Friday, 17 February 2017 The ketchup and macaroni cheese king, backed by Warren Buffett, said that it made an offer to buy Unilever, the European conglomerate that owns Dove and Ben & Jerry's. Unilever said no. But its shares and Kraft Heinz soared.
A $143 billion bid by Kraft Heinz to buy Unilever was rejected Friday. A combination would be the third-biggest takeover in history and the largest acquisition of a UK-based company, according to Thomson Reuters data. The potential takeover would fuse some of the world's best known brands, from...
The takeover bids by two separate Pittsburgh-based companies are leading the targeted companies to call for new regulations in their home countries. Unilever... bizjournals - BusinessAlso reported by •Just-Food
LONDON (dpa-AFX) - Unilever plc is preparing to sell some of its food brands in a 6 billion pounds or $7.4 billion deal, partly in response to the recently... FinanzNachrichten.de - MarketsAlso reported by •City A.M.