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Dec 07, 2021

General Mills announces longtime senior executive John Church, currently chief Transformation and Enterprise Services officer, to retire

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) today announced that John Church will retire as chief Transformation and Enterprise Services officer on January 31, 2022.

Dec 07, 2021

General Mills on CDP’s ‘A List’ for climate and water stewardship for fourth consecutive year

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills (NYSE: GIS) announced today it has been recognized for leadership in corporate sustainability by global environmental non-profit CDP, achieving a prestigious double ‘A’ score for tackling both climate change and water security.

Dec 01, 2021

General Mills to webcast fiscal 2022 second quarter earnings results on December 21, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) plans to report results for its fiscal 2022 second quarter on December 21, 2021.

Nov 30, 2021

General Mills completes sale of European Yoplait operations

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills (NYSE: GIS) today announced that it has completed the sale of its 51% controlling interest in its European Yoplait operations.

Nov 24, 2021

General Mills announces proposed sale of European dough businesses to Cérélia

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills (NYSE: GIS) today announced that it has agreed to sell its European dough businesses to Cérélia, a global leader in ready-to-bake dough solutions.

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Brand and product news
Nov, 08, 2021

REESE’S PUFFS teams up with iconic artist KAWS to drop two cereal boxes and AR game

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - Continuing in its trajectory of partnering with some of the most relevant creative minds of popular culture, REESE’S PUFFS cereal is now teaming up with renowned artist KAWS. Together, they are releasing KAWSPUFFS, a new AR game, which is accessed via two limited-edition boxes designed by KAWS.

Oct, 21, 2021

Betty Crocker celebrates 100th birthday by giving fans a chance to have their recipe on a custom box for the first time ever

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - Betty Crocker, the American icon who has brought joy to celebrations big and small is celebrating her centennial birthday!

Community engagement
Nov, 08, 2021

Pillsbury unveils transitional home for military family in Dallas-Fort Worth

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - In partnership with national nonprofit, Operation Homefront, Pillsbury welcomed its inaugural military family into a recently constructed transitional home for veterans, ensuring the family can spend Thanksgiving in their new home.

Sep, 28, 2021

General Mills’ Box Tops for Education and Yoplait help fill the funding gap for two Los Angeles-area schools

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - As teachers head back into the classroom for another challenging school year, the outlook is especially difficult for the many schools that lack adequate funding. According to The Education Trust, students in the highest poverty districts receive approximately 7% (or $1,000) less in state and local funding per student than students educated in the wealthiest districts. Yoplait and Box Tops are on a mission to try to help close that gap so that kids can reach their fullest potential this school year and beyond.

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
Dec, 01, 2021

General Mills to webcast fiscal 2022 second quarter earnings results on December 21, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) plans to report results for its fiscal 2022 second quarter on December 21, 2021.

Nov, 24, 2021

General Mills announces proposed sale of European dough businesses to Cérélia

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills (NYSE: GIS) today announced that it has agreed to sell its European dough businesses to Cérélia, a global leader in ready-to-bake dough solutions.

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
Nov, 30, 2021

General Mills completes sale of European Yoplait operations

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills (NYSE: GIS) today announced that it has completed the sale of its 51% controlling interest in its European Yoplait operations.

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.

Innovation
Oct, 05, 2021

General Mills and Meijer bring the tailgate home with first-ever virtual tailgating experience

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills is introducing a new way to be part of a tailgate with the launch of the very first virtual “homegate” through its Tailgate Nation program.

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.

Social responsibility
Dec, 07, 2021

General Mills on CDP’s ‘A List’ for climate and water stewardship for fourth consecutive year

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills (NYSE: GIS) announced today it has been recognized for leadership in corporate sustainability by global environmental non-profit CDP, achieving a prestigious double ‘A’ score for tackling both climate change and water security.

Nov, 15, 2021

General Mills named to prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America Indices for fourth consecutive year

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - General Mills (NYSE: GIS) has been named for the fourth consecutive year to both the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) and the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index (DJSI North America).