Our Company


Hillshire Brands Company (NYSE: HSH) is a leader in branded foods. The company generates more than $4 billion in annual sales and has approximately 8,500 employees. Hillshire Brands’ portfolio includes iconic brands such as Jimmy Dean, Ball Park, Hillshire Farm, State Fair, Van'sSara Lee frozen bakery and Chef Pierre pies, as well as artisanal brands AidellsGallo Salame and Golden Island Jerky. Our company, formerly known as Sara Lee Corporation, began trading under the “HSH” ticker symbol on June 29, 2012, following the successful spinoff of its international coffee and tea business.

We are based in Chicago, Ill., at 400 S. Jefferson Street. Enhancing our commitment to sound and sustainable business practices, our headquarters building has achieved LEED Gold certification under the commercial interiors rating system.

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Our Vision

Become the most innovative branded food company in the U.S.


Our Core Values

We value everyone because we believe in an inclusive, collaborative culture where great ideas can come from anyone.

We value integrity because doing the right thing is always the right thing to do.

We value ownership because passionate and relentless dedication to the success of the enterprise will fuel our performance.