"We think the Snyder's-Lance deal represents crystalline logic", ConsumerEdge Research analyst Jonathan Feeney said in a note.
It is unclear whether the deal will result in any layoffs at the Snyder's-Lance corporate headquarters in Ballantyne, where the company employs about 1,300.
Hershey, meanwhile, will spend about $921 million to acquire Amplify Snack Brands, which makes SkinnyPop popcorn and Paqui tortilla chips.
Share prices were higher in Europe on Monday after a day of robust gains in Asia as investors anticipated passage of US tax legislation that could boost corporate profits in the world's largest economy. In 2012, it acquired dressing, beverage and vegetable company Bolthouse Farms for $1.55 billion.
Campbell's baked snacks product portfolio generated approximately $2.5bn in net sales in fiscal 2017.
Camden, New Jersey-based Campbell has reported falling sales as more people avoid processed foods.
"Campbell's expertise in brand-building, R&D, and supply chain and operations, coupled with Snyder's-Lance well-known portfolio, distribution system, and history of strong sales growth, will help us to create a differentiated, branded snacking business with greater scale", said Luca Mignini, president of Campbell's Global Biscuits and Snacks division, in the joint press release.
Soup sales have fallen 9% since previous year, the company reported in November. Driscoll, the former CEO of Diamond Foods and a member of Snyder's-Lance's board, was named his successor in June. It is unclear if the Campbell Soup deal affects the expansion plans.
Haley Says Iran Must Stop Destabilizing Behavior With US support, a Saudi-led coalition has been fighting the Houthis on behalf of Yemen's internationally recognized government. Specifically, the hangar contains "objects that provide evidence of Iranian weapons proliferation in violation of U.N.
They must make quarterback Philip Rivers uncomfortable in the pocket and the Chiefs' defensive backs must win one-on-one matchups. If the Chiefs lose, a division title looks very unlikely with an easy Los Angeles schedule remaining.
Osweiler's 54-yard TD pass to Jeff Heuerman , followed by a two-point conversion pass to Latimer, pushed Denver's lead to 22-13. The Broncos (5-9) are out of playoff contention and finish the season with games against the Redskins and Chiefs.
A victor had been expected to be announced on Sunday, but owing to long delays, the vote had been pushed back repeatedly. Zuma has faced allegations of corruption since he became head of state in 2009 but has denied any wrongdoing.
At the end of that drive, which came with 8:12 left in the second quarter, Crowell had run the ball five times for 72 yards. Defense kept the Browns in the game in the first half, but the Ravens still led 17-10 at intermission.
Mantashe also announced that the conference will start at 14:00, with outgoing president Jacob Zuma's political report . Mantashe said the conference would only begin at 2pm as some delegates were still being registered.
Corbin's run as US Champion has been less than riveting and this is probably as good a time as any to have him drop the title. Mahal doesn't need to win the title to be leap years ahead of where he was in the WWE this time last year.
In Spain , there are no strikes planned for pilots but ground staff unions have not ruled out action on 30 December. The dispute is about winning independent representation for pilots in the company, Impact said.
McGregor didn't outright say no, but the Irish phenom did say "I think a true right is what I want to do next". Pressed about what he meant by a "true fight", McGregor confirmed he was referring to MMA .
It will also feature a dual-camera system on the front, a feature which was again present in the Honor 9i and not in the Honor 9 . The model number LLD-AL00 will have both 3GB and 4GB variants whereas the LLD-AL10 and LLD-TL10 will have just 4GB RAM variant.
Pop Star Jonghyun Of SHINee Dies At 27
The Korea Herald said the singer was taken to hospital after being found unconscious in an apartment in Seoul . In South Korea, it is known as a common way of suicide as the substance releases carbon monoxide.
Winter session: both the houses adjourned till 18th December
The winter session this time was delayed due to assembly elections in Gujarat. "PM must clarify in the Parliament ", he said. There have been several occasions in the past when the session has not been held in time and for its usual duration.
Salvation Army teen volunteers seek change to make change
That is a daunting number, but it will allow us to provide far more than food and shelter to those in need in our community. The Salvation Army says it is "significantly short" of reaching its Christmas Kettle Campaign goal in Windsor.