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Marketing or Sales Intern
Sales Representative


Nationwide, with sales offices in Atlanta, Bethlehem (Pennsylvania), Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cincinnati, Dallas, Denver, Des Moines, Detroit, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Memphis, Lebanon (New Jersey), Miami, Minneapolis, Orlando, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, San Antonio, San Francisco, Seattle


Hormel Foods - Inspired People. Inspired Food.

Hormel Foods Corporation, headquartered in Austin, Minnesota, is a global branded food company with over $12 billion in annual revenues. Its brands include SKIPPY®, SPAM®, Hormel® Natural Choice®, Applegate®, Justin's®, Wholly Guacamole®, Hormel® Black Label®, Columbus® and more than 30 others. The company enjoys a strong reputation among consumers, retail grocers, and foodservice and industrial customers for products highly regarded for quality, taste, nutrition, convenience and value.

Products manufactured by the company include hams, bacon, sausages, franks, lunch meats, stews, chilies, hash, shelf-stable microwaveable entrees, peanut butter, salsas and frozen foods. These selections are sold to retail, foodservice, deli, and wholesale operations under many well-established trademarks.

Hormel Foods sells products in all 50 states through a direct sales force assigned to offices in major cities throughout the United States. Their efforts are supported by independent brokers and distributors. Through Hormel Foods International Corporation, the company markets its products in various locations throughout the world. Some of the larger markets include Australia, Canada, China, England, Japan, Mexico and Micronesia.

The company's success is largely based on the talent and dedication of the inspired people who work here. With more than 19,800 employees, Hormel Foods is committed to fostering a positive work environment that encourages professional growth and fulfillment. Hormel Foods has been recognized by Forbes on its Top Regarded Companies and World's Best Employers lists. In addition, the company has been named one of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens by Corporate Responsibility Magazine and as one of the 50 Best Companies to Sell For by Selling Power magazine.

Hormel Foods has exciting opportunities for sales representatives in two different divisions: Consumer Products Sales and Foodservice. Sales representatives are responsible for calling on a variety of customers with the objective of increasing sales for their territory. They achieve increases by adding products to distribution and expanding the usage of existing Hormel Foods products. In addition, representatives are in charge of implementing marketing strategies for their products.

Hormel Foods is the best place to build a career with real staying power. A hunger for success and the talent and enthusiasm to go the distance can take you far at Hormel Foods - Inspired People. Inspired Food.™