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  • Pfizer's final bid rejected

    $117 billion was not enough for AstraZeneca. CNBC's Meg Tirrell looks at Pfizer and AstraZeneca's stocks.

  • Next big takeover

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg plays a game of "deal or no deal" and rounds up potential next takeover targets.

  • Google signage is displayed in front of the company's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.

    A senior German official has warned that Google may have such a dominant market position that a breakup of the company 'must be seriously considered.'

  • Apple's CarPlay for your car

    CNBC's Josh Lipton takes a look at how Apple's CarPlay will work in upcoming automobiles.

  • Delivery wars ahead

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on the growing trend among retailers to provide same day delivery service.

  • Evolution of natural & organic foods

    Doug Sanders, Sprouts Farmers Market president & CEO, discusses rising food costs and breaks down competition in the natural foods and organics space.

  • In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, a damaged home in Ortley Beach, New Jersey.

    Weather can be devastating to a business. But some firms are trying to make money from nature's pain.

  • Starbucks' secret sauce

    Howard Schultz, Starbucks chairman & CEO, discusses his company's earnings and shares his thoughts on expanding its food product line. Schultz says his company's "secret sauce" is customization.

  • Instagram disrupting business

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports how Instagram is disrupting business, and how some young users are making money.

  • AT&T transforming customer base: CFO

    John Stephens, AT&T CFO, delves into Ma Bell's quarterly numbers and weighs in on the company's strategy to increase its wireless subscribers.

  • Yummie: Not your grandma's girdle anymore

    It's not a dirty little secret anymore, says Heather Thomson, Yummie by Heather Thomson founder, discussing how her company is redefining the shapewear industry and carving out a piece of the market.

  • Apple is just not growing: Pro

    Jon Steinberg, BuzzFeed, provides a preview of tech earnings and explains why Apple shares are flat.

  • How the Swiffer is made

    Glatfelter CEO Dante Parrini helps the "Squawk Box" crew understand how the paper for the Swiffer is made.

  • Paper company Glatfelter celebrates 150 years

    Glatfelter CEO Dante Parrini provides insight on the company's transition into the single-serve coffee market, and how competitive its business is.

  • Hain Celestial CEO: Wal-mart is a great customer

    Hain cannot change the way consumers eat, buy and sell. There's not enough supply out there for us to do it alone, says Irwin Simon, Hain Celestial CEO, discussing Wal-Mart's expansion into the organic food market.

  • Alkermes is a true drug innovator: CEO

    Richard Pops, chairman & CEO of Alkermes, discusses Alkermes' new injectable drug for the treatment of schizophrenia. We have more psychiatry products in our pipeline, reveals Pops.

  • Panera 2.0 puts tech on the menu

    Ron Shaich, Panera Bread chairman and CEO, shares his company's plan to boost sales by embracing technology.

  • Amazon's stream dream

    Victor Anthony, Topeka Capital Markets, discusses Amazon's efforts to expand its business model to include a device that will complete with Netflix and YouTube for content.

  • TV wars: Battle for the box

    Amazon will lay out plans on the future of its video business and will likely announce the launch of a television streaming box to compete with Apple and Roku, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • JC Penney 'uninvestable': Pro

    Dissecting JC Penney's business, and who's stealing market share from the retailer, with Rick Snyder, Maxim Group senior retail analysts.