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A History of Campbell's: More Than Just a Warm Bowl of Soup

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Canned soups are ubiquitous in every household.

But, did you realize that Campbell's Soup Company (CPB) was founded over 150 years ago? Canned soup itself is over 120 years old.

It goes back to 1895, when Joseph Campbell, a merchant from New Jersey, started selling them.

And the rest, they say, is history.

The Campbell Soup Company, now sells canned soups and related products in more than 110 countries around the world.

And, in 2017, Campbell's announced an agreement to acquire the snack company Snyder's-Lance for $4.87 billion.

Watch a full history of the company in the video above. 

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