Pilgrim's Pride Corp.
Pilgrim's Pride Corp. engages in production, processing, marketing, and distribution of fresh, frozen and value-added chicken products to retailers, distributors and foodservice operators. Its chicken products consist of fresh chicken, prepared chicken and export chicken products. Fresh chicken products includes refrigerated whole or cut-up chicken and prepackaged case-ready chicken. Prepared chicken products includes portion-controlled breast fillets, tenderloins strips, delicatessen products, salads, formed nuggets, patties, and bone-in chicken parts. Export chicken products includes parts and whole chicken, either refrigerated or frozen. Its other products consists of other types of meat protein along with various other staples, production and sale of table eggs, commercial feeds and related items, live hogs and protein conversion products. Pilgrim's Pride was founded by Lonnie A. Pilgrim and Pilgrim Aubrey on October 2, 1946 and is headquartered in Greeley, CO.