Hormel Foods Announces Webcast of Back-to-School Consumer Conference

  Hormel Foods Announces Webcast of Back-to-School Consumer Conference

Business Wire

AUSTIN, Minn. -- August 29, 2013

Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) invites interested investors to listen to
its presentation at the Barclays Back-to-School Consumer Conference. The
presentation will take place on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at 3:45 p.m. ET.
Jeffrey M. Ettinger, chairman of the board, president and chief executive
officer at Hormel Foods, will be speaking.

To access the webcast, log on to:

http://www.hormelfoods.com

Go to the Investors page and click on the link under webcast, which will bring
you to the webcast page.

If you are unable to listen to the live webcast, an archived version will be
available at the above mentioned website for 90 days following the
presentation.

About Hormel Foods
Hormel Foods Corporation, based in Austin, Minn., is a multinational
manufacturer and marketer of consumer-branded food and meat products, many of
which are among the best known and trusted in the food industry. The company
leverages its extensive expertise, innovation and high competencies in pork
and turkey processing and marketing to bring branded, value-added products to
the global marketplace. The company is a member of the Standard & Poor's (S&P)
500 Index, S&P Dividend Aristocrats for 2012, Maplecroft Climate Innovation
Indexes, Global 1000 Sustainable Performance Leaders and was again named one
of “The 100 Best Corporate Citizens” by Corporate Responsibility Magazine for
the fifth year in a row. Hormel Foods debuted on the G.I. Jobs magazine list
of America’s Top 100 Military Friendly Employers in 2012. The company enjoys a
strong reputation among consumers, retail grocers, foodservice and industrial
customers for products highly regarded for quality, taste, nutrition,
convenience and value. For more information, visit http://www.hormelfoods.com.

Contact:

Hormel Foods Corporation
Investor Contact:
Kevin Jones, 507-437-5248
kcjones@hormel.com
or
Media Contact:
Julie Craven, 507-437-5345
media@hormel.com