Kraft Foods Inc. News
Kraft and Heinz Agree to Mega-Merger
The merger of H.J. Heinz and Kraft Foods Group, which will combine the Kraft, Heinz, Oscar Mayer, Planters and Maxwell House Coffee brands, will create the third-largest food and beverage company in North America.
How the New Kraft Heinz Co. Is About to Take Over Your Kitchen
If you have Kool-Aid, Bagel Bites, Oscar Mayer or Planters products in your pantry, you're already supporting the expected third-largest food company in North America. Products like those are now a part of the planned merger of Kraft Foods and Heinz to create the Kraft and Heinz Co., which the
Heinz, Kraft Foods Merge Into Food Giant
The Heinz and Kraft Foods merger creates a company producing a combined $28 billion in revenue.
Kraft (KRFT) and Heinz Agree to Merge
H.J. Heinz is expected to buy Kraft Foods Group, creating what would be the third-largest food and beverage company in North America. The merger deal, announced today by both companies, was engineered by Heinz's owner, the Brazilian investment firm 3G Capital, and billionaire investor Warren
Kraft Recalls Mac & Cheese Over Possible Metal Fragments
Kraft Foods Group said today it is voluntarily recalling 242,000 cases of its Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Dinner because some boxes may contain small pieces of metal. "The recalled product is limited to the 7.25-oz. size of the Original flavor of boxed dinner with the 'Best When Used By' dates of
Investor Wants DuPont to Split
Activist investor, Nelson Peltz calls on DuPont to split into two separate companies, saying the move could help it save $4B annually.
Fake 'Banned Grey Poupon Ad' Goes Viral
The spoof " Banned Grey Poupon Ad " by the YouTube channel OBVS has already gotten more than 2 million views, playing on the similar sounding action of the brand name as various character’s answer the question: What do you Poupon? Following in the footsteps of other fake "banned" commercials, a
The Social Climber: Katy Perry's "Birthday" at the Billboard Awards
Katy Perry's "Birthday" at the Billboard Awards, 'Godzilla' Smashes Box Office
5 Additives in Your Cheese
Big news for natural food fans: Kraft Foods announced Monday that it's removing the artificial preservative sorbic acid from American and White American Cheese slices. Sorbic acid is a natural compound found in fruit that's often synthetically manufactured from ketene gas for commercial use. It's
Sochi Olympics: Companies Already on the Prowl for Future Pitchmen
US Companies Climb Over Each Other to Sign Up Sage Kotsenburg for Endorsement Deals