Campbell Soup Co


  • Jan 29- Campbell Soup Co said it would reorganize its business into product divisions, instead of geographies or brand groups, as it focuses on growth areas in the face of cooling soup sales. New product launches included "to-go" soups that could by made in a Keurig Green Mountain Inc coffee machine. Increasing competition from store brands, private labels and...

  • Jan 29- Soup and snacks maker Campbell Soup Co said it plans to reorganize its business on the lines of product categories instead of geographies or brands. Campbell will manage its business in three divisions, Americas simple meals and beverages, global biscuits and snacks and packaged fresh, the company said. Campbell on Thursday also appointed three...

  • Investment firm 3G Capital scouts new targets - WSJ Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 1:53 AM ET

    Executives at the New York- based Brazilian investment firm are discussing the possibility of buying a food or beverage company such as Campbell Soup Co or even PepsiCo Inc, the newspaper reported. 3 G could collaborate with brewing company Anheuser-Busch InBev or end up taking only pieces of PepsiCo, which has a market capitalization of about $140 billion, the...

  • Campbell Soup innovates with organics  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 4:27 PM ET

    Campbell Soup Company CEO Denise Morrison, shares her consumer forecast, and discusses how her company is making products more available to consumers.

  • Strange stock market trades confuse Wall Street Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 12:00 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    A strange series of very heavy trading has Wall Street traders scratching their heads.

  • Dow, S&P end near records; GDP better than thought Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 4:51 PM ET

    Stocks rose Tuesday after data had the U.S. economy growing more than forecast in the third quarter.

  • Stock futures higher after upbeat read on US growth Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 9:11 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were higher on Tuesday ahead of the second reading of third quarter GDP.

  • Nov 25- Campbell Soup Co reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as soup sales in the United States rose for only the second time in five quarters. But the soup business has been facing increasing competition from store brands and niche producers such as Pacific of Oregon, Harris Foods Co and Amy's Kitchen Inc.. Campbell Soups said it now expected...

  • Early Movers: TIF, WMT, HMC, SNE, PBR & more Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 8:13 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Campbell Soup profit jumps 36 pct Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 7:25 AM ET

    Nov 25- Campbell Soup Co's first-quarter profit jumped 36 percent, helped by strong sales of its soups and snacks. Net income attributable to the company rose to $234 million, or 74 cents a share, in the quarter ended Nov. 2, from $172 million, or 54 cents per share, a year earlier. Net sales rose 4.2 percent to $2.26 billion.

  • Split OPEC expectations may make for a volatile week Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 6:34 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Typically a positive time for stocks, analysts expect the market to continue to head higher during Thanksgiving week.

  • Cramer: Activists are picking on the wrong chiefs Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 6:25 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    Jim Cramer takes on activist calls to CEOs strong performing companies, and suggests they realign their attention

  • Ads in the future will get IN your face Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 9:56 AM ET
    Ad tech company Blippar enables smartphones to bring ordinary objects to life.

    Instead of being an annoyance, advertising in 25 years will feel more like content you'll want to watch, read or interact with.

  • Anheuser-Busch lashes out at NFL over incidents Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 6:54 PM ET

    Major sports sponsor Anheuser-Busch on Tuesday roundly criticized the National Football League over a series of recent off-field scandals.

  • *Windsor Quality acquisition would be biggest for Ajinomoto. *Ajinomoto shares up 1.7 percent after news. TOKYO, Sept 10- Japan's Ajinomoto Co Inc said on Wednesday it would buy unlisted U.S. frozen foods maker Windsor Quality Holdings for around $800 million as it seeks to expand in North America to offset slowing growth at home.

  • Cramer: Pivotal day for food stocks Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 6:36 PM ET

    Years from now, Cramer thinks investors may look back and remember this day as a day that was pivotal for the food industry.

  • Stocks that could be late bloomers Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 12:39 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Analysts have high expectations for 32 companies in the S&P 500 that they say will trade at least 20 percent above their current levels.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 8- U.S. stock index futures are indicating slight losses at the open on Monday, though major indexes remain near record levels and the equity market's recent momentum appears intact. Among the biggest movers on Monday is Hertz Global Holdings Inc, up 5.2 percent to $29.95 after it said its chief executive had stepped down for personal reasons.

  • Sept 8- Campbell Soup Co on Monday reported lower-than-expected quarterly sales as markets for its soup and snack products remained sluggish. Shares of Campbell, which owns healthy food brand Bolthouse Farms as well as Pepperidge Farm snacks, were down 3.2 percent at $43.12 in trading before the market opened.

  • Early movers: YHOO, GE, AAPL, BA, WFM, MAR & more Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 7:39 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.