Johnny Stokes takes pride in making quality pet food at Simmons Pet Food in Emporia, Kansas. As a line unloader, he checks processes to ensure lines are running smoothly throughout the shift. Hear him describe his greatest moment at work and which benefit he enjoys most at Simmons.
Bobbi Burk joined Simmons Pet Food in Emporia, Kansas, as a temporary employee folding boxes. She put down roots becoming a full-time team member, and now 16 years later, works in almost every part of the facility as a Lean Coordinator.
During the Dog Days of Summer, the Simmons Pet Food team ‘treated’ shelter pets across the region. Team members joined NWA Tailwaggers to kick off the delivery of treats at the Siloam Springs Animal Shelter on Tuesday, August 6.
Jamal Hicks is a Production Supervisor at Simmons Pet Food in Pennsauken, New Jersey. Find out what he likes most about his position and the advice he uses as motivation to achieve his goals.
At Simmons Foods, we pay close attention to the environmental impact of our facilities. Each year, our Environmental Quality team hosts Clean Water Tours at our Southwest City, Missouri complex.
On Wednesday, June 19, 31 Simmons interns took part in Internship Community Day, a day designed for students in the program to give back to the local community.
Simmons Foods announced the M.H. “Bill” Simmons Scholarship is awarding $134,000 in scholarships to 72 recipients for the 2019 program year. This year’s awards set a new milestone for the program, which has provided over $1.1 million in financial education assistance since the program’s inception.
Sixto Perez is a Laboratory Technician for Simmons Feed Ingredients in Bridgeville, Delaware. In this spotlight, he explains what taking care of people means at Simmons and shares the words he always wants to say at the end of his work day.
The farmers who grow for Simmons are hard-working families who do their best work raising high-quality chicken. Each year we celebrate their work and dedication with a Grower Appreciation Day.
oday, Simmons Pet Food, Inc., a leading supplier of custom and private label pet food solutions in the U.S. and Canada, opened its new $60 million Flexible Packaging Facility in Emporia, Kansas, with a ribbon cutting.
Simmons is excited to welcome 31 college students joining the company for summer internships.
Thierry Lachance, Senior Food Technologist at Simmons Pet Food in Toronto, Canada, shares how he spends a day developing a product idea and what is the most challenging part of his role at Simmons.
As flooding impacts the Van Buren area, there is nothing more important to Simmons than the safety of our team members and their families. We continue to consult with local Emergency Management officials to assess conditions at Simmons’ operations in Van Buren.
Justin Schultz is a Shipping Receiver at Simmons Pet Food in Emporia, Kansas. Find out what he thinks sets Simmons apart from other workplaces and what he enjoys most about his job.
Students in the CASS Industrial Maintenance Technology program toured Simmons’ existing Decatur Processing Facility, the Decatur Feed Mill, and the new facility currently under construction in Benton County.
The story highlights Simmons as a homegrown Arkansas company with deep roots in Benton County and details the impact its new, modern facility will have on the region.
Team members from Simmons Pet Food in Emporia recently presented a check in the amount of $33,003.00 to the United Way of Flint Hills – a $10,000 increase from last year’s campaign!
Since opening in November 2018, the new Simmons Hiring Center has welcomed over 1,000 applicants and hired 600+ new Simmons team members.
Sheila Campbell, Human Resources Manager at Simmons Pet Food in Pennsauken, New Jersey, describes the most fulfilling part of her job and how her definition of integrity has changed since joining the Simmons team.
Harry Turner is a Wastewater Operator for Simmons Feed Ingredients in Bridgeville, Delaware. Learn what motivates him to do his best work and how transitioning to the Simmons team has made an impact on his life.