The current Kraft was created in a spinoff from Mondelez in October 2012. Mondelez inherited the company’s overseas snack businesses, giving it bigger growth opportunities internationally. (Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg)

3G Capital, the Brazilian private-equity firm, is understood to be in advanced talks to acquire Kraft Foods Group Inc. and merge it with ketchup make(...)

In 2010, Cadbury/Kraft employed 1,130 people here. Photograph: Alan Betson

When Kraft swooped on Cadbury back in 2009 there was trepidation at what this might mean for the chocolate company’s workforce here. There was great w(...)

From the end of 2015 the Irish Cadbury plant will no longer produce wafer Time Out bars and pink Snack chocolate wafers.

Cadbury-owner Mondelez has decided to wave goodbye to one of our national tea-time gems; the Pink Snack bar.The announcement comes following news that(...)

A single-serve Keurig Green Mountain brewing machine. Photograph: Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

Keurig Green Mountain Inc, the maker of the K-Cup single-serve coffee pod, will buy back more than half of Italian coffee maker Luigi Lavazza SpA’s st(...)

Mr Kehoe started his career with Kraft Ireland. (Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters)

Irishman James Kehoe has been named chief financial officer of the $18 billion global food group Kraft, reporting directly to chairman and CEO John T(...)

Michele Ferrero, creator of chocolate-like spread Nutella and Italy’s richest man, has died after a long illness just two months short of his 90th birthday.

Michele Ferrero, creator of chocolate-like spread Nutella and Italy’s richest man with a fortune estimated at about $23.4 billion, has died after a lo(...)

Michele Ferrero, the late owner of the Italian confectioner that makes Nutella and other chocolate sweets. Photograph: STR/EPA

Michele Ferrero, Italy’s richest person and owner of the Ferrero Group, maker of Nutella spread and Kinder Surprise chocolate eggs, has died aged 89(...)

 The now familiar Cadbury Creme Egg first hit the shelves in 1971. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

Outraged chocolate fans have claimed that Cadbury’s US owners are ruining Easter with a new “cheap chocolate imitation” Creme Egg. It comes after bran(...)

An image from an online video advertisement for Cadbury featuring football pundits Johnny Giles and Eamon Dunphy

It’s that time of year when the media loves nothing better than to warn everybody about the dangers of sugar: it’s poisoning us, it’s toxic, it’s the (...)

John Cahill, who will remain chairman of Kraft Foods Group, formerly worked at PepsiCo and served as chief executive of Pepsi Bottling Group.  Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Kraft Foods Group appointed chairman John Cahill as chief executive to succeed Tony Vernon, who has headed the company since it was spun off from Mond(...)