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2009-02-05 07:30:00

NORTHFIELD, Ill., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL), a major manufacturer of specialty and intermediate chemicals used in a broad range of industries, will issue its fourth quarter and full year 2008 earnings report on Tuesday, February 10, 2009 at approximately 8:00 a.m.

2008-12-31 13:35:03

Kraft Foods Inc.

2008-10-31 09:00:23

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Kraft Foods Incorporated (NYSE:KFT) (Northfield, Illinois) announced October 29 that its third-quarter 2008 profit has more than doubled to almost $1.4 billion compared with $596 million in the same period last year.

2008-10-29 09:00:22

NORTHFIELD, Ill., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kraft Foods Inc. today reported third-quarter 2008 results that reflected continued improvement in business fundamentals as the company executes its three-year turnaround plan.

2008-10-06 21:00:23

By Julie Jargon Food companies hope to capitalize on the slumping economy by steering consumers to cheaper, high-margin products. Kellogg Co. is beginning a new advertising push for staple cereals such as Corn Flakes and Rice Krispies, while Campbell Soup Co.

2008-09-24 21:00:23

Kraft unveils 90 items Glenview-based Kraft Foods on Wednesday revealed some of its 90 new products, many yet to see a store shelf. It's the most product launches in company history.

2008-09-15 18:00:26

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Ana Paula Cruz of Kraft Foods Inc., +1-847-646-4538, cec@kraft.com NORTHFIELD, Ill., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kraft Foods Inc. (NYSE: KFT) today announced it will donate $250,000 in humanitarian aid to support the victims of Hurricane Ike.

2008-09-03 09:00:35

By JENNY SONG By Jenny Song The Associated Press NORTHFIELD, Ill. More than 1,000 Chicago public school students boycotted the first day of classes Tuesday in a protest over school funding and instead rode buses more than 30 miles north to try to enroll in a wealthy suburban district.

2008-08-26 15:00:47

Kraft sees double-digit organic net revenue growth for middle east & Africa regionStrategic investments and pricing drive regional success Kraft Foods Inc (NYE: KFT) reported strong second quarter 2008 results, with global net revenue for the same period increasing by 21.4 percent to $11.2 billion and operating income jumping by 27.1 percent to $1.5 billion.

2008-07-29 00:00:22

CHICAGO _ Kraft Foods Inc., citing price hikes it pushed through to help offset the effect of soaring raw-material costs, turned in second-quarter results that topped analysts' forecasts.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.