Simmons Feed Ingredients produces specialized ingredients for the pet food, aquaculture and animal feed industries. From our beginnings as a producer of chicken-based protein products, we have grown to become a leading supplier of diverse, proprietary ingredients. Simmons Feed Ingredients drives innovation across the entire supply chain including traceable sourcing, custom transportation and quality control solutions.
Simmons operates multiple ingredient production facilities in Southwest City, Missouri and a Pet Food Ingredient Facility in Siloam Springs, Arkansas.
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Southwest City, Missouri | Siloam Springs, Arkansas
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Simmons Feed Ingredients History
Bill Simmons joins up with financial partner Frank Pluss to found a small poultry company in Decatur, Arkansas.
Built first ingredient facility
First company to hydrolyze chicken feathers
Acquired additional operations, operating up to 6 plants
Southwest City production facility acquired with O'Brien Poultry Operation
Added second processing and bone separation line at Southwest City facility
Acquired Arkansas Protein and expanded Southwest City operations
Added Air classification to further process by-product meals
Entered palatant (pet food flavoring) business, installed continuous hydrolyzers
Added additional capacity, commercialized the production of PRO*CAL
Commercialized PRO*TEMP production
Announced New Pet Food Ingredient Facility in Siloam Springs, Arkansas