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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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Cards bring Kroger valuable information

...Depot Corp., consumer products maker Procter & Gamble Co., department store chain Macy's Inc. and food makers General Mills Inc. and Kraft Foods Inc. John Verdi, the staff counsel for the Washington-based Electronic Privacy Information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/07/bus_506760.shtml
Business
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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White whole-wheat flour is on the way

...Until recently, white wheat was more challenging to grow than red; new varieties of white are reversing that. General Mills Inc. recently launched its own white whole-wheat flour under its Gold Medal brand. The Minneapolis-based company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/11/liv_80958.shtml
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Business briefs

...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
Business
General Mills to make all cereals whole grain

MINNEAPOLIS - General Mills Inc. is converting all of its breakfast cereals to whole grain, making it the latest food company to undergo a nutritional makeover...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/01/bus_430023.shtml
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General Mills earnings rise, beat expectations for fourth quarter

MINNEAPOLIS -- General Mills Inc. reported its earnings rose 24 percent in its fourth quarter despite higher commodity prices, but lowered its projections for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/01/fin_420752.shtml
Finance
Fund managers making more conservative choices amid rising risks

...that could get bludgeoned in a market like this." Consumer product makers, such as The Procter & Gamble Co. and General Mills Inc., are considered safer investments because of their predictable longterm performance. The logic is that even in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/30/bus_417229.shtml
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Business briefs

...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
Business
Terror attacks give Wall Street some direction: downward

...Inc., consumer staples like Kimberly-Clark Corp. and Anheuser-Busch Cos. Inc., and food stocks such as General Mills Inc. and Sysco Corp. are likely to provide greater stability and more reliable gains, analysts said. "Their earnings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/15/fin_408804.shtml
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