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Kellogg is a company manufacturing and marketing ready-to-eat cereal and convenience foods. It operates through four segments: North America, Europe, Latin America, and Asia Middle East Africa. Its principal products include crackers, crisps, savory snacks, toaster pastries, cereal bars, granola bars and bites, ready-to-eat cereals, frozen waffles, veggie foods, and noodles. The company offers its products under the Kellogg's, Cheez-It, Pringles, Austin, Parati, RXBAR, Kashi, Bear Naked, Eggo, Morningstar Farms, Choco Krispies, Crunchy Nut, Nutri-Grain, Special K, Squares, Zucaritas, Sucrilhos, Pop-Tarts, K-Time, Split Stix, Be Natural, LCMs, Coco Pops, Rice Krispies Squares, Kashi Go, Vector, and Gardenburger brand names.
TypePublic
Founded1906
HQBattle Creek, US
Websitekelloggcompany.com
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)31,000(-8%)
Job Openings175
Revenue (FY, 2019)$13.6 B
Share Price (Nov 2020)$65.8 (+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Kellogg

Steven Cahillane

Steven Cahillane

Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer
Monica McGurk

Monica McGurk

Chief Growth Officer
Chris Hood

Chris Hood

President, Kellogg North America
David Lawlor

David Lawlor

President, Kellogg Europe
Lesley Salmon

Lesley Salmon

Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Melissa Howell

Melissa Howell

Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer
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Kellogg Office Locations

Kellogg has offices in Battle Creek, Ferntree Gully, Santa Catarina, Socorro and in 10 other locations
Battle Creek, US (HQ)
1 Kellogg Square
Ferntree Gully, AU
PO BOX 1500
Santa Catarina, BR
São Lourenço do Oeste - State of Santa Catarina
Socorro, BR
Rua Augusto Ferreira de Moraes 602 Socorro
Mississauga, CA
5350 Creekbank Rd
Hamburg, DE
Burchardstraße
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Kellogg Financials and Metrics

Kellogg Revenue

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Kellogg's revenue was reported to be $13.58 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (FY, 2019)

13.6b

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

4.4b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

32.3%

Net income (FY, 2019)

960.0m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

1.4b

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2020)

22.6b

Closing stock price (13-Nov-2020)

65.8

Cash (28-Dec-2019)

397.0m

EV

23.4b
Kellogg's current market capitalization is $22.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

14.8b14.6b13.5b13.0b12.9b13.5b13.6b

Revenue growth, %

(1%)(7%)(4%)(1%)5%

Cost of goods sold

8.7b9.5b8.8b8.3b7.9b8.8b9.2b

Gross profit

6.1b5.1b4.7b4.8b5.0b4.7b4.4b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2011Q2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2015Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

3.5b3.4b3.3b3.4b3.5b3.7b3.9b3.7b3.7b3.7b3.7b3.6b3.3b3.6b3.5b3.4b3.3b3.3b3.3b3.2b3.3b3.4b3.4b3.5b3.5b3.5b3.4b

Cost of goods sold

2.1b1.9b2.0b2.1b2.1b2.3b2.5b2.2b2.3b2.2b2.3b2.3b2.1b2.3b2.3b2.2b2.0b2.0b2.1b1.9b2.0b2.1b2.2b2.3b2.4b2.3b2.4b

Gross profit

1.4b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.5b1.5b1.5b1.4b1.3b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.3b1.3b1.2b1.3b1.2b1.3b1.2b1.2b1.1b1.2b1.0b

Gross profit Margin, %

41%43%41%40%41%39%36%40%39%40%38%36%37%35%35%37%39%39%37%40%38%37%36%34%31%34%30%
Annual
USDFY, 2011Y, 2011FY, 2012Y, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

