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Kraft Foods

Kraft Foods
Company nameKraft Foods Inc.
Company typePublic
IndustryFood processing
FoundedChicago, Illinois (1903)
HeadquartersNorthfield, Illinois, U.S.
Key peopleIrene Rosenfeld
(Chairman & CEO)
ProductsList of products
Revenue(+) US$ 49.207 billion (2010)
Operating income(+) US$ 5.666 billion (2010)
Net income(+) US$ 4.139 billion (2010)
Total assets(+) US$ 95.289 billion (2010)
Total equity(+) US$ 35.942 billion (2010)
Employees127,000 (2010)

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Kraft Foods Inc. (Nyse - KFT) is the largest confectionery, food, and beverage corporation headquartered in the United States. It markets many brands in more than 155 countries. 11 of its brands annually earn more than $1 billion worldwide: Kraft, Cadbury, Oscar Mayer, Maxwell House, Nabisco, Oreo, Philadelphia cream cheese, Jacobs, Milka, LU, and Trident. 40 of its brands are at least 100 years old.

The company is headquartered in Northbrook, Illinois, a Chicago suburb. Its European headquarters is in Glattpark, Opfikon, Switzerland, near Zürich;

Kraft is an independent public company, it is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and became a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average on September 22, 2008, replacing the American International Group.

