Chocolate market affects Deerfield based Mondelez.
Saturday, November 24, 2012
Deerfield based EDL Consulting has developed an application for small and medium sized businesses to use the “cloud” to sell directly to customers through e-commerce, according to a story in Techgoondu. The program eases the way for companies to build an online market for far less than it can be done by a large company and have the service ready to go in as little as 10 week, according to the story. Meanwhile, Deerfield based Mondelez International, Inc., expects a little change market for chocolate in the next year making it easier to forecast prices, according to an article on Bloomberg Business Week. “From a weather conditions standpoint, we are not seeing severe droughts or floods, so in the near-term, it looks like a more predictable …
When Kraft divides into two companies, the snack foods will be based in Deerfield.
Deerfield will be the new home of Mondelez International, Inc., when Northfield based Kraft Foods divides into two separate companies later this year, according to spokesperson Michael Mitchell. Mondelez will become the company of brands like Oreo cookies, Maxwell House coffee, Trident gum and Kraft cheeses while Kraft Foods Group, Inc. will remain at the current Northfield headquarters and be responsible for grocery products. The move will bring several hundred new jobs to Deerfield, according to Mitchell. The Village was chosen for several reasons including infrastructure, access to O’Hare International Airport and convenience to employees and their families. The company remains in lease negotiations and intends to announce the location …