Gehl Foods Mission

We enter every day committed to safely delivering exceptional products and solutions through investments in our people, technology and continuous improvement.

Gehl Foods Vision

We will be the leading low-acid aseptic manufacturer by being the most reliable provider of products and solutions that both delight our customers and safely feed the future.

Gehl Foods Values


Protect the well-being of every employee, customer, consumer and our community

  • Know that creating a safe environment starts with “me”
  • Accept that it may take longer, but safety is always worth it
  • Protect our people, the environment, jobs and property


Deliver safe products that meet customers’ expectations and specifications

  • Understand, document and comply with customers’ needs and requirements
  • Demonstrate a universal commitment to the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) standards
  • Develop a highly-trained, workforce that is engaged, accountable, technically sound and motivated


Create open and honest relationships through employee engagement, providing employees with a voice, sense of inclusion, collaboration and belonging

  • Encourage constructive feedback
  • Embrace and lead change to shape our future
  • Build trusting relationships through regular, timely communications


Demonstrate that we trust our teammates, customers and community

  • Communicate directly and fairly
  • Treat mistakes as learning opportunities
  • Recognize and appreciate each other’s uniqueness as individuals


Accomplish extraordinary things by working together

  • Surrender the “me” for the “we’” in order to realize our goals
  • Overcome our challenges and celebrate our successes
  • Empower our teammates and ourselves to grow, evolve and win

Continuous Improvement

Commit to improving ourselves and our business results every day

  • Provide training and support so everyone is empowered to make a difference
  • Define and implement continuous improvement ideas and projects
  • Support one another to accept challenges to grow and change