Press Releases

Update: Campbell Soup Company Announces the Webcast of an Investor Presentation

CAMDEN, N.J., Jun 30, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) announced that Denise Morrison, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and CEO Elect, along with other members of Campbell’s management team, will outline the company’s growth strategies at a meeting in Camden on July 12, 2011. The presentations are expected to begin…

Campbell Announces Initiatives to Increase Supply Chain Efficiency and Reduce Overhead Costs

Company Intends to Close Moscow Office CAMDEN, N.J., Jun 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced a series of initiatives to improve supply chain efficiency and reduce overhead costs across the organization. The company also announced its intent to close its office in Moscow and exit the Russian market. Campbell expects…

Campbell Announces Quarterly Dividend

CAMDEN, N.J., Jun 23, 2011 (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 $0.29 per share. The quarterly dividend is payable Aug. 1, 2011 to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 11, 2011. About…

Campbell Announces $1 BillionShare Repurchase Program

CAMDEN, N.J., Jun 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — 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 billion of its outstanding shares in open market and privately negotiated transactions. The program has no expiration…

Campbell Elects Denise Morrison President & CEO

Morrison To Become 12th CEO in Company’s 142-year History CAMDEN, N.J., Jun 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) announced today that the Board of Directors has elected Denise Morrison, 57, as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective Aug. 1, 2011, the first day of Campbell’s next fiscal year. In October 2010, Morrison…

Campbell Appoints Edgecombe President of Asia Pacific

CAMDEN, N.J., Jun 16, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced the appointment of Gareth Edgecombe to the role of President, Asia Pacific. In this role, Edgecombe will be responsible for Campbell’s Australian, Asian and Pacific operations, including “Arnott’s” biscuits and “Campbell’s” soup. Edgecombe will be based at Campbell Arnott’s regional headquarters…

Campbell Soup Company Recognized by National Business Group on Health for Promoting Employee Wellness

Company Honored for Sixth Consecutive Year with Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles Award CAMDEN, N.J., Jun 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) was honored by the National Business Group on Health, a nonprofit association of large U.S. employers focused on innovative health care solutions, for its ongoing commitment and dedication to promoting…

Campbell Soup Company Awarded LEED Green Building Certification for Campbell Employee Center

CAMDEN, N.J., Jun 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced that the Campbell Employee Center has been awarded LEED Silver certification established by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI). LEED is the nation’s preeminent program for the design, construction and operation of…

Hold the Date!

Campbell Soup CompanyAnalyst Day Tuesday, July 12, 2011Campbell World HeadquartersOne Campbell Place Camden, NJ 08103 (Located 4 miles east of downtown Philadelphia) Sell-side and buy-side analysts and investors are invited to attend Campbell Soup Company’s 2011 analyst day. The half-day, morning event will feature presentations followed by Q&A and informal interaction with Campbell executives. Featured…

Campbell Soup Foundation Kicks off 37th Youth Summer Program with $385,000 Donation

Grant Helps 10,000 Camden Area Youth, 25 Nonprofit Organizations CAMDEN, N.J., Jun 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Campbell Soup Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB), announced today that it will donate $385,000 to fund 10,000 Camden-area youth attend summer programs run by 25 nonprofit organizations. Through the grants, the Foundation will…