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Food & Beverage Stocks in the S&P 500 Index

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Food & Beverage Stocks in the S&P 500 Index

The companies on this list are food and beverage companies in the S&P 500 index. These companies are all part of the S&P 500 Consumer Staples Sector except for restaurants which are part of the S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector.

Additional food & beverage companies can be located in the following sections:

Large-Cap Food and Beverage

Mid-Cap Food and Beverage

Small-Cap Food and Beverage

Micro-Cap Food and Beverage

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Brown Forman Corporation (BF.A) (Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, Southern Comfort)

Constellation Brands Inc. (STZ) (Beer, wine and spirits)

Molson Coors Brewing Company (TAP) (Coors Light, Molson Canadian and Miller Lite)

Food and Beverage

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) (Soups, meals, snacks and beverages: brands include Arnott’s, Campbell’s, Pepperidge Farm and V8)

Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) (Brands include: Coca-Cola, Del Valle, Fanta, Georgia, Minute Maid, Powerade, Simply, Sprite, vitaminwater)

ConAgra Foods, Inc. (CAG) (Packaged foods: brands include Banquet, Chef Boyardee, Healthy Choice, Hunt’s, Marie Callender’s, Orville Redenbacher’s, PAM, Peter Pan, Slim Jim and Snack Pack)

General Mills, Inc. (GIS) (Baking mixes, biscuits, cereal, frozen breakfast, snacks, and yogurt: brands include Betty Crocker, Chex Mix, Cheerios, Gold Medal, Green Giant, Häagen-Dazs, Hamburger Helper, Lucky Charms, Nature Valley, Old El Paso, Pillsbury, Wheaties and Yoplait)

Hershey Company (The) (HSY) (Chocolate, gum, mints, snacks and sweets; brands include Hershey’s, Hershey’s Kisses, Ice Breakers, Jolly Rancher and Reese’s)

Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL) (Food and meat products: brands include Dinty Moore, Farmer John, Hormel, Jennie-O, Skippy Peanut Butter and SPAM)

J M Smucker Company (The) (SJM) (Coffee, baking products, spreads, toppings: brands include Crisco, Folgers, Hungry Jack, Jif, Pillsbury and Smucker’s)

Kellogg Company (K) (Cereal and snack brands include Cheez-It, Corn Flakes, Eggo, Frosted Flakes, Keebler, Kellogg’s, Mini-Wheats, Pop-Tarts, Pringles and Rice Krispies)

Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP) (Formed by the 2018 merger of Keurig Green Mountain and Dr Pepper Snapple Group: Carbonated soft drinks, juices, specialty coffee, teas, waters: brands include Keurig, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Dr. Pepper, Snapple, 7-UP, A&W, Sunkist and Mott’s)

Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ) (Confectionary, food and beverage products: brands include Oreo, Chips Ahoy! (cookies); Triscuit, Club social (crackers); Milka, Toblerone, Cadbury (chocolate) and Trident, Dentyne, Chiclets, Halls, Stride (gum))

Monster Beverage Corporation (MNST) (Brands include Monster Energy, Peace Ice Teas and Hansen’s)

Pepsico, Inc. (PEP) (Brands include Frito-Lay, Gatorade, Pepsi, Quaker and Tropicana)

The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC) (Examples of brands include Capri Sun, Heinz, Jell-O, Kool-Aid, Kraft, Maxwell House, Oscar Mayer, Ore-Ida, Philadelphia, Planters and Velveeta)

Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) (Producer of beef, chicken and pork; prepared food products; brands include Ball Park, Chairman’s Reserve, Don Julio, Hillshire Farm, Holly Farms Chicken, Jimmy Dean, Sara Lee and Tyson)

Food Distribution

Sysco Corporation (SYY) (Distributors of food products to restaurants, healthcare, educational facilities, lodging establishments; equipment and supplies for the foodservice and hospitality industries)


Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) (Food ingredients, animal feeds and biofuels)

McCormick & Company, Incorporated (MKC) (Flavor based products)


Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG)

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI) (LongHorn Steakhouse and Olive Garden)

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) (Over 36,000 Locations)

Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) (Retail giant: over 20,000 locations; coffee, tea and ready-to-drink consumer products)

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) (Brands include KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell)


Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) (Membership warehouse)

Kroger Company (The) (KR) (Diversified retailer: grocery stores, department stores, jewelry stores, etc.)

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) (Diversified retailer)