We remain focused on the same core values that were set when the company was founded. We began as Allen Canning Company in 1926 near Siloam Springs, Arkansas. The growth and expansion has continued through the decades as more items were added to our product line and state of the art facilities enhanced productivity. During the seventies, growth allowed for the purchase of other companies and brands like Popeye Brand Spinach.
Our mission is to feed the world through great-tasting, affordable and high-quality canned vegetables. We are able to achieve this mission through the efforts of our dedicated, hard-working employees.
Management has identified several key sustainability priorities which summarize its approach to social responsibility. The formalization of its sustainability statement has provided transparency to our customers, employees and communities served regarding the components of its approach.
The six key components of our sustainability mission are as follows:
From retailer relations and private-label manufacturing to foodservice and industrial sectors, we have decades and generations of experience in delivering quality products, on time.