General Mills €300 Million Notes Offering

Davis Polk advised the underwriters in connection with an SEC-registered offering by General Mills, Inc., consisting of €300 million of its 0.000% notes due 2020.

Based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, General Mills is a global manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods sold through retail stores. General Mills is also a supplier of branded and unbranded food products to the food service and commercial baking industries.

The Davis Polk corporate team included partner John B. Meade and associates Yoojin L. Kim and Amanda Rae Schwarzenbart. The tax team included partner Lucy W. Farr and associate Catherine L. Chu. All members of the Davis Polk team are based in the New York office.