Bold Cultr, General Mills’ Animal-Free Cream Cheese Venture, Closes After Losing Funding

March 3, 2023 Vegconomist

Animal-free cream cheese startup Bold Cultr has suddenly closed its doors, the company announced yesterday, following a “difficult” decision by parent company General Mills to deprioritize its funding. 

Old El Paso Introduces New Tortilla Pockets with a Sealed Bottom for Less Mess on Taco Night

September 1, 2022 General Mills

Old El Paso™ knows families love taco night, but don’t always love the mess, which is why they’re introducing the perfect solution with new Tortilla Pockets. These easy-to-hold soft flour tortillas have a sealed bottom for easy filling and less mess. The innovation makes customizing tacos simple, easy and fun.

Yoplait and Box Tops for Education Give Back to California Community with Elementary School Library Renovation

August 8, 2022 Yoplait

This back-to-school season, Yoplait and Box Tops for Education are giving back to local communities and are committed to empowering the women that make schools a special place for students by donating a library renovation to the Dolores Huerta Elementary School in Lennox, California.

General Mills Completes Acquisition of TNT Crust

July 1, 2022 General Mills

General Mills announced it has completed the acquisition of TNT Crust. TNT Crust is a manufacturer of high-quality frozen pizza crusts for regional and national pizza chains, foodservice distributors, and retail outlets. TNT Crust was a portfolio company of Peak Rock Capital.

Chiquita, General Mills and Yoplait Team Up to Spotlight the Affordability of Good Nutrition

January 12, 2022 General Mills

A balanced breakfast can be key to getting good nutrition and starting the day off right. But too many breakfast options are high-cost and out of reach for average families. Eating nutritious food doesn’t have to mean paying more. That’s why Chiquita bananas, General Mills Big G cereals and Yoplait yogurt are joining forces with their “Go Bananas for Breakfast!” campaign to show that a balanced breakfast doesn’t have to be expensive or hard – sometimes it’s as simple as pairing a bowl of cereal, banana and a yogurt!