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Oct 02, 2012, 09:30 ET KRAFT FOODS GROUP MARKS FIRST DAY AS INDEPENDENTLY TRADED COMPANY

 Tony Vernon, CEO of Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: KRFT), today joined employees in the company's Northfield, Ill. headquarters to ring the...


Sep 26, 2012, 11:00 ET KRAFT FOODS ON TRACK TO MEET SODIUM REDUCTION GOALS ACROSS NORTH AMERICAN PRODUCT PORTFOLIO

 Kraft Foods Inc. (NASDAQ: KFT) announced today that it is on track to complete a three-year initiative to reduce sodium by an average of 10...


Sep 24, 2012, 17:00 ET KRAFT FOODS ANNOUNCES REDEMPTION OF FLOATING RATE NOTES DUE 2013

Kraft Foods Inc. announced today the redemption of its $800,000,000 Floating Rate Notes due 2013 (the "Notes"). The Notes were redeemed...


Sep 12, 2012, 09:19 ET Grey Poupon Launches The World's Most Discerning Facebook Page, Accepting 'Likes' Only From Those Who Exhibit Good Taste

 Since its origins in 1777, Grey Poupon has been synonymous with refined taste and premium quality; it's not "just mustard", it's...


Sep 06, 2012, 16:01 ET GROWTH STRATEGY FOR MONDELEZ INTERNATIONAL UNVEILED AT BARCLAYS CAPITAL BACK TO SCHOOL CONSUMER CONFERENCE

During a presentation at the Barclays Capital Back to School Consumer Conference today, Kraft Foods Chairman and CEO Irene Rosenfeld detailed the...


Aug 30, 2012, 11:55 ET KRAFT FOODS TO WEBCAST TWO INVESTOR PRESENTATIONS

Kraft Foods Inc. today announced that the leadership teams for Mondelez International, Inc. and Kraft Foods Group, Inc. will separately present...


Aug 28, 2012, 08:00 ET Lunchables Lunch Combinations And Tori Spelling Invite America To Help Fuel Kid Fun

The Lunchables Lunch Combinations team is challenging America to help all kids have the opportunity to "Never Be Bored Again."  Today, the...


Aug 20, 2012, 09:15 ET Triscuit® Tells America: "Pardon Our Toppings"

 A slice of roasted turkey.  Hummus.  Jam. Cheese.  For decades, people have enjoyed Triscuit crackers adorned with a host of...


Aug 14, 2012, 16:05 ET KRAFT FOODS INC. BOARD OF DIRECTORS APPROVES SPIN-OFF OF NORTH AMERICAN GROCERY BUSINESS

 Kraft Foods Inc. (NASDAQ: KFT) announced that its Board of Directors today approved the spin-off of its North American grocery business and...


Aug 13, 2012, 10:20 ET OREO Campaign Brings To Life Today's Events With An OREO "Twist"

 History in the making? The World's Favorite Cookie has captivated the nation with the OREO "Daily Twist," a ground-breaking campaign which...


Aug 02, 2012, 16:04 ET KRAFT FOODS NAMES BOARDS OF DIRECTORS TO OVERSEE INDEPENDENT COMPANIES AFTER SPIN-OFF

 Kraft Foods today announced the composition of the boards of directors for the two independent companies that will be launched at the...


Aug 02, 2012, 16:03 ET KRAFT FOODS REPORTS STRONG Q2 AND FIRST HALF RESULTS; PLANS TO SPIN OFF NORTH AMERICAN GROCERY BUSINESS ON OCTOBER 1

Kraft Foods Inc. (NASDAQ: KFT) today reported second quarter and first half 2012 results that reflected strong growth in Power...


Jul 17, 2012, 16:05 ET KRAFT FOODS ANNOUNCES SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF EXCHANGE OFFERS

 Kraft Foods Inc. (NASDAQ: KFT) ("Kraft Foods") announced today the successful completion of its previously announced offers to exchange (the...


Jul 10, 2012, 10:03 ET Magic Johnson Joins the Country Time Lemonade 'Campaign for a Name'

 Now that the Country Time Lemonade Campaign for a Name is in full swing, it's time to elevate the competition to new heights by...


Jul 02, 2012, 08:00 ET KRAFT FOODS ANNOUNCES MODIFICATION OF EXCHANGE OFFERS

Kraft Foods Inc. (NASDAQ: KFT) ("Kraft Foods") announced today that it has amended the terms of its previously announced offer to exchange (the...


Jun 08, 2012, 09:00 ET KRAFT FOODS INC. TO TRANSFER STOCK LISTING TO NASDAQ

 Kraft Foods Inc. today announced that it will transfer its stock exchange listing to The NASDAQ Global Select Market from the New York Stock...


May 23, 2012, 12:13 ET KRAFT FOODS DECLARES REGULAR QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.29 PER SHARE

The Board of Directors of Kraft Foods Inc. (NYSE:KFT) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.29 per common share of Class A stock. This...


May 23, 2012, 12:08 ET KRAFT FOODS SHAREHOLDERS APPROVE MONDELEZ INTERNATIONAL, INC. AS NEW NAME FOR GLOBAL SNACKS COMPANY

The shareholders of Kraft Foods Inc. (NYSE: KFT) voted today to change the name of the company to Mondelez International, Inc.  The proposal...


May 22, 2012, 10:33 ET Country Time Lemonade Launches the 'Campaign for a Name'

 It's a brand that's been enjoyed by generations of families; in fact, Country Time has become synonymous with summer refreshment.  Over...


May 22, 2012, 08:00 ET Capri Sun Launches Super V, Every Mom's Secret Weapon

 Kraft Foods, the maker of iconic food and beverage brands, announces today the launch of Capri Sun Super V, a new refreshing fruit &...


May 18, 2012, 09:00 ET KRAFT FOODS RECEIVES FAVORABLE IRS RULING ON TAX-FREE NATURE OF PLANNED SPIN-OFF

Kraft Foods Inc. (NYSE:KFT) announced today that the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has provided a favorable private letter ruling confirming...


May 04, 2012, 08:00 ET OREO Enters 100th Year Crossing the $2 Billion Mark; Plans to Reach $1 Billion in Developing Markets in 2012

On March 6, OREO celebrated a century of unleashing the kid inside us all. But turning 100 has not slowed down this global brand, which grew...


Apr 02, 2012, 17:06 ET KRAFT FOODS ANNOUNCES FILING OF FORM 10 REGISTRATION STATEMENT FOR PLANNED SPIN-OFF OF NORTH AMERICAN GROCERY COMPANY

Kraft Foods Inc. (NYSE:KFT) today announced the North American grocery business of its wholly owned subsidiary Kraft Foods Group, Inc. filed an...


Mar 21, 2012, 10:20 ET KRAFT FOODS PROPOSES MONDELEZ INTERNATIONAL, INC. AS NEW NAME FOR GLOBAL SNACKS COMPANY

 Kraft Foods Inc. (NYSE:KFT) today announced plans to change its corporate name to Mondelez International, Inc.  "Mondelez"...


Mar 15, 2012, 16:02 ET KRAFT FOODS NOMINATES LUNDGREN AND MESQUITA TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 Kraft Foods (NYSE:KFT) announced today the nominations of Terry J. Lundgren and Jorge S. Mesquita to its Board of Directors. Lundgren, 59, is...