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Kraft CEO pulls in more than $9 million in pay in 2013 [Chicago Tribune :: ]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) March 14--Kraft Foods Group Inc. on Friday said Chief Executive Tony Vernon's compensation rose to $9.19 million last year, as he received a bigger stock award based on the food maker's performance as a standalone company and his first full year at the helm.
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ValueVision Media Appoints Landel C. Hobbs and Lowell W. Robinson to Board of Directors
With the appointment of Messrs. Hobbs and Robinson, the ValueVision Board now consists of eight directors, seven of whom are independent.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Oscar Meyer lets you "wake up and smell the bacon"
With a new iPhone device from Oscar Mayer, bacon lovers can wake up to the smell and sound of sizzling bacon.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Mondelez International, Inc in Hot Drinks (World) - new company profile report published
The stronger emerging market presence of the new Mondelez should put it on a higher growth trajectory.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Kraft Foods Group, Inc: New company profile published
The company benefits from the strength of its brand portfolio and its leading positions in many of its core categories in North America; however, in terms of growth dynamism, the groups prospects are limited by market maturity and strong competition.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
New Market Study Published: Kraft Foods Inc in Packaged Food
The company plans to focus on fewer, larger and better new product launches. Kraft seeks to use great consumer concepts, products and packaging.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
The City Wire
The Supply Side briefs: Quaker on pause, Kraft trims management
"It has really been a tale of kind of multiple stories," he said during a recent consumer analyst conference in New York.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Times Leader
Kraft Foods Group workers offered jobs at Genpact
Rumors had been circulating that the employees would lose their jobs, but spokeswomen for both Kraft and Genpact said Monday the workers were offered the positions under an agreement.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Significantly Improving its Margins is the Main Goal for this Challenged Confectionery
Mondelez International Inc. is the new name for former Kraft Foods Inc .`s global snack business, after the spin-off of Kraft's North American grocery business into the independent company Kraft Foods Group Inc. in October 2012.
CANADA: Kraft launches chocolate spread
Kraft Foods Group has launched a chocolate spread in Canada - with Ferrero's Nutella firmly in the US company's sights.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Trian Tries Again to Split Up PepsiCo
"Activist investor" and Trian Fund Management LP founder Nelson Peltz is again urging PepsiCo Inc. to separate its global snack and beverage businesses into two independent public companies.
Wall Street Journal
Packaged Food Industry Slims Down
Whether it's a cookie factory with too much capacity or a corporate culture of first-class flights, the packaged food industry's focus these days is on grinding away excess costs.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
CAGNY: Kraft CEO: Food firms must adapt price, SKUs
Food manufacturers will have to adapt their prices and product offering if they want to remain relevant to a consumer now shopping in different ways, Kraft Foods Group CEO Tony Vernon has said.
CAGNY: Kraft to up focus on "simpler" foods
Products with "simpler" ingredients will form a core part of Kraft Foods Group's portfolio, the US company's chief executive has said.
Higginson recruits former Sainsbury's CFO to Poundland board
Appointed as senior independent director along with a raft of other big-ticket appointments, Shapland will bring his experience as Carpetright CFO and CEO, and as Sainsbury's CFO, to the role.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Mondelez details margin progress amid investor pressure
Mondelez International Inc sought on Tuesday to convince investors that it can increase profit margins in the coming years despite volatile emerging markets, days after a second activist investor disclosed a stake in the maker of Cadbury chocolate and Oreo cookies.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
On the money: Mondelez scales back top-line ambitions
In the year or so since Mondelez International was formed, the Cadbury owner's sales performance has, generally, fallen below expectations.
Mondel "z and Kraft Foods Group keep innovation flowing
Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more This paper reveals how HP CloudSystem Enterprise is the answer for organizations in search of a complete, open, and integrated solution that supports this hybrid IT delivery strategy.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
MondelA"z sales crumble after Chinese biscuit slowdown
Underlying the shortcoming was a significant slowdown in China's biscuit category and ongoing difficulties within the global gum market.