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General Mills Incorporated

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  • Big business finally learns that wellness is good business

    2014 has been the year when the discussion of well-being has migrated from health and wellness magazines to business magazines. Wellness, and how to integrate it into our work lives, has become the hottest topic in the business pages. And that should...
  • Lacrosse star Rob Pannell could be first athlete voted to be on front of Wheaties box

    Lacrosse star Rob Pannell could be first athlete voted to be on front of Wheaties box
    I'm old enough to remember that it was a big deal when athletes were chosen to grace the front of a Wheaties box, yet I've never eaten a flake of it. General Mills would like to change that. The company has unveiled a promotion that, for the first...
  • Nestle imposes animal welfare standards for suppliers

    Swiss corporate giant Nestle pledged broad new animal welfare standards for its worldwide suppliers Thursday, becoming the latest major food company looking to limit some of the harmful effects of its global footprint. The move — described by...
  • HOT! Free box of Cheerios with coupon

    HOT! Free box of Cheerios with coupon
    Get a free box of Cheerios with a BOGO coupon from General Mills valued at $4. Visit Doreen's Deals fan page on Facebook and click the link to print the coupon for a free box of any flavor Cheerios cereal when you buy one. Click here for the deal. The...
  • Margery Mayer Voutsas, 1918-2014

    Margery Mayer Voutsas, 1918-2014
    Margery Mayer Voutsas was a student at Senn High School in Chicago when she began her vocal studies under the tutelage of noted voice teacher and children's opera director Zerlina Muhlmann Metzger. By 18, she had won a Chicago high school singing...
  • Cheerios to start selling high-protein version of cereal

    Cheerios to start selling high-protein version of cereal
    The Wall Street Journal is reporting: General Mills said it will begin selling Cheerios Protein, a high-protein version of its top-selling cereal. The company hopes to woo consumers who have dropped cereal for yogurt and other protein-rich breakfasts....
  • Oxfam prods 10 largest food and drink firms on climate change

    Few companies are potentially more vulnerable to climate change than the world's biggest food and beverage brands. Droughts are diminishing agricultural yields, and severe cold snaps like the one that crippled parts of the U.S. this year resulted in...
  • Company says no more GMO ingredients in Smart Balance spreads

    Smart Balance says it will change the ingredients in its butter-like spreads to make sure they include no genetically modified organisms. “I’ve been in the food industry for 35 years. I have never seen a consumer issue come on this fast,&...
  • Jos. A. Bank to acquire Eddie Bauer in deal worth $825 million

    Jos. A. Bank to acquire Eddie Bauer in deal worth $825 million
    Jos. A. Bank Clothiers said Friday it plans to buy outdoor retailer Eddie Bauer, a move the company said sets a path for long-term growth and analysts said increases Bank's options as it faces a hostile takeover bid by rival Men's Wearhouse. The $825...
  • U.S. Must Reset Its Foreign Policy Mission

    Sen. Amy Klobuchar, a Minnesota Democrat, was trying to explain recently why her state has remained "internationalist" in its soul, even as it shares the national anger about Iraq and Afghanistan. In Minnesota, she says, "internationalism is not just...
  • Is Madison Avenue Leaving America Behind?

    ABC's "Modern Family" is one of the most-loved programs on television. So why are advertisers sparking backlash when they try to adopt its storylines? Coca-Cola Co. and General Mills have vaguely similar businesses. One makes and distributes sodas,...