Cadbury cuts jobs to up profits
The cost of restructuring its business has forced Cadbury Schweppes
to introduce a major cost cutting programme which should see the
loss of around 5,500 jobs.
Indian summer for Cadbury
UK confectionery and beverages giant Cadbury Schweppes is planning
an overhaul of its Indian business interests.
Cookie crumbles for Kraft
Higher commodity costs and devaluation-driven cost increases have
been blamed by US food giant Kraft Foods for disappointing thirds
Cadbury denies infestation
Confectionery giant Cadbury has denied allegations of an
infestation in its Indian products.
Cadbury refinances after melting performance
Cadbury Schweppes has confirmed it will refinance a large chunk of
its $6.1 billion bank facilities.
Cadbury profits melting
Cadbury's rapid expansion over the last few years has boosted sales
in the first half of the year, but the increasing cost of
restructuring its business took a hefty toll on profits.
Cadbury: a period of transition
Tough trading conditions and the impact of several significant
acquisitions continue to take their toll on results at UK-based
confectionery and beverage group Cadbury Schweppes.
CFS bags Cadbury
CFS, the packaging and processing systems provider, has supplied
new bagging system to international candy manufacturer Cadbury
Cadbury tactics questioned
Cadbury Schweppes has hit out at critics of its Get Active
programme. But, market analysts Datamonitor ask, is this agressive
tactic the right way to head off criticism of the scheme?
Cadbury schools scheme criticised
Cadbury Schweppes is to introduce a scheme offering schools the
chance to acquire sports equipment in exchange for chocolate bar
Cadbury completes Adams buy
Cadbury Schweppes, the UK-based confectionery group, has completed
its acquisition of US-based sugar confectionery producer Adams.
Elite probed on Cadbury move
Moves by Israeli confectionery group Elite to block the entry of UK
rival Cadbury into the local market are to be investigated,
according to press reports.
Cadbury expansion helps build sales
The agressive expansion of Cadbury Schweppes - whose acquisition of
Adams should be completed soon - has paid off, with solid sales
increases for 2002.
Cadbury targeting Israel, too
Cadbury Schweppes has had a busy week. While yesterday's
acquisition of the US confectionery group Adams was undoubtedly the
most important in the company's recent history, Cadbury has also
revealed that it is planning a...
Cadbury becomes world leader with Adams acquisition
Cadbury Schweppes has allegedly fought off rival bids from Nestle
and Kraft to buy the Adams sugar confectionery group, making it the
world's biggest player. But there are still question marks over
whether Adams was the right...