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  • Splinter, Marconi, Venenga, Neufeldt

    Hormel Foods Announces Leadership Appointments

    AUSTIN, Minn. | September 29, 2016
    Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced   several leadership appointments. James M. Splinter has been appointed to the position of group vice president, corporate strategy. In this new role, Splinter will have responsibility for leading the company’s strategic growth areas including innovation, corporate development and strategy, consumer insights and building the company’s digital and e-commerce capabilities across the enterprise. Splinter will report to James P. Snee, president and chief operating officer who will assume the post of chief executive officer on October 31. Read More
    Topics: Company
  • Hormel Foods Recommends Stockholders Reject Unsolicited Below-Market Price Mini-Tender Offer By TRC Capital Corporation

    AUSTIN, Minn. | September 28, 2016
    Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) (the “Company”) today announced that it received notice of an unsolicited “mini-tender” offer made by TRC Capital Corporation (“TRC Capital”) to Hormel Foods stockholders to purchase up to 3,000,000 shares of Company common stock at a price of $36.25 per share. TRC Capital’s offer price represents a discount of $1.62 per share, or 4.28 percent, below the Company’s closing price of $37.87 on September 23, 2016, the day prior to the date of the offer. The offer is for approximately 0.57% of the outstanding shares of the Company’s common stock. Read More
    Topics: Financial
  • Hormel Foods Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

    AUSTIN, Minn. | September 26, 2016
    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 fourteen and a half cents (14.5¢) a share on September 26, 2016, will be paid November 15, 2016, to stockholders of record at the close of business on October 24, 2016. Read More
    Topics: Financial
  • Reggie Watts Bacon Experience


    AUSTIN, Minn. | September 22, 2016
    The makers of HORMEL® BLACK LABEL® bacon have been pioneering innovations for more than 100 years. We’re Always The New Black™. With progressive bacon creations including the invention of Canadian Bacon… in America, powering an epic motorcycle trip on bacon grease and launching the International Bacon Film Festival, the makers of HORMEL® BLACK LABEL® bacon continue to break new frontiers in both products and marketing, because that’s what category leaders do. Read More
    Topics: Brands
  • 2016 Dan's Prize Donation

    Hormel Foods Donation Helps Fight Hunger in Browerville and Long Prairie

    LONG PRAIRIE, Minn. | September 19, 2016
    Dan’s Prize, the local subsidiary owned by Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL), announced during its 30th anniversary celebration that it will donate a total of $20,000 to local organizations to fight hunger in the community. This donation is part of the Hormel Foods Plant Community Donations Program, which gives employees the opportunity to assist local hunger relief organizations and strengthen the communities where they live and work. Read More
    Topics: Community
  • 2016 Lloyds BBQ Co donation

    Hormel Foods Donation Helps Fight Hunger in St. Paul and Surrounding Communities

    ST. PAUL, Minn. | September 13, 2016
    Lloyd’s Barbeque Company (St. Paul, Minn.), the local manufacturing plant owned by Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL), announced today that it donated a total of $10,000 to Second Harvest Heartland and House of Charity’s Food Centre to help combat hunger in the Twin Cities and surrounding communities. Read More
    Topics: Community
  • 2016 Barron Donation Photo

    Hormel Foods Donation Helps Fight Hunger in Barron

    BARRON, Wis. | September 09, 2016
    The Jennie-O Turkey Store in Barron, owned by Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL), announced today that it will donate $10,000 to Barron Cupboard & Closet. Read More
    Topics: Community
  • Hormel Foods Highlights Balanced Portfolio and Reaffirms Guidance at Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference

    AUSTIN, Minn. | September 08, 2016

    During the Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference in Boston, Mass., Jeffrey M. Ettinger, chairman of the board and chief executive officer at Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), James P. Snee, president and chief operating officer, and James N. Sheehan, vice president and chief accounting officer, offered insights on the company’s strategies for driving growth, including innovation, leveraging the strength of its balanced portfolio and the success of its recent acquisitions. Read More
    Topics: Company, Financial, Events

  • Ettinger/Snee

    Hormel Foods Announces Chief Executive Officer Retirement And Appointment

    AUSTIN, Minn. | September 06, 2016
    Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) today announced that Jeffrey M. Ettinger will retire as chief executive officer on October 30, 2016. Ettinger will continue to serve as Hormel Foods chairman of the board. The Board of Directors elected James P. Snee to be the company's next chief executive officer, effective October 31, 2016. Snee currently serves as president and chief operating officer. Read More
    Topics: Company
  • 2016 Austin WLI Donation

    Hormel Foods Donation Helps Fight Hunger in Austin

    AUSTIN, Minn. | August 30, 2016
    The Austin (Minn.) Plant of Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), has donated $4,000 to The Salvation Army, $4,000 to Meals on Wheels, and $2,000 to the Women’s Leadership Initiative to help fund the weekend food backpack program. Read More
    Topics: Community
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