Smithfield Foods, Inc.
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Smithfield Foods Inc.
200 Commerce Street
Smithfield, VA 23430
Smithfield Foods, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the production and marketing of fresh meat and packaged meat products in the United States and internationally.
It involves in the production of hog, processing of meat, production of turkey, and live cattle operations.
The company offers fresh pork to retail customers as unprocessed, and trimmed cuts, such as butts, loins, picnics, and ribs; packaged meat products, including smoked and boiled hams, bacons, sausages, hot dogs, deli and luncheon meats, pepperoni, and dry meat products, as well as ready-to-eat prepared foods, such as pre-cooked entrees, and pre-cooked bacons and sausages.
It sells its products to supermarket chains; wholesale distributors; the foodservice industry, including fast food, restaurant and hotel chains, hospitals, and other institutional customers; export markets, and other further processors.
The company sells its products through its salespersons and independent commission brokers.
Smithfield Foods, Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Smithfield, Virginia.
It is in The Epicurus Index for its presence in food markets and foodservice sales.