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Kellogg is one of the world's leading cereal companies and a major producer of convenience foods. Founded with a commitment to nutrition, the company has always been focusing on its products and processes. Kellogg provides tasty, convenient and healthy food choices that meet people's nutrition needs. With a range of brands appealing to kids, adults and the entire family, The company is becoming a common feature on breakfast tables.

TypePublic
Founded1906
HQBattle Creek, US
Websitekelloggcompany.com
Culture scoreB

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)31,000(-8%)
Job Openings164
Revenue (FY, 2019)$13.6 B
Share Price (May 2020)$62.1 (+2%)

Key People/Management at Kellogg

Steven Cahillane

Steven Cahillane

Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer, Kellogg Company
Amit Banati

Amit Banati

President, Asia Pacific, Kellogg Company
Jim Cali

Jim Cali

Senior Vice President Global Snacks Category, Kellogg Company
Nigel Hughes

Nigel Hughes

Senior Vice President, Global Research, Quality, Nutrition and Technology, Kellogg Company
Kris Charles

Kris Charles

Senior Vice President, Global Corporate Affairs, Kellogg Company
Tony Chow

Tony Chow

President, Kashi Company
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Kellogg Office Locations

Kellogg has offices in Battle Creek, Albany, Albuquerque, Alexandria and in 428 other locations
Battle Creek, US (HQ)
1 Kellogg Square
Albany, US
Albany, NY, USA
Albuquerque, US
Albuquerque, NM, USA
Alexandria, US
Alexandria, VA, USA
Allen, US
Allen, TX, USA
Allentown, US
Allentown, PA, USA
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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 (22-May-2020)

21.3b

Closing stock price (22-May-2020)

62.1

Cash (28-Dec-2019)

397.0m

EV

22.0b
Kellogg's current market capitalization is $21.3 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
usdY, 2011FY, 2011FY, 2012Y, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

444.0m460.0m281.0m281.0m273.0m443.0m443.0m251.0m281.0m321.0m397.0m

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
USDY, 2019

EV/EBIT

15.7 x

EV/CFO

18.7 x

Revenue/Employee

438.0k

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 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 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

MSU Extension, Kellogg Center providing support for health care workers

Contact(s): University Communications Michigan State University is using specialized equipment to clean and decontaminate used N95 masks and opening the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center to front-line health workers and first responders combatting the novel coronavirus outbreak.read more

Kellogg stock falls after weak guidance

Kellogg Co. shares fell nearly 7% in Thursday premarket trading after the food company gave weak 2020 earnings guidance. Net income totaled $145 million, or 42 cents per share, after a loss of $84 million, or 24 cents per share, last year. Adjusted EPS of 91 cents beat the FactSet consensus for 86 …

Kellogg reports 2.8% decline in Q4 sales

Breakfast cereal maker Kellogg on Thursday posted a 2.8% decline in fourth-quarter sales, hurt by the sale of its cookie business to Nutella maker Ferrero SpA.

Amazon wins at the 2020 Kellogg School Super Bowl Advertising Review

EVANSTON, Ill., Feb. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Amazon is a big winner in strategic ad rankings with its "#BeforeAlexa" ad in the 16th consecutive Kellogg School Super Bowl Advertising Review. Other brands that earned top marks include Facebook, Cheetos, Hyundai, T-Mobile and Google. Not all...

The King Center Honors Kellogg Company with Salute to Greatness Award

BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Jan. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change (The King Center) recently awarded Kellogg Company with the prestigious Salute to Greatness Award. Presented to companies for "exceptional environmental and socially...
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Kellogg Blogs

Kellogg to Hold Virtual Annual Shareowners' Meeting

Kellogg Company today announced that, due to the public health impact of the coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19), its Annual Meeting of Shareowners, to be held on Friday, April 24, 2020 at 1:00 p.m....

Kellogg increases global COVID-19 food relief contribution to $5 million

As the coronavirus situation continues to unfold, more and more people around the world are quarantined and some communities are instituting mandates to “shelter in place.” Many businesses and schools have closed. In the face of this crisis, many of our vulnerable neighbors need food.

Kellogg contributes funds and food to global COVID-19 food relief

As the coronavirus situation continues to unfold, communities across the globe are considering or already under quarantines and some schools are closing, which is putting food insecure populations...

To Kick Off National Breakfast Week, Kellogg's® is Giving Away Delicious High-Fiber Cereal

Americans today focus on health and wellness more than ever, but with trendy diets emphasizing things like protein and fat, they often overlook fiber. Kellogg's knows fiber can be tasty and easy,...

Charles Barkley & Shaquille O'Neal Rivalry Continues: Legendary Duo To Coach Against Each Other During 2020 Celebrity Crunch Classic™

Two of the biggest names in snacking – Pringles® and Cheez-It® – are teaming up to give college basketball fans the opportunity to play in their dream pick-up game: the 5th Annual Celebrity...

Kellogg Company to Webcast Presentation at 2020 CAGNY Conference

Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) will webcast its presentation to the 2020 Consumer Analyst Group of New York Conference live at 8:00 am EST, Wednesday, February 19, 2020. Speaking on behalf of Kellogg...
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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, Amit Banati and Jim Cali.

  • 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 Campbell Soup Company, Seneca Foods and General Mills.

  • Where is Kellogg headquarters?

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

  • Where are Kellogg offices?

    Kellogg has offices in Battle Creek, Albany, Albuquerque, Alexandria and in 428 other locations.

  • How many offices does Kellogg have?

    Kellogg has 434 offices.