Dan Loeb’s bid for control of Campbell’s board grinds to a halt

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Activist investor Dan Loeb’s bid for control of Campbell’s board hit a snag. A New Jersey judge denied Loeb’s motion for expedited discovery into the soupmaker’s board Friday, paving the way for Campbell’s Nov. 29 annual meeting to “proceed as planned,” Campbell said Friday. Loeb’s Third Point sued Campbell last month, accusing it of running…