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Cadbury launches new lifestyle programme for families

Cadbury Nigeria Plc on Thursday announced the launch of a healthy lifestyle programme aimed at bringing nutrition education, active play and fresh foods to at-risk children and their families in Nigeria.

The firm said it was joining nine other countries in the Mondelez International family in this initiative, which would involve $50m a-year commitment to promote healthy lifestyles and address obesity.

Mondelez backs out of bid to acquire Hershey

Mondelez International, Inc, the US-based global beverage and confectionery behemoth behind such names as Cadbury, among others said on Monday it was backing out of a $23bn bid to acquire US chocolate candy maker Hershey.

Cadbury inaugurates new N10bn factory

Cadbury Nigeria Plc, makers of Bournvita among other beverage products, on Friday, 16 October 2015, commissioned a new manufacturing plant at its Agidingbi, Ikeja site in Lagos.

The new ultra-modern production plant was commissioned by the Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode.

The new factory would enable the company raise its capacity by nearly 37 percent to meet rising demand for its food-drink and Bournvita.