Daily Archives: February 4, 2010

Dan Bogler

There has been a lot of hand-wringing in the UK about the future of Cadbury under Kraft Foods, which is currently raising debt to fund its $19bn acquisition of the chocolate maker.

It is understandable that employees, in particular, are uncertain about their jobs; it is also clear that Cadbury is a name that resonates publicly in a way that glass maker Pilkington or even BAA, the airports operator, both of whom were taken over by foreign rivals, did not. But there are some simple truths that should not be drowned in all the emotion. Read more