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Campbell Board Elects Sarah Hofstetter and Kurt Schmidt as Directors; Declares Quarterly Dividend

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 29, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) today announced that the Campbell Board of Directors has elected Sarah Hofstetter and Kurt Schmidt as members of the Board, effective today. These appointments were previously announced as part of a settlement agreement with Third Point LLC. The Board also declared a regular quarterly dividend…

Campbell and Third Point Reach Agreement

CAMDEN, N.J. & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 26, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) and Third Point (NYSE: TPRE) announced today that they have reached an agreement with respect to the election of directors at Campbell’s 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders and certain other matters. Under the terms of the agreement, following its Nov. 29, 2018…

Campbell Reports First-Quarter Results

Campbell Reaffirms Fiscal 2019 Guidance Net Sales Increased 25 Percent Reflecting Impact of Recently Completed Acquisitions; Organic Sales Decreased 3 Percent Earnings Per Share (EPS) of $0.64; Adjusted EPS of $0.79 CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 20, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today reported its first-quarter results for fiscal 2019. Three Months Ended ($ in millions, except…

Campbell Sends Letter to Shareholders

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 19, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) announced today it distributed a letter to its shareholders in connection with its 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, scheduled for Nov. 29, 2018. The full text of Campbell’s letter to its shareholders follows. VOTE THE GOLD PROXY CARD TODAY Dear Campbell Shareholders, Next week, you will…

Campbell Comments on Glass Lewis Report

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 15, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) today issued the following statement in response to a report by Glass Lewis & Co., LLC (“Glass Lewis”) regarding the election of directors to Campbell’s Board at the Company’s upcoming annual meeting of shareholders on Nov. 29, 2018: “Campbell largely agrees with the thoughtful views…

Campbell Comments on ISS Report

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 14, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today issued the following statement in response to a report by Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS) regarding the election of directors to Campbell’s Board at the Company’s upcoming annual meeting of shareholders on Nov. 29, 2018: “We strongly disagree with ISS’s conclusion and continue to recommend…

Campbell Issues Letter to Shareholders on Its Commitment to Board Refreshment

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 9, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) today issued a letter from its interim President and CEO, Keith McLoughlin, to its shareholders in connection with its 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, scheduled for Nov. 29, 2018. In the letter, McLoughlin reiterates Campbell’s openness and willingness to consider Board refreshment. Campbell strongly recommends…

Campbell Soup Company Announces the Webcast of Its First-Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 6, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) invites interested shareholders, investors, members of the media and consumers to listen to and view the slides accompanying its first-quarter fiscal 2019 earnings conference call, which will be webcast live over the Internet on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. EST. The call will follow…

Campbell Issues Statement on Court’s Favorable Ruling in Third Point Litigation

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 2, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) today issued the following statement: Third Point’s motion for expedited discovery and for the scheduling of a preliminary injunction hearing was denied. The Company’s annual meeting will proceed as planned on Nov. 29, 2018. Campbell strongly recommends that shareholders vote to support the current Campbell…

Campbell Sends Letter to Shareholders Setting Record Straight Regarding Third Point’s So-Called “Plan” for Campbell

Recommends Shareholders Vote the GOLD Card to Support Current Campbell Board of Directors CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 2, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) announced today it has sent a letter to its shareholders in connection with its 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, scheduled for Nov. 29, 2018. In the letter, Campbell sets the record straight regarding…