Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a question regarding Kellogg Company? Below you'll find questions and answers to some of the most common.

What were Kellogg Company's 2010 Net Earnings?
Reported net earnings for full-year 2010 were $1,247 million. The full release is available under the news release section, dated February 3, 2011.

What was Kellogg Company's 2010 net earnings per share?
In 2010, Kellogg Company's net earnings per share were $3.30 (diluted).

What were Kellogg Company's 2010 net sales?
Net sales were $12.4 billion. 

What was Kellogg Company's 2010 operating profit.
Kellogg Company's 2010 operating profit was $1,990 million.

Who is Kellogg Company's Founder?
Will Keith (W.K.) Kellogg. For more information on W.K., visit the Press Kit section to obtain his biography.

What products does Kellogg Company manufacture?
Kellogg Company is the world’s leading producer of cereal and a leading producer of convenience foods, including cookies, crackers, toaster pastries, cereal bars, frozen waffles and meat alternatives. The company’s brands include Kellogg’s, Keebler, Pop-Tarts, Eggo, Cheez-It, Club, Nutri-Grain, Rice Krispies, Special K, All-Bran, Mini-Wheats, Morningstar Farms, Famous Amos, Ready Crust and Kashi. For more brand information visit

Where are Kellogg Company products manufactured?
Kellogg products are manufactured in 18 countries and marketed in more than 180 countries around the world.

Where is Kellogg Company's Headquarter's located?
One Kellogg Square, PO Box 3599, Battle Creek, MI 49016-3599
Telephone: (269) 961-2000 or (800) 962-1413

How old is Kellogg Company?
Kellogg Company was established in 1906. We celebrated our 100th Anniversary in 2006. For more info on our company's history, visit our History site at

How can I learn more about your famous characters?
Kellogg icons such as Tony the Tiger™, Snap! Crackle! Pop!™, Toucan Sam™ and Ernie Elf™ representing Keebler are among the most recognized characters in advertising. For more information on our charcters visit the Press Kit section to obtain biography information.

What was the first Kellogg Company premium?
In 1910, the "Funny Jungleland Moving Pictures" book was the first of thousands of premiums offered to consumers who purchase Kellogg's cereals.

When were Corn Flakes first introduced?
In 1906. Production of the popular cereal began at W.K. Kellogg's newly formed Battle Creek Toasted Corn Flake Company.

When was Kellogg's All-Bran introduced?
Kellogg's All-Bran was introduced in 1916.

When was Kellogg's Rice Krispies first introduced?
In 1928 Kellogg's Rice Krispies first appeared.

When was Kellogg's Raisin Bran first introduced?
Kellogg's Raisin Bran was introduced in 1942.

When was Kellogg's Special K first introduced?
Kellogg's Special K was introduced in 1955.

When were Kellogg's Pop-Tarts first introduced?
Kellogg's Pop-Tarts toaster pastries were introduced in 1964.

Does Kellogg Company offer plant tours?
Due to safety and security concerns, our plants are not open to the public.

Is Kellogg Company a publicly traded company?
Yes. It has traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol K since March 20, 1959.

Does Kellogg Company own and operate the Kellogg Foundation?
No. The W.K. Kellogg Foundation is an independent philanthropic organization established in 1930. The Foundation owns about 26% of our total shares outstanding, making it Kellogg Company's largest share owner. More info on W.K. Kellogg Foundation

When did Kellogg Company acquire Keebler Foods?
March 27, 2001.