Profile: Sanderson Farms Inc (SAFM.O)
28 Apr 2017
Sanderson Farms, Inc., incorporated on October 31, 1978, is a poultry processing company. The Company is engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken. In addition, the Company is engaged in the preparation, processing, marketing and distribution of processed and minimally prepared chicken. The Company sells ice pack, chill pack, bulk pack and frozen chicken, in whole, cut-up and boneless form, under the Sanderson Farms brand name to retailers, distributors and casual dining operators in the southeastern, southwestern, northeastern and western United States, and to customers reselling frozen chicken into export markets. As of October 31, 2016, the Company's fresh and frozen chicken operations consisted of nine hatcheries, eight feed mills and 10 processing plants.
The Company, through its subsidiaries, Sanderson Farms, Inc. (Production Division) and Sanderson Farms, Inc. (Processing Division), conducts its chicken operations. Sanderson Farms, Inc. (Production Division), which has facilities in Laurel, Collins, Hazlehurst and McComb, Mississippi; Bryan, Waco, Palestine, Freestone County and Robertson County, Texas, and Adel, Georgia and Kinston, North Carolina, is engaged in the production of chickens to the broiler-stage. Sanderson Farms, Inc. (Processing Division), which has facilities in Laurel, Collins, Hazlehurst and McComb, Mississippi; Hammond, Louisiana; Bryan, Palestine and Waco, Texas, and Moultrie, Georgia and Kinston, North Carolina, is engaged in the processing, sale and distribution of chickens. The Company conducts its prepared chicken business through its subsidiary, Sanderson Farms, Inc. (Foods Division), which has a facility in Flowood, Mississippi.
Sanderson Farms Inc
225 N 13th Ave
PO Box 988
LAUREL MS 39441-0988
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-Sanderson Farms announces new credit agreement
- BRIEF-Sanderson Farms enters production agreement with House of Raeford Farms
- Bird flu redirects trade flow of U.S. chicken, eggs, grains
- BRIEF-Sanderson Farms Announces site for new poultry complex in Texas
- BRIEF-Sanderson Farms says received antitrust civil investigative demand from office of Attorney General, Department of Legal Affairs, Florida