Sanderson Farms Inc (NASDAQ:SAFM)

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Volume: 40.8K
SECTOR
Consumer Non-Durables
INDUSTRY
Food: Meat/Fish/Dairy
MARKET CAP
$2.3B

Company Description

Sanderson Farms, Inc. is a poultry processing company, which engages in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken products. It sells ice pack, chill pack, bulk pack and frozen chicken, in whole, cut-up and boneless form, primarily under the Sanderson Farms brand name to retailers, distributors, and casual dining operators. The company operates through three divisions: Production, Processing and Foods. The Production division is engaged in the production of chickens to the broiler stage. The Processing division is engaged in the processing, sale and distribution of chickens. The Foods division is engaged in the processing, marketing and distribution of prepared chicken items, which it sells nationally and regionally. Sanderson Farms was founded by Dewey R. Sanderson, Dewey R. Sanderson, Jr. and Joe Frank Sanderson in 1947 and is headquartered in Laurel, MS.

Contact Information

Sanderson Farms, Inc.
127 Flynt Road
Laurel Mississippi 39443-9062
P:(601) 649-4030
Investor Relations:
(601) 426-1454

Employees

Shareholders

Mutual fund holders53.95%
Other institutional40.01%
Individual stakeholders15.40%

Top Executives

Joe Frank SandersonChairman & Chief Executive Officer
Lampkin ButtsPresident, Chief Operating Officer & Director
D. Michael CockrellCFO, Treasurer, Director & Head-Investor Relations
Brian RomanoAdministration Director
Steve BarkurnManager-Corporate Sales

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