According to Reuters, Campbell Soup Company (CPB) seeking strategic alternatives

  • August 30, 2018


StockCampbell Soup CompanySymbolCPB
Date Announced08/30/2018Source Reuters
TypeCompany Seeking Strategic Alternatives

Campbell Soup Co (CPB) said on Thursday it plans to sell its international and fresh refrigerated-foods units and left open the possibility of putting the whole company up for sale, following a months-long review and pressure from hedge fund investors.


November 20, 2018: Australian buyout firm Pacific Equity Partners is also considering an offer for the Campbell Soup Co.  (CPB)  brands, which may fetch as much as $3 billion, according to the people.

November 26, 2018: Campbell Soup Co. (CPB) is nearing a deal with Dan Loeb that would put an end to their proxy fight and see two of the activist investor’s nominees appointed to the board, according to people familiar with the matter.

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