Company purchases portfolio from Campbell Soup Company for $510 million
June 19, 2019
Founded in 1915 and based in Bakersfield, Calif., and Santa Monica, Calif., Bolthouse Farms is a vertically integrated food and beverage company focused on developing, manufacturing and marketing proprietary, high value-added, natural, healthy products.
Chris Foley will lead the $4.3 billion division that includes the company’s US soup, simple meals and shelf-stable beverages portfolio
June 12, 2019
Foley had previously served as chief marketing officer of Pepperidge Farm, where he drove innovation and developed the strong marketing campaigns for its brands, including Goldfish, Milano and Farmhouse.
More than 60 products have been re-developed over a two-year period
April 5, 2019
Available in condensed and ready-to-serve formats starting the summer of 2019, these Campbell’s® Classic soups feature nutritional benefits that meet guests’ needs today and for the future, without unnecessary ingredients.
A look at new beverage products making a debut in April 2019
March 26, 2019
Coca-Cola says the line includes six unique flavors—including Blackberry Basil Lemonade, Lavender Mint Lemonade, Spicy Watermelon Lemonade, Tangerine Passionfruit Lemonade, Strawberry Guava Lemonade, and Pomegranate Limeade.
Garden Fresh Gourmet is part of the Campbell Fresh division, which also includes Bolthouse Farms
February 27, 2019
Garden Fresh Gourmet is part of the Campbell Fresh division, which also includes Bolthouse Farms. Campbell recently announced the sale of its Everett, Washington, refrigerated soup plant that was also part of Campbell Fresh.
The 225,000 square-foot facility is part of the Campbell Fresh division, which includes Bolthouse Farms and Garden Fresh Gourmet
February 22, 2019
As outlined in August 2018 as part of the company’s Board-led strategy and portfolio review, Campbell is in the process of divesting its Campbell Fresh and Campbell International businesses to increase the company’s focus, significantly reduce debt and strengthen its balance sheet.
Craig Slavtcheff to assume new role as vice president and head of research and development
September 11, 2018
Most recently, Slavtcheff served as vice president, R&D for Campbell Snacks and International. Prior to that he was vice president, R&D for the Global Biscuits and Snacks division, a position he has held since 2015.
Q&A with Tenaj Ferguson, Associate Brand Manager, Campbell’s Foodservice
September 5, 2018
The need for nutritious snacks is also growing—51% of consumers say healthfulness is an important factor in their snack choices2—and operators can give guests the solutions they’re seeking with V8® beverages from Campbell’s Foodservice.
Roberto Leopardi to assume role of President, Campbell Meals & Beverages
May 31, 2018
“Roberto brings extensive consumer-packaged goods industry experience where he has built, grown and transformed global businesses,” said Mignini. “He will offer a fresh perspective to the division that is home to many of our iconic brands. Roberto will play a critical role in delivering against our strategic priorities of stabilizing and then sustaining strong financial results for this important Campbell division.”
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