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Campbell Reports Third Quarter Results.

Net Earnings Per Share Were $1.40, Including Gain from the Sale of Godiva. Excluding Items Impacting Comparability, Adjusted Net Earnings Per Share Were $0.43. Sales Increased 7 Percent. CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 19, 2008–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today reported net earnings for the quarter ended April 27, 2008 of $532 million, or $1.40 per share, compared…

Campbell’s Labels for Education™ Program Awards Fort Lauderdale School with “A Day of Recess” and a Visit from the World-Famous Harlem Globetrotters

Campbell’s Recess Rules!™Program Encourages Schools to Promote Physical Activity Hollywood, Fla. (May 16, 2008) – Campbell’s Labels for Education program will award students at Hollywood Hills Elementary School with an “all-day” recess featuring the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters, and one million Labels for Education (LFE) bonus points to redeem for the tools and resources the school…

Campbell Appoints Tarkan Gurkan Vice President Corporate Development

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 14, 2008–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced the appointment of Tarkan Gurkan as Vice President Corporate Development. Gurkan, 40, will be responsible for identifying and evaluating new growth opportunities for Campbell through acquisitions, strategic alliances and joint ventures. He will be based at Campbell’s headquarters in Camden and will report to Robert…

Campbell Completes Sale of Australian Salty Snack Brands

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 12, 2008–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced it has completed the sale of its Australian salty snack brands to a group of Australian investors, including the senior management of The Real McCoy, an Australian owned snack foods company. Campbell announced the agreement of sale on April 28, 2008. The transaction included the…

Campbell Soup Company Announces the Webcast of Its Third Quarter 2008 Results

CAMDEN, N.J., May 08, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) invites interested shareowners, investors and consumers to listen to its third quarter 2008 earnings conference call live over the Internet on Monday, May 19, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. WHAT: Campbell Soup Company Presentation to Securities Analysts, Shareowners and Media WHEN: Monday,…

Campbell Soup Company and the National Association of Letter Carriers Team up to Stamp Out Hunger!

Nation’s Largest Food Drive Helps Millions of Americans CAMDEN, NJ (May 5, 2008) — On Saturday, May 10, Campbell Soup Company will join forces with the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) to Stamp Out Hunger! across America. Now in its 16th year, the Stamp Out Hunger! effort is the nation’s largest single-day food drive,…

LaDainian Tomlinson Works up an Appetite as the Focus of the Latest Campbell’s(R) Chunky(TM) Soup National Advertising Campaign

San Diego’s Star Running Back Takes to LA to Film New Campbell’s Chunky Soup Ads CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 5, 2008–San Diego Chargers’ running back, LaDainian Tomlinson, is known as one of the NFL’s hardest workers and a dominant force among offensive players on the field. Off the field, this former league MVP is known for…

Campbell Unveils Array of New Products at Food Marketing Institute Annual Meeting

New Campbell’s V8 Soups Deliver Great Taste and Vegetable NutritionLAS VEGAS, May 05, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today unveiled its newest products for the 2008-2009 fiscal year at the annual Food Marketing Institute (FMI) meeting. The products, which include two new lines of Campbell’s(R) soups, a new line of Swanson(R) stocks…