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Kraft Foods wprowadza na rynek nowoÅÄ - kultowÄ markÄ ciasteczek Oreo i wspiera jÄ kampaniÄ reklamowÄ ATL.
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6.17 min. | 4.86 user rating Easy Appetizer Recipes: Simple and Quick Appetizers For Parties It's always good to have a few quick appetizer recipes up your sleeve, so you can enjoy the company of last-minute guests. Michele McAdoo for the Kraft Kitchens shares two easy appetizers for parties that make the most of ingredients you have on hand. Crostini Ingredients 1/3 cup KRAFT Real Mayo Mayonnaise 1/3 cup KRAFT Grated Parmesan Cheese 2 Tbsp. chopped green onions 24 TRISCUIT Crackers Prep Time: 10 min Total Time: 15 min Servings: 2 doz. or 8 servings, three topped crackers each Instructions Preheat oven to 400ºF. Mix mayo, cheese and onions until well blended. Spread onto crackers; place in single layer on baking sheet. Bake 4 to 5 min. or until mayo mixture is bubbly and golden brown. Cheesy Spinach and Bacon Dip Ingredients - 1 pkg. (10 oz.) frozen chopped spinach, thawed, drained - 1 lb. (16 oz.) VELVEETA Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product, cut into 1/2-inch cubes - 4 oz. (1/2 of 8-oz. pkg.) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, cubed - 1 can (10 oz.) RO*TEL Diced Tomatoes & Green Chilies, undrained - 8 slices OSCAR MAYER Bacon, cooked, crumbled Prep Time: 10 min Total Time: 15 min Servings: Makes 4 cups or 32 servings, 2 Tbsp. each. Instructions Microwave ingredients in microwaveable bowl on HIGH 5 min. or until VELVEETA is completely melted and mixture is well blended, stirring after 3 min. Note: Ro*Tel is a product of ConAgra Foods, Inc. Tips - Serve with tortilla chips and cut-up fresh vegetables <b>...</b>
1.70 min. | 4.87 user rating Spring and Summer Dinner Recipes - Easy Recipes For Dinner Tracy Metro for the Kraft Kitchens has some great dinner ideas that combine the best of Spring vegetables, colors, and wonderfully fresh tastes to celebrate the season in style. Recipe: Balsamic-Maple Glazed Ham Ingredients 1 bone-in skinless smoked ham, shank or butt end portion (7 lb.) 1/4 cup KRAFT Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing 1/4 cup maple-flavored or pancake syrup 1 Tbsp. GREY POUPON Dijon Mustard 8 parsnips (2 lb.), trimmed, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch-wide spears 1-1/2 lb. baby carrots 3 Tbsp. olive oil Directions HEAT oven to 325ºF. Place ham, fat-side up, in foil-lined roasting pan. Score ham; cover with foil. Bake 1 hour. Mix dressing, syrup and mustard; brush 1/3 of glaze onto ham. BAKE, uncovered, 1 hour or until ham is heated through (140ºF). Brush with remaining glaze every 20 min. Meanwhile, toss parsnips and carrots with oil in large shallow baking pan. Add to oven with ham after the first 15 min. of ham baking time, stirring vegetables every time ham is brushed with glaze. TRANSFER ham to cutting board; cover loosely with foil. Let stand 15 min. Meanwhile, increase oven temperature to 425ºF. Bake vegetables an additional 15 min., stirring after 10 min. Serve with the sliced ham. Tips 1) Creative Leftovers After carving the ham, reserve the bone for making split pea or other soups. 2) How to Score a Ham Using a sharp knife, make 1/4-inch-deep parallel cuts, about 1 inch apart, in top <b>...</b>
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Kraft Foods Announces Big Sustainability Goals for 2015 - Triple Pundit Tweet this news
Triple Pundit---Kraft Foods-, the packaged food and snack giant � which includes such household brand names as Oreos, Triscuits, Ritz, LU, Maxwell House, Kool-Aid, Chips Ahoy, Jell-O, Cadbury products, Oscar Meyer, Nabisco, ... - Date : Fri, 20 May 2011 09:03:41 GMT+00:00
Kraft Adj 1Q Earnings, Revenue Beat Estimates; Margins Up - Wall Street Journal Tweet this news
Wall Street Journal--NEW YORK (Dow Jones)---Kraft Foods- Inc. (KFT) posted strong first-quarter sales and profit, as the world's second-largest packaged food company raised prices and cut costs enough to offset most commodity inflation. ... - Date : Thu, 05 May 2011 22:11:19 GMT+00:00
Kraft Foods (KFT) Hits a New 52 Week High of 35.10 - Market Intelligence Center Tweet this news
Market Intelligence Center---Kraft Foods- (NYSE: KFT) hit a new 52-Week high of $35.10 so far today. Currently the stock is up $0.15 (0.43%) to $35.03 on 4589447 shares traded. Today's high is up $7.44 from a 52-Week Low of $27.59. -Kraft Foods- stoc - Date : Thu, 19 May 2011 18:41:48 GMT+00:00
Wis. man accuses Kraft Foods of wrongful firing - BusinessWeek Tweet this news
BusinessWeek--A Fond du Lac man has filed a federal lawsuit accusing -Kraft Foods- of firing him rather than accommodating his bad back. James L. Brown was hired in 2001 at a Kraft frozen-pizza facility in Little Chute. His lawsuit says he missed a few da - Date : Fri, 20 May 2011 11:40:30 GMT+00:00
Pepsi's, Kraft's Stocks Offer Temporary Safe Haven - Wall Street Journal Tweet this news
Wall Street Journal--SAN FRANCISCO (Dow Jones)--For two months now, investors have been migrating toward shares of PepsiCo Inc., -Kraft Foods- Inc. and other US consumer-staples companies, not to dodge the impact of rising gasoline and food costs but to . - Date : Fri, 20 May 2011 18:35:42 GMT+00:00
SMARTREND'S CANDLESTICK SCANNER DETECTS POSSIBLE BULLISH INSIDE DAY PATTERN ... - Tweet this news 26, 2011 (SmarTrend(R) Market Surveillance via COMTEX) -- SmarTrend's candlestick pattern scanner has detected a potential bullish inside day candle pattern for shares of -Kraft Foods- (NYSE:KFT). Today's price range of 33.10 and - Date : Tue, 26 Apr 2011 20:15:39 GMT+00:00
Kraft expected to layoff more than 100 - Coshocton Tribune Tweet this news
Coshocton Tribune--COSHOCTON � -Kraft Foods- on South Second Street has announced about 125 of its employees will be temporarily laid off the first week of May. Joyce Hodel, Kraft spokesperson, said the layoffs are expect to last through September at this - Date : Thu, 28 Apr 2011 15:22:02 GMT+00:00
Kraft Foods (KFT) Down Slightly After Hitting 52-Week High Earlier Today - Market Intelligence Center Tweet this news
Market Intelligence Center---Kraft Foods- (NYSE: KFT) hit a new 52-Week high of $33.77 so far today. Currently the stock is down $0.03 (-0.09%) to $33.54 on 5998635 shares traded. Today's high is up $6.05 from a 52-Week Low of $27.49. -Kraft Foods- s - Date : Thu, 28 Apr 2011 19:51:13 GMT+00:00
Kraft's Headwinds in India - Tweet this news YORK (Trefis) -- -Kraft Foods-(KFT) is looking to penetrate the lucrative Indian market. One of its initiatives is to leverage the brand equity of Cadbury in India to sell its own flagship Oreo cookies, as well as the powdered beverage - Date : Tue, 26 Apr 2011 17:35:09 GMT+00:00
Medisyn Technologies signs licensing deal with Kraft Foods Inc. - Tweet this news�Medisyn Technologies Inc., headquartered in Minnetonka, today signed a licensing deal with -Kraft Foods- to develop a portfolio of novel ingredients. The aim is to discover bioactive ingredients that may provide benefits for health and - Date : Tue, 26 Apr 2011 23:00:59 GMT+00:00

