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HJ Heinz buying Kraft and building a $28 billion food giant

NEW YORK - H.J. Heinz Co. is buying Kraft Foods, creating one of the largest food and beverage companies...nod from federal regulators as well as shareholders of Kraft Foods Group Inc., but the boards of both companies unanimously...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-25/hj-heinz-buying-kraft-and-
Kraft Foods to split into grocery, snack outfits

PORTLAND, Ore. --- Kraft Foods Inc. said Thursday it plans to split into two publicly traded companies, with one focusing on its international snack brands...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-08-04/kraft-foods-split-grocery-
Kraft Foods' price increase paying off

MILWAUKEE --- Kraft Foods Inc. reported growth in the second quarter Monday, as consumers, undeterred by price increases, abandon restaurants for less...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/29/bus_467426.shtml
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Dow average dumps Kraft Foods for UnitedHealth

...The Dow, perhaps the most widely known barometer of the U.S. stock market, announced Friday that it would boot Kraft Foods to make room for the UnitedHealth Group insurance company.The change takes effect Sept. 24. S&P Dow Jones Indices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-09-14/dow-average-dumps-kraft-fo
Kraft increases quarterly dividend

Investors in Kraft Foods Group are set to receive larger dividend...5 cents per share from 50 cents.Kraft Foods, which produces brands including Jell-O...shareholders of record on Oct. 11.Kraft Foods split from Mondelez International last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-02/kraft-increases-quarterly-
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Kraft plans to continue Cadbury takeover bids LONDON --- Kraft Foods Inc. on Monday proposed a $16.7 billion takeover of Cadbury PLC, but the offer was immediately rejected by the British maker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/08/bus_547347.shtml
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In the know

SCHOLARSHIP CONTEST: Kraft Foods will award $10,000 scholarships to 12 winners of its I Want the Blues contest. The winners will also appear on special edition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/27/ent_315220.shtml
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Life Savers factory marked for closure HOLLAND, Mich. -Kraft Foods Inc. says it will close its 35-year-old Life Savers plant by fall 2003 in a move that will cost more than 600 jobs. Production...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/09/bus_331921.shtml
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Charles Moon

...Moon was born in Lilburn, GA. He served in the US Army as a Corporal and GA. National Guard. Charles retired from Kraft Foods as a supervisor with over 35 years of service. He was a member of Harlem Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173810458
McDonald's to sell packaged coffee nationally in push to highlight coffee in US restaurants

...world's biggest hamburger chain has made a deal with Kraft Foods to manufacture and distribute the bags of McCafe ground...McCafe specialty coffees in 2009.McDonald's Corp. and Kraft Foods had said last year they were testing the packaged coffee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-19/mcdonalds-sell-packaged-co