Heinz-Kraft: Warren’s buffet

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Buffet and 3g have earned well in food. Who is next to be eaten?

Warren Buffett wins two ways on Heinz

Berkshire got $1.1bn in dividends and equity stake value doubled

Adidas promises higher profits

Sportswear group seeks to bounce back after run of setbacks

Mengniu: washed white

Dairy company is spending for the future

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SuperGroup surges on strategy makeover

Shares rise after fashion retailer pledges to pay first dividend

Kraft’s sticky problem: American cheese

A taste for the orange, processed fare was never big outside the US

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Brazil’s 3G trio show voracious appetite

Group consolidates struggling sector with Heinz-Kraft deal

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Mike Ashley’s retail group accused of withholding payments

Facebook opens Messenger to developers

Social network is betting the app will be earnings generator

Kraft deal a departure from Buffett’s past

Merger between Kraft and Heinz provides new acquisitions template

Ruthless operating focus behind 3G rise

Buyout firm has put entire US consumer sector on alert

Moss Bros not wedded to morning suits

Profits up and hire business improves thanks to more modern look

3G-Buffett to swallow Kraft via Heinz

Buyout group teams up with Berkshire to create $100bn company

The right ingredients for a deal

Merger will create fifth-largest food and beverage company

Fonterra sees industry glass half full

New Zealand milk producer sees supply glut easing

AG Barr up but warns over price pressures

Irn-Bru maker says supermarket wars challenge industry

Monsanto rejects weedkiller cancer link

Seed maker says WHO study contradicts decades of science

Wolseley: American dream

An alternative to Lowe’s and Home Depot, but not a perfect match

Wm Morrison chiefs take express checkout

Five senior managers to depart as new CEO clears out old regime

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