H.J. Heinz Company (NYSE:HNZ) announces its participation in the Barclays Capital 2012 Back-to-School Consumer Conference on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 9:45 a.m. Eastern time to discuss Heinz’s portfolio, results and strategies to drive continued growth in emerging and developed markets. This presentation will be available via a live Webcast on www.heinz.com. Representing Heinz will be:
Art Winkleblack, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Margaret Nollen, Senior Vice President, Investor Relations & Global Program Management Officer
ABOUT HEINZ: H.J. Heinz Company, offering “Good Food Every Day”™ is one of the world’s leading marketers and producers of healthy, convenient and affordable foods specializing in ketchup, sauces, meals, soups, snacks and infant nutrition. Heinz provides superior quality, taste and nutrition for all eating occasions whether in the home, restaurants, the office or “on-the-go.” Heinz is a global family of leading branded products, including Heinz® Ketchup, sauces, soups, beans, pasta and infant foods (representing over one third of Heinz’s total sales), Ore-Ida® potato products, Weight Watchers® Smart Ones® entrees, T.G.I. Friday’s® meals & snacks, and Plasmon infant nutrition. Heinz is famous for its iconic brands on six continents, showcased by Heinz® Ketchup, The World’s Favorite Ketchup®.