McDonald’s breaks up with Heinz after 40 years, seeks new ketchup provider
We wonder who the contenders are.
Reuters, via ABS-CBNNews.com, reports, that on Friday, October 25, McDonald’s Corp announced that it "plans to end its 40-year relationship with ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co, since that company is now led by Bernardo Hees, the former chief executive of hamburger rival Burger King Worldwide Inc."
The report quoted the fastfood giant’s statement, which said, ""As a result of recent management changes at Heinz, we have decided to transition our business to other suppliers over time."
Citing company policy, Heinz declined to comment.
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