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...biggest one-day point gain ever, added 12.11 to close at 3,923.26. Donation grows after complaint ATLANTA -- General Mills Inc. has agreed to donate an additional $63,000 for cancer research to resolve complaints by Georgia officials that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/23/bus_279070.shtml
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...market. Ingredient prices hurt General Mills MINNEAPOLIS - Higher ingredient prices and restructuring costs pushed General Mills Inc.'s first-quarter earnings down 19 percent, the cereal giant reported Tuesday. For the three months ending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/22/bus_429181.shtml
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...labor practice as defined in Section 301 of Trade Act of 1974. Food company's earnings fall flat MINNEAPOLIS - General Mills Inc. reported Tuesday that third-quarter earnings were essentially flat compared with last year, missing Wall Street...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/17/bus_408995.shtml
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...products should be returned to Abbott for a full refund.General Mills sees increase in salesPORTLAND, ORE. --- General Mills Inc.'s first-quarter net income rose 12 percent on stronger sales of key products such as Cheerios, Cinnamon Toast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-09-22/business-news
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Walmart will roll back salt, sugar in products

...similar moves, lowering sodium based on shopper demand and increasing scrutiny by health groups. Bumble Bee Foods, General Mills Inc., Campbell Soup Co., PepsiCo Inc. and Kraft Foods Inc. all announced sodium reductions to their products last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-01-20/walmart-will-roll-back-sal
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Chemical to be dropped from popcorn

...of bronchiolitis obliterans, a rare life-threatening disease often called popcorn lung. ConAgra Foods Inc., General Mills Inc. and the American Pop Corn Co. all promised to make the change because of safety concerns. Together those companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/06/bus_142594.shtml
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FDA concerns halt Smart Choices labels

...the breadth of criteria can confuse consumers. Smart Choices, which includes Kellogg Co., Kraft Foods Inc. and General Mills Inc., has been criticized for including processed foods that are high in sugar, such as Froot Loops cereal and Cracker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/24/bus_553064.shtml
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Brauer sees Wheaties box picture big boost for sport

...Yankees' Lou Gehrig and a bit later Babe Ruth, endorsed the familiar "Breakfast of Champions" manufactured by General Mills Inc., according to Barton Reed, General Mills' marketing manager for Wheaties brands. First athlete to appear on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/12/oth_233203.shtml
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...March 2006 to a net loss of 10 billion yen ($90 million). General Mills tops analyst estimates MINNEAPOLIS - General Mills Inc. surprised Wall Street with a 38 percent jump in its first-quarter earnings Thursday, but the nation's No...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/23/bus_6475.shtml
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Baseball planning comeback

...that carry the games and corporate sponsors who have paid for the right to attach themselves the game. They include General Mills Inc.'s new Major League Grand Slams cereal with puffs of corn designed to resemble baseballs and loaded with marshmallow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/05/bus_225498.shtml
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