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Jun 30, 2014, 01:00 ET
Del Monte Ramadan Cooking Challenge Is Back!

Del Monte Ramadan Cooking Challenge Is Back!

Del Monte Arabia is back with the 2nd edition of the #DelMonteRamadan Cooking Challenge on Facebook, commencing Ramadan (29 June 2014) until the...

Mar 14, 2014, 08:27 ET
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Del Monte Foods Joins Forces With Partnership for a Healthier America In The Fight Against Childhood Obesity

Del Monte Foods announced today it has joined the Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA), which works with the private sector and PHA Honorary...

Feb 23, 2014, 00:00 ET
Del Monte® offers a variety of healthy, wholesome and nutritious products essential to a healthy lifestyle. Whether you are looking for a healthy lunchtime snack, planning a family gathering or want to give someone a tasty special treat; Fresh Del Monte has the products for you.

Del Monte Continues to Grow

Del Monte Fresh Produce Company is one of the world's leading vertically integrated producers, marketers and distributors of high-quality...

Nov 24, 2013, 23:00 ET
Del Monte Arabia launches FRUIT EXPLOSION, a fun and interactive Facebook game, on 17 Nov 2013, with exciting prizes to be won!

Enjoy Every Bit of Del Monte® Fruit Explosion

Del Monte Arabia launches FRUIT EXPLOSION, a fun and interactive Facebook game, on 17Nov 2013, with exciting prizes to be...

Nov 20, 2013, 06:07 ET
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Del Monte Foods Inspires Americans to Plant a Garden in Their Pantries

To inspire Americans to eat more fruits and vegetables year-round, Del Monte has partnered with Brit + Co., an online platform and e-commerce...

Sep 30, 2013, 09:00 ET

9Lives® Cat Food Launches Morris' Rescue Watch, Benefiting ASPCA® And Local Shelters

 Before he had a loving home, a comfy bed, and a slew of squeaky toys, Morris the Cat was adopted from a shelter. Now, the most famous...

Sep 23, 2013, 04:00 ET
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Del Monte Brand is 'Bursting with Life™'

On the heels of its current "Bursting with Life™" ad campaign, Del Monte continues to bring to life its brand positioning by reestablishing...

May 21, 2013, 08:00 ET

Meow Mix® Is Searching For A Pitch Purrfect Feline

 Think your four-legged friend is the cat's meow? Does your furry pal meow all the way to the food bowl each morning? Then the Meow Mix®...

May 13, 2013, 09:00 ET

Something To Bark About: New Survey Highlights Parent, Canine Communication

 "Who's a good boy? Yes you are!" Dog parents who have uttered this phrase before are not alone!  A survey conducted for Kibbles 'n...

Feb 19, 2013, 08:57 ET
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Fresh Idea Wins A $10,000 Culinary Tour From Del Monte

 Gus C. of Washington is the winner of the Del Monte "Add Some Garden" contest.  By adding Del Monte® Peaches to his Peachy Keen...

Jan 21, 2013, 10:02 ET
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Score Big With Picture Perfect Recipes

The big football game is just around the corner which means friends and family will be gathering for great food and entertainment. To help...

Nov 07, 2012, 08:57 ET

Del Monte Challenges At-Home Cooks to "Add Some Garden"

 Whether it's taco night in your household or you've been asked to create your famous roast chicken, adding garden quality ingredients to...

Nov 06, 2012, 16:50 ET
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Del Monte Foods Bursts Onto Advertising Scene With Largest Brand Campaign In 10 Years

 Today, Del Monte Foods -- a 100+ year old iconic brand -- breaks their largest master brand campaign in 10 years to reestablish the role of...

Nov 05, 2012, 12:46 ET

Del Monte Foods Donates 146 Tons Of Food To Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts

Del Monte Foods today announced it will donate 146 tons of Del Monte® canned fruit, vegetables and tomatoes, College Inn® broth and a...

Oct 11, 2012, 12:00 ET

Morris the Cat Announces Candidacy for President

 With only a series of presidential debates to go before the big day, the excitement and anticipation of the upcoming election is enough to...

May 29, 2012, 09:00 ET

Actress Sara Rue Hits the Trails With Milk-Bone® Trail Mix Dog Snacks

 Sara Rue, in partnership with the makers of Milk-Bone® Trail Mix dog snacks, is challenging pet parents across the country to...

May 04, 2012, 09:15 ET

A Purr-fect Fit: CeeLo Green And Purrfect The Cat Remix Meow Mix® Cat Food Jingle

Talk about the cat's meow! CeeLo Green, Grammy® Award-winning recording artist and star of "The Voice," is releasing his most cat-tastic...

Mar 13, 2012, 10:07 ET

Cat-Munication of the Feline Persuasion

 Are cats man's new best friend? Perhaps! New data uncovers pet parents share a powerful bond with their furry friends in a...

Mar 13, 2012, 10:04 ET

Cats Asked For It By Name: Meow Mix® Jingle Returns!

 Strike up the chorus...of cats! The Meow Mix Jingle, one of America's most beloved and memorable jingles, is returning to the airwaves. And...

May 18, 2011, 10:33 ET
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Del Monte Foods Appoints David J. West as Chief Executive Officer and Director

Del Monte Foods Co. announced today that it has appointed David J. West as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective August 15, 2011. Mr. West...