Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion

We know that an inclusive workplace brings competitive advantages, and we want our workforce to be as diverse as the communities in which we live and do business. By building a workplace that welcomes and respects a multitude of perspectives, we will attract, develop and retain world-class talent and compete globally in new product categories. Toward those ends, we have established a goal to become an industry leader in diversity and inclusion by 2020.

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Reflecting on Culture and Purpose for Connection With the Latino Community
The Latino market is growing rapidly, and in 2019, represented $1.5 trillion in spending power. Reaching Latino consumers demands more than communicating in Spanish; it requires cultural connections. Here at Hershey, we are dedicated to serving a diverse consumer base and hiring and retaining a workforce as diverse as our consumers.
Oct 27, 2020 11:30 AM ET
Abilities First at Hershey
As the mother of a child with a rare neuromuscular condition, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has had a large impact on my personal and professional life. Many of the modern conveniences we all use today originated due to the ADA. At Hershey, our Abilities First Business Resource Group (BRG) connects those employees living with a disability with employees who...
Aug 14, 2020 12:00 PM ET
Proud to Be #21 on DiversityInc’s 2020 Top 50 Companies for Diversity
Few companies on the planet can claim the success of being an iconic company for more than 125 years. Even fewer can authentically show their purpose day in and day out of making moments of goodness for consumers. At the core of the achievements throughout our history is the talent, energy and commitment of our diverse workforce. We are encouraged by the highest levels of leadership to bring...
Jul 24, 2020 11:30 AM ET
Where Are All the Women CEOs?
The Hershey Company’s commitment to diversity and inclusion starts at the top with a diverse talent pipeline leading to the c-suite.
Jul 21, 2020 12:30 PM ET
June Is for Pride ... and Teamwork
June is Pride Month for the LGBTQ Community and allies alike. And it’s a great time to celebrate The Hershey Company’s deep commitment to diversity and inclusion and our support of LGBTQ employees who make our company a great place to work. We should all take pride in the fact that at Hershey, we recognize that the diversity of our workforce is a source of strength, innovation and fresh...
Jun 16, 2020 1:30 PM ET

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