BATTLE CREEK, Mich.
April 24, 2013
- @KelloggCompany recognized by @DiversityInc as a "Top 50 Company for Diversity" in 2013
- @KelloggCompany CEO applauds employees' commitment to culture, values and innovation in receiving @DiversityInc honor
Kellogg Company was recognized today as a "Top 50 Company for Diversity" by DiversityInc, a leading global organization focusing on diversity and inclusion. This is the second consecutive year that Kellogg has received the recognition.
, built our culture through the ways he conducted the business, treated his employees and served the community," said President and Chief Executive Officer
. "With this legacy and our company's values, we are fostering a diverse and inclusive environment that helps us be a better, more competitive company through engagement and innovation."
There are four core areas DiversityInc considers when selecting its Top 50 companies: the CEO's commitment to diversity and inclusion; human capital; corporate and organizational communication on diversity-related issues; and supplier diversity.
"We believe diversity and inclusion are essential to living our values, achieving our business goals and building a stronger Kellogg," said
, Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion. "To succeed in an increasingly competitive global market, we must attract, engage and retain the best employees who reflect the diversity of our consumers."
About Kellogg Company
At Kellogg Company (NYSE: K), we are driven to enrich and delight the world through foods and brands that matter. With 2012 sales of
, Kellogg is the world's leading cereal company; second largest producer of cookies, crackers and savory snacks; and a leading North American frozen foods company. Every day, our well-loved brands nourish families so they can flourish and thrive. These brands include
Cheez-It®, Eggo®, Coco Pops®, Mini-Wheats®,
and many more. Because we believe in the power of breakfast, we focus our philanthropic efforts global hunger relief through our
Breakfasts for Better Days
™ initiative, providing 1 billion servings of cereal and snacks - more than half of which are breakfasts - to children and families in need by the end of 2016. To learn more about our responsible business leadership, foods that delight and how we strive to make a difference in our communities around the world, visit
SOURCE Kellogg Company