Mondelez International commits to sourcing 100% of cocoa from Ghana by 2025

GHANA – Mondelez International, world’s leading chocolate company, through its Cocoa Life Sustainability Programme plans to increase its 40% cocoa sourcing from Ghana to 100% by 2025, reports Ghanaian Times. The head of Cocoa Life […]

Mondelēz International commits to calorie reduction in chocolate and biscuit products

UK – Mondelēz International has pledged to reduce calories in a range of its chocolate and biscuit products to below 100 calories by 2021. The cookies and milk-chocolate products maker plans to cut down calories […]

Mondelez launches Cadbury Dairy Milk bar with 30% less sugar

UK – Mondelez-owned Cadbury company has launched its new Cadbury Dairy Milk chocolate bar with 30% less sugar in line with changing consumer tastes for products with limited sugar. The new range was developed by […]

Mondelez to buy majority stake in nutrition bars brand Perfect Snacks

USA – Mondelez International has agreed to acquire majority stake in Perfect Snacks, maker of frozen nutrition bars as it looks to expand in the fast-growing refrigerated nutrition bars segment. The acquisition is an important […]

Mondelez invests US$6m in UK research and development center

UK – Mondelez International is investing US$6 million at its Reading Science Centre in the UK to accelerate research and development of new products for various markets. Serving over 150 countries, the investment will support […]

Mondelez commits to 100% sustainably sourced cocoa for all brands by 2025

USA – Mondelez International has announced commitment to source 100% cocoa volume for all chocolate brands through its Cocoa Life Sustainability Program by 2025. The company said that 43% of its chocolate including Milka, Cadbury […]

Cadbury Nigeria reports growth in revenue supported by increased sales

NIGERIA –  Nigeria’s beverage and confectionery manufacturer, Cadbury Nigeria Plc, has reported 32% growth in gross profits to US$6.68 million (N2.4bn) in the first quarter of 2019 driven by higher sales and lower finance charge. […]

Mondelez partners Israeli incubator The Kitchen to drive innovation

USA – The multinational confectionery, food and beverage company, Mondelez International has partnered with Israeli-based foodtech incubator, The Kitchen to drive the future of snacking. The partnership brings together a collaboration in research and innovation […]

Mondelez invests in US snacks brand as part of SnackFutures

USA – Mondelez International has announced it has made a minority investment in US-based snacking company, Hu (Human) Master Holdings as part of the innovation and venture hub, SnackFutures. This is the second investment under […]

Mondelez International names Vince Gruber head of European business

EUROPE – The American multinational confectionery, food, and beverage company, Mondelēz International has appointed Vince Gruber head of the European business. He has taken over the role of Executive Vice President & President Europe for […]