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Market Closed
14 Jun, 20:00
65. 50
After Hours
65. 85
+0.35 +0.53%
39.89B Market Cap
15.91 P/E Ratio
2.36% Div Yield
2,904,100 Volume
4.25 Eps
$ 65.61
Previous Close
Day Range
65.48 66.24
Year Range
60.33 82.59

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General Mills Inc Profile

Packaged Foods Industry
Consumer Defensive Sector
Mr. Jeffrey L. Harmening CEO
NYSE Exchange
US3703341046 ISIN
US Country
34,000 Employees
- Last Dividend
- Last Split
10 Jun 1983 IPO Date


General Mills, Inc. is a global entity that plays a significant role in the food industry by manufacturing and selling a wide array of branded consumer foods. The company, with a heritage dating back to 1866, operates out of Minneapolis, Minnesota and extends its reach worldwide through four main segments: North America Retail; International; Pet; and North America Foodservice. It excels in offering a broad spectrum of food products ranging from grain-based items to frozen treats, catering to various consumer needs including those looking for organic options. Aside from its robust presence in food retail, General Mills also has a footprint in the pet food market and operates ice cream parlors, showcasing its versatility and commitment to addressing diverse market demands. The company leverages both direct sales and an extensive distribution network involving brokers, distributors, and various retail formats to ensure its products are accessible to a wide audience.

Products and Services

The product portfolio of General Mills is distinguished by its diversity, catering to various consumer preferences and dietary needs. Notable offerings include:

  • Grain Products and Cereals: This category features ready-to-eat cereals and bakery flours amongst others, with renowned brands like Cheerios, Chex, and Wheaties catering to breakfast enthusiasts looking for nutritious and convenient options.
  • Dairy and Refrigerated Products: General Mills provides refrigerated yogurt, frozen and refrigerated dough products, emphasizing convenience and taste, under brands like Yoplait and Go-Gurt.
  • Snacks, Desserts, and Baking Mixes: Including dessert and baking mixes, snack bars, and ice cream, products under this category, such as Betty Crocker, Häagen-Dazs, and Nature Valley, cater to those with a sweet tooth or in search of quick snack options.
  • Frozen Foods: Offering frozen pizza, meal kits, and various frozen vegetables, this category meets the needs of consumers seeking convenience and variety in their meals, with Totino's and Green Giant standing out as popular options.
  • Pet Food Products: With an increasing number of households owning pets, General Mills offers premium dog and cat food products under the Blue Buffalo, Blue Basics, and other related brands, catering to pet owners looking for high-quality nutrition for their pets.
  • Organic Products: Responding to the growing demand for organic food, General Mills offers frozen and shelf-stable vegetables, among other organic offerings, under the Cascadian Farm and Muir Glen brands, appealing to health-conscious consumers.

General Mills markets these products under a variety of trusted trademarks and sells them through a wide array of channels, including grocery stores, mass merchandisers, e-commerce platforms, foodservice distributors, restaurants, and pet specialty stores, ensuring their availability to a broad consumer base.

Contact Information

Address: Number One General Mills Boulevard, Minneapolis, MN, United States, 55426
Phone: 763 764 7600