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Last €80.10 EUR
Change Today +1.66 / 2.11%
Volume 25.0
As of 11:05 AM 06/30/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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hershey co/the (HSY) Details

The Hershey Company manufactures, imports, markets, distributes, and sells confectionery products. The company operates through two segments, North America; and International and Other. It offers chocolate and sugar confectionery products; pantry items, such as baking ingredients, toppings, sundae syrups, and beverages; snack items, including spreads; and gum and mint refreshment products comprising chewing gums and bubble gums. The company offers its products primarily under the Hershey’s, Reese’s, Kisses, Jolly Rancher, Almond Joy, Brookside, Good & Plenty, Heath, Kit Kat, Lancaster, Payday, Rolo, Twizzlers, Whoppers, York, Scharffen Berger, Dagoba, Ice Breakers, Breathsavers, Bubble Yum, and Heath brands, as well as under the Golden Monkey, Pelon Pelo Rico, IO-IO, Nutrine, Maha Lacto, Jumpin, and Sofit brands. It markets and sells its products to wholesale distributors, chain grocery stores, mass merchandisers, chain drug stores, vending companies, wholesale clubs, convenience stores, dollar stores, concessionaires, and department stores. The Hershey Company was founded in 1894 and is headquartered in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

20,800 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/20/15
Founded in 1894

hershey co/the (HSY) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
President of International
Total Annual Compensation: $642.5K
President of North America
Total Annual Compensation: $642.5K
Chief Supply Chain Officer and Senior Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $567.2K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Se...
Total Annual Compensation: $491.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

hershey co/the (HSY) Key Developments

Hershey Plans to Cut 300 Jobs

Hershey slashed its sales and earnings outlook for the year and announced plans to cut 300 jobs amid an abrupt slowdown in chocolate sales in China.

Hershey Company to Cut 300 Jobs

Hershey Company announced that it cut its full-year sales and EPS guidance due to weakness in the China market and said it was beginning a productivity initiative that will result in the loss of 300 jobs.

The Hershey Company Announces Executive Changes

The Hershey Company announced the implementation of a new productivity initiative as part of its ongoing efforts to drive long-term growth and margin-enhancement. As part of this initiative, Hershey also announced changes to its Global Leadership Team to better deliver the company’s strategy, support its core business, and position Hershey to capitalize on adjacent and international growth opportunities. Effective immediately, changes to the Global Leadership Team include: Patricia Little, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, will now also be responsible for corporate development, mergers and acquisitions. Steven Schiller, Regional President, AEMEA, has been named President, China and Asia. This new position elevates the company’s focus on its number one international growth priority, China. The company has created a new Global Leadership Team role focused on growth and expansion in emerging international markets including India and those in Latin and South America, the Middle East, Europe, and Africa. A candidate search including both internal and external individuals is in progress.


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