TITLE

Cadbury Fizz

AUTHOR(S)
Morais, Richard C.
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;12/26/2005, Vol. 1 Issue 9, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the acquisition of Cadbury Schweppes' European drink business by Blackstone Group International and Lion Capital. The debt-funded acquisition loaded down Cadbury's balance sheet, and by June 2005 the burden had reached $7.4 billion. So Cadbury's CEO Todd Stitzer is using the European drinks sale to pay down debt.
ACCESSION #
20926840

 

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