Campbell Soup Company Teams up with Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation to Help Reduce Obesity | Business Wire

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Campbell Soup Company is proud to team up with fellow members of

the food and beverage industry, its retail customers and

non-governmental organizations as part of the Healthy Weight Commitment

Foundation to help reduce obesity by 2015.

The Foundation will promote the importance of energy balance – balancing

calories eaten with calories burned through activity – focusing on three

critical areas: the marketplace, the workplace and in schools.

“Joining the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation is a natural fit for

Campbell,” said Denise Morrison, President Campbell North America Soup,

Sauces and Beverages and Secretary of the Healthy Weight Commitment

Foundation. “Campbell’s participation in this effort is an important way

to help people understand how our products can help them to manage their

weight as part of a healthy lifestyle that includes regular physical

activity.”

Morrison continued, “As part of the Healthy Weight Commitment

Foundation, Campbell is committed to building on our portfolio of

healthy products in the marketplace – especially those well-suited in

supporting healthy weight. Continuing our work with leading wellness

organizations to help educate people about the importance of a healthy

lifestyle. Building on our nationally-recognized and award-winning

employe wellness programs to support our employes and their families.

and continuing to strengthen our commitment to America’s schools with

programs such as our longstanding Labels for Education program.”

About Campbell Soup Company

Campbell Soup Company is a global manufacturer and marketer of

high-quality foods and simple meals, including soup, baked snacks.

healthy beverages. Founded in 1869, the company has a portfolio of

market-leading brands, including “Campbell’s,” “Pepperidge Farm,”

“Arnott’s,” and “V8.” For more information on the company, visit

Campbell’s website at www.campbellsoup.com.

Campbell Soup Company
Juli Mandel Sloves
856-342-3717
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