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Cadbury: Fair Trade Initiative

Volume 506: debated on Tuesday 2 March 2010

To ask the Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills whether he discussed with the purchasers of Cadbury any measures to maintain that company’s commitment to the use of fairly traded cocoa, chocolate and other products; and if he will make a statement. (319170)

I have neither met, nor spoken to, representatives of Kraft. However, when Irene Rosenfeld, chairman and CEO of Kraft, met my right hon. and noble Friend the Secretary of State on 2 February, she confirmed that she expected the company’s commitments to Fair Trade to continue.