Food and Beverage Food Products

  • Yum falls on earnings

    Earnings and revenue miss for Yum Brands. CNBC's Susan Li reports the details. The "Fast Money" traders weigh in.

  • Fight for $15, which has organized strikes and protests calling for employers to raise wages, said on Wednesday that it filed the administrative complaints with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission against McDonald's USA LLC and individual franchisees in eight states over the last month. Cycei Monae, a McDonald's worker in Flint, Michigan, said a...

  • Fight for $15, which has organized strikes and protests calling for employers to raise wages, said on Wednesday that it filed the administrative complaints with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission against McDonald's USA LLC and individual franchisees in eight states over the last month. Cycei Monae, a McDonald's worker in Flint, Michigan, said a...

  • Venezuela crisis hitting oil workers

    Employees of state-run oil company PDVSA are selling their uniforms to buy food amid the country's deep economic recession.

  • *Investors wary of regulatory uncertainty in Israel. TEL AVIV, Oct 5- They once pulled the strings of Israel's economy, but now the country's most influential tycoons are reeling under a popular backlash against corporate power and selling assets in a regulatory squeeze. About a decade ago, as Israel's corporate debt market was just getting started, there was...

  • *Investors wary of regulatory uncertainty in Israel. TEL AVIV, Oct 5- They once pulled the strings of Israel's economy, but now the country's most influential tycoons are reeling under a popular backlash against corporate power and selling assets in a regulatory squeeze. About a decade ago, as Israel's corporate debt market was just getting started, there was...

  • Philip Benton, senior research analyst at Euromonitor International, discusses Tesco's positive first-quarter data, saying that the supermarket price war continues.

  • LOS ANGELES/ SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 5- Clamshell grills are making burger flipping obsolete at McDonald's, Johnny Rockets and other burger chains. And at Silicon Valley start-up Zume, robots are being programmed to take over pizza assembly. In spite of improvements in technology, minimum wage hikes between 2000 and 2008 caused little immediate displacement of...

  • Cheesy Pizza

    Americans are drinking less milk. They're also eating more cheese. A lot more cheese.

  • Chipotle adding chorizo to menu boards nationwide

    The burrito chain will roll out the spicy chicken and pork sausage in restaurant locations throughout the US.

  • Link's best restaurant bet: YUM

    Stephanie Link, TIAA Global Asset Management, explains why she is watching Yum Brands.

  • Buzzfeed: Health & safety violations at Blue Apron

    Buzzfeed tech reporter Caroline O'Donovan discusses her report on health and safety issues at a packing facility for meal service startup Blue Apron.

  • BERLIN, Sept 30- Once cultivated by Persian kings and believed to have healing powers, saffron is now fuelling the growth of a small German business that imports tons of the spice from Iran to make fine food products for sale in Europe and the Gulf. Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel heads to Iran next week with a planeful of executives keen to rebuild trade ties.

  • LONDON, Sept 30- Emerging market governments have raised nearly $100 billion in hard currency bonds over the first three quarters of the year-- almost double year-ago levels-- and the boom could continue if Saudi Arabia's highly-anticipated debut arrives. Data from Bank of America Merrill Lynch showed the hard-currency sovereign tally stood at $98.6 billion, a...

  • OTTAWA, Sept 30- The Canadian economy got off to a stronger-than-expected start in the third quarter, fueled by a rebound in oil and gas extraction that had been disrupted by wildfires in Alberta earlier this year. Friday's report from Statistics Canada reinforced expectations that the economy recovered in the third quarter and likely provided room for the...

  • OTTAWA, Sept 30- The Canadian economy got off to a stronger-than-expected start in the third quarter, fueled by a rebound in oil and gas extraction that had been disrupted by wildfires in Alberta earlier this year, data from Statistics Canada showed on Friday. The report will likely reinforce expectations that the economy recovered in the third quarter after...

  • Stocks to Watch: September 30, 2016

    Deutsche Bank, McCormick and Costco are making waves on Wall Street today.

  • LONDON, Sept 30- Switzerland's Nestle, the world's largest food company, wants to tune up your guts. Last weekend, it hosted global experts in Playa del Carmen, Mexico for a three-day workshop on the intestinal microbiome to discuss how trillions of bacteria living in the digestive system can impact everything from obesity to depression. One attendee was Emeran...

  • *Q1 adj. profit 61 cents/ share vs. est. ConAgra said on Thursday it stopped promoting brands such as Chef Boyardee and Snack Pack at $1 at retailers. "Locking a brand into a $1 price point for decades it's just not a good business decision because it puts relentless pressure on margins and food quality...

  • Zume’s robots apply sauce to the pizzas

    Zume Pizza is replacing human chefs with robots, slashing labor costs in half and reinvesting those savings into higher-quality ingredients.