Quiz: How much do you really know about Heinz?

Amanda M posted in Food Fun
8w ago

What is the complete, official name of the company?

  • The H.J. Heinz Company
  • The T.J. Heinz Corporation
  • Heinz Brothers, LLC

Where was the company founded?

  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Birmingham, England, UK
  • Detroit, Michigan, USA

When did Mr. Heinz begin production of packaged foods?

  • 1869
  • 1906
  • 1887

What was the very first product Mr. Heinz sold?

  • Horseradish
  • Tomato soup
  • Brown mustard

But which product made the company grow?

  • Tomato ketchup
  • Sweet pickles
  • Steak sauce

What does the number 57 stand for in the slogan "57 varieties"?

  • 5 and 7 were Mr. & Mrs. Heinz's favorite numbers
  • The first Heinz factory was located on 57th Street
  • At the time, Heinz literally had 57 products

Which food item was depicted as a pin for marketing purposes?

  • A pickle
  • A tomato
  • A potato

Which of these condiments was produced exclusively in the UK?

  • Salad cream
  • Hot sauce
  • Ranch dressing

In which major city were Heinz baked beans first sold?

  • London, England, UK
  • Paris, France
  • New York, New York, USA

How many products does Heinz currently make? (estimate)

  • 5,700
  • 1,900
  • 3,400

Do you know which shape is the Heinz logo?

  • A keystone
  • A rectangle with rounded edges
  • A pentagon

Heinz retains naming rights to which popular sports venue in the US?

  • Heinz Field (NFL - football)
  • Heinz Arena (NHL - hockey)
  • Heinz Park (MLB - baseball)

In 2015, which major food and beverage company merged with Heinz?

  • Kraft
  • PepsiCo
  • Nestle

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