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Campbell Issues Statement on Third Point Presentation

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 30, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) today issued the following statement in response to Third Point’s published presentation: “Third Point’s campaign to seize control of the Board can be summed up as follows, ‘Vote for us and we’ll think of something.’ In the meantime, they have simply and effectively copied and…

New! Campbell’s Well Yes! Sipping Soups Offer Nutritious On-the-Go Snacking in Five Delicious Flavors

Heat. Sip. Go. with These Quick and Easy Soups CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 29, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) today announced the launch of Well Yes!® Sipping Soups. The new soups come in five delicious flavors and are available in convenient grab-and-go packaging, which make them perfect as a satisfying snack or pick-me-up. This press…

Campbell Chairman Sends Letter to Shareholders

Recommends Shareholders Vote to Support Current Campbell Board of Directors CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 25, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) announced today it has sent a letter from its Independent Chairman, Les C. Vinney, to its shareholders in connection with Campbell’s 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, scheduled for Nov. 29, 2018. In the letter, Mr. Vinney:…

Descendants of Dr. John T. Dorrance Announce Their Support for the Current Campbell Board of Directors

Representing Approximately 41 Percent of Shares Outstanding CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 17, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) announced that four shareholders, all descendants of Dr. John T. Dorrance, the inventor of Campbell’s condensed soup, each separately notified the Chairman of the Board on behalf of themselves and certain family members of their intention to vote for…

Campbell Files Investor Presentation

Highlights Strengths of Go-Forward Strategy and Highly Qualified Board of Directors Outlines Unacceptable Risk Associated with Third Point’s Lack of a Cogent Plan and Underqualified Directors Urges Shareholders to Vote the GOLD Proxy Card CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 12, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) announced today it has filed an investor presentation with the U.S….

Campbell Sends Letter to Shareholders Detailing Significant Actions Underway to Maximize Value; Strongly Recommends Shareholders Vote Gold Proxy Card

Files Definitive Proxy Materials Launches Shareholder Resource Website www.CampbellsStrategy.com CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 4, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) announced today it has filed definitive proxy materials, including its definitive proxy statement and GOLD proxy card, with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in connection with Campbell’s 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, scheduled for…

Campbell Declares Quarterly Dividend

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 26, 2018– The Board of Directors of Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today declared a regular quarterly dividend on Campbell’s capital stock of $0.35 per share. The quarterly dividend is payable Oct. 29, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business Oct. 12, 2018. About Campbell Soup Company Campbell (NYSE:CPB) is…

Campbell Named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for 10th Consecutive Year

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 13, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the 10th consecutive year. These independent rankings recognize Campbell’s leadership in creating a more sustainable environment and making a measurable difference in Campbell’s hometown communities. “Campbell is honored to again be included on the Dow…

Campbell Appoints Craig Slavtcheff Head of Research & Development

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 10, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced the appointment of Craig Slavtcheff, 51, as Vice President and Head of Research and Development (R&D). Slavtcheff will lead Campbell’s entire R&D organization, including strategy, innovation and product development for the company’s divisions, as well as its science and technology, regulatory, nutrition, and culinary…

CAMPBELL ISSUES STATEMENT ON THIRD POINT DIRECTOR NOMINEES

CAMDEN, N.J., Sept. 7, 2018—Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) today confirmed receipt of Third Point LLC’s nomination of a slate of 12 director candidates to stand for election at the Company’s 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders.   Commenting on the actions interim President and CEO Keith McLoughlin said: “On August 30th, Campbell announced the results…