Minnesota Companies Mining Gold From Nostalgia For Decades Gone ByMany of our childhood memories are tied to the things we watched or the snacks we enjoyed. Minnesota companies know this, too, and are cashing in using the power of the past.
FDA Investigates Lucky Charms After Reports Of IllnessThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration is investigating Lucky Charms cereal after dozens of customers complained of illness after eating it.
General Mills Cuts Investment In Global Venture That Did Business In RussiaWhile the Minneapolis-based cereal maker says that it does not have any wholly-owned operations in Russia, it is stopping advertising and capital investment in a joint venture with Nestle called Cereal Partners Worldwide, which did business in Russia.
Former Cheerios Plant In Northeast Mpls. To Become $16M Office ComplexHillcrest Development purchased the 107-year-old factory, which includes a nine-story tower, two years ago for $2.1 million.
Campaign Aims To Help Struggling Minnesota Families Afford Healthy FoodsGov. Tim Walz announced Tuesday a new outreach campaign to help Minnesota families struggling amid the pandemic to afford healthy foods.
General Mills, Faribault Foods Recall Some Progresso Soup For Undeclared Soy, DairyGeneral Mills and Faribault Foods announced Tuesday a national recall of 14 ounce cans of Progresso Organic Chicken Noodle Soup.
Pillsbury Updates Cookie Dough Recipe, Says It's Safe To Eat RawThe Minneapolis-based company announced Monday that several of its cookie and brownie doughs are safe to eat raw, explaining that they contain heat-treated flour and pasteurized eggs. These neutralize the illness risk, while keeping the dough’s baking properties intact. No other ingredients were changed.
General Mills Plans To Have Office Workers Telecommute Through Labor DayGeneral Mills is planning to have its corporate employees work from home for the rest of the summer.
Yoplait Launches Line Of 'Oui By Yoplait' Dairy-Free YogurtThe product is made of a coconut base that is paired with flavors.
General Mills Reduces Sodium By 20% Across 10 Key US Product CategoriesMinnesota-based General Mills announced it has achieved its public goal of reducing sodium by 20% across all 10 key U.S. production categories.
56 Brewing Releases Kernza Lager Thanks To General Mills CerealCascadian Farm by General Mills handed over some of their limited edition Kernza cereal to a northeast Minneapolis brewery. WCCO's Marielle Mohs shows us how using the cereal is helping the environment.
General Mills Posts Better-Than-Expected 3Q ResultsGeneral Mills Inc. shares rallied in early trading Wednesday after the food company posted better-than-expected results and raised its guidance.
General Mills Recalling Bags Of Gold Medal Flour Over Salmonella Concerns General Mills is voluntarily recalling some bags of its Gold Medal Unbleached Flour because of salmonella concerns.
Kids Of The '90s Rejoice: Classic Trix Shapes Are BackThe classic fruity shapes will be appearing on shelves in major retailers nationwide this fall.
General Mills Giving Employees 18-20 Weeks Of Maternity LeaveOn Jan. 1, 2019, the company will increase time off for new mothers to up to 20 weeks of maternity leave with 100 percent pay.