Progresso Soup Heat-And-Eat Canned Soups

Oct. 22, 2013
General Mills' Progresso Soup brand is offering new and improved soup flavors to its ready to eat line.

Progresso Soup brings variety to the table with new heat-and-eat canned soups. "Family meals are evolving and they are looking for fast, fulfilling and flavorful dinner inspiration," says Valerie Harb, associate marketing manager for Progresso, a brand of General Mills Inc., Minneapolis. "Our consumers are making choices to manage their lives and are looking for inherently healthy meal solutions."

Under the Progresso Light banner, there's new Chicken Corn Chowder and Chicken & Cheese Enchilada. Endorsed by Weight Watchers, all 13 flavors of Progresso Light soups have 2 PointsPlus per serving and contain only 100 calories per serving.

The Rich & Hearty banner welcomes three Italian flavors: Tomato Florentine with Italian Sausage, Lentil and Andouille Sausage, and Creamy Alfredo with Penne and Chicken. Progresso is also debuting the Heart Healthy line, all of which contain 120 calories or less per serving and feature bold flavors to meet everyone's taste preference. Varieties include: Creamy Tomato with Basil, Creole Style Chicken Gumbo, Hearty Minestrone, Homestyle Vegetable Beef, Italian-Style Wedding with Meatballs, Roasted Chicken Noodle, Savory Chicken & Wild Rice, Savory Garden Vegetable, Southwest Style Black Bean & Vegetable and Tomato with Parmesan.

All Progresso soups are available nationally and have a suggested retail price of $2.69 per 18.5-oz. can.