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General Mills and Kelloggs Overview

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Kelloggs was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Oct 27, 2009 and since then this brand received 596 reviews. It is 406 reviews more than General Mills received since Apr 21, 2010.

General Mills and Kelloggs Consumer Ratings

129 out of 893 in Food Manufacturers category
174 out of 893 in Food Manufacturers category
Product or Service Quality
113 in category
173 in category
111 in category
114 in category
Diversity of Products or Services
131 in category
130 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, General Mills ranks 45 points higher in the Food Manufacturers category than Kelloggs. People gave General Mills 2 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in Food Manufacturers category and it is 140 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Kelloggs was rated 1.4 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in this category and it is 80 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Website criterion, than we see that Kelloggs has a higher rating than Kelloggs. Regarding Diversity of Products or Services criterion, consumers gave General Mills 2.4 stars and it is 51% worse than other in category. Kelloggs however was rated 2.4 stars and it is 51% worse than other in category.

General Mills and Kelloggs Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
2 (47 reviews)
1.4 (197 reviews)
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Kenya M

...The originator of this product would be disappointed if he was alive today..

2.4 (45 reviews)
2.4 (104 reviews)
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I had been buying General mills Rice chex, Vanilla Chex, and Cinnamon chex cereals for years, as they were a very healthy cereal, then a few months ago noticed they tasted like a salt block. I looked on the side panel and found that they had increased the sodium form 180 to 250 on the Cinnamon...

Gary N

...either by email on website and facebook page. Very very unhappy. Just lost money :-(..

Diversity of Products or Services
2.4 (42 reviews)
2.4 (116 reviews)
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I personally would like to take a second to thank you *** for using cancer causing ingredients like the ones used in *** killers in the majority of your products. We *** DEMAND answers!..

Matthew S

' explaining that Kellogg has used GMO products for over twenty years, I responded that cigarettes have been sold for over twenty years and until the last ten or so, tobacco was never shown to be detrimental to health. I was then contacted again to enlighten Kelloggs about my e-mail experience....


General Mills and Kelloggs Pros and Cons

  • Frosted toast crunch
  • Beginning response
  • Used to be healthy products
  • Old honey smacks recipe
  • Original honey smacks
  • Use to be good
  • Disappointed in the shrinking product for your profit margin
  • Trash
  • Usless offers
  • New recipe
  • Recipe switch on honey smacks cereal
  • Horriable taste and texture for honey smacks so dissappointed

General Mills and Kelloggs Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

I trusted you with my stomach issues. I've felt sick for two weeks from eating cheerios. I knew something wasn't right....


Pour cereal in bowel and there was a staple. My 8 year old found it. I told him are you sure it can't be.He picked it...

General Mills and Kelloggs Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

The Green Giant Steamer Brussels sprouts are terrible. They're too large, woody, and tasteless. Where are those old...


Found dead bugs floating on the milk. Totaly grossed out forever on Kelloggs Brand. Bought it at Walmart and this...

General Mills and Kelloggs Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

63 years ago as a young boy, I was a missionary's kid growing up in Africa. My granddad wrote me a letter asking what I...

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Kelloggs changed the recipe for their Taffy Cookies completely. They do not taste the same They do not look the same. Th...

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General Mills and Kelloggs Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • General Mills Commercial (20 reviews)
  • General Mills Cereal (12 reviews)
  • General Mills Cinnamon Toast Crunch Cereal (7 reviews)
  • Kelloggs Honey Smacks Cereal (372 reviews)
  • Kelloggs Cereal (41 reviews)
  • Kelloggs Cookies (14 reviews)