General Mills, Inc.
Industry Group: Food Products
Country/Region: United States of America
General Mills is a leading global packaged food company that produces snacks, cereal, convenient meals, yogurt, dough, baking mixes and ingredients, pet food, and superpremium ice cream. Its largest brands are Nature Valley, Cheerios, Old El Paso, Yoplait, Pillsbury, Betty Crocker, BLUE, and Haagen-Dazs. In fiscal 2022, 77% of its revenue was derived from the United States, although the company also operates in Canada, Europe, Australia, Asia, and Latin America. While most of General Mills' products are sold through retail stores to consumers, the company also sells products into the food-service channel and the commercial baking industry.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Food Products 32 out of 607
Global Universe 5032 out of 15360
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|Company||ESG Risk Rating||Industry Rank|
|19 out of 607|
|General Mills, Inc.||
|32 out of 607|
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General Mills, Inc.'s Exposure is Medium
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General Mills, Inc.'s Management of ESG Material Risk is Strong
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