Hormel Suspends Buying Pork From Supplier After Alleged Animal AbuseThe Minnesota-based food giant Hormel says it's suspended buying pigs from a large supplier following the release of an undercover video showing alleged animal abuse on an Oklahoma hog farm.
Hormel Tweaking Ingredients In Spam, Chili ProductsHormel plans to tweak the ingredients in some of its canned meat products, including two varieties of Spam.
Decision: Hormel To Pay Wis. Workers For Putting On UniformsThe state Supreme Court says Hormel Foods Corporation owes hundreds of workers at its Beloit canning plant back wages for time spent putting on and taking off required clothing and equipment.
4 Things To Know: Giffords' Visit, Flu Vaccine, Spam Snacks & MoreFrom former Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords visiting Minnesota to Hormel's "Spam Snacks," here are the top four stories from Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016.
Hormel Shares Rise After Strong First QuarterShares of Hormel Foods Corp., the maker of Spam canned ham, Dinty Moore stew and other foods, rose on Tuesday after the company reported fiscal first-quarter results that beat expectations on growth across most segments and raised its guidance for the year.
Hormel Announces 2-For-1 Stock Split Amid Strong 4th Qtr. EarningsHormel is announcing a two-for-one split a day after the company reported a strong fourth quarter and outlook. The company is projecting higher sales from organic meats producer Applegate, which it bought earlier this year.
Hormel Beats 2Q Profit Forecasts Despite Bird Flu OutbreaksHormel reported a record second-quarter profit of $180.2 million Wednesday despite the impacts of bird flu that has killed more than 8 million birds in Minnesota. The Austin, Minnesota, company had earnings of 67 cents per share Wednesday, topping Wall Street expectations by a nickel, according to a poll by Zacks Investment Research.
Hormel Says Bird Flu Outbreak Will Hurt Turkey SalesHormel says it will sell less turkey this year because of a spreading bird flu outbreak. Farmers have been forced to kill more than 2.4 million turkeys since March. Most of the birds were in Minnesota, where Hormel is based.
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Spam, Skippy Give Boost To Hormel's 4Q Results Hormel Foods said Tuesday that its fiscal fourth-quarter net income rose 19 percent, benefiting from strong export sales of its Spam canned ham and Skippy peanut butter. Its performance beat analysts' expectations.
Hormel Foods 2Q Profit Falls, Misses Expectations Hormel Foods' fiscal second-quarter net income fell 2 percent as it dealt with one-time costs related to its acquisition of the Skippy peanut butter brand, higher grain costs and weaker turkey prices. Its quarterly performance missed Wall Street's expectations.
Hormel CEO Making Donation For Military FamiliesThe head of Austin-based Hormel Foods is presenting a $50,000 donation to a home for families of patients at the Minneapolis VA Medical Center.