All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘heinz’

McDonald’s Ketchup: Who Will Be Next Supplier?

Move over, Miranda Kerr and Orlando Bloom. There’s a new divorce of the decade. Your favorite fries will no longer be served with your favorite ketchup. Soon, Heinz ketchup will no longer have a home at your friendly neighborhood grease factory. McDonald’s has announced that it will no longer be partnering with Heinz, nor will it be serving their ketchup …

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McDonald’s Dropping Heinz Ketchup Due to New CEO

McDonald’s is dropping Heinz as its ketchup supplier due to the advent of a new chief executive officer at H.J. Heinz Co. Bernardo Hees, the new CEO at Heinz, was formerly the chief executive for one of McDonald’s biggest competitors: Burger King. “As a result of recent management changes at Heinz, we have decided to transition our business to other …

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Heinz Announces 600 Layoffs In US and Canada

American food company and condiment titan the H.J. Heinz Co. announced that they will be laying off 600 workers across the United States and Canada. The layoffs will include 350 workers at the company’s home base in Pittsburgh, PA. Heinz was bought in June by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway and Brazilian investment firm 3G Capital for a reported $23.3 billion. …

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Mad Men: The Real Rolling Stones Jingle

Business Insider raised an interesting point about last night’s episode of Mad Men. In the episode Don Draper tries to get The Rolling Stones to sing a jingle for Heinz Baked Beans titled “Heinz is on My Side.” This sounds a bit ridiculous, but it isn’t far from the truth. On the show, Draper tells a fan the Stones did …

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