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2009-11-12 11:22:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Confectionery- 2009 Edition http://www.reportlinker.com/p0163804/Confectionery--2009-Edition.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=prnewswire This Market Report Plus examines the performance of the UK confectionery market. From 2004, sales are estimated to have grown by 6.9% to reach a value of 4.66bn pounds -- an estimated fall of 0.3%...

2009-09-30 13:41:07

The Takeover Panel in Britain has given Kraft Food Inc. until November 9 to make its intentions clear regarding a possible takeover of Cadbury PLC. The Takeover Panel in London, essentially decreed it was time to put up or shut up, The Times of London reported Wednesday. If an offer is not made clear by the deadline, Kraft is to walk away from its pursuit of the British confectioner, The Times reported. Cadbury, which recently rejected a $16.3 billion takeover bid from Kraft, said the U.S....

2009-09-30 09:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- HALLS® and The Conservation Fund announced today the launch of the "Every Drop Makes a Difference" campaign to preserve, restore and protect one of America's most precious natural resources, its trees. The program features in-store promotions, a national sweepstakes and a virtual forest where participants can plant a tree online and learn more about how native forests help clean the air we breathe, filter the water we drink and...

2009-09-09 14:37:56

Kraft Food Inc. Chief Executive Officer Irene Rosenfeld said Wednesday that Kraft would continue to pursue Cadbury PLC, the British confectionery. We are now ready to look ahead and take the next step. Cadbury would be a terrific next step, Rosenfeld said at an investor conference in Boston. The Chicago Tribune reported that Rosenfeld said Kraft was near the completion of a three-year turnaround plan, which pointed the world's second largest food packager toward sustainable, profitable...

2009-09-07 06:50:41

British chocolate maker Cadbury PLC Monday said it rejected a $16.7 billion merger offer from U.S. foods manufacturer Kraft Foods Inc. A statement released by Cadbury confirmed reports Kraft, of Northfield, Ill., had made the offer but its board of directors had rejected it, saying it fundamentally undervalues the venerable candymaker and it remains confident in its standalone strategy and growth prospects as a result of its strong brands, unique category and geographic scope. Kraft's offer...

2009-07-29 03:00:00

SYDNEY, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Cadbury today announced it has chosen O4 Corporation, the world's leading provider of mobile sales force automation solutions to deliver an advanced retail execution solution. O4's solution has been rolled-out in record time to some 200 Cadbury territory managers throughout Australia, enabling them to better manage sales, order taking and new product launches, and provide office-based management with access to real-time data from the field. The O4...

2009-05-15 09:48:00

Winners Chosen after Live Performance of Five One-Acts that Examine Modern Relationships in Today's Digital World PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Dentyne(R), the gum brand behind the popular Make Face Time(TM) campaign, and Manhattan Theatre Club (MTC), one of the country's most prominent and prestigious theatre companies, announced Dina Epshteyn and Mike Salomon as winners of Dentyne's(R) REALationships competition for their original one-act plays about personal relationships in...

2009-05-14 09:30:00

Company offers a ridiculously long lasting supply of STRIDE gum and a barrel-ful of quarters to arcade master if he can break the world record at E3 2009 PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The makers of Stride, The Ridiculously Long Lasting Gum(R), want this year's E3 to be remembered as the year Steve Wiebe breaks the world record. So they are making Steve an offer they hope will inspire him to succeed. After hearing that the champion arcadesman will once again be jumping barrels...

2009-03-03 18:00:00

Cadbury's UK announces intention to convert approximately 20% of their chocolate range to Fair trade, joining Divine on a journey started 10 years ago. WASHINGTON, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Unique to Divine Chocolate, one of the leading dedicated Fairtrade companies in the UK and the USA, is the amazing story of how smallholder cocoa farmers in Ghana came to own 45% of a chocolate company. A company that has pioneered the market for Fair Trade chocolate; a company with products in all the...

2009-02-03 09:05:00

National and Student Playwriting Contests Examine Modern Relationships in the Digital Age; Winning Plays to be Performed in New York City PARSIPPANY, N.J., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Dentyne(R), the gum brand behind the popular Make Face Time(TM) campaign and Manhattan Theatre Club, one of the country's most prominent and prestigious theatre companies, today announced two playwriting contests about personal relationships in the digital age -- one a national contest open to the public and the...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.