Daily Archives: August 15, 2009

And the Road Stays Rocky for the Oompa Loompas

When we last checked in on the Oompa Loompas, things were finally starting to look up. Not much, but with Cadbury’s going fair trade, the opening of the TCHO waterfront factory, and the UAE premium chocolate business resisting recessionary dynamics it looked like, after almost two years of hardship, that things were taking a turn for the better.

But did we speak too soon? Since then:

There was some good news too, but does it balance the bad?

Will the oompa loompas ever see a quarter without hardship?