JBS USA Invests in U.S. Beef Capacity and Permanently Increased Wages

June 16, 2021 JBS USA

JBS USA, a leading U.S. beef producer, announced it is investing more than $130 million in the U.S. beef industry to increase production capacity and more than $150 million in annualized pay increases to workers across its nine beef plants. The investments are part of the company’s long-term strategic commitment to the success and future growth of the U.S. beef industry.

JBS USA Lux S.A. Announces Pricing of its $500M Senior Notes Offering

May 17, 2021 JBS USA

JBS USA Lux S.A. today announced that it, JBS USA Food Company and JBS USA Finance, Inc. have successfully priced at par their offering of $500.0 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes maturing December 1, 2031 (the “Notes”). The Notes have an interest rate of 3.750%.

JBS Shells Out Another $20 Million For Price Fixing

April 1, 2021 Postmedia News

A federal judge approved a preliminary agreement calling for JBS USA to pay $20 million to consumers who accused the processor of fixing pork prices in a class action lawsuit filed in a federal court in Minnesota.

JBS USA Delivers COVID-19 Vaccinations to Team Members at Illinois Production Facility

February 17, 2021 JBS USA

Leading global food company JBS USA today announced that nearly 700 team members at its Beardstown, Ill., pork production facility have received the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. The company’s team members were enthusiastic to be vaccinated and as a result, the full allotment of vaccines provided by the local health department were utilized.

JBS USA and Pilgrim’s Offer $100 Bonus to 66,000 U.S. Team Members to Promote COVID-19 Vaccination

January 25, 2021 JBS USA

The new initiative is designed to encourage maximum participation in the Biden Administration’s accelerated pandemic response efforts and ensure that every JBS USA and Pilgrim’s team member who wants to get vaccinated can do so as soon as vaccines are made available.