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Kellogg Co.

Head of Kellogg industry initiatives Dave Jones to retire

Head of Kellogg industry initiatives Dave Jones to retire

BATTLECREEK, Mich. — Kellogg Co.’s longtime liaison to many food industry organizations, Dave Jones, said Monday he will retire after 33 years with the company. “We thank Dave for representing Kellogg so well throughout his career,” said Scott Salmon, Kellogg chief customer officer. “His advocacy with industry partners, associations and trade organizations on our company’s

Kellogg to sell Keebler Cookies, related businesses to Ferrero

Kellogg to sell Keebler Cookies, related businesses to Ferrero

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Kellogg Co. has reached an agreement to sell selected cookies, fruit and fruit-flavored snacks, pie crusts, and ice cream cone businesses to the Ferrero Group and its related companies. The cash transaction is valued at $1.3 billion (or €1.16 billion, at current exchange rates), and includes brands and assets primarily related to

Kellogg’s will launch new snacks from popular brands

Kellogg’s will launch new snacks from popular brands

BATTLE CREEK, Mich.— Kellogg Co. is launching new offerings from some of its popular brands including Cheez-It Snap’d, Pringles Wavy and Rice Krispies Treats Snap Crackle Poppers. The new offerings will be available nationwide in January 2019. They are: Cheez-It Snap’d – thin, crispy snacks made with cheese inside and out. Cheez-It Snap’d will be available

Kellogg’s Rice Krispies debuts new flavor

Kellogg’s Rice Krispies debuts new flavor

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Kellogg Co.’s Kellogg’s Rice Krispies brand is rolling out in January its first new flavor in more than 10 years — Kellogg’s Strawberry Krispies. “Our fans are explorers who constantly seek new varieties, flavors and possibilities,” said Chris Stolsky, associate director of marketing for Rice Krispies. “We are introducing Strawberry Krispies to give them

Kellogg marks progress on CSR goals

Kellogg marks progress on CSR goals

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Kellogg Co. is releasing its 10th annual Corporate Responsibility Report, “Nourishing Families So They Can Flourish and Thrive,” and celebrating progress significantly ahead of schedule on its Breakfasts for Better Days commitments. Company founder W.K. Kellogg was an early conservationist and a leading philanthropist whose legacy lives on in the company

Kellogg to open cereal cafe in Times Square

Kellogg to open cereal cafe in Times Square

NEW YORK — Kellogg Co. on Monday will debut Kellogg’s NYC, its first-ever permanent cafe, in Times Square. The cafe will feature dishes combining Kellogg’s cereals with distinctive ingredients. Kellogg’s NYC is designed to remind patrons of home and drive new curiosity around cereal. The company has partnered on the cafe with celebrity chefs including

Walmart, P&G still cream of crop

WILTON, Conn. – Walmart is the top retailer and Procter & Gamble Co. (P&G) is the top manufacturer in the 2015 PoweRanking from consulting firm Kantar ­Retail LLC. Each has led its respective category for more than a decade, noted Kantar, which launched the survey in the late 1990s with the aim of identifying industry