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NEW YORK, May 15- Food distributor Sysco Corp said on Friday that a record U.S. outbreak of avian flu would limit its chicken and egg supply for nine to 18 months, based on information provided to the company by its suppliers. Sysco is the biggest U.S. food distributor, whose clients include restaurants, hotels and hospitals. The company is discussing options with its...
Nebraska, Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin have declared a state of emergency regarding bird flu. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on containing the virus.
Discussing rising food costs as the bird flu spreads across the Midwest, with Thomas Elam, FarmEcon President, and Simon Shane, Poultry Industry consultant.
Sysco's CEO says the FTC, which is suing to block the company's merger with US Foods, has it all wrong.
Dairy Queen said it will pull sodas from its kids' menu in September.
Patrick Brown, Impossible Foods CEO, explains how the company is disrupting the global food market by using biochemistry to trick plants into producing the same protein as meat. This innovative method helped land Impossible Foods at #42 on CNBC's Disruptor 50 2015 list.
May 14- Restaurant chain operator El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc reported weaker-than-expected quarterly comparable sales and forecast a full-year profit largely below estimates, as customer traffic at its restaurants grew at its slowest pace since the company went public in July last year. The company's net income rose to $6.8 million, or 17 cents per share, in...
May 14- Restaurant chain operator El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc reported weaker-than-expected quarterly comparable sales, sending its shares down 11 percent in after-market trading on Thursday. The company's net income rose to $6.8 million, or 17 cents per share, in the first quarter ended April 1, from $5.5 million or 18 cents per share, a year earlier.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan looks at all the socks impacted by the outbreak of bird flu.
Jack In the Box beat the Street's earnings expectations, and raised full-year guidance. Robert Derrington, Wunderlich Securities senior restaurant analyst, likes the stock.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan goes inside the Iowa State University Veterinary Medical Center, to find out how dead birds are tested for bird flu, and handled.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports that poultry farmers in Iowa are being hit extremely hard by the bird flu. So far, more than 50 percent of Iowa's breaker egg production has been impacted.
Food-tech companies are creating meat and dairy substitutes to meet global food demand. Will consumers have an appetite for these products?
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why investors shouldn't short the burger chain's stock.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports bird flu continues to escalate in the Midwest and that is sending egg prices higher.
May 13- Hamburger chain Shake Shack Inc reported a surprise quarterly profit, as they raised prices for their hormone- and antibiotic-free burgers, popular with increasingly health-conscious U.S. customers. Shake Shack, known for its rich milkshakes and crinkle fries, has carved out a niche for itself by offering fresher, better quality food, for which diners...
May 13- Hamburger chain Shake Shack Inc reported a surprise quarterly profit and better-than-expected revenue as increasingly health-conscious U.S. customers opted for its hormone- and antibiotic-free burgers. A meal for two at a Shake Shack restaurant costs about $30, considerably more than a meal at fast-food chains such as McDonald's Corp..
Former Wall Street financier Chris Andersen has spent a lifetime raising money on Wall Street. Now he's raising pigs.
The Meatball Shop co-owners Michael Chernow and Daniel Holzman, discuss the reality of running restaurants in New York City.
A new start-up called Doughbies delivers handmade cookies in 20 minutes or less.