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Aug 26, 2015, 17:35 ET
General Mills is one of the world's leading food companies, operating in more than 100 countries. Its brands include Cheerios, Fiber One, Haagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Yoplait, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Green Giant, Old El Paso, and Wanchai Ferry.

General Mills To Webcast Two September Events

 General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) plans to webcast two September investor presentations. On Wednesday, September 9, 2015, the company will...

Aug 26, 2015, 13:12 ET

General Mills voluntarily recalls a limited quantity of frozen Cascadian Farm Cut Green Beans

 General Mills today announced a voluntary Class I recall of a limited quantity of frozen Cascadian Farm Cut Green Beans produced over two days...

Aug 18, 2015, 08:00 ET
General Mills announces the launch of The Good Table, a new dinner solutions brand line offering restaurant inspired sauce and crust mix for chicken and fish. The entire line of The Good Table products contain no artificial flavors, no colors from artificial sources and no high fructose corn syrup.

General Mills Launches The Good Table, New Sauce and Crust Mix for Family Dinner

 Today General Mills launches its newest dinner solutions brand, The Good Table. The new product line of gourmet-style sauce and crust mixes...

Jul 31, 2015, 08:03 ET
Fiber One Cheesecake Bars are a guilt-free treat with the added benefit of fiber!

The Perfect, Guilt-Free Treat is Now Here with Fiber One Cheesecake Bars

 Calling all cheesecake fanatics! Fiber One is introducing the perfect treat to satisfy cheesecake cravings any time with new Fiber One...

Jul 14, 2015, 07:00 ET
General Mills unveils new product innovation to hit shelves this summer.

General Mills unveils new product innovation to address consumer interests in key trends including wellness and convenience

 General Mills today unveiled its line-up of new products set to debut this summer. Leading this collection is a host of new products to align...

Jul 01, 2015, 07:03 ET
General Mills is one of the world's leading food companies, operating in more than 100 countries. Its brands include Cheerios, Fiber One, Haagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Yoplait, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Green Giant, Old El Paso, and Wanchai Ferry.

General Mills Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year Fiscal 2015 Results

General Mills (NYSE: GIS) today reported results for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year ended May 31, 2015.  Fiscal 2015 was a 53-week...

Jun 30, 2015, 17:17 ET
General Mills is one of the world's leading food companies, operating in more than 100 countries. Its brands include Cheerios, Fiber One, Haagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Yoplait, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Green Giant, Old El Paso, and Wanchai Ferry.

General Mills Board Of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend

General Mills (NYSE: GIS) said today that the board of directors declared a quarterly dividend at the prevailing rate of 44 cents per share,...

Jun 24, 2015, 16:34 ET
General Mills is one of the world's leading food companies, operating in more than 100 countries. Its brands include Cheerios, Fiber One, Haagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Yoplait, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Green Giant, Old El Paso, and Wanchai Ferry.

General Mills Will Webcast Two Upcoming Investor Briefings

General Mills (NYSE: GIS) plans to report results for its fiscal 2015 fourth quarter and full year on Wednesday, July 1, 2015.  A webcast...

Jun 22, 2015, 09:15 ET
Trix will now use ingredients like fruit and vegetable juice and spice extracts

General Mills Cereals Removing Artificial Flavors And Colors From Artificial Sources

 General Mills Cereals has committed to removing artificial flavors and colors from artificial sources from the rest of its cereals in response...

Jun 08, 2015, 08:56 ET
General Mills introduces Yoplait in China with three new yogurt lines, giving consumers new options in China's premium yogurt market: Perle de lait, a thick and creamy French-style yogurt, Panier de fruits, the first fruit on the bottom yogurt in the category, and O'Fruit, a drinkable yogurt with big fruit pieces that requires an extra-large straw to drink.

General Mills launches Yoplait yogurt in China

 General Mills today launched its Yoplait yogurt brand in China. Three new yogurt lines will be rolling out in hypermarkets,...

May 19, 2015, 03:15 ET
General Mills is one of the world's leading food companies, operating in more than 100 countries. Its brands include Cheerios, Fiber One, Haagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Yoplait, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Green Giant, Old El Paso, and Wanchai Ferry.

General Mills Reaffirms Fiscal 2015 Guidance

 General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) – In conjunction with remarks today at the Barclays Americas Select Franchise Conference in London,...

