Lifestyle

These famous foods all have an iconic mascot — see if you can name them

Food brands employ mascots to make their products memorable. Many of these characters have names that you may not have known. Do you know Cap’n Crunch’s full name? What name is Bartholomew Richard Fitzgerald-Smythe better known by? Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. With endless choices lining every grocery store […]
These famous foods all have an iconic mascot — see if you can name them
News

Online fashion retailer The Iconic will transition to 100% recycled delivery satchels, as the company sees a surge in sales amid the pandemic

Popular online fashion retailer The Iconic has released 100% recycled satchels. The new satchels will be white instead of the company’s traditional black packaging. It’s part of the company’s broader sustainability targets it hopes to reach by 2022. Visit Business Insider Australia’s homepage for more stories. The Iconic has released […]
Online fashion retailer The Iconic will transition to 100% recycled delivery satchels, as the company sees a surge in sales amid the pandemic
Strategy

‘What’s the purpose that brands have?’: The company behind Nabisco and Cadbury is making a major change to packaging after asking customers what they want

MondelēzInternational is the owner of billion-dollar snack brands like Nabisco and Cadbury. It announced Tuesday it will make all packaging for all of its brands recyclable by 2025 and will eliminate 65 million kg of packaging by 2020. This article is part of Business Insider’s ongoing series on Better Capitalism. […]
‘What’s the purpose that brands have?’: The company behind Nabisco and Cadbury is making a major change to packaging after asking customers what they want
Markets

Amcor is swallowing US packaging group Bemis in a $9 billion deal

Amcor takes over US packaging group Bemis. The combined group will have revenue of $US13 billion. All-stock cash free transaction will give Amcor shareholders 71% of the combined entity. Australian packaging company Amcor is taking over US-based rival Bemis Company in a $US6.8 billion ($A9.2 billion) all-script deal and shifting […]
Amcor is swallowing US packaging group Bemis in a $9 billion deal
Markets

Amcor is about to announce a massive takeover deal

Packaging company Amcor has gone into a trading halt as it prepares to announce a major acquisition. The company says the acquisition is an “all stock” deal but didn’t give further details. However, reports say Amcor is finalising a $7 billion buyout of US-based rival Bemis Company, a plastics packaging […]
Amcor is about to announce a massive takeover deal
Markets

Amcor is getting hit by a higher US dollar but sees better earnings

Amcor expects higher earnings for the full year despite a higher US dollar stripping $US37 million from profits. The packaging company’s profit for the half year to December fell 4.9% to $US305.5 million. Without the foreign exchange difference, Amcor would have posted a 6.6% rise in profit. A short time […]
Amcor is getting hit by a higher US dollar but sees better earnings