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Q:

How did the name Kellogg come about?
James A.
Augusta, TX

A:

It is named after Will Keith Kellogg generally referred to as W.K. Kellogg and his brother, John Harvey Kellogg. Together they founded the Kellogg Company in 1906.​

For further biographical information on our founder, W. K. Kellogg, we recommend doing an online search. Here are a couple websites that you might start with:

In addition, you might look for a biography published by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation called "The Original has this Signature-W.K. Kellogg" by Horace Powell.