General Mills Statistics and Facts (2021) | By the Numbers

General Mills Statistics and Facts

Here are a few of the most interesting General Mills statistics and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

General Mills Statistics and FactsPlease note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these General Mills stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%

General Mills Facts

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  • Year Founded: 1856
  • Founders: James Ford Bell, John Crosby and Cadwallader Washburn
  • Headquarters: Golden Valley, MN
  • CEO: Jeffrey Harmening
  • Key General Mills Brands: Annie’s, Betty Crocker, Bisquick, Cheerios, Chex, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Cocoa Puffs, Columbo, Fiber one, Gold Medal Flour, Golden Grahams, Hamburger Helper, Lucky Charms, Nature Valley, Old El Paso, Pillsbury, Progresso, Total, Trix, Totino’s, Wheaties and Yoplait.

General Mills Statistics

Number of General Mills employees:


Last updated 9/14/18

Number of countries General Mills’ products are sold in:


Last updated 9/14/18

General Mills’ largest food category:


Last updated 9/14/18

General Mills Sales Statistics

General Mills annual revenue:

General Mills annual net earnings: