| Aug 6, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Mondelez International Inc. now expects its 2014 sales to grow at a slower rate than the global snack industry, as the company holds firm on raising prices, even though some rivals have not followed its lead and the higher prices have lead to weaker sales...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 4:41 PM
Woodside coach Danny Dodson would love to tell you that his team practiced that play for that situation all week. Instead, of all the plays the Wolverines did rehearse in the 2-point conversion package, the sweep wasn’t one of them.
One of the...
| Sep 9, 2014
Most of Mondelez International Inc.'s sustainability efforts are on track, but the maker of Oreo cookies said it must figure out better ways to reduce energy use at its plants.
On Tuesday, Mondelez plans to release a progress report on its...
| Jul 31, 2014
Kraft Foods Group Inc. blamed itself and industry dynamics Wednesday for a poor quarterly showing, saying it had to raise prices because of higher commodity costs and offering too many coupons and promotions in order to keep up with rivals.
"I think it...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 10:31 AM
Mondelez International’s longtime chief marketing executive is leaving the snack-maker after 28 years with the company.
Mary Beth West, executive vice president and chief category and marketing officer, will leave “after a transition to...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Massachusetts detectives in one of Aaron Hernandez's murder cases have interviewed New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick, owner Robert Kraft and other team employees as part of the yearlong probe.
Their statements — along with text messages...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:16 AM
Hershey Co, the No. 1 candy producer in the United States, on Tuesday hiked its chocolate prices for the first time in three years, a sign that a year-long soaring cocoa market is eating into confectioners' profits. The overall price increase, effective...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:13 AM
After the coffee. Before another day at the Beverly Hills Hilton
The Skinny: Another day, another potential media merger to obsess over. We have lots of coverage of 21st Century Fox's rebuffed offer for Time Warner and we're pretty sure this won't be...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:31 AM
After the coffee. Before the week that never ends finally ends.
The Skinny: This has been one long week! But I'll also say on a personal front it has been one of my most productive. If I had enough money socked away, this would be a good way to go out!...
| Jul 21, 2014
Even after 19 years with the world's largest household-products company, Teri List-Stoll wasn't itching for a change.
But the opportunity to become CFO of Kraft Foods Group in 2013 merited a closer look, says List-Stoll, who was approached about the job...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:33 PM
After 19 years of dead ends, the NFL is taking another run at returning to Los Angeles. Solving that riddle will require some creative thinking and possibly an outside-the-box approach.
The league is evaluating various sites in the L.A. area and looking...