460.0m444.0m281.0m281.0m273.0m443.0m443.0m251.0m281.0m321.0m397.0m

Accounts Receivable

1.2b1.5b1.4b1.3b1.4b1.4b1.6b

Prepaid Expenses

247.0m280.0m149.0m131.0m232.0m

Inventories

1.1b1.4b1.2b1.3b1.2b1.3b1.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2011Q2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q3, 2015Q2, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Cash

404.0m457.0m582.0m404.0m230.0m305.0m252.0m262.0m300.0m299.0m294.0m310.0m531.0m346.0m298.0m334.0m267.0m370.0m257.0m309.0m272.0m340.0m453.0m

Accounts Receivable

1.4b1.4b1.3b1.3b1.4b1.4b1.6b1.5b1.5b1.5b1.4b1.5b1.5b1.5b1.5b1.4b1.5b1.6b1.5b1.6b1.6b1.6b1.6b

Prepaid Expenses

171.0m137.0m122.0m143.0m150.0m136.0m170.0m198.0m163.0m206.0m201.0m207.0m189.0m205.0m198.0m135.0m189.0m163.0m149.0m175.0m196.0m

Inventories

1.2b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.2b1.2b
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

1.2b961.0m1.8b633.0m614.0m695.0m1.3b1.3b977.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

369.0m448.0m517.0m481.0m516.0m484.0m

Inventories

(76.0m)(80.0m)116.0m(30.0m)(42.0m)7.0m80.0m(86.0m)2.0m

Accounts Payable

40.0m208.0m30.0m96.0m427.0m124.0m193.0m115.0m(9.0m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2011Q2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

366.0m709.0m999.0m358.0m659.0m955.0m311.0m663.0m989.0m406.0m701.0m926.0m654.0m227.0m449.0m175.0m455.0m747.0m262.0m544.0m841.0m444.0m1.0b1.4b285.0m577.0m825.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

89.0m175.0m270.0m95.0m194.0m302.0m113.0m226.0m340.0m116.0m235.0m375.0m387.0m131.0m269.0m115.0m251.0m357.0m121.0m244.0m366.0m122.0m234.0m374.0m131.0m243.0m360.0m

Inventories

81.0m39.0m43.0m(14.0m)(2.0m)(47.0m)80.0m91.0m52.0m(29.0m)(55.0m)40.0m1.0m70.0m5.0m49.0m17.0m25.0m58.0m63.0m78.0m13.0m(38.0m)(67.0m)12.0m(6.0m)16.0m

Accounts Payable

50.0m59.0m51.0m1.0m32.0m145.0m45.0m(38.0m)(2.0m)(49.0m)30.0m34.0m135.0m27.0m114.0m89.0m157.0m139.0m11.0m70.0m135.0m(4.0m)64.0m103.0m(16.0m)29.0m
USDQ1, 2012

Debt/Equity

2.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.5 x

Financial Leverage

5.3 x
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Kellogg Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016

Building Area, sq. ft

35 m41 m
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Kellogg Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
RxBarOctober 06, 2017$600 m

Kellogg Revenue Breakdown

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Kellogg revenue breakdown by business segment: 22.5% from U.S. Morning Foods, 24.6% from U.S. Snacks, 9.3% from U.S. Specialty, 12.3% from North America Other, 18.3% from Europe, 6.0% from Latin America and 7.0% from Asia Pacific

Kellogg Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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Kellogg Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Kellogg Online and Social Media Presence

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Kellogg Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    79/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    76/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    85/100

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Kellogg News and Updates

Kellogg's® Combines Two Fan-Favorite Cereals For Its First MASHUP

Bacon and eggs. Pancakes and syrup. Cronuts and avocado toast. Iconic combinations are the key to making breakfast delicious. Tony the Tiger® and Toucan Sam® are no exception — for the first time ever, this dynamic duo is teaming up to give breakfast lovers the best of both cereal worlds with new Ke…

Kellogg's® Converts Beloved Cereals Into Perfectly Snackable Sizes

Gone are the days of jamming hands into cereal boxes because Kellogg's® is transforming snack time with its new line of Kellogg's JUMBO SNAX. The cereal brands fans know and love are now jumbo-size and perfectly packed for snacking.

