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Food and Beverage Food Products

  • BRASILIA, June 22- A justice at Brazil's Federal Supreme Court has delivered to the country's top prosecutor the bulk of an investigation into allegations that President Michel Temer took bribes in exchange for political favors doled out to meatpacker JBS SA. The office of Justice Edson Fachin said it sent a copy of the probe to Prosecutor-General Rodrigo...

  • Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    Jim Cramer revealed which retailer has been surviving the force of Amazon.

  • BRASILIA, June 22- Brazil's Supreme Court ruled on Thursday it has the right to reject plea bargains made in corruption probes, potentially undercutting investigations that have threatened President Michel Temer's government, prosecutors said. "The full court cannot change the terms of a plea bargain if all its terms were met," said Justice Luiz Fux.

  • Irene Rosenfeld, CEO of Mondelez.

    Jim Cramer sat down with Mondelez CEO Irene Rosenfeld to discuss whether her snack food stock is poised for a breakout.

  • Mondelez CEO shares what makes her confident about her snack giant's comeback

    Jim Cramer sat down with Mondelez CEO Irene Rosenfeld to discuss whether her snack food stock is poised for a breakout.

  • Cramer Remix: The biggest winner of Amazon’s destruction of the mall

    Jim Cramer revealed which retailer has been surviving the force of Amazon.

  • Hain CEO: I feel good about the plan we have in place

    Hain Celestial CEO Irwin Simon speaks to CNBC's Sara Eisen about the release of the firm's long-awaited financial results and what he sees for the company going forward.

  • Those are among the possible scenarios that unnerved the food industry last week, when Amazon announced a $13.7 billion megadeal to acquire Whole Foods. But the deal has the potential to boost the outsized ambitions of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Whole Foods chief John Mackey, each of whom has already radically altered the way Americans shop.

  • *Danone group also seeking B-Corp certification. PARIS, June 22- Emmanuel Faber, CEO of Danone, wants the world's biggest yogurt maker to play a central role in the revolution sweeping the global food industry as it tries to respond to a consumer shift towards healthy eating. One Health "for Danone on Thursday in Berlin at the annual meeting of the Consumer Goods...

  • Jello boxes displaying the faces of Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger on display at the 2017 Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting in Omaha, NE.

    Amazon's bid for Whole Foods may set off a grocery and food war. One overlooked target of that coming showdown: Warren Buffett.

  • *Danone group also seeking B-Corp certification. PARIS, June 22- Emmanuel Faber, CEO of Danone, wants the world's biggest yogurt maker to play a central role in the revolution sweeping the global food industry as it tries to respond to consumer demands for healthier eating. Danone has bought U.S. organic food producer WhiteWave in a $12.5 billion deal, bringing the...

  • BRASILIA, June 22- Brazil's Supreme Court is expected to rule on Thursday whether terms of plea bargains struck in the nation's sweeping corruption probes can be revised by the full court, a move critics worry could sharply weaken the most potent weapon prosecutors wield in rooting out graft. Opening the possibility that defense lawyers could ask the badly...

  • PLUMERVILLE, Ark.— The Latest on Tyson Foods saying it is launching several initiatives to promote animal well-being::. Animal rights groups say they are pleased that Tyson Foods wants to improve conditions at its farms but that the company's plans don't go far enough. Tyson Foods says it views itself as a steward for millions of birds and that it isn't reacting to...

  • BRASILIA, June 21- A Brazilian judge has blocked JBS SA's planned sale of a South American unit while the attorney general's office urged the company's assets be frozen, in signs of fallout from a corruption probe involving the controlling shareholders of the world's No. 1 meatpacker. Federal Judge Ricardo Leite blocked JBS's $300 million sale of the unit to...

  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia _ Burcon Nutrascience Corp. on Wednesday reported a loss of $1 million in its fiscal fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Vancouver, British Columbia- based company said it had a loss of 3 cents. For the year, the company reported that its loss narrowed to $4.4 million, or 12 cents per share.

  • PROVIDENCE, R.I.— The Latest on Rhode Island's debate over a paid sick leave mandate:. It now awaits consideration by the full Senate, as well as the state House of Representatives. Corrects that Senate labor committee, not judiciary committee, passed the measure.

  • SAO PAULO, June 21- The Argentine peso on Wednesday fell to its weakest ever while stocks tanked after index provider MSCI unexpectedly decided not to include the country in its emerging markets index. MSCI said it needed more signs that center-right President Mauricio Macri's pro-market reforms were "irreversible" to reincorporate the country's shares...

  • NEW YORK— Among the many questions being asked about Amazon's intended purchase of Whole Foods is one from small and medium-sized food manufacturers: How might this deal affect me? The unknowns include whether Amazon might change the grocery chain's food offerings, which at the moment include thousands of products made by small and mid-sized businesses.

  • LOS ANGELES, June 21- Major U.S. corporations such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc and General Motors Co have become some of Americas biggest buyers of renewable energy, driving growth in an industry seen as key to helping the United States cut carbon emissions. That's up from just 5 percent in 2013, according to the American Wind Energy Association trade group.

  • Kroger should challenge Amazon and make Whole Foods a sweeter offer

    Loop Capital's Andrew Wolf argues that Kroger could make Whole Foods a more formidable offer.