On Thursday the National Labor Relations Board ruled the owner of a California recycling plant was a "joint employer" with the contractor that hired workers at the plant, essentially forcing both to bargain with the union together or risk violating U.S. labor law. Unions see the decision as a breakthrough not just in efforts to help employees organizes at...» Read More
Grupo Cutrale and investment firm Safra Group agreed to acquire U.S.-based banana producer Chiquita Brands in a deal valued at $1.3 billion.
A new report says unless the world increases its agriculture production now, a growing population may not have enough food by 2050.
Domino's CEO J. Patrick Doyle discusses the outlook for its virtual assistant "Dom," the high price of cheese and the consumer picture.
The Golden State's lack of water is making some pumpkin farmers feel they are at the end of their rope when it comes to growing the crop.
David Palmer, RBC Capital Markets, thinks Yum! Brands is a buy, despite same-store sales in China falling 14 percent in Q3 due to a food safety scare.
CNBC's Jane Wells spoke to Sprouts Farmers Market CEO Doug Sanders about competition in the organic space and the impact of food inflation on the business.
Pabst Brewing Co. sold to a Russian beverage firm after a century and a half of American ownership.
Discussing the improving trends in the restaurant industry, and the best stocks to own in the space, with Bob Derrington, Wunderlich Securities analyst.
FMHR traders Jon Najarian and Joe Terranova, debate how to play Darden Restaurants.
Whole Foods co-CEO Walter Robb, discusses the decline in his stock versus Kroger shares. Robb says growth at the company is in a good place ahead of the fall season.
Take a look at the new "black burger" at Burger King in Japan.
The ongoing drought in California is cutting back the state's rice crop. It's gotten so bad, one rice farmer said they might have to sell the land.
Shares of McDonald's are down again. CNBC's Jim Cramer weighs in on the food chain.
General Mills will acquire organic food producer Annie's for about $820M in cash as it works to boost its presence in the natural food space.
Steve Sather, El Pollo Loco CEO, discusses where the restaurant is hiring right now, and its unique positioning in the fast casual restaurant industry.
The International House of Pancakes, or IHOP, is now offering new waffle flavors, including blueberry cheesecake, for a limited time. DineEquity Chairman and CEO Julia Stewart, discusses how her company stays in front of the consumer.
Opponents of mandatory labeling for foods made with genetically modified organisms spent roughly three times their spending in all of 2013.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports the line for the first stand alone traditional Dunkin' Donuts store in 12 years in Southern California went down the block in the dark Tuesday morning.
Hormel has created a custom motorcycle that runs on 100 percent refined bacon grease.
A motorcycle powered completely by bacon, with CNBC's Jane Wells, and bacon biker Eric Pierson.