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What brands are owned by Hormel Foods?
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More than you think!

In addition to our iconic SPAM® brand and HORMEL® branded products, our family includes:

  • Applegate®brand
  • Columbus®craft meats
  • Dinty Moore® stew
  • Herdez® salsa
  • Jennie-O® brand
  • Justin’s® brand
  • Skippy® brand
  • Wholly Guacamole® brand

You can see our entire list of brands in our brands section.

Brands

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I want to work for Hormel Foods. How do I apply for a job?
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We are glad to hear you are interested in joining our team. We may be a little biased, but we think we have the best employees in the business!

Learn all about our team, career paths and apply for open positions by visiting our careers section.

Apply Today!

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Does Hormel Foods own other companies?
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We do!

Over the years we have had the opportunity to add the following to our family of companies:

  • Applegate Farms, LLC.
  • Burke Marketing Corp.
  • Cidade do Sol Alimentos
  • Columbus Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Dan’s Prize, Inc.
  • Fontanini Food, LLC
  • Jennie-O Turkey Store
  • Justin’s, LLC.
  • MegaMex Foods, LLC. (Joint Venture)

Our Family of Companies

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I have questions about my stock. Where should I go with questions?
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Questions about your stock, including shareholder records, stock transfers or changes of ownership or address should be directed towards the transfer agent and registrar for the company’s shareholders.

Wells Fargo Shareowner Services
1110 Centre Point Curve, Suite 101
MAC N9173-010
Mendota Heights, MN 55120
www.shareowneronline.com
877-536-3559

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Is it true you have a museum dedicated to the SPAM® brand?
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Yes, it’s real. The SPAM® Museum is stuffed with interactive exhibits that bring the iconic history of the SPAM® Brand to life like you’ve never seen it before!

Go behind the scenes and behind the can for an experience adults and kids will savor. The SPAM® Museum is located in our hometown of Austin, Minn. We would love to have you for a visit. And best of all, admission is FREE!

SPAM® Museum
101 3rd Avenue NE
Austin, MN 55912
(507) 437-5100

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How many people work for Hormel Foods?
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We are proud to employ nearly 20,000 employees worldwide, but are always looking to add amazing people to our team.

Check out our career section to learn more!

Careers at Hormel Foods

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Where can I learn more about your annual meeting?
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Our annual meeting is one of our most highly anticipated events of the year.

Learn more about the date and location by visiting our Investor site.

Investor website

Or if you want a sneak peek behind the scenes, check out this Inspired story about the Annual Meeting.

Inspired : Called to Order

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Does Hormel Foods offer internships?
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We do!

Learn more about our highly competitive, paid internship program.

Internship Opportunities

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Why are SPAM® products so popular in Hawaii?
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We know what you’re thinking; SPAM® products must grow on trees there. That would be neat, but to believe it you must have taken a coconut to the head.

The true root of the island’s love for SPAM® products goes back to World War II, when the luncheon meat was served to GIs. By the end of the war, SPAM® products were adopted into local culture, with Fried SPAM® Classic and rice becoming a popular meal. The unique flavor quickly found its way into other Hawaiian cuisine, from SPAM® Fried Wontons to SPAM® Musubi, and SPAM® products became a fixture for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Today you’ll find SPAM® dishes served everywhere from convenience stores to restaurants, reflecting a demand that is unmatched by any place in the world.

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SPAM® brand and WWII

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Where is the corporate headquarters of Hormel Foods?
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You might be surprised to hear we are located in a small, mid-western town of about 25,000 people.

We were founded in Austin, Minn. by George A. Hormel in 1891 and more than 127 years later are still proud to call it our home. The address of our world headquarters is:

Hormel Foods
1 Hormel Place
Austin, Minn. 55912

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When was Hormel Foods founded?
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George A. Hormel founded Geo. A. Hormel & Co. in Austin, Minn. in 1891.

Our company headquarters are still located in Austin to this day. Learn more about our rich and innovative past by visiting our history page.

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Is your annual report available online?
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It sure is. Visit our investor site to view or download our annual report.

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