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Oct 17, 2014, 10:26 ET

Be the Iconic Morton Salt Girl This Halloween to Enjoy Prizes, Social Media Glory

 For 100 years, the Morton Salt Girl has been the ultimate brand icon and now she's this year's ultimate Halloween costume.  In...

Oct 14, 2014, 23:33 ET

Morton Salt to Expand Its Iconic Brand in China

 Morton Salt, the trusted authority in salt in North America, today announced it is expanding its iconic Morton® brand, product offerings...

Sep 29, 2014, 19:54 ET
Chicago - Thousands enjoyed food, prizes, photo opportunities, live art and cooking demonstrations as part of the Morton Salt Girl's 100th birthday celebration on Friday, September 26, 2014 along Michigan Avenue in Chicago. (PRNewsFoto/Morton Salt)

Morton Salt Girl Voted Into Advertising Week Walk of Fame, Caps Off Eventful Week of Her Centennial Celebrations

 The iconic Morton Salt Girl, now in her centennial year, has won a permanent place on the Advertising Week Walk of Fame on Madison Avenue in...

Sep 10, 2014, 10:14 ET

Morton Salt Girl Can Make Advertising Industry History As First Girl Icon Voted Into Madison Avenue Walk of Fame at Advertising Week

 What would make an advertising icon's centennial year complete?  For the Morton Salt Girl, it would be to earn a spot on the Advertising...

Aug 06, 2014, 09:00 ET

Morton Salt Launches Online Design Competition to Showcase the Art of Salt

 Morton Salt has been helping America create delicious dishes in the kitchen for generations – and now, in honor of the Morton Salt...

Jun 22, 2014, 09:30 ET

Morton Salt Opens New State-of-the-Art Food Lab at its Research & Development Center

 Morton Salt, Inc. announced today at the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Annual Meeting & Food Expo that the company has launched a...

May 16, 2014, 13:00 ET

Morton Salt and Chicago Cubs Hit Home Run with 100th Birthday Celebrations for Morton Salt Girl, Wrigley Field

Morton Salt and the Chicago Cubs are throwing a double birthday party May 17 – "Morton Salt Girl Day at Wrigley Field" – to celebrate...

May 05, 2014, 14:25 ET
Beliveau Headshot (PRNewsFoto/Morton Salt, Inc.)

Morton Salt Names Matt Beliveau Vice President, Human Resources

 Morton Salt, Inc. announced today that Matt Beliveau has joined the company as Vice President, Human Resources.  In this key role,...

Feb 19, 2014, 11:05 ET

Morton Salt Girl's 100th Birthday Wish? Giving Away Presents for 100 Days!

 The Morton Salt Girl is celebrating her 100th birthday this year, but she's the one giving away the presents.  Now through May 24, 2014,...

Jan 23, 2014, 12:17 ET
Morton Salt is rolling out a new package design system (top) for its consumer products in 2014.  The new design system preserves the iconic elements of the Morton brand, and uses contemporary fonts and simpler communication hierarchies than the previous packaging design (bottom).  (PRNewsFoto/Morton Salt, Inc.)

Happy 100th Birthday, Morton Salt Girl! Hello Morton Salt Brand Refresh

For 100 years, America has celebrated life's moments with the Morton Salt Girl – from birthdays and holidays to the everyday. This year,...

Mar 07, 2013, 13:00 ET

Morton Salt Extends Expertise From Kitchen To Bath; Company Enters Health And Beauty Category With New Line Of Epsom Salt Products

Morton Salt, most commonly known for its broad range of culinary salts, has introduced a new line of Natural Epsom Salt products, marking its first...

Dec 13, 2012, 08:00 ET

Morton Salt Prepares Pet Parents For The Dogged Days Of Winter

 Protecting our pets in the winter is no small feat.  A new survey¹  reveals that one-third of all pet parents say they go to...

May 08, 2012, 15:03 ET
Christian Herrmann.  (PRNewsFoto/Morton Salt, Inc.)

Morton Salt Announces New Chief Executive Officer

CHICAGO, May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Morton Salt, Inc., part of the K+S Group, announced today that Chief Executive Officer Mark Roberts has...

Dec 13, 2011, 10:44 ET

More Than Nine Million Reasons to Celebrate at Morton Salt

More than 200 employees at Morton Salt's facility in Rittman are being honored this week by the company for achieving a significant safety...

Oct 10, 2011, 13:00 ET

Morton Salt Names Betsey Nohe to New Position of Vice President, Supply Chain

Morton Salt, Inc. announced today that Elizabeth (Betsey) Nohe has joined the company in the newly-created role of Vice President, Supply Chain....

Feb 04, 2011, 09:00 ET

Morton Salt® Helps Melt the Ice in Dallas

Game day is around the corner, but is Dallas ready for some football? The city has been plagued with unseasonably cold weather and ice, likely...

Nov 02, 2010, 09:00 ET

Morton Salt Sweepstakes Provides 'Reasons to Season' with Chef Rocco DiSpirito

Just in time for the holidays, Morton Salt has once again partnered with world renowned Chef Rocco DiSpirito to bring consumers an exciting new...

Oct 25, 2010, 08:00 ET

Morton Helps Take the Worry Out of Winter for Every Consumer

For many people, winter can be a worrisome season.  It means stocking up on products that help remove dangerous ice and snow.  With...

Aug 26, 2010, 09:00 ET

Morton Salt Receives Wal-Mart Supplier Award

Morton Salt, a K+S Group company, was awarded the Walmart Supplier Collaboration Award of the Year  for their performance supplying packaged...

Aug 05, 2010, 15:22 ET

Morton Salt Launches New Sea Salt Products

Morton Salt proudly announces the launch of five new Sea Salt products.  These new products address the growing popularity of sea salt for use...