General Mills Plans Major Move Toward Cage-Free EggsFood maker General Mills announced a major move toward cage-free eggs Tuesday as part of an updated animal welfare policy that now extends throughout its global supply chain.
General Mills To Slash Up To 725 JobsGeneral Mills expects to cut 675 to 725 jobs as it wrestles with sluggish sales.
Good Questions: Yogurt, Boat Wrap, WindEvery Friday, Heather Brown tackles some of our viewers' burning questions. This week, she'll tell you why yogurt gathers a bit of water on top, what happens to all those winter boat wraps, and why those springtime winds tend to die down at night.
General Mills Buying Mac And Cheese Maker Annie's Packaged food giant General Mills is buying Annie's, the maker of rabbit-shaped mac and cheese, adding to its natural and organic packaged offerings as consumers' tastes change. General Mills Inc., the company behind Pillsbury dough, Progresso soups, Yoplait yogurts and Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal, is trying to cut cost and has tweaked its recipes as sales stagnate.
Rough Winter Hurts General Mills 3Q SalesRough 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.
General Mills Issues Weak Fiscal 3Q OutlookGeneral 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.
General Mills 2Q Results Fall Short Of Wall StreetGeneral 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.
Man Behind We Day Has Big Expectations For Minn. KidsSpend some time with Free the Children founder Craig Kielburger, and you can feel the 30-year-old Canadian activist’s passion.
General Mills Profit Climbs On Yoplait OverseasGeneral Mills Inc. is benefiting from its acquisition of Yoplait International, even as it struggles to expand its yogurt business at home.
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General Mills Completes $1.2B Yoplait BuyGeneral Mills Inc. said Friday its $1.2 billion acquisition of a controlling stake in yogurt company Yoplait is complete.
General Mills To Pay $1.15B For Yoplait StakeGeneral 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.