Feb 7- Palm oil prices could jump more than expected to 2,700 ringgit per tonne in the second quarter, the highest since early 2014, as seasonally lower output and dry weather dent inventories across Southeast Asia, vegetable oils analyst Dorab Mistry said. Concerns that dryness linked to an El Nino weather pattern will lower fresh fruit bunch yields in top...» Read More
Tyson Foods, the largest U.S. meat processor, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit. Tyson Foods shares were up 5 percent.
A host of factors is creating a perfect storm leading to a worldwide shortage of chocolate, The Washington Post reports.
Nearly 2 years after a judge ruled Hostess Brands should liquidate, it is attracting buyers for a potential billion-dollar deal. Insight, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
CNBC's Jim Cramer speaks to Gregg Engles, WhiteWave Foods chairman & CEO, about the company's record quarterly earnings and emerging trends in natural and organic food.
R.J. Hottovy, Morningstar, digests McDonald's falling October sales, and the company's efforts in changing consumer perceptions of the brand. Charles Kantor of Neuberger Berman, weighs in.
Many food companies are noting food inflation in their earnings data. CNBC's Bob Pisani reports which companies are facing the most pressure.
CNBC's Sara Eisen reports on the story of Keurig Green Mountain, which is working on a cold coffee machine for homes.
Michael Karsch, KCM Consulting founder, discusses his investment in Juice Press, as well as in Dunkin Donuts in the Austin, Texas area.
Dawn Zier, Nutrisystem CEO & President, discusses products targeted to diabetic customers.
CNBC.com's Managing Editor Allen Wastler looks at which stories are heating up on the web, including a video of what actually goes into McDonald's McRib sandwich.
Leading low price grocer ALDI U.S. is changing the game in the industry. Jim Hertel, Willard Bishop, says the company is really knocking it out of the park; and Andrew Wolf, BB&T Capital, discusses its position in the competitive grocer space.
CNBC's Sue Herera met with low price grocer ALDI U.S. President Jason Hart, to learn more about its private label food products, and how it's cutting out costs and passing that money onto the consumer.
Red Lobster was sold off to investment firm Golden Gate Capital by Darden. The "Squawk on the Street" crew discusses efforts to bring more customers in.
Controversy surrounds China Tuna Holdings attempt to go public on the Hong Kong Exchange.
Michael Ellis, International Director of Michelin Guides, discusses the latest "Michelin Guide for Hong Kong and Macau" which awarded Hong Kong with 14 new starred restaurants.
Discussing the competition Amazon Fresh poses to grocery stores, with Rodney McMullen, The Kroger Co. CEO.
Rodney McMullen, The Kroger Co. CEO, discusses competition in the grocery industry up against Wal-Mart and other companies. He says the company has invested over $3 billion in pricing over the last 7 years.
Hershey cut its full-year earnings and revenue growth forecasts, citing higher dairy prices, a stronger dollar and weak sales growth in some markets.
Buffalo Wild Wings CEO Sally Smith addresses the price increase in wings, the football season and the company's long-term growth strategy with Rusty Taco and PizzaRev.
CNBC's Jim Cramer thinks Panera Bread 2.0 will take over next year.