Hormel Foods Named One of Barron’s Most Sustainable U.S. Companies
Hormel Foods Corporation, a Fortune 500 global branded food company, was named to Barron's list of the 100 most sustainable U.S. companies for 2023. The company ranked No. 23 on the prestigious list, which is the sixth ranking by Barron's of the 1,000 largest publicly traded companies across 200-plus environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance indicators. As one of the most admired food companies in the world, Hormel Foods, through its award-winning Our Food JourneyTM efforts, is committed to producing food responsibly for customers and consumers by investing in its people and partners, improving communities and the world, and creating products that enrich the lives of people. "We are honored to be recognized as one of Barron's 100 Most Sustainable Companies," said Jim Snee, chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer of Hormel Foods. "We understand the responsibility that comes with being a sustainable food company, and we take that responsibility seriously. We have an incredible team of 20,000 people who take pride in the work we are doing. We know that our environmental, social and governance commitments and achievements matter, not only to our shareholders, but to our customers, consumers and communities where we live and work."