Smithfield, Virginia (November 12, 2007)Smithfield Foods, Inc. (NYSE: SFD) will announce its fiscal 2008 second quarter earnings on Thursday, November 29 before the market opens. The company will host a conference call at 9:00 a.m., Eastern Standard Time, Thursday, November 29. To listen via telephone, call (800) 926-5197. The call can be accessed live on the Internet at http://www.smithfieldfoods.com/investor/calls. It also will be archived online at this location. A telephone replay will be available at (800) 633-8284 from November 29 at 11:00 a.m. until December 6 at 11:00 a.m. The replay access code is 21356361.
With sales of $12 billion, Smithfield is the leading processor and marketer of fresh pork and processed meats in the United States, as well as the largest producer of hogs. For more information, visit www.smithfieldfoods.com.