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Nov 19, 2014, 15:17 ET
Volunteers from McCormick & Co., Inc. and United Way of Central Maryland stand together during the annual "Harvest of Plenty" program in Baltimore Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. McCormick donated more than 10,000 products for "Harvest of Plenty," which provides Thanksgiving meals to local families in need and commemorates McCormick's 125th anniversary.

McCormick Culminates Its 125th Anniversary With a $1.25 Million Donation to United Way Worldwide

 McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE: MKC), a global leader in flavor, today announced the culmination of its 125th anniversary...

Nov 07, 2014, 10:01 ET

Consumers Say Leave The Turkey Alone, But Let's Mix Up Sides And Desserts This Year

This Thanksgiving, some dishes are going to look and taste a little different – except the turkey, of course, according to a new survey from...

Nov 06, 2014, 15:07 ET
Mike Smith

McCormick Names Mike Smith Senior Vice President Finance - Capital Markets and Chief Financial Officer of North America

 McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE: MKC), a global leader in flavor, today announced the appointment of Mike Smith to the role...

Oct 28, 2014, 08:00 ET

Spices and Herbs: Improving Public Health Through Flavorful Eating -- A Call to Action

 Spices and herbs can play a significant role in improving America's health by helping to reduce sodium, calorie and fat intake while making...

Oct 14, 2014, 16:37 ET

McCormick Offers Ghoulish Drinks And Thrilling Treats For Halloween-Themed Fun

 This Halloween, throw a wickedly whimsical party that will get both adults and kids into the spirit with a colorful monster mash-up of drinks...

Oct 08, 2014, 10:06 ET

McCormick® Grill Mates® Survey Shows Nearly Half Of Americans Enjoy Tailgate Food More Than The Game

 If you're all about the food at game-day gatherings, you're not alone. For the 41 percent of Americans who will tailgate this season, 44...

Oct 02, 2014, 07:00 ET

McCormick Foundation Grants Reinforce Importance Of News Literacy And Journalism Education

The Robert R. McCormick Foundation announced more than $5.8 million in grants to support journalism, veterans, civics and early care and...

Oct 02, 2014, 06:30 ET

McCormick Reports Growth In Sales And Profit For Third Quarter And Provides Latest 2014 Financial Outlook

 McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE: MKC), a global leader in flavor, today reported increased sales and profit results for the...

Sep 30, 2014, 17:15 ET

McCormick Declares $0.37 Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE: MKC) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.37 per share on its common...

Sep 24, 2014, 16:54 ET
Baltimore Bill, the Weather-Predicting Crab, moves down the Old Bay plank's "Warm Fall" exit before plunging into the Baltimore Inner Harbor. (PRNewsFoto/McCormick & Company, Inc.)

Mild Fall Weather Ahead! Baltimore Bill, The Weather-Predicting Crab, Forecasts a Warm Fall

 In honor of OLD BAY's 75th Anniversary and "The Can that Connects Us" celebration, Baltimore Bill, The Weather-Predicting Crab,...

Sep 18, 2014, 08:00 ET

McCormick & Company's 2014 Third Quarter Results Conference Call to be Available on the Web

 McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE: MKC), a global leader in flavor, invites interested shareholders, investors and consumers to...

Sep 18, 2014, 06:00 ET

Private Effort to Address Veterans' Mental Health Needs Could Aid VA Health Care Reform, Study Finds

A unique partnership to support private efforts to provide mental health services to veterans and their families could provide a model for similar...

Sep 17, 2014, 16:00 ET

Nine Illinois High Schools Recognized As Democracy Schools

 The Illinois Civic Mission Coalition (ICMC) has recognized nine exceptional Illinois high schools as Democracy Schools, for providing students...

Sep 04, 2014, 12:17 ET
Mix n’ Match Naked Birthday Cake: Naked on the outside but filled with brightly colored frosting, this cake from McCormick is one show-stopping centerpiece that can be customized for any guest of honor. (PRNewsFoto/McCormick & Co., Inc.)

Celebrate A Birthday Icon - The Cake - During The Most Popular Birthday Month

 As the most popular month for birthdays, September is filled with lots of reasons to celebrate1 – and lots of occasions for cake....

Aug 26, 2014, 10:09 ET

McCormick Reveals Changing Tastes Of American Homemade

 Today's families are more diverse than ever – and so is what they're eating together. Sunday's roast could be replaced with a tamale...

Aug 20, 2014, 08:00 ET

McCormick & Company to Present at Barclays Back-to-School Consumer Conference

 McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE: MKC), a global leader in flavor, will be presenting at the Barclays Back-to-School Consumer...

Aug 13, 2014, 16:30 ET
Ground Oregano (PRNewsFoto/McCormick & Company, Inc.)

Voluntary Recall Notice of McCormick Ground Oregano Due to Possible Salmonella Risk

McCormick & Company, Incorporated is initiating a voluntary recall of  McCormick® Ground Oregano, 0.75 oz bottle, UPC 0-523561-6...

Aug 12, 2014, 10:04 ET
W. Geoffrey Carpenter (PRNewsFoto/McCormick & Company)

McCormick Announces Geoff Carpenter's Plan to Retire

 McCormick & Company (NYSE: MKC) a global leader in flavor, today announced that W. Geoffrey Carpenter, Vice President, General Counsel and...

Jul 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

Quick Pickling Adds Great Flavor To Summer Fruits And Vegetables

 Pickling is back – and it's no longer your grandmother's canning. Today's pickling is all about getting quick flavor in easy ways. From...

Jun 30, 2014, 08:08 ET

Summertime Treats To Beat One Hot Summer

After a record-breaking cold winter, everyone has been craving a little warmth and sunshine – and finally, the heat has arrived. Just as the...