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More protests, hard questions at Mondelez annual meeting : CEO downplays successor talk; job cuts draw chants

May 18, 2017 - Chicago Tribune

It was deja vu all over again at the annual shareholder meeting Wednesday for Mondelez International, a global snack food company known for brands like Oreo cookies and Ritz crackers.

Outside, union protesters again chanted their opposition to the Deerfield-based company's decision to slash hundreds of jobs from the longtime Nabisco plant on Chicago's Southwest Side last year and move some production lines to Mexico.

And inside, CEO Irene Rosenfeld again fielded pointed questions fro...