SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

November 23, 2010 05:50 ET

Tyson Foods Excels in Fourth-Quarter 2010, Despite Challenging Food Market, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - November 23, 2010) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Tyson Foods Incorporated (NYSE:TSN) (Springdale, Arkansas), a worldwide leader in the processing and marketing of chicken, beef, pork and other foods, saw improvement in the fourth quarter of the company's fiscal year 2010, as strong chicken demand and operational improvements boosted the bottom line. Net income for the quarter was reported to be $213 million, compared with a net loss of $457 million in fourth-quarter 2009.

Industrial Info is tracking more than $66 million in active Tyson projects in the U.S., including a $20 million expansion at a poultry plant in Wilkesboro, North Carolina. For more information, visit Industrial Info's North American Food and Beverage Project Database.

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