Mar 26, 2018
General Mills announces proposed public offering of common stock in connection with pending acquisition of Blue Buffalo Pet Products
Acquisition establishes General Mills as the U.S. leader in wholesome natural pet food
MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota – General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) (“General Mills”) announced today that it has launched an underwritten public offering (the “Equity Offering”) of approximately $1,000,000,000 of shares of its common stock, par value $0.10 per share (“Common Stock”). General Mills intends to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to approximately $100 million of additional shares of its Common Stock.