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Campbell Soup Company
Public
Traded as NYSECPB
S&P 500 Component
Industry Food processing
Founded 1869; 151 years ago (1869)
Founder Joseph A. Campbell
Headquarters Camden, New Jersey, U.S.
Key people
Mark Clouse (CEO)
Products Campbell's
Bolthouse Farms
Pepperidge Farm
Arnott's
Pace
StockPot
V8
Revenue Increase US$7.719 billion (FY 2011)
Operating income
Decrease US$1.279 billion (FY 2011)
Decrease US$802 million (FY 2011)
Total assets Increase US$6.862 billion (July 31, 2011)
Total equity Increase US$1.096 billion (July 31, 2011)
Number of employees
18,000 (2017)
Subsidiaries Pepperidge Farm
Arnott's
Pace Foods
Bolthouse Farms
Snyder's-Lance
Joseph Campbell Preserve Co. Camden, NJ 1894
The Jos. A. Campbell Preserve Co., Camden, NJ in 1894
Campbell bean advert in Saturday Evening Post 1921
Joseph Campbell Company canned beans advertisement in the Saturday Evening Post, 1921.

The Campbell Soup Company, also known as just Campbell's, is an American producer of canned soups and related products that are sold in 120 countries around the world. It is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey. Campbell's divides itself into three divisions: the "simple meals" division, which consists largely of soups that are either condensed or ready-to-serve; the "baked snacks" division, which includes Pepperidge Farm; and the "health beverage" division, which includes V8 juices.

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