Crikey May 19, 2015
Woolies sacks top brass. And other business tidbits of the day.
Crikey April 2, 2015
Aussies love their data. And other business tidbits of the day.
Crikey June 5, 2012
It looks like a simple slice of cheese wrapped in plastic, but much work and science went into creating the Kraft Single, writes Charles Wilson.
Crikey June 22, 2010
It's now seemingly likely that British company Cadbury will be taken over by Kraft, or as one Cadbury family member calls them "an American plastic cheese company". Will family bickering ruin the deal?
Crikey January 25, 2010
Food giant Kraft has swallowed up Cadbury, but will it honour the chocolatier's commitment to only using Fairtrade cocoa beans for its Dairy Milk and Black & Gold brands?
Glenn Dyer January 21, 2010
China has upstaged itself on the eve of today's release of important economic figures from 2009.
Glenn Dyer January 21, 2010 1 Comment
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett isn't happy about Kraft's $US20 billion tasty takeover Cadbury and he could be proven right. Is it a rotten deal?
Crikey January 20, 2010
The Kraft snack food empire just got even more monolithic, finally succeeding in its bid to take over British chocolate giant Cadbury in a £11.9bn (about AU$21bn) takeover deal. The Guardian has a taste of how the deal went down.
Crikey November 24, 2009
Kraft, Ferrero and Hershey would all love to get their sugar-coated fingers on piece of the sweet Cadbury pie -- and whichever does will rule the world's confectionery market.
Crikey November 10, 2009
Kraft has made another hostile $US16.4 billion bid to buy out Cadbury. Will Cadbury accept the offer, amid protests that it's not enough? Will Kraft raise the price, even though it has no rivals?