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    The Hershey Company (HSY)

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    106.41 Up 0.13(0.12%) Dec 26, 4:02PM EST
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    The Hershey Company
    100 Crystal A Drive
    Hershey, PA 17033
    United States - Map
    Phone: 717-534-4200
    Website: http://www.hersheys.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Consumer Goods
    Industry:Confectioners
    Full Time Employees:12,600

    Business Summary 

    The Hershey Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, distributes, and sells chocolate and sugar confectionery products, pantry items, and gum and mint refreshment products. It offers milk chocolate bars, nuggets and drops chocolates, chocolate candies, candy bars, boxed chocolates, spreads, peanut butter cups, candy bars, wafer bars, toffee bars, wafer bars, caramel soft crèmes, and chocolate chips, as well as chocolate-covered fruits, fruit juice pieces, and nuts. It also provides macadamia snack nuts, peanut caramel bars, malted milk balls, peppermint patties, high-cacao dark chocolate products, and natural and organic chocolate products. In addition, the company offers refreshment products, such as mints and chewing gum products; pantry items comprising baking products, and toppings and sundae syrups; and beverage and cooking oil products. It sells its products under approximately 80 brand names, including HERSHEY'S, REESE'S, HERSHEY'S KISSES, HERSHEY'S BLISS, HERSHEY'S SPECIAL DARK, KIT KAT, TWIZZLERS, JOLLY RANCHER, and ICE BREAKERS through sales representatives and food brokers primarily to wholesale distributors, chain grocery stores, mass merchandisers, chain drug stores, vending companies, wholesale clubs, convenience stores, dollar stores, concessionaires, and department stores. The company markets its products in approximately 70 countries in the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Europe, and Africa. The Hershey Company was founded in 1894 and is headquartered in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

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    Corporate Governance 
    The Hershey Company’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Dec 1, 2014 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 5.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. John P. Bilbrey , 57
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    3.92M3.71M
    Mr. David W. Tacka , 60
    Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP
    934.00K665.00K
    Ms. Leslie M. Turner , 56
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
    1.19M0.00
    Mr. Terence L. O'Day , 64
    Chief Supply Chain Officer and Sr. VP
    1.31M3.10M
    Ms. Michele G. Buck , 52
    Pres of North America
    1.26M3.15M
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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