Simmons Foods Announces Joel Sappenfield as President of Simmons Prepared Foods

January 8, 2021 Simmons Foods

Simmons Foods announced today that Joel Sappenfield has joined the company as president of Simmons Prepared Foods. In this role, Sappenfield will be responsible for all aspects of Simmons’ poultry business including operations, sales and marketing.

Simmons Prepared Foods Announces Transition and Start Up on Track for New Benton County Facility

October 23, 2019 Simmons Foods Inc.

Simmons Prepared Foods announced that operations are beginning to ramp up as scheduled at its new $ 300 million Benton County poultry production facility. Production began on a small scale at the facility the week of September 30 and will steadily increase to reach the first phase of full production in January 2020.