About Allens

Our History: Quality Since 1926

Allens Canned Veggies HistoryAllens, Inc. remains focused on the same core values that were set when the company was founded. Allens, Inc. began as Allen Canning Company in 1926 near Siloam Springs, Arkansas. The growth and expansion has continued through the decades as more items were added to Allens' product line and state of the art facilities enhanced productivity. During the seventies, growth allowed for the purchase of other companies and brands like Popeye Brand Spinach.


Our Mission

Allens, mission statement is to feed the world through great-tasting, affordable and high-quality vegetables. We are able to achieve this mission through the efforts of our dedicated, hard-working employees.

We're a Sustainable Brand

Allens is a Sustainable BrandAllens Inc. management has identified several key sustainability priorities which summarize its approach to social responsibility. The formalization of its sustainability statement has provided transparency to Allens’ customers, employees and communities served regarding the components of its approach.

The six key components of Allens sustainability mission are as follows:

  • Nutrition: We will aim to enhance the nutritional and health value of the products we sell by, for example, offering low sodium or gluten-free product offerings.
  • Energy: We will take pro-active measures to reduce our energy (i.e. natural gas, diesel, electricity and other) consumption across our processing facilities and other locations.
  • Water & Waste: We will aim to reduce our water usage and minimize waste during production across our processing facilities.
  • Safety: We will aim to have zero accidents in our processing facilities.
  • Talent Management: We will recruit, develop and retain talented, employees of all backgrounds who believe in and share our core values.
  • Giving Back: We will support and give back to the communities in which we operate.

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Work for Us

Work for Us

Allens employs over 1,000 employees nationwide and offers increasingly competitive benefits, including medical, dental, and life insurances, short-term and long-term disability programs, 401K, and paid vacation and holidays.

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Business Partnerships

From retailer relations and private-label manufacturing to foodservice and industrial sectors, we have decades and generations of experience in delivering quality products, on time.

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