12th March 2004
Q: In what year did Hormel Foods produce the six-billionth can of SPAM? A: 2002
Q: How many times would five billion cans of SPAM, placed end to end, circle the globe? A: 12.5 times
Q: How many cans of SPAM can be stored in Hormel Foods' Austin, Minnesota, plant? A: 20,736,000 cans
Q: How many cans of SPAM are produced by Hormel Foods' Austin, Minnesota, plant per minute? A: 435 cans
Q: Who came up with the name SPAM? A: While attending a New Year's Eve party thrown by Jay Hormel in 1936, Kenneth Daigneau won $100 for suggesting the now-famous name.
Q: The SPAM trademark is registered in how many countries? A: 111 countries
Q: In what year was the Official SPAM Fan Club launched? A: 1998
Q: In what year did the SPAMBURGER hamburger first appear on a can of SPAM luncheon meat? A: 1991
Q: In what year did Austin, Minnesota, officially become known as SPAMTOWN, USA? A: 1995
Q: The Austin, Minnesota, plant is one of only two U.S. locations where the SPAM Family of Products is produced. Where is the other plant? A: Fremont, Nebraska
Q: Name the Soviet leader who credited SPAM for saving his army during WWII? A: Nikita Khrushchev
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4th October 2003
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