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Kraft buys UB units

Kraft biscuit buy should reassure investors

The biscuit sector may be mature, but nevertheless it remains a playground for three of the most powerful trends informing innovation today: convenience, health and indulgence. By seizing control of the brands previously franchised to...

US: Kraft acquisition has no ratings impact

US: Kraft acquisition has no ratings impact

Kraft Foods' announcement that it will acquire the Iberian-based operations of United Biscuits (UB) and certain Nabisco trademark rights for US$1.07bn has not affected its ratings with agency Fitch.

US: Kraft looks to expand in the Med through UB acquisitions

US: Kraft looks to expand in the Med through UB acquisitions

Responding to reports that the world’s second largest food company will acquire part of UK company United Biscuits, Kraft this morning confirmed its plans to expand internationally but refused to comment on any specifics of today's (10 July) deal.

US: Kraft spin-off fears drive shares down

US: Kraft spin-off fears drive shares down

As the conclusion to a court case against the tobacco industry brings the prospect of a Kraft spin-off from parent company Altria one step closer, investors’ jitters have sent shares in the world’s second largest food company tumbling down.

SINGAPORE: Kraft eyes expansion in Asia Pacific

Kraft Foods, the world’s second largest food company, has announced that it intends to establish its operations in Singapore as international headquarters in order to facilitate expansion in the Asia…