In 1997, Hormel Foods began a license agreement with Tulip International, a subsidiary of Danish Crown, based in Denmark. The agreement allows for the manufacturing, sales, marketing and distribution of SPAM® chopped pork and ham, and Stagg® chili in the United Kingdom and Europe. SPAM® chopped pork and ham, and Stagg® chili have the No. 1 market share in their respective categories in the United Kingdom. Muscle Milk® products are also distributed in Europe.