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2016 Report
Our Food Journey™

About Hormel Foods


Our brands held the No. 1 or No. 2 share in more than 30 categories.

Hormel Foods, based in Austin, Minn., is a global branded food company with over $9.5 billion in annual revenue. Our brands include SKIPPY®, SPAM®, Hormel®Natural Choice®, Applegate®, Justin’s®, Wholly Guacamole®, Hormel®Black Label® and more than 30 other beloved brands.

We were honored in 2016 as one of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens by Corporate Responsibility magazine for the eighth consecutive year. We also celebrated our 125th anniversary and announced our new vision for the future – Inspired People. Inspired Food.™

People genuinely like to be here. They are intelligent, creative and hardworking people with a common goal: to create food that our consumers love.

Lynn, 3 years of service

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