This week, demand for polyols is reported as experiencing
substantial growth on the back of health trend, Cargill provides
more convenient cocoa packaging, and Cadbury Schweppes moves nearer
to its beverage-arm demerger.
Cadbury Schweppes says that its American Beverages division is
defying the increasingly challenging conditions in the global
carbonated soft drinks market by performing above the company's
expectations for the year.
Cadbury Schweppes yesterday filed regulatory documents outlining
the demerger of its Americas beverage business into a new
company, revealing the company's strategy to maintain its position
as the world's largest confectionery...
The saga over the anticipated sale of Cadbury Schweppes'
US beverage division continues to roll on, with the company
understood to have turned down a revised offer for the arm,
according to news reports in the UK.