BATTLE CREEK, Mich., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.49 per share on the common stock of the Company. As the company previously announced in April, this reflects a 6.5% increase to the quarterly dividend. The dividend is payable on September 15, 2014, to shareowners of record at the close of business on September 2, 2014. The ex-dividend date is August 28, 2014. This is the 359 th dividend that Kellogg Company has paid to owners of common stock since 1925.
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At Kellogg Company (NYSE: K), we are driven to enrich and delight the world through foods and brands that matter. With 2013 sales of approximately $14.8 billion, Kellogg is the world's leading cereal company; second largest producer of cookies and crackers; a leading producer of savory snacks; and a leading North American frozen foods company. Every day, our well-loved brands nourish families so they can flourish and thrive. These brands include Kellogg's®, Keebler®, Special K®, Pringles®, Kellogg's Frosted Flakes®, Pop-Tarts®, Kellogg's Corn Flakes®, Rice Krispies®, Kashi®, Cheez-It®, Eggo®, Coco Pops®, Mini-Wheats®, and many more. To learn more about our responsible business leadership, foods that delight and how we strive to make a difference in our communities around the world, visit www.kelloggcompany.com.
[Kellogg Financial News]