Food and Beverage Food Products

  • Chocolate, politics & growth

    Chris Edwards, Co-CEO of Edward Marc Brands, discusses the secret behind the family business chocolatier's sweet success, the new trends in the snack industry and his family's political ideas.

  • SAO PAULO, Sept 6- Latin American currencies rallied on Tuesday as weak U.S. services data reinforced doubts over the possibility of an interest rate hike this year. Bets that the Federal Reserve could increase interest rates in August fell following the release of the ISM report, while the odds of a December increase were about even, according to CME Group's...

  • SAO PAULO, Sept 5- Latin American stocks were mixed on Monday, with light trading due to the Labor Day holiday in the United States. However, higher oil prices supported demand for stock in oil companies, with shares in Brazil's state-owned Petróleo Brasileiro SA providing the biggest boost to the Bovespa. Brazil's currency, the real, dipped 0.88 percent from...

  • SAO PAULO, Sept 5- Most Latin American stocks inched up on Monday, supported by higher crude prices and expectations of low U.S. interest rates, though trading volumes were thin due to the Labor Day holiday in the United States. Higher oil prices also supported demand for shares of oil companies, with stocks of Brazil's state-owned Petróleo Brasileiro SA the...

  • Food stocks spoil

    The “Fast Money” traders debate the trade on food stocks, including Campbell Soup, Tyson Foods and more.

  • Campbell Fresh sales were hurt by lower sales of carrots and carrot ingredients as well as the recall of protein drinks sold by its Bolthouse Farms unit in June. In response, the company expanded its organic and fresh food product lines, in part through acquisitions such as that of salsa maker Garden Fresh Gourmet and that of Bolthouse Farms, which sells fresh...

  • I really haven't lost any sleep over  leaving the BBC: Michel Roux Jr.

    Chef Michel Roux Jr. discusses his television career, including his split from the BBC show Master Chef.

  • Following her father's footsteps

    Acclaimed Chef Michel Roux Jr. tells CNBC's Tania Bryer about his daughter Emily's decision to become a chef.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 30- A European Commission order requiring Apple Inc to pay Ireland $13 billion euros in unpaid taxes on Tuesday drew swift rebukes from the Obama administration and lawmakers in Congress, while reigniting calls for U.S. tax reform. The White House and the Treasury Department, which enforces federal tax policy, warned that U.S.-EU economic...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 30- A European Commission order requiring Apple Inc to pay Ireland $13 billion euros in unpaid taxes on Tuesday drew swift rebukes from the Obama administration and lawmakers in Congress, while reigniting calls for U.S. tax reform. The White House and the Treasury Department, which enforces federal tax policy, warned that U.S.-EU economic...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 30- A European Commission order requiring Apple Inc to pay $13 billion euros in taxes on Tuesday drew swift and angry rebukes from the Obama administration and lawmakers in Congress, while reigniting calls for international tax reform. The U.S. Treasury Department, which enforces federal tax policy, warned that U.S.-EU economic relations...

  • Aug 29- Mondelez International Inc, the maker of Oreo cookies and Cadbury chocolates, said it was no longer pursuing the acquisition of Hershey Co, two months after the U.S. chocolate company turned down its $23 billion cash-and-stock bid. An unrelated row between the trust and the Pennsylvania Attorney General's office ensued over the trust's governance,...

  • Aug 29- Mondelez International Inc, the maker of Oreo cookies and Cadbury chocolates, said it was no longer pursuing the acquisition of Hershey Co, two months after the U.S. chocolate company turned down its $23 billion cash-and-stock bid. The abandoned deal, which would have created the world's largest confectioner, underscores the grip that the charitable...

  • Hershey wanted offer of at least $125/share: Report

    According to Dow Jones, Mondelez abandons their deal with Hershey due to pricing. CNBC's Seema Mody reports the details.

  • Mondelez no longer pursuing deal with Hershey

    Mondelez is no longer pursuing a deal with Hershey, CNBC's Seema Mody reports.

  • Power bars for pups

    Kristina Guerrero, TurboPUP founder and CEO, discusses her innovations the pet food industry with her meal replacement bars and snacks for dogs.

  • Why do bananas come from Costa Rica?

    Anastasia Alieva, head of fresh food at Euromonitor, talks about the economics behind banana production and prices.

  • US government to buy $20M in surplus cheese

    On Tuesday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced it would buy 11 million pounds of cheese for $20 million.

  • Tuscan bread is topped with fresh olive oil for a taste during the harvesting of olives at the Castello La Leccia estate on in Castellina in Chianti (Siena), Italy

    Olive oil prices may have softened this year after a stellar 2015, but one analyst isn't expecting a sudden plunge.

  • Tom Brady launches TB12 snacks

    The New England Patriots quarterback's 12-count box of nut and fruit mixtures contains six flavors.