Hormel Foods Donates Four Semi-trailer Loads of Product for Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts in Northeastern United States
The donation includes two semi-trailers of Hormel® Compleats® microwave meals, which is about 110,400 meals and two semi-trailers of Hormel® pizza toppings white chicken cuts, which is approximately 156,000 packs, to Feeding America food banks to aid in relief efforts for the areas impacted by the October 29 hurricane.
“Our thoughts are with those affected by this devastating event,” said Julie H. Craven, vice president of corporate communications at Hormel Foods. “As relief efforts begin, we hope these meals will provide a source of nourishment for so many in need.”
Hormel® Compleats® microwave meals are 10-ounce satisfying meals that feature quality chicken, beef or turkey as well as flavorful vegetables and pasta, potatoes or rice. They do not need to be frozen or refrigerated and can be microwaved in the tray in 60 seconds. Additionally, these meals are fully cooked and can be eaten straight from the package for those without access to electricity.
Hormel® pizza toppings white chicken cuts are fully cooked, large cuts of white meat chicken that can added as a protein source to a variety of meals.