Carnivores have a friend in JBS. With a daily slaughter capacity of 86,000 head of cattle, JBS is the world's biggest beef (and pork, poultry, and lamb) processor and exporter. In addition to fresh and processed beef and pork (it is the #3 pork producer in the US), JBS offers cooked and canned meats, ready-to-eat meals, as well as hides and dairy products. JBS sells beef domestically under the Friboi brand. It also owns about 75% of US poultry giant Pilgrim's Pride. JBS exports products worldwide; top markets include Japan, the Middle East and Africa, and Mexico. Positioned as an integrated food company, JBS is expanding in the US and Australia. The Batista family through FB Partiçipacões owns 47% of JBS.

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249 Allentown Rd
Souderton, PA 18964-2207
Phone: 1 (215) 723-5555


  • Employer Type: Public
  • Food Safety Manager: Johnathan Broady
  • Director of Logistics: Keith Fratrik
  • QA Quality Control Manager: Andre Reyad
  • Employees: 1,550

Major Office Locations

  • Souderton, PA

Other Locations

  • Seaford, DE
  • Ottawa, IL
  • West Babylon, NY
  • Elizabethville, PA