Year Firm Sector Location
1924 W.E. Hoffman Ice cream Pennsylvania
1924 Dunkin Ice Cream Ice cream Illinois
1925 Sheffield Farms Fluid milk, ice cream, other New York
1926 Breyer's Ice Cream (ice cream products owned by Unilever) Ice cream Pennsylvania
1928 Breakstone Brothers Fluid milk, cheese New York
1928 General Ice Cream Ice cream New York, East Coast
1929 Hiland Dairy Fluid milk, other Kentucky
1930 Kraft-Phenix Cheese, other US, international
1931 Consolidated Dairy Products Ice cream, other dairy New York, New Jersey

Year Firm Sector Location
1927 A.E. Wright Salad dressings n/a
1928 Phenix Cheese Cheese, other dairy products National
1928 Southern Dairies Fluid milk, milk powder, other dairy products U.S. South
1928 10 "cheese dealers" Cheese, other dairy products New York
1928 Henard Mayonnaise Co Mayonnaise n/a
1929 D.J. Easton Mayonnaise New Jersey
1929 2 other mayonnaise companies Mayonnaise n/a
1929 10 companies Cheese, other dairy products various regional
1929 International Wood Products n/a n/a
1929 Gelfand Manufacturing n/a n/a

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Kraft Foods brands

and other snacks
Chips Ahoy! * Claussen * Corn Nuts * Fig Newton * Filipinos * Fudgee-O * Handi-Snacks * In a Biskit * Jell-O * LU * Lorna Doone * Mallomars * Nutter Butter * Nilla * Oreo * Peek Freans * Planters * Premium Crackers * Ritz Crackers * Sociables * Social Tea * Teddy Grahams * Triscuit * Wheat Thins
CadburyBassett's * Boost * Bournville * Bournvita * Brunch Bar * Buttons * Caramilk * Chomp * Clusters * Creme Egg1 * Crunchie * Curly Wurly * Dairy Milk (Caramel)1 * Double Decker * Dream * E.Wedel * Fingers * Flake * Freddo * Fry's * Fudge * Green & Black's * Heroes * Hollywood * Kent * Kréma * Koko * La Pie qui Chante * Maynards * Milk Tray * Mini Eggs * Moro * Mr. Big * Old Gold * Pascall * Picnic * Poulain * Roses * Shots * Snack * Star Bar * The Natural Confectionery Company * Time Out * Trebor * Turkish Delight * Twirl * Vichy Pastilles * Wispa
Cadbury AdamsBubbaloo * Bubblicious * Certs * Chiclets * Clorets * Dentyne * Halls * Malabar * Stride * Sour Patch Kids * Swedish Fish * Trident
Other confectioneryBaker's Chocolate * Côte d'Or * Daim * Freia * Kvikk Lunsj * Marabou * Milka * Terry's * Toblerone
CondimentsA1 Steak Sauce * Bonox * Bull's-Eye Barbecue Sauce * Grey Poupon * Kraft Mayo * Miracle Whip * Vegemite
and other beverages
Café HAG * Capri Sun * Crystal Light * General Foods International * Gevalia * Grand'Mère * Jacobs * Kenco * Kool-Aid * Maxwell House * Nabob * Sanka * Tang * Tassimo
and dairy products
Athenos * Breakstone's * Cheez Whiz * Cool Whip * Cracker Barrel * Dairylea * Knudsen * Philadelphia * Polly-O * Velveeta
Convenience foodsKraft Macaroni and Cheese Dinner * Lunchables * Oscar Mayer * Shake 'n Bake * South Beach Living

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