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10/12/2017
8:00 AM ET
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Hormel Foods Named one of the 50 Best Places to Intern in the U.S.

10/12/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Oct. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced it has been named one of best places to intern in the U.S. according to Vault's 2018 50 Best Internships ranking. Hormel Foods ranked No. 23 on the top 50 list, and No. 4 in the retail and consumer products category.To compile the ranking, Vault surveyed thousands of current and former interns about their internship programs. Vault's 50 Best Internsh...

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10/3/2017
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Hormel Foods Honored with Employer of the Year Award

10/3/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods (NYSE: HRL) was recently recognized with a silver Stevie Award in the Employer of the Year – Food and Beverage category. Stevie Awards recognize the world's best employers and the human resources professionals, team achievements and HR-related products and suppliers who help create and drive best places to work. Janet Hogan, senior vice president of human resources, accepted the award on be...

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9/28/2017
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Hormel® Compleats® Brand Announces National Partnership with Meals on Wheels America

9/28/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hormel® Compleats® brand has entered into a national partnership with Meals on Wheels America to support them in their efforts to reduce senior hunger, which impacts one in six seniors across the country. In addition to a $100,000 financial commitment,Hormel® Compleats® brand will provide product and coupons in two markets. "We're extremely proud to partner with Meals on Wheels America to help fig...

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9/27/2017
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Hormel Foods Announces The Retirement Of Jeffrey M. Ettinger As Chairman Of The Board. Jim Snee, Hormel Foods President And CEO, Elected As Chairman

9/27/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Sept. 27, 2017/PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) today announced the retirement of Jeffrey M. Ettinger as chairman of the board. The board of directors elected Jim Snee to be the company's next chairman of the board, effective November 20, 2017, adding to Snee's current responsibilities as chief executive officer and president of Hormel Foods."We thank Jeff for his outstanding leadership of Hormel Foods," said Snee...

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9/25/2017
4:30 PM ET
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Hormel Foods Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

9/25/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Sept. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), a multinational marketer of consumer-branded food and meat products, announced today that its quarterly dividend on the common stock, authorized by the Board of Directors at seventeen cents (17¢) a share on September 22, 2017, will be paid November 15, 2017, to stockholders of record at the close of business on October 23, 2017.The November 15 payment will be the ...

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9/14/2017
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Hormel Foods Announces Donations Totaling $300,000 to Fight Hunger Across the Country on Hunger Action Day

9/14/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of Hunger Action Day, Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced donations totaling $300,000 to 41 hunger relief organizations throughout the United States through its Plant Community Donations Program. The donations are being presented to the organizations this month to support Hunger Action Month."Each and every day, we are inspired to do our part to make a difference in our...

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9/7/2017
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Hormel Foods Highlights Strategic Growth Initiatives at Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference

9/7/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- During the Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference in Boston, Mass., Jim Snee, president and chief executive officer at Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), and Jim Sheehan, senior vice president and chief financial officer, offered insights on the company's strategic growth initiatives, including recent acquisitions and strategic investments.  During the presentation, Snee discussed the company's...

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9/7/2017
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Hormel Foods Surpasses Water Reduction Goal and Has Record Year of Giving

9/7/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods (NYSE: HRL) has launched its 11th annual corporate responsibility report. The report is available online at https://csr.hormelfoods.com/ and includes information related to the company's corporate responsibility performance in fiscal 2016. "At Hormel Foods, we are inspired to do our part to make the world a better place. We continue to produce food responsibly for customers and consumers a...

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8/30/2017
6:58 PM ET
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Hormel Foods Lends a Helping Hand after Hurricane Harvey

8/30/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods (NYSE: HRL) is helping those impacted by Hurricane Harvey through its partnership with Convoy of Hope. In anticipation of hurricane season this year, Hormel Foods partnered with Convoy of Hope to help stock their warehouse with protein-rich products, such as SKIPPY® peanut butter, Stagg® chili, Hormel® premium chicken breast and SPAM® products, that could be positioned and distributed imme...

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8/24/2017
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Hormel Foods Adds to Its Growing International Portfolio with the Acquisition of the Ceratti® brand

8/24/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Aug. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced it has acquired Cidade do Sol, a growing, branded, value-added meats company in Brazil. The company offers more than 70 products in 15 categories including authentic meats such as mortadella, sausage and salami for Brazilian retail and foodservice markets under the popular Ceratti® brand."Strategic international growth is important to Hormel Foods an...

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8/24/2017
6:30 AM ET
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Hormel Foods Announces Third Quarter Results And Continued Progress Towards Key Strategic Initiatives

8/24/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Aug. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today reported results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2017. All comparisons are to the third quarter of fiscal year 2016. Results reflect the divestiture of the Diamond Crystal Brands business, the divestiture of the Farmer John business, and the acquisition of Justin's, LLC. The impact of these transactions is excluded in the presentation of the non-GAAP adju...

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8/18/2017
12:00 PM ET
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Hormel Foods Corporation Appoints Lisa Selk as Chief Executive Officer, CytoSport, Inc.

8/18/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., and WALNUT CREEK, Calif., Aug. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), a global branded food company, today announced that Lisa Selk has been named chief executive officer of CytoSport, Inc.CytoSport is a leading sports nutrition company and maker of MUSCLE MILK® premium protein products. Selk will steer the CytoSport enterprise as it continues to focus on new product innovation and expanded distribution of i...

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8/17/2017
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Hormel Foods Adds to Its Foodservice Portfolio with the Acquisition of Fontanini Italian Meats and Sausages

8/17/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Aug. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced it has acquired Fontanini Italian Meats and Sausages, a branded foodservice business, from Capitol Wholesale Meats, Inc. The company is based in the Chicago metropolitan area and specializes in authentic Italian meats and sausages, as well as a variety of other premium meat products including pizza toppings and meatballs."This is a strategic acquisit...

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8/14/2017
8:49 AM ET
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Hormel Foods Announces Webcast of Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference

8/14/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) announced today that Jim Snee, president and chief executive officer, and Jim Sheehan, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will present at 1:30 p.m. ET on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, during the Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference in Boston, Mass. The company invites interested parties to listen to the presentation live via the Internet.To access...

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8/9/2017
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Hormel Foods Announces New Leadership Hire

8/9/2017

AUSTIN, Minn., Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced the appointment of Stephen Koven as vice president of digital experience. Koven will report to Jim Splinter, group vice president of corporate strategy. His responsibilities will include developing digital strategies and leading teams to cohesively build, align and execute digital marketing and sales plans.Koven will direct and lead the four teams wit...

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