Patanjali, Reliance Jio among India's top 10 most influential brands

Patanjali, Reliance Jio among India's top 10 most influential brands

Home grown Patanjali and Mukesh Ambani's controlled Reliance Jio have bagged the fourth and ninth position, respectively, Ipsos said in its report of most influential brands.

Jul 14, 2017, 20:37 PM IST
CVC probes Rs 580 cr alleged excise duty evasion by Cadbury

CVC probes Rs 580 cr alleged excise duty evasion by Cadbury

In the second major case involving a foreign company under its probe, the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) is investigating alleged excise duty evasion to the tune of about Rs 580 crore by confectionery giant Mondelez, maker of Cadbury chocolates.

Feb 23, 2016, 19:19 PM IST

Taxman demands $88 mn from Cadbury in tax dispute

But it has also vowed to step back from what critics call "tax terrorism" after high profile cases, such as bumper claims against Vodafone Group Plc, threatened to tarnish its reputation.

Apr 06, 2015, 17:22 PM IST

Over Rs 570 cr excise duty evasion demand against Cadbury

After completion of its investigation, the DGCEI had slapped a show-cause notice to the firm demanding about Rs 250 crore against excise duty evasion, they said.

Apr 05, 2015, 14:29 PM IST

Malaysia Muslim groups call for boycott of Cadbury, Kraft foods after pork traces

Cadbury Malaysia, a part of Mondelez International Inc, on Monday recalled the Dairy Milk chocolates after Malaysian authorities found the pork traces during a random test. Products in this Muslim majority Southeast Asian nation are regularly checked to ensure they are halal, or permissible according to Islamic law.

May 29, 2014, 15:31 PM IST

Cadbury India changes name to Mondelez India Foods Ltd

Cadbury India, a subsidiary of Mondelez International, Monday changed its name to Mondelez India Foods Limited.

Apr 21, 2014, 13:58 PM IST

Fin Min moves to recover IT exemption availed by Cadbury

Sources said on top of the excise duty exemption, Cadbury is alleged to have wrongly claimed income tax exemption on profit earned through its production unit.

Mar 11, 2013, 18:21 PM IST

Rs 252 crore excise duty evasion notice to Cadbury

During its investigation, the officials found that the company claimed excise duty exemption for its new unit in Sandoli village in Baddi, relating to a period even before it came into existence, the sources said.

Mar 06, 2013, 09:58 AM IST

Nestle wins trademark battle against Cadbury over kitkat bar’s shape

Nestle has won a trademark lawsuit against Cadbury over their rights to KitKat chocolate bar’s four-fingered and three-dimensional shape.

Jan 03, 2013, 17:40 PM IST

Cadbury India under probe for Rs 213 cr tax evasion

The government Thursday said that Directorate General of Central Excise Investigation (DGCEI) has detected two cases of tax evasion amounting to Rs 213 crore by the different units of the confectionery major Cadbury India Ltd.

Nov 22, 2012, 19:13 PM IST

Cadbury under lens for Rs 100 cr alleged excise duty evasion

Confectionery firm Cadbury India Limited has come under the scanner of financial intelligence sleuths for alleged excise duty evasion of about Rs 100 crore.

Nov 04, 2012, 12:30 PM IST

Companies given ‘unrivalled platform’ to endorse junk food at London Games

Large brands like Coca-Cola, McDonald’s and Cadbury’s have been provided with an unrivaled platform to promote unhealthy and junk food to children at the London Olympics, according to a report titled The Obesity Games.

Jul 26, 2012, 15:17 PM IST

Cadbury secures favourable HC order in trademark case

The chocolate manufacturer had sought court's order to restrain Lodha Garments from using 'Cadbeery' as trademark for jeans, trousers, shirts and pants.

Nov 06, 2011, 09:23 AM IST

Cadbury apologises to Naomi Campbell for racist chocolate ad

Cadbury has finally apologised to Naomi Campbell for their latest advertisement of Dairy Milk Bliss in which they compared her to the chocolate.

Jun 04, 2011, 12:31 PM IST

Naomi Campbell to sue Cadbury over `racist` commercial: Report

Supermodel Naomi Campbell is reportedly set to take legal action against confectioners Cadbury over a `racist` ad where she was compared to a chocolate bar.

Jun 02, 2011, 09:26 AM IST

Cadbury`s top bosses resign following Kraft`s takeover

Within a month of Cadbury`s buyout by American chocolate maker Kraft Foods, top three executives of the British confectioner have announced their resignation from the company.

Feb 04, 2010, 23:56 PM IST

Kraft lowers acceptance condition from Cadbury shareholders

US food major Kraft Foods on Wednesday
said it required only 50 per cent support from Cadbury
shareholders to take over the British confectioner.

Jan 28, 2010, 00:10 AM IST

Cadbury shares jump 4% on LSE on Kraft offer

The shares of Cadbury on Tuesday jumped
nearly four per cent to touch its year-high on the London
Stock Exchange after the confectionery major accepted the
takeover offer by American food company Kraft Foods.

Jan 19, 2010, 21:01 PM IST

India will remain a key market: Cadbury

Confectionery maker Cadbury,
which has agreed to be acquired by US-based Kraft Foods, on Tuesday
said India will remain a key market for its business.

Jan 19, 2010, 20:54 PM IST

Kraft snares Cadbury for $19.6 bn

Kraft Foods agreed a recommended deal to buy Cadbury for around 11.9 billion pounds ($19.6 billion), creating the world`s top confectioner after frantic last-minute talks broke an impasse over price.

Jan 19, 2010, 17:05 PM IST