CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 29, 2015–
Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced that President
and Chief Executive Officer Denise Morrison has been elected as Co-Chair
of the Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) Board of Directors. She will be the
first female to Co-Chair the CGF. For the past two years, Morrison has
held the position of CGF Vice Co-Chair.
CGF is a global industry network that brings together the CEOs and
senior management of some 400 retailers, manufacturers, service
providers, and other stakeholders across 70 countries.
Morrison said, “I am excited to serve as Co-Chair and lead the Consumer
Goods Forum’s Board. CGF addresses some of the most important issues
facing consumer goods companies globally. Seismic social, economic and
technological shifts are transforming consumers’ expectations of
companies and the products we make. By harnessing the collective efforts
of our industry to build and sustain consumer trust, we have the
opportunity to drive growth and positive change by meeting the needs of
In this role, Morrison will continue to advance CGF’s core mission to
lead the consumer goods industry, to drive positive societal change, and
to improve business efficiency. CGF advances its mission through
focusing on several priority areas for the industry: environmental and
social sustainability, product safety, health and wellness, and
end-to-end value chain.
About Campbell Soup Company
Campbell (NYSE:CPB) is driven and inspired by our Purpose, “Real food
that matters for life’s moments.” The company makes a range of products
from high-quality soups and simple meals to snacks and healthy
beverages. 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 its iconic Campbell’s brand, the company’s portfolio
includes Pepperidge Farm, Goldfish, Bolthouse Farms,
V8, Swanson, Prego, Pace, Plum Organics,
Arnott’s, Tim Tam, Royal Dansk and Kjeldsens.
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.
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Source: Campbell Soup Company