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Sep 22, 2021

General Mills reports fiscal 2022 first-quarter results

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills today reported results for the first quarter ended August 29, 2021.

Sep 14, 2021

General Mills’ Box Tops for Education surprises local teachers to kick off the new school year

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - For teachers, gearing up for the school year consists of a lot more than just creating lesson plans, bulletin boards and seating charts. According to the National Education Association, the average teacher spends upwards of $500 of their own money on school supplies due to lack of adequate funding, with higher expenses on average in high-poverty schools.

Sep 02, 2021

REESE’S PUFFS cereal teams up with singer-songwriter Tinashe and Save The Music Foundation to help students reach their full potential through the power of making music

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - REESE’S PUFFS cereal is partnering with singer-songwriter Tinashe to promote its first-ever series of music boxes – the RP-FX and RP-PRO, out now. The fan-favorite cereal and Tinashe are also partnering with Save The Music Foundation, which helps students, schools, and communities reach their full potential through the power of making music.

Sep 01, 2021

Cereal fans rejoice! Cinnamon Toast Crunch is giving away up to two million cereal boxes

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - Cinnamon Toast Crunch is announcing one epic deal for cereal fans – throughout the month of September, the beloved breakfast staple is giving away up to two million boxes via rebate of Cinnamon Toast Crunch!

Sep 01, 2021

General Mills to webcast fiscal 2022 first quarter earnings results on September 22, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) plans to report results for its fiscal 2022 first quarter on September 22, 2021.

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Brand and product news
Sep, 02, 2021

REESE’S PUFFS cereal teams up with singer-songwriter Tinashe and Save The Music Foundation to help students reach their full potential through the power of making music

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - REESE’S PUFFS cereal is partnering with singer-songwriter Tinashe to promote its first-ever series of music boxes – the RP-FX and RP-PRO, out now. The fan-favorite cereal and Tinashe are also partnering with Save The Music Foundation, which helps students, schools, and communities reach their full potential through the power of making music.

Sep, 01, 2021

Cereal fans rejoice! Cinnamon Toast Crunch is giving away up to two million cereal boxes

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - Cinnamon Toast Crunch is announcing one epic deal for cereal fans – throughout the month of September, the beloved breakfast staple is giving away up to two million boxes via rebate of Cinnamon Toast Crunch!

Community engagement
Sep, 14, 2021

General Mills’ Box Tops for Education surprises local teachers to kick off the new school year

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - For teachers, gearing up for the school year consists of a lot more than just creating lesson plans, bulletin boards and seating charts. According to the National Education Association, the average teacher spends upwards of $500 of their own money on school supplies due to lack of adequate funding, with higher expenses on average in high-poverty schools.

Aug, 20, 2021

Box Tops for Education and Walmart team up with the LeBron James Family Foundation to elevate racial equity in education in a new digital series

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - Box Tops for Education is teaming up with Walmart for a back-to-school partnership with the LeBron James Family Foundation to advance racial equity in education by highlighting the many ways diverse educators and school support staff can improve students' outcomes and education.

Health and wellness
Aug, 17, 2021

General Mills uses new data to launch 'Good is Good Enough' campaign to remove parental guilt associated with nutritious eating

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - The definition of “perfect eating” has become misinformed over the years. It’s important that people understand nutrient-dense eating can – and should – include food that is accessible and affordable to all.

Nov, 19, 2019

General Mills achieves sodium reduction commitment across all 10 key U.S. product categories

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota – General Mills (NYSE: GIS) today reported it has achieved its public goal to reduce sodium by 20% across all ten key U.S. product categories.

Company performance
Sep, 22, 2021

General Mills reports fiscal 2022 first-quarter results

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills today reported results for the first quarter ended August 29, 2021.

Sep, 01, 2021

General Mills to webcast fiscal 2022 first quarter earnings results on September 22, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) plans to report results for its fiscal 2022 first quarter on September 22, 2021.

Employer of choice
Jan, 28, 2021

General Mills marks inclusion milestone

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - For the 15th year, General Mills has earned a score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2021 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation’s foremost benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality.

Apr, 01, 2020

General Mills supports employees and communities in response to COVID-19

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota — General Mills recently announced a series of actions to support its employees and communities in response to the impact of COVID-19.

Global growth
Apr, 13, 2021

301 INC, venture capital arm at General Mills, leads multimillion dollar investment in London-based Pots & Co, to expand brand's U.S. presence

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - 301 INC, the venture capital arm of General Mills, is leading a multistage investment of up to $20 million in Pots & Co.

Nov, 18, 2019

General Mills quarterly dividend declared

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - The General Mills Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend at the prevailing rate of $0.49 per share, payable February 3, 2020, to shareholders of record as of January 10, 2020. General Mills (NYSE: GIS) and its predecessor company have paid dividends without interruption for 121 years.

Innovation
Feb, 13, 2020

General Mills adds leadership in digital and data capabilities

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota — General Mills adds leadership in building out its digital and data capabilities with the hiring of Jaime Montemayor as Chief Digital & Technology Officer reporting to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Jeff Harmening, effective February 24, 2020.

Jul, 17, 2018

Oui by Yoplait introduces French style indulgence with new Oui Petites

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - Oui by Yoplait – the French style yogurt sold in a glass pot – has released a new petite way to enjoy the remarkable taste, texture and simplicity Oui fans know and love. New Oui by Yoplait Petites will be sold in pairs of small 3.5 oz. glass pots and will be available in four indulgent flavors including Sea Salt Caramel, Chocolate with Shavings, Dark Chocolate Raspberry and Caramelized Apple, each sure to satisfy any sweet craving.

Social responsibility
Sep, 14, 2021

General Mills’ Box Tops for Education surprises local teachers to kick off the new school year

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - For teachers, gearing up for the school year consists of a lot more than just creating lesson plans, bulletin boards and seating charts. According to the National Education Association, the average teacher spends upwards of $500 of their own money on school supplies due to lack of adequate funding, with higher expenses on average in high-poverty schools.

Aug, 20, 2021

Box Tops for Education and Walmart team up with the LeBron James Family Foundation to elevate racial equity in education in a new digital series

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - Box Tops for Education is teaming up with Walmart for a back-to-school partnership with the LeBron James Family Foundation to advance racial equity in education by highlighting the many ways diverse educators and school support staff can improve students' outcomes and education.