Press Releases

Harvey Golub Named Chairman of Campbell’s Board of Directors, Succeeding George M. Sherman; John F. Brock Nominated for Election as Director

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 23, 2004–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) announced today that Harvey Golub has been elected by the Board of Directors to succeed George M. Sherman as Chairman of the Board, effective November 19. Golub, 65, has been a director of Campbell since 1996. From 1993 to 2001, he was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer…

Campbell Announces Increase in Quarterly Dividend

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 23, 2004–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced that the Company’s Board of Directors has approved a 7.9 percent increase in its quarterly dividend, from $.1575 per share to $.17 per share. The quarterly dividend is payable November 1, 2004 to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 11, 2004….

Campbell Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2004 Earnings

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 13, 2004–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today reported diluted earnings per share for the fourth quarter ended August 1, 2004 of $.14, compared to $.18 recorded in the year-ago quarter. Comparability of earnings per share in the quarter was impacted by a gain of $.02 related to the sale of an idle manufacturing…