The Hershey Company Overview

  • Hershey, PA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1894
  • Company - Public (HSY)
  • Food & Drink Manufacturing
  • $5 to $10 billion (USD)

The Hershey Company, celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2019, is headquartered in Hershey, Pa., and is an industry-leading snacks company known for bringing goodness to the world through its iconic brands, remarkable people and enduring commitment to help children succeed. ...
Mission: For 125 years, Hershey has been committed to operating fairly, ethically and sustainably. Hershey founder, Milton Hershey, created the Milton Hershey School in 1909 and since then the company has focused on helping children succeed.

Company Updates

March 16, 2021
We're hiring! Please check our career website for job opportunities in corporate, retail sales and manufacturing.
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Careers at Hershey | Hershey jobs
January 3, 2019
The Hershey Company is proud to collaborate with Partners in Food Solutions.
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Sharing Goodness with Locally Grown Foods

The Hershey Company Reviews

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Michele Buck
Michele Buck
266 Ratings
Featured Review
Former Employee, more than 1 year

"Incredible Experience and Team"

Oct 10, 2020 - Retail Sales Representative in Waco, TX
Positive Outlook
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I learned so much from my time with Hershey. Each team member is passionate about what they do and it makes your goals that much more exciting. I felt cared about by the company and will always


This isn't a con for me but just something to let others know, you're going to be working with your hands, building display, heaving heavy boxes of candy throughout every holiday season of the year,

Advice to Management

Never stop sending us to BRE. Best experience!!!
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Diversity & Inclusion at The Hershey Company

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The Hershey Company Interviews

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Applied online55%
Campus Recruiting25%

  1. Featured Interview

    Retail Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview


    Received a phone call that then proceeded with a phone interview. I then did a on the job shadowing of the position in a near by city and then was offered the job

    Are you able to work alone and do you consider yourself a self starter?

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The Hershey Company Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500Fortune2015
  • Green RankingsNewsweek2014
  • Dow Jones Sustainability North America IndexDow Jones Sustainability Index2014
  • Dow Jones Sustainability World IndexDow Jones Sustainability Index2014
  • P3 Impact AwardConcordia2014

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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What is paid time off like at The Hershey Company?

...Great pay, time off, weekends, supportive team...

June 21, 2021

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