Cadbury India Renamed Mondelez India Foods Limited30 April 2014
INDIA - Cadbury India Limited, a subsidiary of Mondelez International Inc. has been renamed as Mondelez India Foods Limited.
The company said that change in name of Cadbury is in line with the gradual changeover of the name of all subsidiaries of Mondelez International globally.
The $35 billion global snacking powerhouse, Mondelez International is a world leader in biscuits, chocolate, gum, candy, coffee and powdered beverages in more than 165 countries.
Explaining the new name, “monde” for world and “delez for delicious, the company said that it is in line with the gradual changeover of the name of all subsidiaries of Mondelez International globally.
“With the change in name of the company, we conclude the process of transition that began over two years ago. We view this change as yet another milestone in this exciting journey of success and leadership,” Manu Anand, managing director, Mondelez India Foods Limited said on April 21, 2014.
The company said that the change in name of the company will have no impact on the names or packaging of its popular products like Cadbury Dairy Milk, 5 Star, Gems, Bournville, Perk, Celebrations, Choclairs, Halls, Bournvita, Tang and Oreo, which will continue to be sold under the same brand names as before.
The only change consumers will experience is that the new name of the company will appear on the back of pack of the products, the company statement adds.