10/29/2013

New Corned Beef Product Line Available to Retailers

National Beef launches corned beef products to meet market needs.
 
KANSAS CITY, MO. October 29, 2013 – National Beef Packing Company, LLC (National Beef), announced today it will now offer both branded and private label corned beef products to retailers nationwide. The corned beef will be released under the Danny Boy™ and Black Canyon® labels.
 
“This new offering is designed to give retailers the competitive edge within the seasonal marketplace,” said Kent McCormick, Director, Consumer Ready Business Development, National Beef. “The resources we have allow us to satisfy individual market needs with a dependable supply of quality corned beef.”
 
The corned beef products will be available in Flats, Points and Flat & Point Combo. The products are now available for ordering. Retailers interested in procuring this new product offering should call National Beef at 800-449-BEEF (2333).
 
“National Beef has grown from a single beef plant in 1992 to the fourth largest beef processor in the U.S. Our company focus is to expand our value-added business including branded box beef, case ready beef and further processed beef products. Our goal is to ensure that our customers have the tools and options they need to drive their own growth in the marketplace and we believe this new product will help them achieve that,” said McCormick.
 
About National Beef
National Beef Packing Company, LLC, based in Kansas City, Missouri has operations in Liberal, Dodge City, and Kansas City, Kansas; Brawley, California; Hummels Wharf, Pennsylvania; Moultrie, Georgia; and St. Joseph, Missouri. National Beef, with approximately 8,900 employees, processes and markets fresh beef, case-ready beef, beef by-products and wet-blue leather for domestic and international markets. In fiscal year 2012, National Beef generated sales of $7.5 billion. More information about National Beef is available at www.nationalbeef.com.
 
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