Meat Industry Insights Newsletter by Stevens Publishing Company

August 2001

010855 IBP Scraps Dividend Due to Tyson Acquisition
010854 IBP Inc. Recalls Ground Beef
010853 US Ends Australia, N.Z. Lamb Import Quota
010852 Sara Lee Plant Bosses Knew of Tainted Meat
010851 UK Calls in Troops to Combat Livestock Disease
010850 China's Fast Food Volume $24 Billion In 2000
010849 Beef Recall Affects Wisconsin SAM'S CLUB
010848 Georgia Ag Tracks Second Batch Recalled Beef
010847 Step-by-Step Anatomy of a Meat Recall
010846 Sizzler New Name: Worldwide Restaurant Concepts
010845 Smithfield Approves Two-For-One Stock Split
010844 USDA Finds Plenty of Beef for School
010843 Tricon Sues Burger King Over Deal
010842 American Foods Recalls Beef
010841 Tyson Expects to Close IBP Deal September 28
010840 Laneco Workers Agree to Severance Proposal
010839 Tyson and IBP Announce SEC Approval
010838 Wholesale Prices Plunge 0.9%
010837 Burger King Suspends S. American Investments
010836 Tyson A Step Closer to Completing IBP Buy
010835 Dial, Seeks Buyer, to Sell $200 Mln Notes
010834 China Poultry Firm Fighting to Stay Profitable
010833 McDonald's Japan Profit Falls, Sales Up
010831 Activists Fight for Poultry Worker Back Pay
010830 Ranchers Lobby for Farm Bill Share
010829 Farmland Joins New Food Safety Venture
010828 Foot-and-Mouth a Lingering EU Epidemic
010827 Judge Halts Sale of Some Cattle
010826 ConAgra Foods Restructuring
010825 USDA to Require Carcasses Thrown Out
010824 Tyson, IBP Buyout Getting Underway
010823 Bob Evans Farms Net Income Up 12%
010822 IBP's Peterson Retiring From Active Management
010821 Tyson-IBP Expects $25.7 Billion Revenue
010820 U.S. Beef Demand Continues Upward Trend
010819 Tyson Foods Announces Quarterly Dividend
010818 Tyson Says Completes IBP Tender Offer
010817 McDonald's Fast Food Just Got Faster
010816 Judge Approves Tyson, IBP Settlement
010815 Armour-Swift-Eckrich Workers Ratify Contract
010814 Cattle Seizing Spurs Protests
010813 Sara Lee Earnings Up Sharply
010812 McDonald's Tests Latin Dishes in Fla.
010811 Checkers Reports 2nd Quarter Results
010810 Wendy's Earnings Rise on Higher Sales
010809 Tourists Wary of Eating French Beef
010808 Supermarket Recalls Beef in Rhode Island
010807 Jack In The Box Earnings Rise
010806 Smithfield Acquires The Smithfield Companies
010805 Fire Kills 12,000 Hogs at Utah Farm
010804 Tyson Third-Quarter Earnings Fall Sharply
010803 Tyson-IBP Deal to Close Within 2 Months
010802 Farmland: Branded Foods Key to Profits
010801 Meat Industry Workers at Risk on Job

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