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  • All aboard! Craft brewer sails with cruise line Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 1:15 PM ET

    Cigar City Brewing will have two brews on Carnival ships in what's being billed as a unique deal between a craft brewer and cruise line.

  • Drink up: Self-serve beer hits MLB's All-Star game Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 11:29 AM ET
    Self-Serve beer stations at Target Field.

    Fans at the MLB All-Star Game will get to pour themselves beer with the only self-serve technology in major U.S. sports.

  • Millennials to Pizza Hut: We want 'pizza cookies'! Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 9:31 AM ET
    The "Ultimate Hershey's Chocolate Chip Cookie"

    Pizza Hut will roll out nationally an almost-pizza-sized chocolate-chip cookie, cut into eight slices. USA Today reports.

  • Crumbs secures financing from investor group Saturday, 12 Jul 2014 | 9:58 AM ET
    Marcus Lemonis plans to provide financing for the struggling cupcake chain as a prelude to an acquisition.

    Crumbs secured financing from a investor group—a prelude to the joint venture's goal of buying its assets out of bankruptcy and reopening.

  • Craft beer has Carolina on its mind Saturday, 12 Jul 2014 | 7:05 AM ET
    The gold medal-winning Hop Drop ‘n Roll being readied for distribution at NoDa Brewing Company in Charlotte, N.C.

    The passage of "Pop the Cap" in 2005, local food movements, and arriving big craft brewers have poised N.C. as craft beer's new hotbed.

  • Crumbs' backer partners with another bakery Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 12:04 PM ET
    Wicked Good Cupcakes.

    Massachusetts-based Wicked Good Cupcakes will partner with Marcus Lemonis, star of CNBC's "The Profit," the bakery said in a release.

  • Get hitched at McDonald's...no, really! Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 10:27 AM ET

    Nothing spells eternity like a McD's white balloon wedding gown or a crystal McDonald's house wedding gift for some couples in Hong Kong.

  • Creating a knockout summer party punch Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 9:17 AM ET
    G.M. Gurton’s Communal Punch, served at The Dead Rabbit  in New York City.

    Punch (yes really) is making a comeback on bar menus. Here's how to make the real deal at home.

  • Are Asian firms benefiting from the World Cup? Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 9:43 PM ET
    Are firms benefiting from the World Cup?

    Due to time differences, businesses have seen a dip in earnings during the World Cup season from previous years, says Allan Zeman, Chairman of Lan Kwai Fong Holdings.

  • Brewery sues law firm for trademark infringement Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 6:17 PM ET
    Full Sail Brewing Company Sessions Lager sues The Sessions Law Firm for copyright infringement.

    Full Sail Brewing is suing The Sessions Law Firm, which specializes in driving under the influence (DUI) cases, for trademark infringement.

  • TGI Fridays' move could spark trend: Pro Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 4:52 PM ET
    TGI Fridays' loaded potato skins, one of the choices for "Endless Appetizers for $10."

    TGI Fridays' endless appetizer promotion may have a ripple effect across the already challenged industry, one restaurant analyst said.

  • Bottoms up! US brewery count tops 3,000 Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 3:56 PM ET

    The Brewers Association says the total number of breweries in operation has topped the 3,000 mark, crossing a barrier not likely seen since the 1870s.

  • Crumbs nears lifeline from investors; Stock soars Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 11:15 AM ET
    Marcus Lemonis plans to provide financing for the struggling cupcake chain as a prelude to an acquisition.

    Shortly after shuttering its stores, Crumbs Bake Shop is close to securing financing from a prominent investor group.

  • Tech-free dining…What’s Applebee’s cooking? Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 10:18 AM ET

    In a dining environment where cellphones have become as ubiquitous as breadbaskets, one recent trademark filing stands out.

  • Keeping up with consumer taste Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 3:47 PM ET
    Keeping up with consumer taste

    The food industry has seen shifting consumer tastes impact some big brands. CNBC's Sara Eisen looks back at popular healthy foods of a decade ago compared to today.

  • Food fads that faded before Crumbs Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 2:32 PM ET
    Glazed Krispy Kreme doughnuts.

    Crumbs' failure should not surprise anyone. Many faddish food chains have briefly tasted success, only to later grow stale. Here's a list.

  • Kroger on top of trends Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 2:25 PM ET
    Kroger on top of trends

    Andy Wolf, BB&T Capital Markets, says Kroger really has been reinventing itself, and gaining market share.

  • Consumers craving healthy Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 2:23 PM ET
    Consumers craving healthy

    SAP Grocery consultant says Kroger leads the charge when it comes to good prices, fresh, and healthy. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports just how important "fresh" has become for shoppers' choices.

  • Let's make a deal: Food stocks ripe for the picking Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 12:55 PM ET

    Food industry M&A is ramping up, and pros say there's a lot more action ahead. Who's next?

  • The snack economy Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 12:52 PM ET
    The snack economy

    What's trending in America's pantry? CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on the hottest categories in the snack food space.

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