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City snapshot: Kraft Heinz ditches £115bn Unilever bid Subscription

20 Feb 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Unilever shares have fallen back this morning after the announcement last night that Kraft Heinz has walked away from its shock £115bn bid for the group

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Kraft Heinz withdraws 'mega merger' bid for Unilever Subscription

19 Feb 2017

The two companies have issued a statement saying Kraft Heinz has ‘amicably’ withdrawn the bid


Kraft Heinz makes £115bn mega-merger proposal to Unilever

17 Feb 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Kraft Heinz has announced it has made a “comprehensive” proposal to Unilever to combine the two groups, which the UK-listed firm has firmly rejected

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Unilever's Paul Polman on the future of global fmcg Subscription

10 Jul 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

Unilever CEO Paul Polman gives his views on the challenges facing global fmcg gaints following the publication of the OC&C Global 50.

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Three big opportunities for suppliers from the Tesco-Booker merger - video Video

14 Feb 2017 | By David Sables

David Sables of Sentinel Management Consultants explains how suppliers should best approach negotiations with Tesco and Booker

Tesco's Marmite shelf grab

Marmite is now a lightning rod for post-Brexit trade negotiations

28 Oct 2016 | By Adam Leyland

The plot, like one of Unilever’s Knorr stock pots, thickens


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A surprising move by Jamie Oliver

16 Feb 2017

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The Power List reveals a stark lack of women

16 Feb 2017

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