Tyson Foods: The History of a Family's Chicken Empire

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A simple idea can bring a huge change and that's exactly what happened with Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) - Get Report

It was during the 1930's when an Arkansas farmer saw huge business opportunity by delivering chickens. John W. Tyson saw that there was huge demand for chickens in the mid-west. 

So, what did he do?

Tyson started delivering them, of course.  At one point, he expanded his business by launching 'Flying Chickens', his first airline delivery service.

And the company continues to diversify today, adding plant-protein chicken to its portfolio. Watch the video to learn more about Tyson Foods.

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