Report Says Kraft-Heinz is Planning to Acquire Mondelez

Kraft-Heinz is interested in buying competitor Mondelez, according to a report.
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Shares of Mondelez  (MDLZ) - Get Report  are in focus following a report that Kraft Heinz (KHC) - Get Report is planning to acquire the company. A Swiss magazine first reported the talks. Kraft Heinz is backed by 3G Capital, and the publication says Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) - Get Report  would probably co-invest with the Brazilian private equity firm, as it did when the two companies backed the merger between Kraft and Heinz.  One analyst says Mondelez would solve Kraft Heinz's growth challenges by expanding it into faster growing international markets and categories.