Campbell Names Luca Mignini President-Campbell International

  Campbell Names Luca Mignini President-Campbell International

Business Wire

CAMDEN, N.J. -- November 15, 2012

Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) named Luca Mignini Senior Vice President and
President-Campbell International, reporting to Campbell’s President and Chief
Executive Officer Denise Morrison. Mignini, 50, will oversee Campbell’s
existing businesses in Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America, and will work
to identify opportunities in new markets around the world, including emerging
markets. Mignini’s appointment is effective January 21, 2013.

“Expanding Campbell’s international presence remains one of our top growth
strategies, and Luca’s proven track record in leading change and business
performance makes him the right leader for our talented international team,”
said Morrison. “Luca has led consumer packaged goods businesses around the
world for 25 years. He has successfully driven growth in Latin and South
America, Greater China, Europe, Asia Pacific and Eastern Europe−areas where we
currently operate as well as markets where we believe there is growth
potential for our company.”

Mignini joins Campbell from IGLO Group, Europe’s leading frozen food business.
He has been CEO of the company’s Findus Italy division since October 2010, and
serves on IGLO’s board of directors. The Findus brand of family-oriented
frozen foods includes vegetables, chicken and fish, and accounts for
approximately 40 percent of IGLO’s annual sales.

Mignini previously spent more than 20 years with SC Johnson working in
international and regional roles in Europe, Greater China and South East Asia
and Latin America. His last role was Senior Vice-President, Europe, Japan and
Australia and New Zealand. Prior to this, he served as Vice President, Central
and South East Europe; Vice President, Greater China/ASEAN, developing new
routes to market in Korea, Vietnam, Pakistan and other emerging markets; and
Managing Director, Andean region where he restructured both product portfolios
and production sites. Early in his career, Mignini held positions at Johnson &
Johnson and Perugina Buitoni.

“I’m excited to join Campbell and its portfolio of global iconic brands,
particularly as the company brings innovative products to consumers around the
world,” said Mignini. “I look forward to accelerating growth in Campbell’s
businesses in Asia-Pacific, Europe and Latin America, through both organic
expansion and external development.”

Mignini will be a member of Campbell’s corporate leadership team and operating
committee. He holds a bachelor of economics and business administration from
Bocconi University, Milan, Italy and an MBA from the Kellogg School of
Management at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois, United States. He
serves as incoming Chapter Chair for the Young Presidents Organization in
Italy.

About Campbell Soup Company

Campbell Soup Company is a manufacturer and marketer of high-quality foods and
simple meals, including soup and sauces, baked snacks and healthy beverages.
Founded in 1869, the company has a portfolio of market-leading brands,
including "Campbell's," "Pepperidge Farm," "Arnott's," "V8" and "Bolthouse
Farms." Through its corporate social responsibility program, the company
strives to make a positive impact in the workplace, in the marketplace and in
the communities in which it operates. Campbell is a member of the Standard &
Poor's 500 and the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes. For more information,
visit www.campbellsoup.com.

Contact:

Campbell Soup Company
Carla Burigatto (Media)
856-342-3737
 
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