This excerpt taken from the GIS 10-Q filed Jan 5, 2007.
During the first quarter of fiscal 2007, Cereal Partners Worldwide (CPW), our joint venture with Nestlé, completed the acquisition of the Uncle Tobys cereal business in Australia. We funded our 50 percent share of the purchase price by making additional advances to and equity contributions in CPW totaling $135 million (classified as investments in affiliates, net on the Consolidated Statements of Cash Flows) and by acquiring a 50 percent beneficial interest in certain intellectual property for $58 million (classified as acquisitions on the Consolidated Statements of Cash Flows).
This excerpt taken from the GIS 10-Q filed Apr 3, 2006.
In the third quarter of fiscal 2006, we acquired Croissant King, a producer of frozen pastry products in Australia, and acquired a controlling interest in Pinedale Holdings, Limited, an operator of Häagen-Dazs Cafes in Singapore and Malaysia. The aggregate purchase price of these acquisitions totaled approximately $10 million.