction valued at $2.0 billion, or approximately $1.7 billion net of an estimated tax benefit to PFG of approximately...
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Sysco Acquires J. Kings Food Service Professionals

Sysco Corporation recently announced it has acquired J. Kings Food Service Professionals, a New York broadline distributor with approximately $150 million in annual sales. Kings Food Service Professionals, headquartered in Holtsville, New York, was founded by John King more than 45 years ago. Today, the company has grown to one of the leading independent broadline distributors in the New York area, also servicing...
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