Mondelez International reports significant progress against the 2020 impact goals

USA – Mondelēz International, an American multinational confectionery, food, and beverage company, has reported important progress against its 2020 impact goals in its 2017 Impact For Growth Progress Report recently released. According to the company, the report details progress against sustainable agriculture and environmental footprint goals, as well as global expansion of healthy lifestyle and…

Mondelēz International reports 2.1% revenue increase in second quarter results

NEW ZEALAND - Mondelēz International, Inc., has reported 2.1% increase in net revenues, with organic net revenue growth of 3.5% in its second quarter 2018 results. According to the company, the operating income margin was 7.9%, down 270 basis points, while adjusted operating income margin was 16.7%, up 130 basis points. The diluted EPS was…

Mondelez president Valerie Oswalt to join Century Snacks as CEO

USA – Mondelez, an American multinational confectionery, food, and beverage company, has announced that Valerie Oswalt, president of North America Confections, is joining Century Snacks as CEO. Century Snacks is an American premier snack food producer. According to Candy & Snacks, Oswalt will bring more than 20 years of consumer packaged food experience to her…

Mondelez launches new Cadbury Dairy Milk with 30% less sugar

UK – Mondelez, an American multinational confectionery, food and beverage company, has launched new Cadbury Dairy Milk will be available in a new bar with 30% less sugar, offering consumers greater choice and helping them to manage their sugar intake. According to company, the new bar marks the most significant innovation in the brand’s history,…

Cadbury Nigeria unveils stakeholders training to promote healthy living

NIGERIA - Cadbury Nigeria has unveiled training of its stakeholders to build on its recently launched healthy lifestyle programme to promote healthy living among children and adults, reported the Guardian. The project aims to inculcate healthy habits in children and in the long run improve the wellbeing of Nigerians. In partnership with Helen Keller International…

Mondelez releases its annual progress report for Cocoa Life program

USA - Mondelēz International, an American multinational food and beverage company, has published its third annual progress report for its signature sustainable sourcing program, Cocoa Life. Through Cocoa Life, the company also increased its sourcing of sustainable cocoa to 35%, up 14 points from 2016. Cocoa sustainably sourced through Cocoa Life was expanded to more…

Mondelēz International announces OREO brand will display Cocoa Life logo

USA - Mondelez International has announced that from the end of March, the OREO brand will be covered by its industry leading sustainable cocoa sourcing programme, Cocoa Life. OREO packs will display the Cocoa Life logo, which will be present across the full range by the end of this year. According to the company, this…

Mondelez announces plans to shut down its two Brazil production facilities

BRAZIL - Mondelez International, an American multinational confectionery, food, and beverage company has announced plans to phase out production at its facilities in the Brazilian cities of Bauru and Piracicaba, shifting production to Curitiba and Vitória de Santo Antão. According to Food Business News, Mondelez had said Curitiba and Vitória de Santo Antão would become…

Mondelez, Ferrero, Mars partner in responsible snacking scheme

USA - Confectionery giants Ferrero, Mars Wrigley Confectionery have joined Mondelez international in the ‘Be Treatwise’ scheme, an initiative aimed at enhancing responsible snacking and keep shoppers informed. Ferrero and Mars join the likes of Mondelez by introducing the Be Treatwise label on their dairy and non-dairy confectionery products. As part of the program, the three…