SPRINGDALE, Ark. – Tyson Foods Inc. has launched an investor relations app that keeps investors connected to company information via smartphone.

Tyson’s IR app gives users access to features news releases, Securities and Exchange Commission filings, earnings calls, presentations and transcripts. Investors can receive alerts when new information posted to the app, while social media links let users share information via Twitter, Facebook and e-mail.

"Our investors increasingly use mobile technology to stay up-to-date on the latest company news and events," said Jon Kathol, vice president of investor relations. "With the IR app, we're offering a direct path to the information they use most often, including our news releases, investor presentations, transcripts, webcasts and SEC filings. The Tyson IR app complements our robust IR website and has the added advantage of allowing investors to download content to their mobile devices for later use offline."

Tyson's IR app is available at the App Store for iPhone and iPad or Google Play for Android mobile devices.