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DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 24- Volatility in currency markets will have some effect on Mexico, but the country is well placed to "weather the storm," Finance Minister Luis Videgaray said on Friday.
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Jan 21- Mondelez International Inc, maker of Cadbury chocolate and Oreo cookies, added activist investor Nelson Peltz to its board in a deal that ends his campaign to have the company merge with PepsiCo Inc..
Nelson Peltz, newly named to Mondelez International's board, told CNBC on Tuesday he won't push for a merger of the snack-food maker with PepsiCo.
Jan 21- Mondelez International Inc, which makes Cadbury chocolate, Oreo cookies and Trident gum, said it added activist investor Nelson Peltz to its board. Peltz's Trian Fund Management is Mondelez's fourth-largest shareholder with 2.3 percent of its shares, according to Thomson Reuters data.
Jan 21- Mondelez International Inc said it added activist investor Nelson Peltz to its board. Peltz's Trian Fund Management is Mondelez's fourth-largest shareholder with 2.3 percent of its shares, according to Thomson Reuters. With the addition of Peltz, Mondelez's board expanded to 12 members, 11 of whom are independent.
Jan 14- Mexico's government on Monday pledged to take control of the violent western state of Michoacan after days of fighting between masked vigilantes and members of one of the country's most powerful drug cartels. Below is a list of companies with interests in Michoacan, based on filings with securities regulators and company information.
Plenty of pundits are saying that the disastrous jobs number released on Friday isn't pertinent. But not Cramer.
Rejecting criticism from activist investor Nelson Peltz, PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi says it just makes sense to keep its snack and soft drink businesses together.
PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi addressed critics in an interview on CNBC's "Squawk Box" Friday--saying the company's snack and soft drink businesses are "better together."
Indra Nooyi, Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo, discusses her company's initiative to shift to more "good for you" snack foods and ramp up the development of new products. This was an extremely difficult transformation, says Nooyi.
In May 2010, 16 of the biggest food and beverage companies, from Coca-Cola Co to Kraft Foods Group, pledged to remove 1 trillion calories from the U.S. marketplace by 2012 and 1.5 trillion by 2015, compared with a 2007 baseline. In fact, as of 2012 they sold 6.4 trillion fewer calories, found an analysis by researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
BRUSSELS, Jan 9- EU antitrust regulators said on Thursday they had cleared the $35 billion merger of U.S. advertising agency Omnicom and French peer Publicis without conditions. The deal creates the world's biggest advertising agency to compete better with the likes of Google and Facebook in online ad sales.
An effort by food and beverage companies to remove calories from the products they sell in the U.S. has far exceeded its five-year goal.
In May 2010, 16 of the nation's biggest food and beverage companies, from Coca-Cola Co to Kraft Foods Group, pledged to remove 1 trillion calories from the U.S. marketplace by 2012 and 1.5 trillion by 2015, compared with a 2007 baseline.
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General Mills said it has stopped using genetically modified ingredients in its Cheerios as the U.S. branded foods manufacturer hopes the move will firm up customer loyalty.
Dec 30- Packaged foods company Mondelez International Inc has sold its SnackWell's cookies and snacks business to its joint venture with Brynwood Partners VI LP, the private equity firm said on Monday.
KUALA LUMPUR/ MANILA, Dec 19- The destruction of an estimated three million coconut palms in last month's deadly typhoon in the Philippines is set to squeeze global supply for years of the tropical fruit used to make products from fuel to health drinks.
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