Food and Beverage Food Products

  • Plant Burger

    Impossible Foods's David Lee says the company wanted to create genuinely meat-like products that come without the negative impacts of meat production.

  • McDonalds pulls Happy Meal fitness trackers

    The chain will offer an alternative toy after reports the toy's band may cause skin irritations.

  • Should you invest in Nestlé?

    Lakefield Partners' Bruno Verstraete discusses reasons to invest in the Swiss food retailer.

  • *H1 net profit 4.10 bln Sfr misses poll avg 4.74 bln. ZURICH, Aug 18- Nestle, the world's biggest food company, reported a slowdown in underlying sales growth on Thursday due to pricing pressures but said it expected an improvement over the rest of the year. Net profit fell to 4.1 billion Swiss francs, also lagging the poll average of 4.74 billion francs, due to a one-off...

  • Nestlé's net cash flow was very strong: Expert

    Jon Cox, head of Swiss equities & head of European consumer equities at Kepler Cheuvreux, discusses earnings from the chocolate maker Nestlé

  • ZURICH, Aug 18- Nestle said it expected underlying sales growth to improve in the rest of 2016 after price pressures weighed on first-half growth at the world's biggest food company. Net profit fell to 4.10 billion Swiss francs, also lagging the poll average of 4.74 billion francs, due to a one-off non-cash adjustment to deferred taxes, the group said in a...

  • *VertuoLine goes to France, Dolce Gusto gets global advert. LONDON/ ZURICH/ CAPETOWN, Aug 17- Nestle is giving its instant coffee brand Nescafe and its Nespresso single-serve coffee a shot in the arm as fast-growing rivals with lean cost structures chip away at its global dominance. While its two megabrands still control nearly 23 percent of the $77 billion retail...

  • Shake Shack's free burgers sell out early

    The burger joint's offering went fast, as customers lined up early to try and score a free burger.

  • MUMBAI, Aug 17- The share of palm oil in India's growing edible oil imports is likely to plunge to a record low this marketing year as a rally in prices slashes its discount over rival soyoil. Palm's discount to soyoil has more than halved to $70 per tonne, from $171 in August 2015, according to data from Mumbai- based trade body the Solvent Extractors Association of...

  • On August 16, the burger joint will be offering its first 100 guests free burgers at all of its locations worldwide.

  • Aug 15- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it has increased its stake in Apple Inc by 55 percent, boosting its bet on the iPhone and iPod maker even as prominent investors like George Soros and Carl Icahn shed theirs. Berkshire owned 15.23 million Apple shares worth $1.46 billion as of June 30, up from 9.81 million shares as of March 31, according...

  • Sysco Corp. brand styrofoam cups sit stacked in a warehouse at the company's distribution center in Concord, North Carolina.

    Shares of Sysco failed to hold all-time highs after reporting earnings and its view on the impact of the U.K. vote to leave the European Union.

  • *Malaysia watchdog has reinstated IOI's green certification. KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 15- Leading global buyers of palm oil are holding off on mending business ties with Malaysian plantation giant IOI Group despite an industry watchdog's decision to reinstate the producer's green certification. The Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil in April withdrew IOI's'...

  • 3 most interesting stocks

    CNBC's Brian Sullivan discusses three stocks he deems most interesting.

  • Unusual activity: Haines Celestial

    "FMHR" trader Jon Najarian looks at some bullish activity in Hain Celestial.

  • Email campaign pressures McDonald's to curb antibiotics use

    The charity encourages the public to ask the company to stop using antibiotics in its global food supplies.

  • Hostess unveils 'Deep Fried Twinkies' at Wal-Mart

    The treat, which was created through a collaboration with the retailer, will be available only at Wal-Mart for the first three months.

  • Panera Bread wants rivals to serve up better kids' meals

    Panera CEO Ron Shaich says he thinks all meals designed for children should be 'good food.'

  • Epicurean Market

    Mozza co-founder and celebrity chef Nancy Silverton shares how vegetable dishes can be dining highlights on their own.

  • *Q2 net profit $40 mln vs $10 mln year ago. SINGAPORE, Aug 12- Singapore- listed palm oil company Golden Agri-Resources Ltd said on Friday that its second-quarter operating performance had been hit by reduced output due to the El Nino weather pattern. The latest results included net tax-related benefits of $104 million from a revaluation of its plantation assets...