64 episodes

The podcast about the people, projects and brands of General Mills.

A Taste of General Mills General Mills

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The podcast about the people, projects and brands of General Mills.

    64: Driving change for social and racial justice

    64: Driving change for social and racial justice

    We interview James Momon, senior director of Global Inclusion at General Mills. He talks about his role and the company’s commitment to taking actions to help end systematic injustice and racism, in the wake of the death of George Floyd in our hometown of Minneapolis, Minnesota. 

    Where we go from here

    The “A Taste of General Mills” podcast has been in production since 2015. Subscribe to the show via Apple Podcasts, or other apps, and visit us at blog.generalmills.com for more information. 
    Have a comment or suggestion? Email our podcast team at contact.blog@genmills.com.  

    • 16 min
    63: The impact of COVID-19 on food trends

    63: The impact of COVID-19 on food trends

    We interview Jeanine Bassett, vice president of Consumer Insights at General Mills. She talks about the effects of COVID-19 on consumer behavior and food trends. Note: This interview was done on April 14, 2020.

    The impact of COVID-19 on food trends

    The “A Taste of General Mills” podcast has been in production since 2015. Subscribe to the show via Apple Podcasts, or other apps, and visit us at blog.generalmills.com for more information. 
    Have a comment or suggestion? Email our podcast team at contact.blog@genmills.com.  

    • 15 min
    62: How the General Mills supply chain is responding to COVID-19

    62: How the General Mills supply chain is responding to COVID-19

    We interview John Church, chief global supply chain officer at General Mills. He talks about how the company's manufacturing plants are responding to high demand during the COVID-19 crisis. Note: This interview was done on April 7, 2020.

    How the General Mills supply chain is responding to COVID-19

    The “A Taste of General Mills” podcast has been in production since 2015. Subscribe to the show via Apple Podcasts, or other apps, and visit us at blog.generalmills.com for more information. 
    Have a comment or suggestion? Email our podcast team at contact.blog@genmills.com.  

    • 8 min
    61: Responding to critical hunger relief needs

    61: Responding to critical hunger relief needs

    We interview Katie Fitzgerald, chief operating officer at Feeding America; Mary Jane Melendez, president of the General Mills Foundation; and Shawn O’Grady, group president, Convenience Stores & Foodservice, General Mills.

    Feeding America

    Feeding America network faces soaring demand, plummeting supply due to COVID-19 crisis

    Feeding America food bank network projects $1.4 billion shortfall due to the COVID-19 crisis

    Helping meet a massive hunger need

    General Mills announces “manufacture to donate” initiative to address urgent hunger needs

    General Mills supports employees and communities in response to COVID-19

    The “A Taste of General Mills” podcast has been in production since 2015. Subscribe to the show via Apple Podcasts, or other apps, and visit us at blog.generalmills.com for more information. 
    Have a comment or suggestion? Email our podcast team at contact.blog@genmills.com.  

    • 20 min
    60: Star Wars cereal collector … Popular holiday cookies … Oui goes dairy free

    60: Star Wars cereal collector … Popular holiday cookies … Oui goes dairy free

    Thanks for listening!  
    Here are our show notes for this episode: 
    Decorate the holidays with Häagen-Dazs Festive Charms 
    Gus Lopez/Gus Lopez's cereal box room
    Star Wars collector searches the galaxy for cereal 
    The ultimate guide to our Star Wars cereals 
    Most-clicked holiday cookies 
    Baking spirits bright with help from Betty Crocker 
    Oui brings great taste to dairy free 
    Cheerios with happy hearts 
    Podcast: Leadership series 
    When it comes to eating patterns in America, the more things appear to stay the same, the more they change 
    General Mills trivia/Betty Crocker’s Cooky Cookbook 
    Have a question about our history? Record it as an audio clip on your phone and email it to contact.blog@genmills.com. 
    The “A Taste of General Mills” podcast has been in production since 2015. Subscribe to the show via Apple Podcasts, or other apps, and visit us at blog.generalmills.com for more information. 
    Have a comment or suggestion? Email our podcast team at contact.blog@genmills.com.  

    • 18 min
    59: Interview/Gabe Brown

    59: Interview/Gabe Brown

    Thanks for listening! Here are our show notes for this episode:

    Gabe Brown

    Regenerative agriculture (GeneralMills.com)

    General Mills Regenerative Agriculture Self-Assessment 
    “A Taste of General Mills” has been in production since 2015. Subscribe to the show via Apple Podcasts, or other apps, and visit us at blog.generalmills.com for more information.

    Have a comment or suggestion? Email our podcast team at contact.blog@genmills.com. 

    • 51 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

K-Tots ,

Excellent podcast!

This is such a great podcast. You don’t need to be an employee of General Mills in order to appreciate it. Well researched, well written and well presented.

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