This excerpt taken from the GIS 8-K filed Sep 20, 2006.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On September 20, 2006, General Mills, Inc. (the Company) disclosed the reclassification of certain previously reported fiscal 2006 and 2005 financial information to conform with the fiscal 2007 presentation. Beginning with the first quarter of fiscal 2007, the Company is shifting selling responsibility for several customers from its Bakeries and Foodservice segment to U.S. Retail. In addition, the Company is making certain changes in the classifications of revenues and expenses. These changes include:
Financial information for the four quarters of fiscal 2006 and 2005, as reported and as reclassified, is available on the Companys website at www.generalmills.com in the Investors section.
The Company plans to announce earnings results for the first quarter of fiscal 2007 before market open on September 21, 2006.
The information furnished in Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K shall not be deemed to be filed for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to liabilities of that Section or Sections 11 and 12(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: September 20, 2006