Hillshire Brands’ (NYSE: HSH) board of directors today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.175 per share on the corporation’s common stock, payable on April 7, 2014. The dividend is payable to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 3, 2014. About Hillshire Brands Company The Hillshire Brands Company (NYSE: HSH) is a leader in focused food solutions for the retail and foodservice markets. The company generated approximately $4 billion in annual sales in fiscal 2013. The company’s more than 9,000 employees work together every day toward a common purpose – fulfilling the hunger for a life well fed. Hillshire Brands’ portfolio includes iconic brands such as Jimmy Dean, Ball Park, Hillshire Farm, State Fair, Sara Lee frozen bakery and Chef Pierre pies, as well as artisanal brands Aidells,Gallo Salame and Golden Island premium jerky. For more information on the company, please visit www.hillshirebrands.com.