Just two month after announcing its merger with Kraft Foods (NASDAQ: KRFT) , H.J. Heinz Company (NYSE:HNZ) has filed a UDRP to gain control of the domain name KraftHeinz.com
The domain name was registered on March 25, 2015 the same day the companies announced the merger, by someone in Korea.
On the same day someone in Korea also registered the reverse domain of HeinzKraft.com with the same registrar, so pretty likely the same person.
So far a UDRP has not been filed on that domain, however the merged company will be known as the Kraft Heinz Company.
Merger will create the 3rd largest food and beverage company in North America and the 5th largest food and beverage company in the world.
The Combined company to be named The Kraft Heinz Company and to be co-headquartered in Pittsburgh and the Chicago area.
The new company will have revenues of approximately $28 billion with eight $1+ billion brands and five brands between $500 million-$1 billion.