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  1. Heinz to bottle up KraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Journal Gazette

    ... under the same roof after H.J. Heinz Co. announced plans Wednesday to buy Kraft and create one of the world's largest food and beverage companies. The deal would bring together an array of longtime staples in American kitchens, including Oscar Mayer ...

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  2. Durable-goods orders drop 1.4%Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods fell in February for the third time in the past four months, while a key investment category fell for a sixth month. Orders for durable goods dropped 1.4 percent in February after a 2 percent increase in January and declines of 3.7 percent in December and 2.2 percent in November, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday.

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  3. Heinz looking to buy Kraft, form food titanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    ... Heinz ketchup, Oscar Mayer lunch meats, Jell-O desserts and Miracle Whip spreads, creating one of the world's largest food and beverage companies. The combination of the two companies -- each more than a century old -- was engineered by Warren ...

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  4. Press Digest- New York Times business news - March 26Read the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... canned foods giant it acquired with Buffett in 2013. Once combined, the Kraft Heinz Company will be one of the largest food and beverage conglomerates in the world, with nearly $28 billion in annual sales, and an expected market value of more than ...

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  5. The 10 most important things in the world right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    Masked Palestinian militants from the al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades, the armed wing of the Fatah movement, take part in an anti-Israel military drill in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip March 25, 2015. 2. Legendary investor Warren Buffett announced yesterday that he and the private-equity firm 3G Capital would be merging their H.J. Heinz business with the publicly traded Kraft Foods to form the third-largest food and beverage company in North America.

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  6. Heinz-Kraft deal: The stories behind the brandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    ... 25, 2015. H.J. Heinz Co. is buying Kraft Foods Group Inc., creating what the companies say will be the third-largest food and beverage company in North America, the companies announced Wednesday. (Gene J. Puskar, AP / AP) This photo shows the former ...

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  7. Buffett's diet? Think twice, warn expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    Following Warren Buffett's investment advice may be smart, but nutritionists say that eating too many of the "junk-food" products made by companies he has invested in isn't quite as wise. His move on Wednesday to inject Velveeta cheese, Jell-O, Lunchables, Oscar Mayer wieners, and Kool-Aid into his portfolio, stuffs an already amply supplied larder.

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  8. Unilever to up stake in Nigerian unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Just-food.com

    The global food and personal care products giant said in a statement on its website it would acquire up to 944,465,532 shares in the Company at an intended offer price of NGN 45.50 per share in cash. Bruno Witvoet, executive vice president of Unilever Africa said: "This proposal demonstrates our commitment to the Unilever Nigeria business and confidence in the long-term growth prospects of the company and consumer goods sector in Nigeria."

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  9. Fun facts about some favourite foodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Bixby Wait started mixing powdered gelatin with fruit flavours and sugar. The result was sold to the Genesee Pure Food Company in 1899, and within a few years, advertisements in The Ladies Home Journal and the distribution of Jell-O cookbooks as a ...

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  10. Medea Vodka lights up party with iBeacon-flavored bottle messagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mobile Marketer

    Medea Vodka, known for its programmable LED displays integrated onto its bottles, is leveraging Apple's iBeacon Bluetooth technology to let consumers program personal messages on bottles from mobile devices. Owners can program their bottle to say whatever they want, including phrases such as "I love you," or "Will You Marry Me?" or, maybe just "Let's Party!" The feature underscores how mobile can be used to enhance engagement with an activity that occurs only in a physical location, such as alcohol consumption.

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  11. Ohio job cuts likely in Heinz buyout of KraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... the same roof after H.J. Heinz Co. announced yesterday that it plans to buy Kraft, creating one of the world's largest food and beverage companies. The deal would bring together an array of longtime staples in American kitchens, including Oscar ...

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  12. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    Het doel van het geneesmid... )--Un medicament novateur, qui va etre teste, pourrait donner de l'espoir aux millions de Britanniques qui risquent un jour de souffrir d'arthrite. Le medicament vise a empec... )--The Board of Directors of Campbell Soup Company today declared a regular quarterly dividend on Campbell's capital stock of $0.312 per share.

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  13. Market Close: Shares fall, paced by Fletcher, Air NZ, FonterraRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBR Newsroom

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  14. Kraft-Heinz Deal Shows Brazilian Buyout Firm's Cost-Cutting RecipeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

    ... details as minute as how to make photocopies A key ingredient in 3G Capital Partners LP's recipe for reshaping the U.S. food industry-reflected in its roughly $49 billion deal to acquire Kraft Foods Group Inc.-is an arcane-sounding financial tool ...

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  15. Heinz and Kraft to mergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    Commemorative tomato sauce bottles with portraits of Warren Buffett at the exhibition of Berkshire Hathaway companies at the annual meeting in Omaha last year. Kraft Foods Group, the maker of Velveeta cheese and Oscar Mayer meats, will merge with tomato sauce maker HJ Heinz, owned by 3G Capital and Berkshire Hathaway, to form the world's third-largest food and beverage company.

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  16. Asia stocks down on weak data, Wall Street diveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... HOT DOGS: H.J. Heinz and Kraft Foods announced plans to merge in a deal that would create one of the world's largest food companies. The merger was engineered by Heinz's owners, Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and Brazilian investment firm 3G ...

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  17. 'Krafting' Success For My Dividend Growth PortfolioRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    A verse in the popular Barenaked Ladies' song "If I Had A Million Dollars" goes like this: If I had a million dollars ... We wouldn't have to eat Kraft Dinner ... But we would eat Kraft Dinner ... Of course we would, we'd just eat more ... And buy really expensive ketchups with it ... Those lyrics were the subject of much discussion in my household back in the 1990s, and my kids, my wife and I had a rare instance of total agreement: Nobody would combine mac & cheese with ketchup! Buffett, whose Berkshire Hathaway teamed with Brazilian equity firm 3G Capital to take H.J. Heinz private last year, is again teaming with 3G -- this time to buy Kraft Foods , merge it with Heinz and create the third-largest food and beverage company in North America .

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  18. New head of TR for Brown-FormanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Drinks Business

    Effective from 1 May of this year, Farrer will replace Jim Perry who is going on to lead the company's emerging market business. Farrer joined Brown-Forman in 1998 working in sales and marketing in California.

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  19. Heinz-Kraft Deal Bottles Legal Work for DozensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Law.com

    Two of the country's largest food companies have agreed to merge in a deal put into place with the help of dozens of lawyers across four law firms. Pittsburgh-based H.J. Heinz Co.

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  20. 3G generating profit for Buffett seen slashing jobs at KraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    H.J. Heinz, which is controlled by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and buyout firm 3G Capital, said Wednesday that it agreed to buy the macaroni-and-cheese maker in a cash-and-stock deal. The companies said the combination will produce $1.5 billion in annual cost savings by the end of 2017 and probably add to earnings per share that year.

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