The Hillshire Brands Co.
The Hillshire Brands Co. engages in the provision of meat-centric food solutions for the retail and foodservice markets. It operates through Retail and Foodservice/Others segment. The Retail segment handles the sales of variety packaged meat and frozen bakery products in North America. The Foodservice/Others segment focuses on the sales of meats and bakery products to foodservice customers in North America such as broad-line foodservice distributors, restaurants, hospitals and other large institutions and includes commodity meat products. The company was founded by Nathan Cummings in 1939 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.