All The Help You Could Ever Need In One Place, For Cooking That is.

Updated 11/8/2023

By Melissa Shrader Editor/Publisher Fort Collins Macaroni Kid November 17, 2020
Name of CompanyHelpline or Call Center InformationWebsites
Dole Consumer Center™
Consumer Helpline 1-800-232-8888 Weekdays 8 am-3 pm (PST)
Product information.  Order a free nutrition newsletter offered twice a month.
Company information, healthy recipes, nutrition information, promotions, and online interactive activities for children that promote health and nutrition.
Consumer Helpline 1-800-EAT-A-HAM (1-800-328-2426) Weekdays 8 am-6 pm (EST)
Answers to product questions.
General product information, nutrition information and recipes for Hillshire™ products.
Butterball Turkey™
Consumer Helpline 1-800-BUTTERBALL (1-800-288-837-2255) Weekdays 10 am-7 pm (CST)
Information about turkey preparation, safe handling, cooking assistance, and product questions.
Website offers recipes, general product information, and informational newsletter
Tyson-Holly Farms™ Consumer Information Line
Consumer Helpline 1-800-233-6332 Weekdays 8 am-5 pm (CST)
Information about nutrition, safe handling and preparation techniques for Tyson-Holly Farms™ poultry and meat products.
Product information and recipes for Tyson™ products.
Kosher Poultry™
Consumer Affairs 1-800-367-4734 (recording) or 1-717-4367055 (live) Monday-Thursday 8 am-4:30 pm, Friday 8 am-3 pm (EST), Closed al secular Jewish holidays.
Information about Kosher poultry, general cooking instructions, and FAQ’s.
Information on kosher processing, poultry handling and preparation, kosher recipes and nutrition information.  Newsletter available.
Eckrich Lunch Meats and Sausages™
Consumer Helpline 1-800-325-7424 Weekdays 8:30-4:30 (CST)
Answers to product questions.
Company information, products, news, recipes, nutrition, and storage information
Fleishman’s tm
Consumer Helpline 1-800-777-4959 Weekdays 9am -4 pm (CST)
Answers to product questions.
Recipes, baking tips, easy recipes and ideas for baking with children. Metric conversion table.
Consumer Helpline 1-800-523-4635 Weekdays 8 am -4 pm (CST)
Answers to product questions.
Recipes and nutrient composition of Hormel products.
Arm & Hammer™
Consumer Helpline 1-800-524-1328 Weekdays 9 am – 5 pm (EST)
Answers to product questions.
Company and product information.  Ideas about how and where the product can be used.
Consumer Helpline 1-800-323-0768 Weekdays 9 am-9 pm (EST)
General product information.

Website services provide information about Kraft products, recipe ideas, nutritional information and a “healthy living” section focused on health and nutrition.
Land O’ Lakes™
Consumer Helpline 1-800-782-9606 During the months of October 1-December 31, call 1-800-837-7702 (CST) to receive a free holiday brochure.
Website services include product information, recipes, cooking and baking assistance, and FAQ’s.
Hershey’s Foods™
Consumer Helpline 1-800-468-1714 Weekdays 9 am-4 pm
Answers to product questions.
Recipes, nutrition information, and shelf-life guidelines.
Kelloggs Company™
Consumer Affairs 1-800-962-1413 Weekdays 8 am-8 pm (PST)
Product information and educational resources.
Product and nutrition information, recipes, promotions, “Healthy Beginnings”- an interactive nutrition website
Kitchen Kraft™
Consumer Helpline 1-800-776-0575 Weekdays 9am-4 pm (CST)
Answers to product questions
Information on baking, candy making, cake decorating and food preservation.  Information about hard-to-find ingredients and gadgets for the kitchen.
Consumer Helpline. 1-800-766-7309
Monday through Friday
Baking line
Call 1-877-367-7438
Thanksgiving hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. (ET)
Website: Information on baking, recipes, and contests.
USDA Meat and Poultry HotlineCall 1-888-674-6854
Thanksgiving hours: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. (ET)
Call 1-800-887-5397 or launch the live chat
Live chat hours: 7 a.m. to 12 a.m. (CST)
Jennie-o recipes and more
Call 1-800-810-6325
Available 24 hours a day
recipes, online help
SARA LEE PIE HOTLINE (see additional line below)
Call 1-888-914-1247
Thanksgiving & Christmas hours: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. (CST)
contact info online
Call 1-800-662-3263
Thanksgiving & Christmas hours: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (ET)
If you have a question about cranberry sauce—or other cranberry-infused creations—then this is the hotline to call.

Foster Farms
Website for questions. 
Perdue Chicken
1-800-4-PERDUE (1-800-473-7383) call or text
Website for questions
Betty Crocker
1-800-446-1898 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. CT, weekdays
Website for questions
King Arthur Flour
(855) 371-2253 (BAKE) closed on all major holidays
Website for questions and recipes
Sara Lee Pies
1 800-323-7117 Pie hotline
Website for questions and recipes
Nestle Toll House Baking Hotline1(800) 637-8537 information line
Website for questions and recipes 
USDA Ask the Expert Line
Covers everything from baking to poultry and everything in between.
Campbell's Soup Hotline1-800-257- 8443
We’re here to speak with you
Monday – Friday,
9 a.m. to 7 p.m. (EST)

Website for more info and web chat
Empire Kosher800-367-4734
Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. EST Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. EST
Website for more information