Hershey competitorsClear all

Hershey's top competitors include Nestle, Mondelez International, Mars, Lindt & Spruengli and Pladis.
Hershey
Hershey
The Hershey Company is a producer of chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery.
Nestle
Nestle
Nestle is a global food and beverage company.
Mondelez International
Mondelez International
Mondelēz International is a multinational confectionery, food, and beverage company.
Mars
Mars
Mars is a global manufacturer of confectionery, pet nutrition, and other food products and a provider of petcare services.
Lindt & Spruengli
Lindt & Spruengli
Lindt & Spruengli produces and sells chocolate products.
Pladis
Pladis
Pladis is a confectionery company.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1909
Founding Date
1866
Founding Date
2012
Founding Date
1911
Founding Date
1845
Founding Date
2016
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Private
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Tags
Locations
Locations
Hershey, US HQ
Niagara Falls, CA
Amsterdam, NL
Singapore, SG
Locations
Vevey, CH HQ
Algiers, DZ
Luanda, AO
Vicente López, AR
Rhodes, AU
Wien, AT
Manama, BH
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Locations
East Hanover, US HQ
Curitiba, BR
Suzhou, CN
Thane, IN
Mexico City, MX
Wrocław, PL
Singapore, SG
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Locations
McLean, US HQ
Béccar, AR
Buenos Aires, AR
Asquith, AU
Berkeley Vale, AU
Docklands, AU
North Sydney, AU
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Locations
Kilchberg, CH HQ
Locations
Hayes, GB HQ
Bruxelles, BE
Vertou, FR
Ogli, IN
Dublin, IE
Zaandam, NL
Lagos, NG
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Employees
Employees
14,5203% decrease
Employees
291,0006% decrease
Employees
80,000
Employees
125,000
Employees
13,168
Employees
N/A
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
28.2 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
74.4 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
12.2 k
Twitter followers
263.8 k
Twitter followers
26.3 k
Twitter followers
30.4 k
Twitter followers
66.5 k
Twitter followers
3.1 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
22
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
57
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
131
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
63
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
6.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
18.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
3.9
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
10.5
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
86.36%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
70.18%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
47.33%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
63.49%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
258163
Alexa Website Rank
34453
Alexa Website Rank
117947
Alexa Website Rank
127693
Alexa Website Rank
287663
Alexa Website Rank
529273
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
3.7
Employee Rating
3.9
Employee Rating
3.8
Employee Rating
3.9
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
3.1

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$8b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
CHF92.6b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$25.9b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$35b (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
£1.1b (FY, 2017)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$4.4b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
CHF46.6b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$15.5b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
£764.5m (FY, 2017)
Gross profit
Gross profit
$3.6b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
CHF45.9b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$10.3b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
£384.4m (FY, 2017)
Net income
Net income
$1.1b (FY, 2019)
Net income
CHF12.9b (FY, 2019)
Net income
$3.9b (FY, 2019)
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A
Net income
(£142.7m) (FY, 2017)

Operating

Brands
Brands
80 (FY, 2016)
Brands
2 k (FY, 2019)
Brands
N/A
Brands
N/A
Brands
N/A
Brands
N/A
Countries
Countries
70 (FY, 2016)
Countries
187 (FY, 2019)
Countries
N/A
Countries
80 (Nov, 2019)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Manufacturing Facilities
Manufacturing Facilities
19 (Mar, 2017)
Manufacturing Facilities
N/A
Manufacturing Facilities
132 (FY, 2018)
Manufacturing Facilities
N/A
Manufacturing Facilities
N/A
Manufacturing Facilities
N/A
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Nestle
HQ
Vevey, CH
Employees
291,000↓ 6% decrease

Nestle is a global food and beverage company.

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Mondelez International
HQ
East Hanover, US
Employees
80,000

Mondelēz International is a multinational confectionery, food, and beverage company.

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Mars
HQ
McLean, US
Employees
125,000

Mars is a global manufacturer of confectionery, pet nutrition, and other food products and a provider of petcare services.

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Lindt & Spruengli
HQ
Kilchberg, CH
Employees
13,168

Lindt & Spruengli produces and sells chocolate products.

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