Press Releases

Campbell Announces $1.2 Billion Share Repurchase Program

Company Updates Fiscal 2008 Guidance to High End of its Range CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 30, 2008–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a new share repurchase program. Under the new program, Campbell is authorized to purchase up to $1.2 billion of its outstanding shares in open market and privately…

Campbell Announces Quarterly Dividend

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 26, 2008–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced that the Company’s Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend on its capital stock of $0.22 per share. The dividend is payable August 4, 2008 to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 7, 2008. About Campbell Soup Company Campbell Soup…

Campbell Soup Company Announces the Webcast of an Investor Presentation

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 25, 2008–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) invites interested parties to listen live to the investor presentations and accompanying Q&A session delivered on Tuesday, July 1, 2008. The presentations are expected to begin at 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time. WHAT: Campbell Soup Company Presentation to Securities Analysts, Shareowners and Media WHEN: Tuesday, July 1, 2008…

Campbell Appoints Joseph Spagnoletti Chief Information Officer

Doreen A. Wright to Leave Company After Seven Years as CIO CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 24, 2008–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced the appointment of Joseph Spagnoletti, 43, as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer. Spagnoletti will report to Campbell President and Chief Executive Officer, Douglas R. Conant. Spagnoletti succeeds Doreen A. Wright, who led…

Campbell Statement on Tomato Safety

CAMDEN, N.J., June 12, 2008 — Campbell Soup Company remains committed to ensuring that our products always meet all food safety requirements. Due to recent reports of salmonella resulting from the consumption of fresh tomatoes in Southern states, we recognize that some consumers are concerned about the safety of food products. To date, no transmission…

Campbell Soup Foundation Kicks Off 34th Annual Summer Program

$400,000 in Grants Supports 25 Area Non-Profit Organizations CAMDEN, N.J., June 12, 2008 – Campbell Soup Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB), today announced $400,000 in grants to 25 local non-profit organizations that offer summer programs for Camden children. The announcement kicked off the Campbell Soup Foundation Summer Program, an effort that…