Cadbury's Sale to Kraft: A National Icon Becomes Just Chocolate


On Monday, the board of Cadbury PLC (CBY) accepted a $19.4 billion buyout offer from American conglomerate Kraft Foods (KFT). As the smoke clears from that momentous decision -- not to mention the months of acrimony leading up to it -- commentators, analysts and chocolate lovers from around the world are arguing over the sale, Kraft's practices, and what Cadbury means to Great Britain.