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Hormel Foods Corporation

About Hormel Foods – Inspired People. Inspired Food.

Hormel Foods Corporation, based in Austin, Minn., is a global branded food company with over $9 billion in annual revenue across 75 countries worldwide. Its brands include SKIPPY®, SPAM®, Hormel® Natural Choice®, Applegate®, Justin’s®, Wholly Guacamole®, Hormel® Black Label® and more than 30 other beloved brands. The company is a member of the S&P 500 Index and the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats, was named one of “The 100 Best Corporate Citizens” by Corporate Responsibility Magazine for the ninth year in a row, and has received numerous other awards and accolades for its corporate responsibility and community service efforts. In 2016, the company celebrated its 125th anniversary and announced its new vision for the future - Inspired People. Inspired Food.™ - focusing on its legacy of innovation. For more information, visit www.hormelfoods.com and https://csr.hormelfoods.com/.

     Hormel Foods Announces New Environmental Goals, Reducing Packaging by 21.8 Million Pounds and Water Consumption by 15 Percent Image

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    07-26-12

    Hormel Foods Announces New Environmental Goals, Reducing Packaging by 21.8 Million Pounds and Water Consumption by 15 Percent

    Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) announced today its second set of environmental goals. The company surpassed the water reduction, packaging and solid waste minimization goals of its first set of five-year goals, which ended in 2011. Hormel Foods improved performance on a number of key metrics...

    Hormel Foods and Facebook Fans Share  Pics and Stories to Fight Hunger Image

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    06-06-12

    Hormel Foods and Facebook Fans Share Pics and Stories to Fight Hunger

    Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) today announced the launch of the Kitchen Table Project, which will give fans a chance to donate to Feeding America, the nation’s leading domestic hunger-relief charity, by simply uploading a photo of their kitchen table and its story to the

    Hormel Foods Surpasses Water Reduction, Packaging and Solid Waste Minimization Goals Image

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    05-16-12

    Hormel Foods Surpasses Water Reduction, Packaging and Solid Waste Minimization Goals

    Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) today announced the release of its 2011 Hormel Foods Corporate Responsibility Report, available online at www.hormelfoods.com/csr.

    Hormel Foods Announces Environmental Sustainability Best of the Best Top Honor Image

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    03-27-12

    Hormel Foods Announces Environmental Sustainability Best of the Best Top Honor

    Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) recently announced the winner of its companywide fourth annual Environmental Sustainability Best of the Best competition, which recognizes the many employees who work hard to continually improve environmental sustainability work processes within the company.

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    05-10-11

    Hormel Foods Beats Water Goal One Year Early, Reports Other Performance Areas in 2010 Corporate Responsibility Report

    Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) today announced the release of its 2010 Hormel Foods Corporate Responsibility Report, available online at www.hormelfoods.com/csr. Among other successes, the company achieved it...

    Hormel Foods Awarded Prestigious LEED(R) Gold for new Production Facility  Image

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    07-27-10

    Hormel Foods Awarded Prestigious LEED(R) Gold for new Production Facility

    Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced its Progressive Processing LLC production facility (Dubuque, Iowa) was awarded LEED® Gold. Progressive Processing is one of the first manufacturing plants to be a LEED-certified project at any level.

    Temple Grandin Praises Hormel Foods for Hog Holding Facility Design Image

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    07-21-10

    Temple Grandin Praises Hormel Foods for Hog Holding Facility Design

    Temple Grandin, Ph.D., professor of animal science at Colorado State University, says the recently opened hog holding facility at the Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) Austin (Minn.) Plant is "as good as it gets."

    "This facility is at the top...

    Hormel Foods Launches 2009 Corporate Responsibility Report Image

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    05-04-10

    Hormel Foods Launches 2009 Corporate Responsibility Report

    Hormel Foods announced today the release of the 2009 Hormel Foods Corporate Responsibility Report, available online at www.hormelfoods.com/csr. This is the third full report the company ...

    Hormel Foods Announces Environmental Sustainability Progress Image

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    04-13-10

    Hormel Foods Announces Environmental Sustainability Progress

    Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced results of environmental sustainability projects it has implemented at its U.S. manufacturing facilities as part of the company's ongoing efforts to reduce its environmental impact.

    "We are m...

    Hormel Foods Continues Reductions in Product Packaging Image

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    12-03-09

    Hormel Foods Continues Reductions in Product Packaging

    Following its reduction of 5.2 million pounds of product packaging in 2008, Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) is proud to announce the results of several new packaging projects.

    "Our new initiatives build on about 40 packaging reduction pr...

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