MINNEAPOLIS — Cargill has launched a new version of its web site, www.cargill.com, with the goal of the site being a central source for consumers around the world to get information on Cargill’s products, services, company structure and corporate information.

"Our new web site is more streamlined and user-friendly and really serves as a portal to answering questions customers might have about what Cargill does and how we do it," said Lise Hansen, director of web communications. "With the new Cargill.com, customers will be able to stay up-to-date on new products, services and company news and have a better understanding of Cargill’s structure and philosophy."

The site has a more contemporary look and has new sections such as "Connections," which uses stories to help illustrate how Cargill works with customers and communities. There is a detailed section on research and development, and the site also features a growing number of country-based sites.