Mondolez: Kraft's New Name Makes For Good Jokes
And that's not the first joke that it has inspired. It's supposed to be a combination of the Latin words for "world" and "delicious"; but some have pointed out that it sounds like it was inspired by Condoleezza Rice or worse, a term for oral sex in Russian.
The company reportedly solicited employee suggestions for this one, as well as consulted with an outside branding firm. Yet it somehow recalls the episode in The Simpsons when Homer's long-lost CEO half brother lets Homer design a car that ultimately ruins the company. "Mondolez" is not that bad...especially when it provides something to write about on slow food news days like this one and, hopefully, a lively discussion on comment boards.
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