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Hannah Abdulla | 6 Apr 2016

Mondelez International, the owner of brands from Oreo to Cadbury, is looking to have half its portfolio in the "well-being space" by 2020. In its domestic market, Mondelez is rolling out a "wholesome, savoury snack option" Good Thins. Hannah Abdulla discusses whether the new baked snacks could be a success.

Dean Best | 4 Feb 2016

Mondelez International's shares took a tumble yesterday on the back of its 2015 numbers and its forecasts for 2016 - and were down again today. Chairman and CEO Irene Rosenfeld called the last 12 months "a year of very strong results" and, although conceding volumes would again be under pressure, forecast further improvement in profitability. What should we take away from the figures and from its outlook for the months ahead? Dean Best investigates.

Ben Cooper | 28 Jan 2016

In recent months, a series of major companies in the US have announced they will switch to cage-free eggs - but how interested are consumers? Ben Cooper reports.

Katy Askew | 5 Jan 2016

Online shopping, apps, mobile proliferation and delivery services are transforming how consumers shop. In grocery, the changes sparked by e-commerce have been evolutionary rather than revolutionary. Nevertheless, across developed and developing markets, the growth in e-commerce outpaces bricks-and-mortar retail. In the latest instalment of our management briefing on what to watch in 2016, we take a look at the prospects for online grocery. What markets and categories will offer food makers the greatest growth potential in e-commerce over the coming year? 

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Katy Askew | 6 Apr 2016

When Mondelez International swooped for free-from food maker Enjoy Life Foods last year, the snack food giant said it was gaining access to the "fast-growth" free-from food sector via a "market-leading brand". One year on and Mondelez's resources have opened up a number of growth avenues for Enjoy Life. Joel Warady, Enjoy Life's chief sales and marketing officer, speaks to just-food about how the business is looking to capitalise on its growing potential.

Ben Cooper | 30 Oct 2015

Mondelez International has laid out how it plans to "accelerate" efforts to reduce the group's impact on the environment, setting new sustainability goals for 2020. Ben Cooper spoke to Jonathan Horrell, the snacks giant's global director of sustainability, to discuss the targets.

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Dean Best | 24 May 2016

Mondelez International will look to "strengthen" its moves to tackle child labour in its cocoa supply chain in Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana.

Hannah Abdulla | 17 May 2016

Global food firms including Mondelez International, PepsiCo, Nestle, Kellogg and Mars Inc. have announced a new pledge to phase out industrially produced trans-fats from their foods by 2018.

Katy Askew | 29 Apr 2016

Finland's Fazer Group announced today that it is expanding its share of the bakery sector with the acquisition of the  Domino, Jaffa and Fanipala brands from Mondelez International. 

Hannah Abdulla | 27 Apr 2016

Pinnacle Foods, the US group behind brands including Duncan Hines and Gardein, has named Mondelez International executive Mark Clouse as its new CEO.

Katy Askew | 27 Apr 2016

Mondelez International reported lower first-quarter operating earnings today (27 April) as a drop in net sales offset stronger margins and underlying sales growth.  

Ben Cooper | 19 Apr 2016

Mondelez International is to use its Cadbury and Bournvita brands to launch a line of biscuits in India.

Hannah Abdulla | 12 Apr 2016

Mondelez International has announced it is "potentially" axing 82 jobs at a site in Belgium.

Hannah Abdulla | 7 Apr 2016

Mondelez International has become the latest in a string of major food manufacturers to announce a tie-up with Chinese online retailer Alibaba.

Stuart Todd | 1 Apr 2016

Mondelez International is in exclusive talks over the potential sale of European chocolate brands including Carambar and Terry's to Eurazeo, the French investment company.

Hannah Abdulla | 1 Apr 2016

Mondelez International has confirmed it is closing a confectionery plant in Spain as a result of its plans to sell a clutch of European factories and brands.

Hannah Abdulla | 31 Mar 2016

Mondelez International has announced the launch of Oreo Thins in Australia.

Katy Askew | 24 Mar 2016

Mondelez International has partnered with the University of Melbourne to establish a A$10m (US$7.5m) research hub that aims to gather insight into consumer trends in south-east Asia.

Dean Best | 23 Mar 2016

Mondelez International is to open the first phase of a Cadbury plant in Sri City next month after the project was held back by the floods in southern India last year.

Hannah Abdulla | 22 Mar 2016

Cerealto, the international business of Spanish food firm Grupo Siro, has acquired a factory in Portugal from Mondelez International.

Hannah Abdulla | 11 Mar 2016

Mondelez International has pulled its Time Out chocolate bar in the UK and Ireland citing falling sales in recent years.

Dean Best | 9 Mar 2016

Tiger Brands, the South Africa-based consumer goods group, has appointed Mondelez International executive Lawrence MacDougall as the company's new CEO.

Hannah Abdulla | 7 Mar 2016

Mondelez International has launched a snack brand in the US it says is responding to consumer demand for "more wholesome, savoury snack options".

Dean Best | 4 Mar 2016

R&R Ice Cream, the UK-based company that manufactures ice cream lines for Nestle and Mondelez International, saw sales and profits rise in 2015, boosted by organic growth and contributions from acquired assets.

Katy Askew | 22 Feb 2016

Mondelez International has revealed that it is facing enforcement action from the US Securities and Exchange Commission over alleged historical issues at its Cadbury India business unit. 

Dean Best | 19 Feb 2016

PepsiCo is looking to acquire businesses but is finding it difficult to find the right companies to buy, chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi has indicated.

Dean Best | 17 Feb 2016

Mondelez International plans to look at how it spends money with retail partners in more markets after seeing moves to "optimise" expenditure in countries including Germany and India pay off.

Katy Askew | 16 Feb 2016

Mondelez International reportedly expects to start the sale of its European grocery business, including the Philadelphia cream cheese brand, next month. 

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Dean Best | 21 Mar 2016

just-food (and sister site just-drinks) are the exclusive media partners for the three-day Consumer Analyst Group Europe investment conference, which starts today in London.

Dean Best | 10 Dec 2015

Mondelez International has made a number of moves in recent quarters that demonstrate the attention the snacks giant is giving to the digital sphere - and this week the Cadbury owner made another.

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