Calling for a renewed focus on children


“We need to wake up,” said Marian Wright Edelman, the founder and president of the Children’s Defense Fund (CDF), to a room of nearly 2,000 people this morning at the 23rd annual Dr. Martin... View Full Post

New creations at our old research complex


On July 16, 1930, General Mills’ research department opened for business in unassuming buildings at 2010 East Hennepin Avenue in Minneapolis, Minn. Five scientists worked under the direction of Dr.... View Full Post

Inside the modern invention process


General Mills inventor and senior technology fellow Bernhard van Lengerich is featured in the book “Inventors at Work: The Minds and Motivation Behind Modern Inventors.” Bernhard discusses his... View Full Post

The Girl Who Ate Everything


Christy Denney cooks, bakes, writes and photographs the popular blog, The Girl Who Ate Everything. As if that doesn’t keep her busy enough, she also writes for and is a... View Full Post

Progresso fan works soup into her workout


With such a passion for Progresso, it was a no brainer to spotlight Alicia Keen in our “Fans of Our Brands” series. “First of all, it tastes like homemade soup but without the calories.... View Full Post