About This Report
The 2012 Hormel Foods Corporate Responsibility Report provides information useful to our stakeholders, which include customers, employees, consumers, investors, communities, government agencies and non-profit organizations. It covers anecdotal and benchmark data from fiscal year 2012 (November 2011 to October 2012), unless otherwise noted. Our previous reports covered fiscal years 2006 to 2011.
Water, solid waste, air and energy goals were established in fiscal year 2012 and are being measured against base year 2011 at company-owned and international manufacturing locations. Our packaging minimization goal was established in fiscal year 2012 and is to reduce packaging by 25 million pounds by 2020.
About Hormel Foods
Based in Austin, MN, Hormel Foods is a multinational manufacturer and marketer of high quality, brand name food and meat products for consumers throughout the world.
|more than 40||Countries where our products are marketed|
|11||Countries where our products are manufactured|
|$8,230,000,000||2012 net sales|
|34||brands held the No. 1 and No. 2 market share in 2012|
|$132,303,000||2012 capital expenditures|
|$253,347,000||2012 income taxes|
|$7,600,000||2012 community investments|
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