Press Releases

Campbell to Acquire Ireland’s Second Largest Dry Soup Business, Erin Foods, From Greencore

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 28, 2002–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE – CPB) today announced that it has agreed to purchase Ireland’s second largest dry soup business, Erin Foods, from Greencore Group plc. The purchase price is approximately $26 million. Campbell said the acquisition will expand its European soup and sauces presence and strengthen its current market position…

Campbell Soup Company Announces Quarterly Dividend

CAMDEN, N.J., Jun 27, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced that the Company’s Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend on its capital stock of .1575 cents per share. The dividend is payable July 31, 2002 to shareowners of record at the close of business on July 5, 2002. About…

Campbell Announces Intent to Purchase Leading Snack Food Brands in Australia

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 4, 2002–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced that its Australian subsidiary, Arnott’s Biscuits Holdings Pty Ltd, has agreed to make a cash offer of $2.00 per share (Australian) for all of the shares of Snack Foods Limited, a leader in the Australian salty snack category. Under the terms of the offer, Snack…