What soup was first canned by the Campbell Soup Company?

Answer The first soup manufactured and sold by Campbell's was "Ready-to-Serve Beefsteak Tomato Soup" in 1895. In 1897 the company invented condensed soups and the first five flavors sold were Tomato, Chic... Read More »

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What was the first soup to be canned by the Campbell Soup Company?

In 1897, Campbell's chemist Dr. John Dorrance developed a process to produce condensed tomato soup, and it became the first canned soup by the company. From that invention, Campbell has grown to th... Read More »

Who invented the Campbell Soup Company?

The Campbell Soup Company was founded by Abram Anderson, an icebox maker, and Joseph Campbell, a fruit merchant, in the late 1800s. The well-known condensed soup itself was invented by John Dorranc... Read More »

How many brands does the Campbell Soup company own?

The Campbell's company owns several brands in North America, Asia and Europe. In North America they own Pace salsas; the Pepperidge Farm product line; Prego sauces; Swanson chicken, broths and stoc... Read More »

When was tomato soup made by Campbell's Soup?

In 1897, Dr. John Thompson Dorrance, a chemist working at Campbell's, invented condensed tomato soup. More than 100 years later, it is a lunchtime icon and still one of Campbell's best-selling prod... Read More »