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Campbell Board Approves Major Investment Plan

Primary Focus Is On Market-Leading U.S. Soup Business; In Fiscal 2002, Total Marketing To Increase $200 Million, Capital Spending To Increase $100 Million, And Earnings Per Share To Be Reduced 20 Percent To Approximately $1.30; Annual Dividend To Be Reduced From $.90 To $.63. CAMDEN, NJ, July 27, 2001– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced…

‘M’m! M’m! Good!’ Soups To Warm Up Salt Lake 2002 Olympic Winter Games

Campbell To Be An Official Supplier To Xix Olympic Winter Games CAMDEN, N.J., July 18, 2001 – “M’m! M’m! Good!” soups will warm up the 2002 Olympic Winter Games in Salt Lake City. Campbell Soup Company (NYSE-CPB) today announced that it will become an Official Supplier for the XIX Olympic Winter Games. The Games, which…

Campbell Appoints Jim Goldman President, North American Beverages And Sauces

CAMDEN, N.J., July 17, 2001 – Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) today announced the appointment of Jim Goldman as President of its North American Beverages and Sauces business unit. Goldman, 42, will report to President and Chief Executive Officer Douglas R. Conant and lead the newly-formed business unit, created to heighten executive attention to the…

Campbell Appoints Eric ‘Rick’ Pogue Senior Vice President, Human Resources

CAMDEN, N.J., July 2, 2001 – Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) today announced the appointment of D. Eric “Rick” Pogue as Senior Vice President, Human Resources. He will report to President and Chief Executive Officer Douglas R. Conant and oversee the company’s global human resources organization. Campbell has approximately 24,000 employees worldwide. Pogue’s appointment is…