Posts tagged "Sanderson Farms"

Chicken suppliers fall amid allegations of collusion

[31 January/ CNBC] Two major foodservice distributors in the US, US Foods and Sysco, have launched separate lawsuits against a range of poultry producers, including Tyson Foods, Pilgrim’s Pride and Sanderson Farms, alleging that the companies have colluded to manipulate wholesale chicken prices.  The lawsuits argue that the companies have artificially limited supplies and inflated...

Sanderson Farms doubles down on its “truth-telling” ad campaign

[7 August/ Food Dive] Sanderson Farms launched an advertising campaign to advise consumers it uses antibiotics and explain why they are beneficial to the industry. The television and radio ads, called Old MacGimmick, follows a similar advertisement made by the company last August to reveal what they call lies and half-truths within poultry marketing. CEO...