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Rough Winter Hurts General Mills 3Q Sales

Rough winter weather took a bite out of General Mills’ fiscal third-quarter sales, and the cereal maker’s results missed Wall Street expectations. The maker of Cheerios, Yoplait and Betty Crocker products said Wednesday that its fiscal third-quarter net income rose 3 percent.

03/19/2014

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General Mills Issues Weak Fiscal 3Q Outlook

General Mills, whose brands include Cheerios, Yoplait and Betty Crocker, on Friday issued a lower-than-expected profit prediction for its fiscal third quarter, citing lower demand for its products in developed markets.

03/14/2014

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General Mills 2Q Results Fall Short Of Wall Street

General Mills’ fiscal second-quarter net income rose 2 percent, helped by lower expenses. But the Minneapolis company’s performance fell short of Wall Street’s expectations. Its stock declined more than 2 percent in Wednesday premarket trading.

12/18/2013

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Man Behind We Day Has Big Expectations For Minn. Kids

Spend some time with Free the Children founder Craig Kielburger, and you can feel the 30-year-old Canadian activist’s passion.

10/07/2013

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General Mills Profit Climbs On Yoplait Overseas

General Mills Inc. is benefiting from its acquisition of Yoplait International, even as it struggles to expand its yogurt business at home.

09/19/2012

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Behind The Hype: Costs And Benefits Of Greek Yogurt

Greek yogurt is a product that’s taking a huge scoop out of the yogurt industry.

04/26/2012

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General Mills Completes $1.2B Yoplait Buy

General Mills Inc. said Friday its $1.2 billion acquisition of a controlling stake in yogurt company Yoplait is complete.

07/01/2011

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General Mills To Pay $1.15B For Yoplait Stake

General Mills Inc. said Wednesday that it has signed a deal to buy a controlling stake in French yogurt company Yoplait for about $1.15 billion.

05/18/2011

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General Mills In Exclusive Talks With Yoplait

General Mills said Friday that it has entered into exclusive negotiations to buy a majority stake in French yogurt company Yoplait.

03/18/2011

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Report: General Mills Preps To Buy Yoplait Stake

General Mills Inc. is prepared to pay $2.22 billion for a majority stake in Yoplait to beat out competitors for the French yogurt company, according to published reports.

03/17/2011