For some Campbell parents, every day is take your kids to work day
CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 26, 2018–
Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) opened a new state-of-the-art
Campbell’s Family Center at its World Headquarters today. The facility
offers high quality child care for Campbell families in an environment
that fosters learning, growth and fun for young children.
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Campbell’s President and CEO Denise Morrison and Bright Horizons CEO Stephen Kramer cut the ribbon to officially open the new Campbell’s Family Center. (Photo: Business Wire)
“Back when I began my career, childcare wasn’t available at many
corporations. I know firsthand how challenging it can be to achieve work
life integration as a parent,” said Denise Morrison, Campbell’s
President and Chief Executive Officer. “Providing onsite child care is
one way we strive to make life easier for Campbell families.”
The newly constructed 17,000-square-foot center houses 13 classrooms, an
indoor movement room and a 9,200-square-foot playground. Built with
sustainability in mind, the center includes energy-efficient equipment
and high-efficiency water fixtures. Interactive features include
gardening tubs, a dedicated culinary learning area and a rock climbing
Campbell will continue its 30-year partnership with Bright Horizons
Family Solutions to operate the new facility, leveraging their
management expertise in employer-sponsored early education. The
interactive learning curriculum includes traditional subjects like
science, literacy, math and arts, as well as exposure to technology,
engineering, cooking and gardening.
There are more than 150 children currently enrolled in the new center,
increasing in capacity from 100 places at the old center which was built
The family center complements employee benefits designed to support
Campbell families, including a 10-week parental leave policy, 2-week
non-primary caregiver policy and adoption assistance.
About Campbell Soup Company
Campbell (NYSE:CPB) is driven and inspired by our Purpose, “Real food
that matters for life’s moments.” We make a range of high-quality soups
and simple meals, beverages, snacks and packaged fresh foods. For
generations, people have trusted Campbell to provide authentic,
flavorful and readily available foods and beverages that connect them to
each other, to warm memories and to what’s important today. Led by our
iconic Campbell’s brand, our portfolio includes Pepperidge
Farm, Bolthouse Farms, Arnott’s, V8, Swanson, Pace, Prego, Plum, Royal
Dansk, Kjeldsens, Garden Fresh Gourmet, Pacific Foods, Snyder’s
of Hanover, Lance, Kettle Brand, KETTLE Chips, Cape Cod, Snack Factory
Pretzel Crisps, Pop Secret, Emerald, Late July and other brand
names. Founded in 1869, Campbell has a heritage of giving back and
acting as a good steward of the planet’s natural resources. The company
is a member of the Standard & Poor’s 500 and the Dow Jones
Sustainability Indexes. For more information, visit www.campbellsoupcompany.com
or follow company news on Twitter via @CampbellSoupCo.
To learn more about how we make our food and the choices behind the
ingredients we use, visit www.whatsinmyfood.com.
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Source: Campbell Soup Company
Campbell Soup CompanyNicky Thomson, +1 856-342-6283[email protected]
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