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Stock Purchase (DRP)

The Hershey Company offers a Direct Stock Purchase Plan (the "Investor Services Program"). Features of this program include:

  • The ability to purchase initial shares of The Hershey Company Common Stock as well as make subsequent purchases directly from our agent
  • Dividend reinvestment
  • Automatic monthly deductions from a bank account for optional cash purchases
  • Safekeeping of certificates and
  • Direct deposit of dividends

For more information, contact:
Computershare
PO Box 43006
Providence, RI 02940-3006

Questions on the Program: 1-800-851-4216
Enrollment Materials: 1-800-851-4216
Website: www.computershare.com/Investor

FAQs

Question

Do you have a direct stock purchase/dividend reinvestment plan?

Answer

Yes.

Question

What is the minimum initial investment to join the plan?

Answer

$250 or $25 a month through automatic withdrawal from a bank account.

Question

What is the minimum number of shares required to participate in dividend reinvestment?

Answer

One share. Holders of less than 50 shares will have their dividends automatically reinvested unless they "opt out" of reinvestment. Holders of 50 shares or greater may choose partial or full reinvestment of dividends, or may receive their dividends by check or direct deposit.

Question

Can I purchase additional shares through the direct stock purchase plan?

Answer

Yes. Optional cash investments can be made through the plan, either by check or automatic monthly deduction from a bank account.

Question

Where can I get additional information and enrollment materials on the plan?

Answer

Computershare
PO Box 43006
Providence, RI 02940-3006
Questions about the Plan: 1-800-851-4216
Enrollment Materials: 1-800-851-4216

Check Computershare's website for more information: www.computershare.com/Investor