JBS Despite Being Prioritized, Meatpackers Face Months-Long Wait For COVID-19 Vaccines By Christina Stella • Feb 12, 2021 Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, hundreds of meatpacking plants across the country have struggled to contain outbreaks. JBS, World's Largest Meat Company, Mired In Multiple Corruption Scandals In Brazil By Luke Runyon • Aug 14, 2017 File: Stephanie Paige Ogburn for Harvest Public Media It has been a rough few months for the world's largest meat company. Known for its rapid expansion across the globe, Brazil-based meatpacking giant JBS has been embroiled in scandal for much of 2017. Inside the World's Largest Food Company You've Probably Never Heard Of By Luke Runyon • Jun 30, 2015 Stephanie Paige Ogburn/KUNC Food companies the world over are paying close attention to the groundswell of support for food transparency, the "know where your food comes from" movement. JBS, the largest meat producer in the world, is beginning to take notice as well.