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Campbell Reports Second Quarter Results; Diluted Earnings Per Share At $.65 Vs. $.49

CAMDEN, NJ, February 16, 2000—Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) today reported diluted earnings per share of $.65 for its fiscal second quarter ended January 30, 2000, up 33 percent versus $.49 a year earlier. Net earnings increased to $281 million compared to $219 million in the comparable quarter a year ago. Net sales in the…