The largest cereal company is Kellogg’s. Founded in 1906, Kellogg’s is a multinational food manufacturing company headquartered in Battle Creek, Michigan, United States. As of 2018, it was the second-largest cereal company in the world after NestlÃ©.
Kellogg’s produces cereal and convenience foods, including cookies, crackers, toaster pastries, cereal bars, fruit-flavored snacks, frozen waffles and pancakes. The company’s brands include Corn Flakes (introduced 1908), Frosted Flakes (introduced 1952), Rice Krispies (introduced 1928), Special K (introduced 1955), Cocoa Krispies (introduced 1958) and Keebler (acquired 1998). In 2017 Kellogg’s acquired Pringles from Procter & Gamble for $2.7 billion.
In addition to its own products Kelloggâ€™s has joint ventures with other companies such as Weetabix Limited which markets and sells cereals under the Weetabix brand name in the UK; Bisco Misr which manufactures biscuits under license from Kelloggâ€™s; and Cereal Partners Worldwide which markets breakfast cereals around the world including Life Savers and Nutri-Grain outside North America..