Immediately, plaintiffs within the antitrust class motion lawsuit, Brown et al v. JBS USA Meals Firm et al, petitioned the courtroom to dismiss their case towards Triumph Meals. The lawsuit, which was filed in November 2022 within the U.S. District Courtroom of Colorado, alleged that pork and beef firms engaged in fixing and miserable worker wages.
Plaintiffs requested that each one claims towards Triumph be dismissed with prejudice. Triumph will comply with cooperate with the plaintiffs as they proceed their authorized motion towards the remaining firms named within the lawsuit.
Triumph Meals is exclusive inside the business as a result of it is without doubt one of the solely farmer-owned pork processors in the USA. Triumph Meals is solely centered on processing for its farmers and doesn’t instantly market nor promote its pork merchandise. The corporate is happy with its longstanding and powerful relationship with its workers and the United Meals and Industrial Staff Union.
The next assertion could be attributed to Kenny Brinker, proprietor of Harrison Creek Farm and president of the Board of Administrators of the Allied Producers’ Cooperative, a co-op of smaller Midwest pork farmers:
“These allegations have been false and convey hardship to farmers and households like mine that labored onerous to interrupt out of the normal market to create Triumph. Harrison Creek Farm is without doubt one of the members of Allied Producers’ Cooperative, which is comprised of twenty-two small pork producers and is without doubt one of the house owners of Triumph Meals.”