• McDonald's will pursue damages from Tyson and Pilgrim's Pride in chicken price-fixing scandal

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement McDonald's is seeking damages after a chicken price-fixing scandal rocked the world of fast food, according to an internal memo obtained by Insider.
    On Tuesday, the fast-food giant told franchisees it had informed Tyson and Pilgrim's Pride, which is owned by meat-industry giant JBS SA, that it will pursue damages related to allegations the brands illegally conspired to raise chicken prices, according to two people who were not authorized to speak on the record about the matter.
    The chicken giants have been embroiled in a price-fixing scandal for years. Tyson...
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