Hillshire Brands board decides to hold talks with rival bidders Tyson Foods, Pilgrim's Pride

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: June 3, 2014 - 8:50 AM

NEW YORK — Hillshire Brands says it will hold separate talks with Pilgrim's Pride and Tyson Foods, as the two meat processing heavyweights engage in a bidding war for the maker of Jimmy Dean sausages and Ball Park hot dogs.

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