FILE PHOTO: The logo and ticker for Campbell Soup Co. are displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 18, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
(Reuters) – U.S. food company Campbell Soup Co (CPB.N) said on Friday quarterly sales rose 2%, helped by demand for its soups and snacks.
Sales from continuing operations were up at $1.78 billion for the fourth quarter ended July 28, from $1.75 billion a year earlier.
The company reported a net loss attributable to shareholders of $8 million, or 3 cents per share, from a profit of $94 million, or 31 cents per share.
Reporting by Nivedita Balu in Bengaluru; Editing by Shinjini Ganguli