About Hormel Foods
Hormel Foods Corporation, based in Austin, Minn., is a multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumerbranded food and meat products, many of which are among the best known and trusted in the food industry. The company leverages its extensive expertise, innovation and high competencies in pork and turkey processing and marketing to bring quality, value-added brands to the global marketplace. In each of the past nine years, Hormel Foods was named one of “The 400 Best Big Companies in America” by Forbes magazine. The company enjoys a strong reputation among consumers, retail grocers, foodservice and industrial customers for products highly regarded for quality, taste, nutrition, convenience and value. For more information, visit www.HormelFoods.com.
About Hy-Vee, Inc.
Hy-Vee, Inc. is an employee-owned corporation operating 223 stores in seven Midwestern states. In fiscal year 2006 the company recorded total sales in excess of $5.6 billion, ranking it among the top 30 grocery chains and the top 50 private companies in the United States. Headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa, Hy-Vee’s supermarkets and drugstores are located in Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota and Minnesota. Hy-Vee’s combination food and drug centers reflect the changing lifestyles of today’s consumers, with emphasis on freshness, variety and one-stop shopping convenience. For more information, visit www.hyvee.com.