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September 19, 2012
General Mills reports fiscal 2013 first quarter results
General Mills today reported results for the first quarter of fiscal 2013. The period includes two months of incremental contribution from the Yoplait International acquisition completed in July 2011, and three months of results for the Food Should Taste Good, Yoplait Ireland and Parampara Foods businesses acquired during the final quarter of fiscal 2012.
May 24, 2012
General Mills announces definitive agreement to acquire Brazilian food maker Yoki
General Mills (NYSE: GIS) said today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Yoki Alimentos S.A., a privately-held food company headquartered in Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil. General Mills currently expects the transaction to close during the first half of its 2013 fiscal year, which begins on May 28, 2012, after satisfaction of customary closing conditions.
May 17, 2012
Yoplait S.A.S. to directly operate Yoplait Ireland
Yoplait S.A.S. announced today it has agreed to directly operate its chilled yoghurt and desserts business in Ireland, reacquiring the franchise rights to its Yoplait brands and products from its licensee, Glanbia plc.
May 10, 2012
General Mills to market Yoplait yogurt in Canada
General Mills (NYSE: GIS) confirmed today that Yoplait S.A.S. has reached an agreement to terminate the current Yoplait brand license in Canada on September 1, 2012. At that time, General Mills Canada will begin to market, sell and distribute Yoplait yogurt products in Canada under license from Yoplait S.A.S. The current Canadian licensee, Ultima Foods, will continue to produce Yoplait branded products to be sold by General Mills Canada under a multi-year manufacturing agreement.
July 01, 2011
General Mills completes Yoplait acquisition
General Mills announced today the completion of its acquisition of a 51 percent controlling interest in Yoplait S.A.S., and a 50 percent interest in a related entity that holds the worldwide Yoplait brands, from PAI Partners and Sodiaal in a transaction valued at approximately US$1.2 billion. The remaining ownership stakes in both entities will continue to be held by Sodiaal, France’s leading dairy cooperative.
July 01, 2011
General Mills finalise l’acquisition de Yoplait
General Mills annonce aujourd’hui avoir finalisé l’acquisition de Yoplait pour un montant d’environ 1,2 milliard de dollars US, en rachetant auprès de PAI Partners et de Sodiaal une participation majoritaire de 51% dans la société opérationnelle Yoplait S.A.S. et une participation de 50% dans l’entité détentrice des marques Yoplait partout dans le monde. Sodiaal, 1re coopérative laitière en France, reste co-actionnaire de la société opérationnelle et de l’entité détentrice des marques.
February 24, 2011
Cakes fit for a (future) king and queen!
Inspired by “something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue,” America can view and vote for its favorite wedding cake design at BettyCrocker.com/RoyalWedding through March 18
December 09, 2010
General Mills achieves further sugar reductions in cereals
General Mills said today it successfully reduced sugar in cereals advertised to children by an additional 8 percent, on average, in 2010. General Mills has now achieved average sugar reductions of 14 percent on cereals advertised to children since 2007, with some cereals reduced as much as 28 percent in that period.
October 06, 2010
Make it. Try it. Vote!
Vote daily for your favorite deliciously distinct Chex® Party Mix finalist recipe and Chex will donate $2.00 to Feeding America®
March 04, 2010
Nourish Your Inner Goddess Greek Yogurt
Yoplait Joins Forces with Izabella Miko and Warner Bros. Pictures' and Legendary Pictures' New Film, "Clash of the Titans," to Introduce Yoplait Greek
July 09, 2009
Chinese cravings heat up
General Mills Introduces New Restaurant-Quality Chinese Meal for Two Right from Your Freezer
January 19, 2009
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