Sanderson Farms produces, processes and distributes fresh and frozen chicken and other prepared food items. Headquartered in Laurel, MS, the company will be added to the S&P SmallCap 600 GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) Packaged Foods & Meats Sub-Industry Index.
Following is a summary of the change: S&P SMALLCAP 600 INDEX - June 17, 2004 COMPANY GICS ECONOMIC SECTOR GICS SUB-INDUSTRY ADDED Sanderson Farms Consumer Staples Packaged Foods & Meats DELETED International Consumer Staples Packaged Foods & Multifoods Meats
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