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Big Food's stake in the future - in-house venture-capital funds 

13 Jun 2019

just-food presents a guide to some of the main in-house venture capital funds operated by major food businesses. 

Campbell Soup Co. 'talks with Mondelez over global snacking assets end'

6 Jun 2019

Campbell Soup Co. has reportedly failed to reach an agreement with US snacking giant Mondelez International over the price for its up-for-sale international business.

Campbell Soup shares bubble after Q3 numbers

5 Jun 2019

Shares in Campbell Soup Co. rose in early trading today (5 June) after the US manufacturer increased its forecast for annual earnings.

Hatching new ideas - Big Food's incubator and accelerator programmes

28 May 2019

Our guide to some of the main incubators and accelerators operated by major food manufacturers as they look to tap into some of the consumer trends shaping demand.

Campbell 'mulls future of Kettle Chips'

7 May 2019

Campbell Soup Co., the US giant in the middle of selling assets to focus on fewer businesses, is reportedly weighing up whether to offload its Kettle Chips unit.

Campbell Soup completes fresh division disposal with Bolthouse Farms sale to Butterfly Equity

15 Apr 2019

Campbell Soup Co. confirmed media reports it has agreed a sale of its Bolthouse Farms business to US-based private-equity firm Butterfly Equity.

Campbell 'nears Bolthouse Farms disposal'

12 Apr 2019

Campbell Soup Co. is approaching a deal to sell its Bolthouse Farms brand, one of a clutch of assets the US giant put on the block last year.

Mondelez talks with Campbell Soup over international asset sale stall

8 Apr 2019

Mondelez International has reportedly reached an impasse with Campbell Soup Co. in talks to acquire the latter's up-for-sale international business.

New products - France's Bel launches The Laughing Cow organic cheese; Kettle Chips introduces new range paired with fruit and veg; Danone's baby food brand Cow and Gate launches First Spoons; Nestle's meatless burger from Garden Gourmet

5 Apr 2019

This week's batch of new products includes a meatless burger from Nestlé's Garden Gourmet brand and an organic cheese from France's Bel under The Laughing Cow brand.

Campbell Soup Co. eliminates COO role held by Luca Mignini

3 Apr 2019

US-based food giant Campbell Soup Co. has removed one of its key executive positions as it continues to ring the changes at the top level.

Mondelez International in 'advanced talks for Campbell unit'

1 Apr 2019

Mondelez International is said to be in advanced talks to buy the international brands recently put up for sale by Campbell Soup Co.

Campbell Soup Co. announces Keith McLoughlin as new chairman, beefs up board with ex-Hershey CEO

29 Mar 2019

US food heavyweight Campbell Soup Co. has revealed its current chairman is to step down and has named his replacement.

The age of disruption in an industry turned upside down

19 Mar 2019

just-food's US columnist surveys the rapid transformation in the sector Stateside and argues disruption is now the new normal.

How consumers are making sustainability a growth opportunity

14 Mar 2019

We examine the commercial opportunities conscious consumerism represents and the link between a company's sustainability profile and its ability to capitalise.

'Three weeks to bid for Campbell's international arm' - report

1 Mar 2019

Would-be buyers of Campbell Soup Co.'s international portfolio have been given a final bid deadline, a report suggests.

Campbell sells Garden Fresh Gourmet to Fountain of Health USA, outlines timetable for other disposals

27 Feb 2019

US food firm Campbell Soup Co. announced it has signed an agreement to sell a business unit to an affiliate of Fountain of Health USA for an undisclosed sum.

Campbell to offload refrigerated soup plant to investment firm Joshua Green Corp.

22 Feb 2019

US food giant Campbell Soup Co. has announced it has signed an agreement to sell an asset in its home market to an affiliate of local investment firm Joshua Green Corp.

Icelandic Provisions names ex-Campbell exec Mark Alexander new CEO

21 Feb 2019

Icelandic Provisions, the US-based skyr yogurt supplier, has hired as its new CEO a former senior executive from food giant Campbell Soup Co.

Campbell sells Habit to personalised nutrition peer Viome

7 Feb 2019

Campbell Soup Co., the US food giant, has sold US personalised nutrition service Habit to another business in the field.

The stories before Christmas you might have missed

3 Jan 2019

To help you catch up on what you might have missed before Christmas, just-food rounds up the best of our coverage before the festive period.

Kraft Heinz and Mondelez 'short-listed in Campbell international business auction'

2 Jan 2019

Food giants and private-equity firms have been short-listed to participate in the second round of Campbell Soup Co's auction of its international business, reports suggest.

Campbell Soup's turnaround plan gathers steam as Mark Clouse confirmed as CEO

21 Dec 2018

Campbell Soup Co. has confirmed the appointment of a new chief executive to lead the US business as it embarks on a realigned business strategy. 

Campbell 'set to name Mark Clouse as new CEO'

19 Dec 2018

Reports in the US media suggest that food giant Campbell Soup Co. is set to name an experienced food industry man as its new CEO.

Does Campbell Soup Co.'s growth strategy make sense?

12 Dec 2018

Andy Coyne looks at Campbell Soup Co.'s future growth strategy and asks whether it is a plan of counter-intuitive genius or simply wrong-headed?

Italy's Ferrero linked to bid for Campbell's international unit

10 Dec 2018

A Europe-based confectionery business has been linked with a takeover bid for the international arm of US food giant Campbell Soup Co.

Campbell denies it is struggling to sell Bolthouse Farms brand

3 Dec 2018

US food giant Campbell Soup Co. has denied media reports it is struggling to sell one of its brands but admitted it has tweaked the sales process.

Campbell elects two Third Point picks to board

29 Nov 2018

US food giant Campbell Soup Co. has made changes to its board of directors at today's annual meeting, bringing in two new faces.

Campbell 'eyes ex-Pinnacle boss Mark Clouse as new CEO'

28 Nov 2018

Campbell Soup Co. reportedly has its sights on a prominent US food-manufacturing executive to fill the vacant CEO position at the under-scrutiny soup maker.

Campbell, Third Point end feud and strike deal

26 Nov 2018

Campbell Soup Co. and a key shareholder today (26 November) announced a deal that should bring the US food manufacturer respite from a critical activist investor.

Campbell Soup Co. said to be near deal with Third Point ahead of crucial annual meeting

26 Nov 2018

Reports suggest that the battle for control of the board at US food giant Campbell Soup Co. has taken a new turn.

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