CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 23, 2006–Campbell Soup
Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced that the Company’s Board of
Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend on its capital stock
of $.18 per share. The dividend is payable May 1, 2006 to shareholders
of record at the close of business on April 10, 2006.
About Campbell Soup Company
Campbell Soup Company is a global manufacturer and marketer of
high quality simple meals, including soup, baked snacks,
vegetable-based beverages, and premium chocolate products.
Founded in 1869, the company has a portfolio of more than 20
market-leading brands, including “Campbell’s,” “Pepperidge Farm,”
“Arnott’s,” “V8,” and “Godiva.” For more information on the company,
visit Campbell’s website at www.campbellsoupcompany.com.
CONTACT: Campbell Soup Company Jerry S. Buckley (Media) (856) 342-6007 Leonard F. Griehs (Analysts) (856) 342-6428 SOURCE: Campbell Soup Company