Many Names, One Family

The Smithfield Foods family of companies is made up of a number of independent operating companies and joint ventures-all committed to producing quality food products. With popular brands such as Smithfield, Eckrich and Farmland, each organization maintains its unique identity while benefiting from Smithfield Foods' resources and experience as a packaged foods company.

21,800 Employees
$6.3M community donations
$994M Wages

Smithfield Farmland

Fresh Meat Group Headquarters: Smithfield, VA

President and Chief Operating Officer: Timothy O. Schellpeper

Packaged Food Group Headquarters: Kansas City, MO

President and Chief Operating Officer: Michael E. Brown

Smithfield Farmland was created in 2013 through the combination of Smithfield Packing Company and Farmland Foods. Through its Fresh Meat and Packaged Food groups, Smithfield Farmland provides a broad selection of products for retail, foodservice, and deli customers. Primary product lines include fresh pork, bacon, cooked hams, lunchmeat, sausages, and hot dogs. In addition to the Smithfield and Farmland brands, its Gwaltney, Cook's, Cumberland Gap, and Esskay products are among the leaders in their respective markets. Smithfield Farmland has a large and growing international business, exporting products to more than 60 countries across six continents.