Rus News Journal

Cadbury Schweppes it will be divided into 2 companies

the Leading world manufacturer of confectionery, British Cadbury Schweppes Plc., has confirmed officially the information which has appeared earlier on planned division on two companies.
in the published message of the company it is noticed that board of directors the second develops division variants in which result one of the companies will concentrate on manufacture of confectionery production and chocolate, and - on manufacture of soft drinks.
more detailed information on the given decision is expected on June, 19th 2007., by the time of updating of financial indicators of the company.
according to experts, division Cadbury Schweppes can increase company cost on 3,4 mlrd pounds sterling (4,96 mlrd euro). Net profit Cadbury Schweppes Plc. In 2006. Has increased by 52,8 % - to 1,17 mlrd pounds sterling (1,74 mlrd euro) in comparison with 765 million pounds sterling (1,14 mlrd euro), received year before. A company gain for 2006. Has increased by 15,5 % and has made 7,43 mlrd pounds sterling (11,03 mlrd euro) against 6,43 mlrd pounds sterling (9,55 mlrd euro) year before.
the Operational profit for the accounting period has made 909 million pounds sterling (1,35 mlrd euro) that on 8,6 % less than a corresponding indicator for 2005., the 995 million pounds sterling fixed at level (1,48 mlrd euro).