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Campbell Soup Reports Quarterly Earnings of 33 Cents Per Share

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) reported net earnings of 33 cents per share for the quarter ended Aug. 1, compared with adjusted net earnings of 30 cents per share a year earlier. The improvement in earnings was driven by a lower effective tax rate and a reduction in weighted average diluted shares outstanding, the company said in a statement. Sales fell 1% to $1.518 billion in the quarter.

Is Pizza Eating Campbell Soup's Lunch?

Faced with competition from mac n' cheese and other simple meals, Campbell Soup is being forced to promote its brands at supermarkets just as the weather is warming and few consumers are looking for something piping hot to eat. It is the latest in a series of bad breaks to hit the food company.

Peasant Food: In the soup

As I've been working on these Peasant food posts, I've gotten a lot of good ideas from readers. Carol, a truly impressive home economist, pointed out...