Food and Beverage Beverages


  • Cramer: Hats off to Coca-Cola Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 9:07 AM ET
    Cramer: Hats off to Coca-Cola

    CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber discuss Coke's investment in Green Mountain Coffee.

  • Green Mountain shares explode on $1.25B Coke deal Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 4:33 PM ET

    Coca-Cola will purchase a 10 percent minority stake in Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, sending the smaller firm's shares rocketing.

  • Coca-Cola Coke

    In the second quarter of the Super Bowl, Coke became the first advertiser to show a gay family in an ad for America's big game. NBC reports.

  • Dogfish Head founder: Beer earned its place on a white tablecloth

    Discussing the altruism among American small breweries, and whether there is a correlation between calories and alcohol content, with Dogfish Head founder & president Sam Calagione.

  • Dogfish Head saw 17% growth in 2013 Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 6:45 AM ET
    Dogfish Head saw 17% growth in 2013

    Discussing IPA, or India Pale Ale growth in America, and why consumers are becoming more excited about beer, with Dogfish Head founder & president Sam Calagione.

  • Diageo CEO: Tequila & whisky hot now Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 6:24 AM ET
    Diageo CEO: Tequila & whisky hot now

    Diageo CEO Ivan Menezes discusses volatility in the emerging markets, and what the hottest space is right now among his brands.

  • Scotch boom to continue? Friday, 24 Jan 2014 | 12:54 PM ET
    Scotch boom to continue?

    Chris Watt, Premium Brands Whyte and Mackay Americas marketing director, and Chef-Restaurateur Daniel Boulud, discuss investing in scotch.

  • Police: Bieber was belligerent Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 2:56 PM ET
    Police: Bieber was belligerent

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports which companies might be affected by Justin Bieber's bad behavior.

  • Bieber's mug shot in Miami Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 1:15 PM ET
    Bieber's mug shot in Miami

    Pop star Justin Bieber was arrested for a DUI, drag racing and resisting arrest in Miami Beach Thursday morning, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • Australia gets tough on alcohol-fueled violence Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014 | 6:49 PM ET
    Australia gets tough on alcohol-fueled violence

    The Australian government plans to crackdown on alcohol-fueled violence in Sydney. CNBC's Matthew Taylor has more.

  • Ban on gifts in China hitting 'ultra-premium' spirits: Pro

    Jonny Forsyth, global drinks analyst at Mintel, says the anti-corruption drive in China is hitting the sales of high-end alcoholic beverages.

  • AB InBev snaps up leading South Korea brewer Monday, 20 Jan 2014 | 10:30 AM ET

    The maker of Budweiser has agreed to repurchase South Korea's Oriental Breweries from private equity firms for $5.8 billion.

  • Seattle brewery scores with Seahawks beer Sunday, 19 Jan 2014 | 1:00 PM ET
    Hilliard's The 12th Can

    Hilliard's Beer, a 2-year-old brewery with six full-time employees, has scored big with its 12th Can beer, named in honor of Seahawks fans.

  • AB InBev in talks over $4.5B Oriental Brewery deal Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 11:53 AM ET
    Bottles of Oriental Brewery Co. beer are displayed for sale in Incheon, South Korea, on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013.

    AB InBev is in advanced discussions to buy South Korea's Oriental Brewery from private equity owners KKR& Co LP and Affinity Equity Partners.

  • Wine's big threat (hint: it could be you) Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    This year will bring good news to the wine industry despite aging boomers presenting a question mark for future demand, according to a new report.

  • Addiction and Obamacare Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 7:50 PM ET
    Addiction and Obamacare

    Former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, D-R.I., and Christopher Kennedy Lawford, author of "What Addicts Know: Lessons to Benefit Everyone," discuss how the Affordable Care Act could affect 23 million people with substance problems.

  • Bud Light gets a Super Bowl makeover Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 5:41 PM ET
    One of Anheuser-Busch's Super Bowl ads, "Puppy Love," follows up on a previous theme.

    This year, Bud Light will be getting a new aluminum can and new tagline, while Budweiser will trot out the popular Clydesdales for the second year in a row.

  • Why cider is the best thing to happen to beer Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 12:19 PM ET

    As Anheuser-Busch InBev's Stella Artois takes its cider brand national, rival MillerCoors is preparing its own major cider launch.

  • Suntory buying spirits maker Beam Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 1:10 PM ET
    Suntory buying spirits maker Beam

    Suntory Holdings is acquiring Beam for $13.6 billion. CNBC's Sara Eisen reports on signals of a boom in the business of booze.

  • Gabelli: Belly up to bourbon Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 12:45 PM ET
    Gabelli: Bullish on bourbon

    Gabelli Funds Chairman and CEO Mario Gabelli owns 4 million shares of Beam, which is being acquired by privately held Suntory. He provides insight on the deal's benefit for shareholders.