General Foods Corporation was a company whose direct predecessor was established in the United States by Charles William Post as the Postum Cereal Company in 1895. The company changed its name to "General Foods" in 1929, after several corporate acquisitions, by Marjorie Merriweather Post after she inherited the established cereal business from ...
For decades America’s largest food company, General Foods was one of the most highly regarded marketing companies in the world. Formed in the roaring twenties by consolidating companies that led the way in convenience foods, GF became an industry giant.
General Foods Corporation, former American manufacturer of packaged grocery and meat products. Since 1989, General Foods product lines have been sold by Kraft Foods Inc. The company was incorporated in 1922, having developed from the earlier Postum Cereal Co. Ltd., founded by C.W. Post (1854–1914)
General Mills stands for good in 2023 Global Responsibility Report. Company advances new climate plan; shares progress against diversity, inclusion and belonging commitments; and maintains its leadership as the largest producer of natural and organic packaged food in the U.S.
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views 3,838,707 updated Kraft General Foods, Inc. Three Lakes Drive Northfield, Illinois 60093 U.S.A. (708) 646-2000 Fax: (708) 646-2922 Wholly owned subsidiary of Philip Morris Incorporated: 1989 Employees: 100,000 Sales: $28.2 billion SICs: 2022 Cheese — Natural & Processed; 2035 Pickles, Sauces & Salad Dressing; 2099 Food Preparations Nec
General Foods Corporation is purchased by The Philip Morris Companies and, after Kraft was acquired by The Philip Morris Companies in 1989, is combined with Kraft to become Kraft General Foods. 1979 Golden Boy Foods is founded as a family owned company selling roasted nuts, raw nuts and dried fruit.