Program reached 76,700 cocoa farmers in nearly 800 communities Company sourced 21% of cocoa sustainably by year-end 2015 Ghana farmer income increased 49% and cocoa yield increased 37% in Cocoa Life communities Mondel?z International (NASDAQ:MDLZ) published the first progress report on its Cocoa Life sustainability program, which highlights the wide-ranging impact and efforts to date across its six cocoa-growing origins: Ghana,… Read more »
2015 marks the centenary of the Milk Tray chocolate assortment, and Mondel?z International has developed three new concept flavours to celebrate. The experimental chocolates demonstrate the types of innovative flavours consumers could be seeing in their Milk Tray box over the next 100 years: Kale Crème, tapping into consumer trends for savoury tastes Beetroot Jelly, reflecting the desire for superfood… Read more »
Mondel?z International has opened a new $30m manufacturing line in Poland in line with plans “to capitalise on growing demand in its European confectionery business”. The facility, 25 miles south east of Wroc?aw, increases the capacity, efficiency and flexibility of Mondel?z’s operation through its modular design. The new line is the first of its kind within the company’s manufacturing network… Read more »
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Mondelez International published its Call For Well-being 2014 Progress Report. The report details how the world’s leading snacking company exceeded many key environmental goals and took significant steps forward to meet its remaining global well-being targets by 2020. Mondelez International published its Call For Well-being 2014 Progress Report detailing how the world’s leading snacking company exceeded many key environmental goals… Read more »
Mondelez International has broken ground on its new $90m biscuit plant in Bahrain, in a move to cater to growing demand for its Oreo, Ritz and TUC biscuits in the Middle East and Africa.
Mondelez International Inc. announced the acquisition of Enjoy Life Foods a private U.S. snacking company and the market-leading brand in the fast-growing «free from» segment. Enjoy Life offers more than 40 great-tasting products, including cookies, chocolate, snack bars, and savoury snacks that are allergy-friendly and gluten-free. Enjoy Life´s products are free from the eight most common allergens – wheat, dairy,… Read more »
Mondelez International, the world’s largest chocolate company, and FLOCERT, a socially focused global certification body, today unveiled a new partnership to verify cocoa volumes and commercial transactions for the company’s $400 million Cocoa Life program. Cocoa Life will work with FLOCERT to employ a tailor-made version of its FLOTIS reporting system to verify the quantity of sustainably grown and traded cocoa and to provide verification of Cocoa Life premium payments made to farmer organizations.
Mondelez International laid the cornerstone for construction of its new $90 million biscuit plant in Bahrain as the world’s leading maker of chocolate, biscuits, gum and candy seeks to tap rising demand in the Middle East and Africa for beloved company brands such as Oreo, Ritz and TUC biscuits.
In spite of not such well results the company is still a world leader in biscuits (as well as chocolate, gum, candy, coffee and powdered beverages) and they reported in year-to-date to September growth of 3,9 in their global snack category.