The price increase is a sign that a year-long soaring cocoa market is eating into confectioners' profits.
As stocks creep ever higher and spark bubble rumors, one other bubble appears to be deflating: the gum bubble.
Crumbs says it is shuttering all its stores, a week after the struggling cupcake shop operator was delisted from the Nasdaq.
General Mills and others are adjusting to a growing preference for quick meals like Chef Boyardee microwaveable lasagna and Lean Cuisine snack pizza.
Here are three ways Americans are taking a different approach to breakfast. Who may be the winners and losers of the shift?
Rejoice, grocery shoppers! Food and grocery companies might just eat the cost of inflation themselves, executives told CNBC.
Velveeta, a processed cheese, is getting yanked off the shelves in 12 states for not having enough preservatives.
African drinkers are after beer "quality" over price, Heineken's boss for the region told CNBC, as the drinks giant eyes the booming market.
Starbucks is rolling out a program that would allow its workers to earn an online college degree at a steeply discounted rate.
Craft beer has exploded on to the market, but the hop price rise could spell the end of small brewers and make it a ripe sector for M&A.
Soaring beef prices have some consumers opting for meatless meat, Gardein founder Yves Potvin told CNBC.
It's not your father's soda fountain. Pepsico is betting Spire—a new touchscreen, make-it-yourself, high-tech beverage fountain—will be a game changer.
Shares of Whole Foods Market dipped more than 18 percent when trading began Wednesday morning, and CNBC's Jim Cramer calls the move a 'loss of faith.'
The ability to personalize your own carbonated drink will soon be a few clicks away once Coca-Cola rolls out a new feature.
Americans devote a smaller portion of their overall budget to groceries than most other countries, experts say.
A devastating disease is putting the world's banana crop at serious risk and threatening the income of millions of people.
American consumers are up in arms about rising food prices and they will likely feel more of a financial pinch, courtesy of California's drought.
Wal-Mart will provide shoppers with organic food options at the same price as its nationally branded non-organic items.
After years of powering growth for the Coca-Colas and Pepsis of the world, diet is now a drag.
The decline in U.S. sales of carbonated soft drinks accelerated in 2013, according to a beverage industry newsletter.