The Hershey Company specializes in producing and selling chocolate-based products and candies. The group is involved in producing and selling snacks, beverages, garnishing and cooking products, chewing gum, etc. Net sales break down by family of products as follows:
- chocolate-based products and confectionery (95.7%): Jolly Rancher, Almond Joy, Brookside, barkTHINS, Cadbury, Good & Plenty, Heath, Kit Kat, Lancaster, Payday, Rolo, Twizzlers, Whoppers, Scharffen Berger, Dagoba, etc. brands;
- snacks (4.3%): Hershey, Reese, Heath, Krave, Popwell, SkinnyPop, Pirate's Booty, Oatmega, Paqui, etc. brands.
At the end of 2018, the group has 9 production sites in the United States (6), Mexico (2) and Malaysia.
Net sales break down geographically as follows: the United States (83.9%), North America (4.7%) and other (11.4%).
2016 2017 Delta USD (in Million) % USD (in Million) % Chocolate and Sugar Confectionery 7,440 100% 7,515 100% +1.01%
2016 2017 Delta USD (in Million) % USD (in Million) % North America 6,533 87.8% 6,621 88.1% +1.35% International and Other 907.19 12.2% 894.30 11.9% -1.42%
Vote Quantity Float Company-owned shares Total Float
Shareholders The Hershey Company (HSY - Nyse) Hershey Co (HSYFB - OTC Bulletin Board - Other OTC)
Name Equities % The Vanguard Group, Inc. 10,626,512
7.12% BlackRock Fund Advisors 8,508,337
5.70% SSgA Funds Management, Inc. 5,930,687
3.98% Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors) 4,636,939
3.11% Fidelity Management & Research Co. 4,557,957
3.06% Hershey Trust Co. 3,800,791
2.55% AllianceBernstein LP 1,970,054
1.32% Renaissance Technologies LLC 1,961,400
1.31% Geode Capital Management LLC 1,940,221
1.30% Henderson Global Investors Ltd. 1,892,594
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Company contact information
The Hershey Company
100 Crystal A Drive
PO Box 810
PA 17033 Hershey, Pennsylvania
Phone : +1 (800) 539 0261
Fax : +1
Sector Food Processing - NEC
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