Tyson Foods (TSN +0.6%) COO Jim Lochner says that all the talk about "pink slime" additives has...

|About: Tyson Foods Inc. (TSN)|By:, SA News Editor

Tyson Foods (TSN +0.6%) COO Jim Lochner says that all the talk about "pink slime" additives has cut into ground beef sales. Pink slime has been used by meat companies for over 20 years and has USDA-backing, but just recently caught the attention of consumer groups and grocery chains due in part (most likely) to the filler's unfortunate monicker.