Canadian Packaging


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    Kraft Buys Cadbury

    January 19, 2010 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    On January 19, 2010, Kraft Foods agreed to purchase Cadbury after agreeing to increase its bid and offer more cash in a $19.55-billion deal. The purchase creates the world’s largest confectioner with annual sales of approximately $50-billion after Kraft increased

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    Nestlé To Acquire Kraft Foods' Frozen Pizza Business

    January 7, 2010 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Nestlé has agreed to acquire Kraft Foods‘ frozen pizza business in the U.S. and Canada for US$3.7-billion in cash. The business includes brands such as DiGiorno, Tombstone, California Pizza Kitchen, Jack’s and Delissio. This frozen pizza acquisition brings leadership in

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    Cadbury Will Answer Kraft's Bid

    December 7, 2009 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Confectionery group Cadbury plc said on December 7, 2009 that it will respond next week to a hostile takeover bid from U.S. giant Kraft Foods Inc. that was posted to shareholders before the weekend. Kraft had launched a formal takeover

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    Hershey And Ferrero Consider Options On Cadbury

    November 18, 2009 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Two chocolate makers–The Hershey Co. and Ferrero International SA–confirmed on November 18 that they are considering making a bid for Cadbury PLC, who are also being aggressively pursued by Kraft Foods Inc. via a hostile take-over, raising the possibility of

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    Cadbury Spurns Kraft's Overture

    September 16, 2009 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Want to know the Caramilk secret? Apparently, so does Kraft Foods, who on September 7, 2009 made an unsuccessful and unsolicited proposal to purchase British candy maker Cadbury plc via a possible cash and share offer for $17 billion dollars

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