Foster Farms Wins Bid For Zacky Farms Remnant

In a compromise settlement between the lender companies in the Zacky Farms bankruptcy, California’s largest poultry producer, Foster Farms, has won the bidding to acquire 19 former Zacky Farms ranches in the Central Valley. If consummated, Foster Farms would elbow rival Pitman Family Farms out of the picture.

Foster Farms Launches “Feels Good to be Free Range” Digital Advertising

July 1, 2019 Foster Farms

With the Fourth of July fast approaching and summer grilling in full swing, Foster Farms launches its “Feels Good to Be Free Range” digital ad campaign, making free range chicken widely available to millions of West Coast consumers. Free range chicken is no longer just a niche item found at specialty stores.

Foster Farms Appoints Dan Huber as Chief Executive Officer

February 14, 2019 Foster Farms

Foster Farms announced that its board of directors has appointed Dan Huber, 53, to the position of Chief Executive Officer of the privately-owned company, effective today. Huber has held several leadership positions at Foster Farms since joining the company in 1996, most recently serving as Chief Operations Officer. He replaces Laura Flanagan, who resigned to pursue other opportunities.

Foster Farms Announces Multi-Million Dollar Expansion of Livingston Plant

February 11, 2019 Foster Farms

Foster Farms President and CEO Laura Flanagan announced a multi-million dollar capital investment project that will support an expansion and upgrade of the company’s poultry processing facility in Livingston.

Tyson Foods Has Held Talks To Buy Foster Farms For $2B

February 6, 2019 Lauren Hirsch, CNBC

Meat processor Tyson Foods has held talks about buying privately owned California-based Foster Farms for roughly $2 billion, people familiar with the situation tell CNBC.