Mondelez International, Inc., Makers of OREO, RITZ, TRIDENT & the 'Official Snacks of U.S. Soccer,' to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

By GlobeNewswire,  June 03, 2014, 10:41:00 AM EDT


ADVISORY, June 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

Representatives from Mondelēz International, Inc. (Nasdaq:MDLZ), a global snacking powerhouse and makers of the Official Snacks of U.S. Soccer, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to help rally support around the U.S Men's National Soccer Team as the players prepare for the largest sporting event in the world.

The Official Snacks of U.S. Soccer are a collection of leading brands like OREO, RITZ,TRIDENT, HONEY MAID and SOUR PATCH KIDS who have joined together to connect soccer, community and snacking in amazing ways.

These brands are championing the U.S. Men's National Team and the sport of soccer itself through a new integrated marketing campaign called #PassTheLove - the company's largest multi--brand program to date. The campaign inspires consumers to share the spirit of soccer and PASS THE LOVE of the sport on to others using the hashtag #PassTheLove. For more information, visit www.PassTheLove.com.

In honor of the occasion, Stephen Chriss, Senior Director, North America Consumer Engagement, will ring the Opening Bell. Mr. Chriss will be joined by Taylor Twellman, former standout on the U.S. Men's National Team.

Where:

NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio

When:

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET    

MondelēzInternational, Inc. Contact:

Louis DeCosmo

T: (312) 988-2104

M: (847) 602-2065

LDeCosmo@webershandwick.com

Julia Marget

T: (847) 943-5678

news@mdlz.com

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Christine Barna

(646) 441-5310

Christine.Barna@nasdaqomx.com

Feed Information:

Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463

Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West

18 mhz Lower

DL 3811 Vertical

FEC 3/4

SR 13.235

DR 18.295411

MOD 4:2:0

DVBS QPSK

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Webcast:

A LiveStream of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: https://new.livestream.com/nasdaq/live or http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx.

Photos:

To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice.

About Mondelēz International

Mondelēz International, Inc. (Nasdaq:MDLZ) is a global snacking powerhouse, with 2013 revenue of $35 billion. Creating delicious moments of joy in 165 countries, Mondelēz International is a world leader in chocolate, biscuits, gum, candy, coffee and powdered beverages, with billion-dollar brands such as Cadbury, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Milka chocolate, Jacobs coffee, Oreo, LU and Nabisco biscuits, Tang powdered beverages and Trident gum. Mondelēz International is a proud member of the Standard and Poor's 500, NASDAQ 100 and Dow Jones Sustainability Index. Visit www.mondelezinternational.com and www.facebook.com/mondelezinternational

About NASDAQ-100 Index®:

The NASDAQ-100 Index, launched in January 1985, is one of the most widely followed benchmarks in the world. The NASDAQ-100 Index is the basis of the PowerShares QQQ Trust (Nasdaq:QQQ) which aims to provide investment results that, before expenses, correspond with the NASDAQ-100 Index's performance. In addition, options, futures and structured products based on the NASDAQ-100 Index and the PowerShares QQQ Trust trade on various exchanges.

About NASDAQ OMX Group

NASDAQ OMX (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, NASDAQ OMX enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today's global capital markets. As the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. NASDAQ OMX is home to more than 3,400 listed companies with a market value of over $8.5 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit www.nasdaqomx.com.

-NDAQA-

Source: The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines

Referenced Stocks: MDLZ, NDAQ, QQQ


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