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The Hershey Company

The Hershey Company is among the world's largest chocolate and confectionery manufacturers. It markets, sells and distributes products through a portfolio of more than 80 brands, with sales across 85 countries. In addition to chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery, The Hershey Company’s portfolio comprises gum and mint products, snack items such as popcorn and protein bars, meat snacks and pantry items including baking ingredients, toppings and beverages. The Hershey Company purchases cocoa products, its primary raw material, from third-party suppliers who source beans grown in Asia, West Africa, and Central and South America.

Ranking position
#18 /380
Total score
35.9 /100
Industry Rank
Agricultural products and commodities #7
Food and beverage manufacturers/processors #12
Food and agriculture #17
Measurement area Score Rank (0-380)

Governance and strategy

#1 41.3 /100 #53

Ecosystems and biodiversity

#1 21.3 /100 #54

Social inclusion and community impact

#1 56.7 /100 #8
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More about the company

Hershey, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Number of employees
Group revenue
USD 8,971,300,000
Ownership structure
Publicly listed

This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2000 most influential companies

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