Press Releases

Swanson(R) Broth Congratulates Top Chef Soup-er Star Leah Cohen

Chilled White Asparagus Soup Wins Quickfire ChallengeCAMDEN, N.J., Nov 27, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Episode three of Bravo’s Top Chef: New York featured a soup-er Quickfire Challenge that really stirred up the competition. Guest judge, Grant Achatz — chef and owner of Alinea Restaurant in Chicago — threw the cheftestants a curve ball when he…

Selected Quarterly Financial Information

(a) In fiscal 2009, the company recorded pre-tax restructuring related costs in cost of products sold of $7 million ($5 million after tax or $.01 per share) related to the initiatives announced in April 2008 to improve operational efficiency. The restructuring related costs were recognized in the North America Foodservice segment. (b) In fiscal 2009,…

Campbell Reports First Quarter Results.

Adjusted Net Earnings Per Share Were $0.77, an Increase of 10 Percent.CAMDEN, N.J., Nov 24, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — –U.S. Soup Sales Increased 12 Percent. Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today reported net earnings for the quarter ended November 2, 2008 of $260 million, or $0.71 per share, compared to $270 million, or $0.70 per share,…

Pace(R) Specialty Salsas Score in Awards Competition

Pace Salsa Verde, Pineapple Mango Chipotle and Tequila Lime Take Home Six 2009 Scovie AwardsPARIS, Texas, Nov 21, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Pace specialty salsas scored six awards in the National Fiery Foods & Barbecue Show’s 2009 “Scovie” Awards Competition, one of the most competitive and recognized gourmet food award competitions in the country for…

Campbell Announces Quarterly Dividend

CAMDEN, N.J., Nov 20, 2008 (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 $0.25 per share. The dividend is payable February 2, 2009 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 22, 2008. About Campbell…

Campbell Appoints Sean Connolly President Campbell USA and Irene Chang Britt President North America Foodservice

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 14, 2008–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced the appointment of Sean Connolly as President, Campbell USA and Irene Chang Britt as President, North America Foodservice. Connolly, 43, will be responsible for Campbell’s $3.7 billion U.S. Soup, Sauces and Beverages business. He will be based at Campbell’s headquarters in Camden and will report…

Campbell Soup Company Announces the Webcast of Its First Quarter 2009 Results

CAMDEN, N.J., Nov 12, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) invites interested shareowners, investors and consumers to listen to its first quarter 2009 earnings conference call live over the Internet on Monday, November 24, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. WHAT: Campbell Soup Company Presentation to Securities Analysts, Shareowners and Media WHEN: Monday,…

Campbell Helps Raise $198,000 for the March of Dimes

Campbell Was the Presenting Sponsor of the 12th Annual March of Dimes Signature Chef EventCAMDEN, N.J., Nov 12, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) North America Foodservice was the Presenting Sponsor of the 12th Annual March of Dimes Signature Chef Event, which raised $198,000 for the March of Dimes. All funds raised will…

Pepperidge Farm® Tim Tam™ Cookies Make American Debut

Down Under Favorite Now Available in United States at Target Stores Nationwide for Limited Time Norwalk, CT (Nov. 11, 2008) – Bakers at Arnott’s in Australia have been delighting consumers “Down Under” for over 40 years with Tim Tam™, an iconic Australian ‘biscuit’ that takes the sweet life from ordinary to Aus-some! Pepperidge Farm, sister…

Campbell Appoints Rosalyn Taylor O’Neale Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 10, 2008–Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced the appointment of Rosalyn Taylor O’Neale as Vice President and Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer. She will be based at Campbell’s headquarters in Camden and will report to Nancy Reardon, Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources and Communications Officer. O’Neale, 58, will work closely…