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What We're Made Of

We’re a company with deeply held commitments. We’re committed to delivering quality products to our customers. To being transparent and open. To having a positive impact on the communities where we operate. And to promoting well-being through balance and moderation.

When it comes to our iconic brands, we’re all about goodness. While our belief is simple, making sure it’s reflected in everything we do takes a lot of planning. First, we listen to consumers like you to better understand what you expect. Then, we develop relationships with farmers and suppliers who deliver our ingredients. And finally, we make sure the information about everything that went into making your favorite snack is available to you.

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What We’re Made Of: Our Progress on Using Simple Ingredients, Transparency and Responsible Sourcing
At Hershey, we take pride in listening to our consumers to better understand what they expect from our company and our products. People all over the world are progressively becoming more interested in the ingredients and sourcing of their foods. That’s why we made a commitment in February 2015 to transition products across our portfolio to simple ingredients and continue our work with...
Aug 19, 2016 8:00 AM ET
Our Story of Almonds: Eight California Almonds in Every HERSHEY’S Milk Chocolate with Almonds Bar
Follow the story of our almonds from the fertile soil of sunny California to our factory in Hershey, Pa.
Jul 28, 2016 8:35 AM ET
Our Story of Cocoa: Cocoa Farmers Are Part of Hershey's Global Community
At the heart of making the best chocolate in the world is sourcing the best, sustainably sourced cocoa. 
Jul 25, 2016 8:00 AM ET
Our Story of Milk: Fresh Milk is Part of Hershey's 120 Years of Goodness
Every day in Hershey, Pa., milk is delivered from local farms to become part of our delicious milk chocolate.
Jul 21, 2016 8:45 AM ET
Simple Ingredients: Designing a Recipe
Hershey’s transition to simple ingredients is anything but simple — so who better to explain some of the complexities than Jim St. John? As our master chocolatier, Jim knows a thing or two about the ingredients in the classic HERSHEY’S Milk Chocolate Bar.
Jul 18, 2016 8:40 AM ET