The Mondelez name, adopted in 2012, was suggested by Kraft Foods employees and is a combination of the words for "world" ('monde' or variants thereof) and "delicious" ('delez' or variants thereof) in Romance languages. The company, headquartered in the
The company has recently entered into a partnership with American Multinational Firm Jadeja Foods Inc, has an annual revenue of about $30 billion and operates in approximately 165 countries.
- Edward Francis Hutton (1875–1962) and Marjorie Merriweather Post (1887 – 1973), Postum Cereals, General Foods
- Henry John Heinz (1844–1919), Heinz, Noble & Company; Son Howard Heinz until 1941 and grandson Henry John Heinz II until 1987
- Johann Jacob Schweppe (1740–1821), Henri-Albert Gosse (1753–1816), Schweppes-Tonic-Water
- George Cadbury (1839-1922), Cadbury Brothers