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  All Numbers from 2013
  Unit 2012 2013
Employees worldwide Number (approximate) 19,700 19,800
Countries where our products are marketed Number (approximate) More than 40 More than 40
Countries where our products are manufactured Number 11 11
U.S. Manufacturing facilities Number 41 44
Net sales U.S. dollars, millions 8,230 8,751
Brands that hold No. 1 or No. 2 market share Number (as of October 2013) 34 35
Capital expenditures U.S. dollars, thousands 132,303 106,762
Income taxes U.S. dollars, thousands 253,374 268,431
Community investments U.S. dollars, thousands 7,600 9,100
Energy use Direct: MMBtu per ton of production kWh per ton of production
Indirect: Kilowatt hours (kWh) per thousand pounds of production
Direct energy: 1.68
Indirect energy: 292
Direct: 1.69
Indirect: 294
Water use Cubic meters/ton of production 7.7 7.3
Solid waste Pounds per ton production sent to landfill 24.4 24.2
Air emissions Metric tons CO2-e Direct: 227,000i
Indirect: 530,000
Direct: 223,000
Indirect: 544,000
Packaging reduction Pounds, thousands 4,050 4,720
Environmental noncompliance Number of individual findings 1ii 2iii
Sodium reduction % reduction Hormel® Canadian bacon: 22

Hormel® Cure 81® retail hams: 14

Hormel® chili with beans: 18

Hormel® Compleats® microwave meals: 16

Hormel® Canadian bacon: 23

Hormel® Compleats® microwave meals: 16

Hormel® Cure 81® retail hams: 14

Hormel® chili with beans: 18

CHI-CHI’S® and Herdez® branded tortillas: 32

Hormel® Always Tender® marinated meats: 17

TCIR Number of recordable incidents per 100 full-time employees 4.6 3.8
DAFWII Number of cases that involve days away from work per every 100 full-time employees 0.6 0.5
DART Number of injuries or illnesses resulting in days away from work, restricted work activity or job transfer per ever 100 full-time employees 3.0 2.6

i Measurement has changed from reporting normalized for production numbers to metric tons.
ii One Notice of Violation (NOV) at the state level was received related to wastewater pretreatment operations. The NOV did not result in a monetary fine. All issues raised by the NOV have been addressed and the plant is currently in compliance with all requirements.
iii Two non-monetary sanctions were received at the state level. One was administrative in nature for a late compliance report that was promptly resolved. The second action was a negotiated compliance schedule that will result in an upgraded wastewater pretreatment system. The upgrade is scheduled for completion in 2014.

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