From Annie’s organic popcorn to Yoplait Custardto Nature Valley Granola Cups to great new flavors of Häagen-Dazs ice cream, General Mills has a solid line up of new products that are aligned with growing consumer interests.
Although a solid performance from natural brands like Annie’s couldn’t save General Mills from a disappointing quarter, the company is looking forward.
Progresso’s new line of premium Cooking Stocks are made with limited, familiar ingredients and by simmering real bones, flavorful vegetables and aromatic herbs,.
General Mills’ Q1 2016 earnings call featured little talk of its legacy brands. Instead the company focused on its natural- and health-focused brands, and the call revealed much about its new product innovation pipeline, a revised focus for marketing and new attention to non-traditional grocery retailers.
Annie’s, Inc. announced two varieties of Organic Bunny Grahams will be available in K-12 schools nationwide beginning January 2016. Annie’s is one of the first natural and organic brands to make its way into cafeterias under the USDA’s new standards to improve the quality of school nutrition.