"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.
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.
Citing sources, the website said the new show would feature a combination of returning cast members and newcomers. According to a report from TVLine , NBC is set to revive The Office for the 2018-2019 TV season.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This absolutely rules, and means the January 28th card is gonna feature two Rumble matches, which ain't even remotely a bad thing. Stephanie McMahon announced on RAW that the 2018 Royal Rumble will host the first ever all-female contest of its kind.
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.
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.
Cyril Ramaphosa elected president of the ANC
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.
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.