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6/28/2018
4:18 PM ET
Press Release

Hormel Foods Responds to Hagens Berman Lawsuit

6/28/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today issued a statement in response to a press release from Hagens Berman."Hormel Foods is a 127 year old global branded food company with a reputation as one of the most respected companies in the food industry. We are confident that any allegations such as these are completely without merit. We intend to vigorously defend this lawsuit."Hormel Foods was named in t...

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6/13/2018
9:10 AM ET
Press Release

America's Best Firehouse Chili Contest Returns, Giving Firefighters Across the Country a Chance to Win $10,000 for Their Station

6/13/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., June 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- To honor America's heroic firefighters and highlight their red-hot cooking talents, the makers of HORMEL® Chili are once again teaming up with the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation to crown "America's Best Firehouse Chili Recipe." The contest, now in its second year, provides firefighters across the country the opportunity to submit their very own chili recipes for the chance to win $10,000 for t...

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6/13/2018
8:00 AM ET
Press Release

Hormel Foods Launches Four New Bacon Toppings Products

6/13/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The makers of Hormel®Black Label® bacon, one of America's fastest growing brands in the category, announced today the launch of four new bacon toppings products, including cherrywood real bacon crumbles, pecanwood real bacon crumbles, real chopped bacon, and single serve real bacon bits.Made from 100 percent bacon, Hormel®Black Label® bacon toppings have a natural and tender texture and allow consumers...

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6/1/2018
1:44 PM ET
Press Release

Hormel Foods Corporation Announces Webcast Of 2018 dbAccess Global Consumer Conference Tuesday, June 12, 2018

6/1/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., June, 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) announced today that Jim Snee, chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer, will present at the dbAccess Global Consumer Conference in Paris, France, at 7:00 a.m. CT on Tuesday, June 12, 2018. The company invites interested parties to listen to the presentation live via the internet. TO ACCESS THE WEBCAST:Log on to http://www.hormelfoods.com. Go to ...

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6/1/2018
1:07 PM ET
Press Release

Hormel Foods Donates 37,000 Cases of Food Products for Global Disaster- and Hunger-Relief Efforts

6/1/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., June 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced it has donated over 37,000 cases (600,000+ cans) of shelf-stable food products to Convoy of Hope for disaster- and other hunger-relief efforts around the world. A portion of the products donated were sent to Hawaii to help with volcano disaster-relief efforts."Convoy of Hope has been an excellent partner to work with for our disaster- and hunger-relie...

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6/1/2018
11:26 AM ET
Press Release

Dinty Moore® Beef Stew Ad Campaign Honored with a Golden Effie Award

6/1/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., June 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The makers of Dinty Moore® Beef Stew were recognized with a Gold Effie Award for its "Lumberjacks Eat Moore" campaign at the 2018 North American Effie Awards Gala held in New York City last night. The campaign was also a contender for the Grand Effie award. BBDO Minneapolis and contributing agency PHD partnered with the brand on the campaign."The campaign was all about connecting the rich brand heritage...

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5/30/2018
8:00 AM ET
Press Release

VALLEY FRESH® Products Certified with American Heart Association® Heart-Check Mark

5/30/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., May 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods (NYSE: HRL) announced today that the American Heart Association has certified two of the company's VALLEY FRESH® chicken breast products with the Heart-Check mark to make it easier for consumers to identify heart-healthy foods.The Heart-Check Food Certification Program is designed to help consumers make informed choices about the food they purchase. The easy to identify mark means the food ...

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5/24/2018
6:31 AM ET
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Hormel Foods Announces Executive Retirement

5/24/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods (NYSE: HRL) today announced the retirement of Don Kremin, group vice president of Specialty Foods. In his 34-year career with Hormel Foods, Kremin held various management and leadership positions within the company's Grocery Products, Consumer Products Sales (CPS) and Specialty Foods businesses. "During his more than three decades with Hormel Foods, Don has built a reputation for an unwaver...

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5/24/2018
6:30 AM ET
Earnings Release

Hormel Foods Announces Record Second Quarter Results And Reaffirms Full Year Guidance

5/24/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), a leading global branded food company, today reported results for the second quarter of fiscal 2018. All comparisons are to the second quarter of fiscal 2017 unless otherwise noted.EXECUTIVE SUMMARYRecord diluted earnings per share of $0.44, up 13% from 2017 EPS of $0.39Fiscal 2018 earnings guidance reaffirmed at $1.81 to $1.95 per share Record net sales of $2.3 bil...

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5/21/2018
4:30 PM ET
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Hormel Foods Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

5/21/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), a global branded food company, announced today that its quarterly dividend on the common stock, authorized by the Board of Directors at eighteen and three quarter cents (18.75¢) a share on May 21, 2018, will be paid August 15, 2018, to stockholders of record at the close of business on July 16, 2018.The August 15 payment will be the 360th consecutive quarterly divid...

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5/8/2018
8:00 AM ET
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Hormel Foods Recognized as a Best for Vets Employer for Sixth Year in a Row

5/8/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., May 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced it has been recognized for the sixth consecutive year on the Military Times Best for Vets Employers list. The company ranked No. 75 on the list, which evaluates many factors that make a company a good fit for military veterans."At Hormel Foods, we are grateful for those who serve and have served our country," said Janet Hogan, senior vice president of ...

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5/7/2018
2:27 PM ET
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Hormel Foods Ranked No. 16 on 2018 100 Best Corporate Citizens List

5/7/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., May 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced that it was ranked No. 16 on the 19th annual Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine 100 Best Corporate Citizens List. This is the 10th consecutive year the company has been on the list and the fourth time the company has been in the top 20. The roster recognizes the standout environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance of public companies acr...

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4/30/2018
2:50 PM ET
Press Release

Hormel Foods Corporation Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call

4/30/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., April 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) invites you to participate in a conference call with Jim Snee, chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer, and Jim Sheehan, senior vice president and chief financial officer, to discuss the company's second quarter financial results. The company will issue its earnings press release before the markets open on Thursday, May 24, 2018, and will host ...

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4/6/2018
8:00 AM ET
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Hormel Foods Honors 90 Suppliers with Spirit of Excellence Award

4/6/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., April 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) recently awarded 90 suppliers with a 2017 Spirit of Excellence Award for their roles in the company's continuous improvement process throughout the last year. These suppliers are from a variety of areas including contractors, pork procurement, provisions, ingredients, packaging and transportation."We are proud to partner with these outstanding suppliers and congratu...

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4/5/2018
11:00 AM ET
Press Release
Commercial

The Makers of Hormel® Natural Choice® Deli Meats Announce New National Ad Featuring Comedic Actress Judy Greer

4/5/2018

AUSTIN, Minn., April 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The makers of Hormel®Natural Choice® deli meats announced today the extension of its Make the Natural Choice® advertising campaign featuring actress Judy Greer, created to showcase its 100 percent natural* deli meats made without artificial preservatives or ingredients. The campaign, originally developed in 2015 with BBDO Minneapolis, aims to start a conversation and create awareness for a better deli ...

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