Hormel Foods Announces Retirement of Pat Schwab, Vice President of Retail Sales – East

February 1, 2024 Hormel Foods

Hormel Foods Corporation, a Fortune 500 global branded food company, announced the upcoming retirement of Pat Schwab, vice president of Retail Sales – East. The company announced that Darren Carter, vice president of sales strategy at Hormel Foods, will advance to vice president of Retail Sales – East, replacing Schwab in this role. Carter will oversee the sales functions for all retail customers throughout the Eastern half of the United States.

Hormel Foods and Associated Wholesale Grocers Donate Thousands of Hormel Cure 81 Hams to Local Families in Need 

January 18, 2024 Associated Wholesale Grocers

Hormel Foods Corporation and Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc. (AWG) donated 6,000 pounds of Hormel® Cure 81® hams on January 4th to the local Harvesters food bank to help fight hunger. 

Hormel Foods Announces 2023 Class of Hormel Heroes Scholarship Recipients

November 10, 2023 Hormel Foods

The Hormel Heroes Scholarship Program, administered by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF), was established by Hormel Foods in 2019 to support students with military backgrounds pursuing degrees in culinary arts or a foodservice management-related program. To date, the company has awarded $120,000 to nine students.

Hormel Foods, Jennie-O Turkey Store Celebrate Completion of Latest Community Solar Project

October 2, 2023 Hormel Foods

Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), a Fortune 500 global branded food company known for its commitment to green power, celebrated the completion of an 8-acre solar field during a ribbon-cutting event Tuesday, Sept. 26 at its Jennie-O plant location in Montevideo, Minn.

Columbus Craft Meats Launches ‘Search for the Perfect Bite’ Original Film Series on YouTube

August 7, 2023 Hormel Foods

Columbus Craft Meats, maker of premium, award-winning Italian deli meats and charcuterie for more than 100 years, is today announcing the launch of its new film series streaming on YouTube, “Search for the Perfect Bite.”