Kellogg Company Reports 2020 First Quarter Results

Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) today published its 2020 first-quarter earnings results in documents posted to the company website at https://investor.kelloggs.com/QuarterlyResults. Documents immediately available include: the financial press release and tables, GAAP reconciliations, and presentation sli…

Kellogg Company Declares Regular Dividend of $0.57 per Share

Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.57 per share on the common stock of the Company, payable on June 15, 2020, to shareowners of record at the close of business on June 1, 2020. The ex-dividend date is May 29, 2020. This is the 382nd divi…

Kellogg Company Thanks Partners Around the Globe Who Help Bring Food to the World's Tables During This Difficult Time

BATTLE CREEK, Mich., April 8, 2020 / / -- Kellogg Company, responding to the unprecedented pandemic, is releasing a special advertisement to thank the front-line heroes who play an important role in supporting the global food chain.read more

Kellogg Company Sets Date for 2020 First Quarter Results Conference Call / Webcast

Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) plans to issue its 2020 first quarter financial results at approximately 8:00 am EDT on Thursday, April 30, 2020.
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Kellogg Blogs

Pringles® Stacks The End Of 2020 With New, Refreshed Brand Look And Feel

2020 has been the year we've all learned to adjust to change and the Pringles® brand and its iconic mascot, Mr. Pringle, is no exception. For the first time in 20 years, Pringles has updated its...

Tony the Tiger® and Shaquille O'Neal Press Forward with Mission Tiger™ Goal to Help 1 Million Kids Gain Better Access to Sports by End of 2021

Schools across the nation are facing tremendous financial pressure: A recent DonorsChoose survey of coaches and teachers revealed 70% anticipate a decrease in sports funding, meaning school sports...

Grant from Kellogg Company Aims to Save 9 Billion Gallons of Water in Arkansas Yearly

As part of Kellogg's Better Days commitment to support 1 million farmers by the end of 2030, the company is collaborating with The Nature Conservancy (TNC) to provide efficient water irrigation...

Pringles® Turns Up The Heat With New Scorchin' Lineup Featuring Fan-Favorite Flavors

For the first time, the masters of flavor at Pringles® are introducing a full collection of spicy crisps dedicated to their heat-loving snack fans. The new Pringles Scorchin' lineup adds fiery...

Kellogg's® Crackers And Award-Winning Actress And Singer Kristin Chenoweth Spread Holiday Cheer With 'Do It Yuleself' Recipes

From virtual gatherings to cozy family time at home, this year's holiday season looks a little different. Luckily, Kellogg's® Crackers, including Town House®, Club®, Toasteds® and Carr's®, is...

Kellogg Company Reports 2020 Third Quarter Results

Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) today published its 2020 third quarter earnings results in documents posted to the company website at https://investor.kelloggs.com/QuarterlyResults. Documents...
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Kellogg Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kellogg founded?

    Kellogg was founded in 1906.

  • Who are Kellogg key executives?

    Kellogg's key executives are Steven Cahillane, Monica McGurk and Chris Hood.

  • How many employees does Kellogg have?

    Kellogg has 31,000 employees.

  • What is Kellogg revenue?

    Latest Kellogg annual revenue is $13.6 b.

  • What is Kellogg revenue per employee?

    Latest Kellogg revenue per employee is $438 k.

  • Who are Kellogg competitors?

    Competitors of Kellogg include Post Holdings, Tyson Foods and Conagra Brands.

  • Where is Kellogg headquarters?

    Kellogg headquarters is located at 1 Kellogg Square, Battle Creek.

  • Where are Kellogg offices?

    Kellogg has offices in Battle Creek, Ferntree Gully, Santa Catarina, Socorro and in 10 other locations.

  • How many offices does Kellogg have?

    Kellogg has 15 offices.