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Hormel Overview

Austin, MN
10000+ employees
1891
Company - Public (HRL)
Food & Beverage Manufacturing
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Hormel Foods Corporation, based in Austin, Minn., is a global branded food company with over $9 billion in annual revenues across 75 countries worldwide. Its brands include SKIPPY®, SPAM®, Hormel® Natural Choice®, Applegate® ... Read more

Mission: Inspired People. Inspired Food.™

Hormel Reviews

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    Former Employee - Brand Manager in Walnut Creek, CA
    Former Employee - Brand Manager in Walnut Creek, CA
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hormel full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    401K profit sharing and medical

    Cons

    IT, slow to adapt, need of teamwork

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Hormel Interviews

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    Associate Industrial Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Austin, MN
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    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Hormel (Austin, MN).

    Interview

    Met with 5 IE members of Hormel Foods in Austin, MN headquarters. All 30-45 minute interviews. Everyone was easy to talk to and interview also included a tour of the production facility.

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Company Updates

  • We were ranked No. 67 on the first Management Top 250 list from the Drucker Institute.

    This list measured customer service, employee engagement & development, innovation, social responsibility and financial strength: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQL71

    Hormel Foods Featured on the Management Top 250 by Drucker Institute | Hormel Foods

    Hormel Foods was ranked No. 67 on the first Management Top 250 list from the Drucker Institute, measuring performance on customer service, employee engagement and development, innovation, social responsibility and financial strength. Hormel Foods received five out of five stars in the employee engagement category.

  • "We are honored and humbled by this designation, and we hope it inspires others to attract and retain veterans," said Jim Sheehan, CFO at Hormel Foods.
    http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQLlo

    Hormel Foods Named a Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Company | Hormel Foods

    Hormel Foods was recognized with the Beyond the Yellow Ribbon award by the Minnesota Department of Military Affairs.

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Hormel Awards & Accolades

  • Best for Vets: Employers List, Military Times, 2017
  • 100 Best Corporate Citizens, Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine, 2017
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