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Mondelez results and outlook - 7 things to learn

Mondelez International's shares took a tumble yesterday on the back of its 2015 numbers and its forecasts for 2016 - and were down again tod...

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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...


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? 


Dean Best | 3 Jan 2016

Looking to 2016, it seems likely many of the trends that drove a bumper year of deal-making will persist over the next 12 months - consolidation, health, simple foods and emerging markets.


Hannah Abdulla | 3 Jan 2016

With significant question marks over the growth prospects of three of the BRICs, packaged food strategists are weighing up which other emerging markets could offer opportunities. Hannah Abdulla picks out three markets to watch in 2016.


Hannah Abdulla | 3 Jan 2016

In the second of a two-part feature, Hannah Abdulla looks at two more members of the BRIC quartet and explores what India and China hold in store for the packaged food industry over 2016.

Latest Interviews

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.


Katy Askew | 22 Oct 2015

CSM Bakery Solutions came to life two years ago when Rhône Capital acquired the bakery supplies business of Dutch food and ingredients group CSM. At the time, Rhône Capital said it would invest in CSM's capacity to innovate and use its customer relationships to support global growth. Katy Askew spoke to CSM vice president of bakery products, Sebastian Siethoff, to find out more. 

Latest News

Dean Best | 5 Feb 2016

Mondelez International has developed Cadbury Dairy Milk Medley for the UK market, a small tablet bar marketed as a "luxury" treat in the evening.


Dean Best | 3 Feb 2016

Mondelez International today (3 February) booked a fourth quarter of 2015 that saw a continuation of trends in the previous three months - underlying profitability up but sales boosted only by price increases.


Katy Askew | 25 Jan 2016

Mondelez International is uniting two of its UK brands – Maynards and Bassetts – to launch a "masterbrand" line of confectionery targeting adult consumers. 


Katy Askew | 25 Jan 2016

The Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union has asked for court intervention over claims Mondelez International is flouting collective bargaining agreements at its Nabisco production facility in Chicago. 


Hannah Abdulla | 21 Jan 2016

Lutti, the French arm of Germany-based confectioner Katjes International, has reportedly expressed interest in assets Mondelez International has been rumoured to be ready to sell.


Dean Best | 15 Jan 2016

Mondelez International has become the latest packaged food company to make a pledge to source only cage-free eggs for its products.


Dean Best | 13 Jan 2016

Mondelez International has secured listings for its Milka chocolate brand in Aldi Sued stores in Germany outside of the Easter and Christmas trading periods.


Dean Best | 8 Jan 2016

Mondelez International free-from unit Enjoy Life Foods is to launch a series of products this year that centre on two areas - functionality and on-the-go.


Dean Best | 17 Dec 2015

From the merger that created Kraft Heinz and ConAgra Foods' decision to split in two, through Nestle's uneven sales performance and on to investment in India and China, our analysis pages got you clicking this year. Here's the top ten most-read analysis articles of 2015.


Dean Best | 4 Dec 2015

This week, there was fresh speculation about the future of some of Mondelez International's confectionery assets in Europe, while, in the seafood sector, industry giant Thai Union Group canned its planned move for US company Bumble Bee Foods. Two companies - Brazilian meat behemoth BRF and Swiss dairy Emmi - did conclude deals. And Russia revealed the foods it was banning from Turkey.


Dean Best | 1 Dec 2015

Mondelez International has reportedly hired advisers to help with the potential sale of confectionery assets in Europe.


Dean Best | 30 Nov 2015

R&R Ice Cream, the UK-based ice cream maker, has reported higher sales and earnings for the first nine months of the year, helped by last year's acquisition of Australia's Peters Food Group.


Dean Best | 13 Nov 2015

Danish family-owned baker Givesco Bakery this week acquired Sweden's Almondy, a move it says will broaden its presence across Europe. Danone became the latest food major to outline commitments on emissions and Maggi noodles returned to shelves in India.


Katy Askew | 11 Nov 2015

Cerea Capital is reportedly one of the bidders interested in acquiring Mondelez International's French confectionery unit. 


Hannah Abdulla | 6 Nov 2015

Mondelez International has confirmed reports it is moving production from its Mem Martins biscuit plant in Portugal to Opava in the Czech Republic.


Hannah Abdulla | 6 Nov 2015

This week, TreeHouse Foods announced the acquisition of ConAgra Foods' troubled private-label arm for US$2.7bn. Kellogg posted yet another quarter of falling cereal sales, although CEO John Bryant insisted the category was improving. Kraft Heinz Co. announced a fresh swathe of job cuts across the US and Canada And just-food interviewed UK cheese maker Wyke Farms MD Richard Clothier who highlighted the challenges in the UK market for an independent dairy operator.


Hannah Abdulla | 5 Nov 2015

US confectionery giant Mondelez International is reportedly mulling the closure of a biscuit plant in Portugal.


Hannah Abdulla | 30 Oct 2015

Mondelez International is banking on its advertising, consumer and route-to-market investments paying off to revitalise volumes.


Katy Askew | 28 Oct 2015

Mondelez International improved its third-quarter profit performance as price increases and a focus on margin management helped offset lower sales. 


Dean Best | 28 Oct 2015

Mondelez International today (28 October) announced a series of changes among its senior management, including the appointment of a new chief growth officer and the establishment of a post of chief commercial officer.


Hannah Abdulla | 26 Oct 2015

Mondelez International has declined to comment on a report in France it is looking to offload its confectionery division in the country.


Katy Askew | 22 Oct 2015

Mondelez International has said it is "accelerating" efforts to reduce its environmental impact when it detailed goals on CO2 reduction, deforestation, water use and waste. 

Latest blogs

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.


Katy Askew | 20 Nov 2015

That politicians are selective with the truth is pretty much a given. But it did make this pundit chuckle to hear UK Chancellor George Osborne describe United Biscuits as a "great British company"... Er, yes... one that is owned by Turkish multinational Yildiz Holding.

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2013 saw Mondelez International Inc complete its first full year as a separate company after its split from Kraft Foods Inc and remains the second largest packaged food company globally. With a stream...

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