May 12, 2015, 16:28 ET
General Mills is one of the world's leading food companies, operating in more than 100 countries. Its brands include Cheerios, Fiber One, Haagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Yoplait, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Green Giant, Old El Paso, and Wanchai Ferry.

General Mills Will Web Cast Its Presentation At The 2015 Barclays Americas Select Franchise Conference

General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) will be presenting at Barclays Americas Select Franchise Conference in London, UK on Tuesday, May 19, 2015,...

May 05, 2015, 15:32 ET
Wheaties today welcomes pro basketball MVP Stephen Curry to the Team Wheaties family with a new limited-edition box available in stores in June. A proven all-star on and off of the court, Curry's leadership and performance cemented his "Breakfast of Champions" honors on the Wheaties box.

Wheaties Welcomes Basketball MVP Stephen Curry to Team Wheaties Family

 Wheaties today welcomes pro basketball MVP Stephen Curry to the Team Wheaties family with a new limited-edition box available in stores in...

Apr 08, 2015, 09:11 ET
Andrew Zimmern and General Mills announce the winners of The 2015 Munchies: People's Choice Food Awards.

General Mills And Andrew Zimmern Announce Winners Of Fourth Annual The Munchies: People's Choice Food Awards

 The votes are in and the people have spoken. After more than 5 weeks of heated competition and hundreds of thousands of votes, Tablespoon.com...

Apr 07, 2015, 08:00 ET
General Mills' annual Global Responsibility Report outlines the company's approach to creating economic, environmental and social value in the countries where it operates. The report outlines the company's progress on the most material topics related to its business - health and wellness, environment, sourcing, workplace and community engagement. The full report can be accessed on at GeneralMills.com/Responsibility.

General Mills Reports Progress on Global Responsibility Commitments

 Today, General Mills (NYSE: GIS) released its annual Global Responsibility Report, which outlines the company's approach to creating economic,...

Mar 20, 2015, 10:34 ET
Superstar entertainer Reba shoots a public service announcement for Outnumber Hunger, a campaign from General Mills, Big Machine Label Group and Feeding America aimed at raising awareness of the one in six people struggling with hunger in America. She will kick off the campaign's fourth year with a special concert event, "Reba and Friends Outnumber Hunger," beginning April 17 and will be featured on more than 60 million General Mills packages, including Cheerios.

Music Icon Reba Joins the Fight to "Outnumber Hunger"

 General Mills, Big Machine Label Group (BMLG) and Feeding America® today announced the launch of its fourth annual Outnumber Hunger...

Mar 18, 2015, 06:55 ET
General Mills is one of the world's leading food companies, operating in more than 100 countries. Its brands include Cheerios, Fiber One, Haagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Yoplait, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Green Giant, Old El Paso, and Wanchai Ferry.

General Mills Reports Fiscal 2015 Third-Quarter Results

 General Mills (NYSE: GIS) today reported results for the third quarter of fiscal 2015.  Third Quarter Results Summary - Net...

Mar 10, 2015, 17:01 ET
General Mills is one of the world's leading food companies, operating in more than 100 countries. Its brands include Cheerios, Fiber One, Haagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Yoplait, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Green Giant, Old El Paso, and Wanchai Ferry.

General Mills Declares 7 Percent Dividend Increase

 General Mills (NYSE: GIS) said today that the board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.44 per share, payable May 1, 2015, to...

Feb 23, 2015, 09:11 ET
Bizarre Foods Host Andrew Zimmern and panel of 43 celebrity tastemakers team up with General Mills for the fourth year of The Munchies: People's Choice Food Awards to honor 100 of the top food experiences in America.

Calling All Food Lovers! Bizarre Foods Host Andrew Zimmern, Panel Of 43 Celebrity Tastemakers Team Up With General Mills To Serve Up Fourth Annual The Munchies: People's Choice Food Awards

The Munchies: People's Choice Food Awards returns for its fourth year as Tablespoon.com, a General Mills website, honors 100 of the top food...

Feb 19, 2015, 08:00 ET
General Mills is one of the world's leading food companies, operating in more than 100 countries. Its brands include Cheerios, Fiber One, Haagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Yoplait, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Green Giant, Old El Paso, and Wanchai Ferry. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, General Mills had fiscal 2014 worldwide sales of US $17.9 billion.

General Mills Marks 10 Years Of Health Improvements

 General Mills has improved the health profile of 76 percent of its U.S. Retail sales volume since 2005, when it first established its "Health...