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Food and Beverage Food Products

  • *Q4 adj profit of $0.44/ shr vs est of $0.42/ shr. *Tim Horton comp sales rise 0.2 pct vs est 1.1 pct. Feb 13- Restaurant Brands International Inc, the owner of Burger King and Tim Hortons, reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit as comparable sales at its burger chain topped estimates and costs fell.

  • Sam Reed, chief executive officer of TreeHouse Foods Inc.

    Jim Cramer spoke with CEO Sam Reed on how the impact of its acquisition from Conagra and the wellness trend.

  • After surging 12% TreeHouse could be your next play on organic & natural food

    Jim Cramer spoke with CEO Sam Reed on how the impact of its acquisition from Conagra and the wellness trend.

  • LOS ANGELES, Feb 9- A Sanderson Farms Inc shareholder proposal requesting the third-largest U.S. poultry producer phase out the use of medically important antibiotics for growth promotion and disease prevention failed to pass on Thursday, the company said. Sanderson is the only large U.S. chicken producer that has not made a commitment to limit its use of those...

  • LOS ANGELES, Feb 9- A Sanderson Farms Inc shareholder proposal requesting the third-largest U.S. poultry producer phase out the use of medically important antibiotics for growth promotion and disease prevention failed to pass on Thursday, the company said. While the non-binding proposal did not receive enough votes to pass, investor support hit 30 percent,...

  • LOS ANGELES, Feb 9- A Sanderson Farms Inc shareholder proposal requesting the third-largest U.S. poultry producer phase out the use of medically important antibiotics for growth promotion and disease prevention failed to pass on Thursday, its backers said. While the non-binding proposal did not receive enough votes to pass, investor support hit 30 percent,...

  • This is the world's most expensive chocolate bar

    This is the world's most expensive chocolate bar

  • Feb 9- Corn Flakes maker Kellogg Co's adjusted quarterly profit topped Wall Street estimates, helped by cost cuts and improving demand for its snack products in the United States, its largest market. Net loss attributable to Kellogg widened to $53 million, or 15 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, from $41 million, or 12 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • Mondelez hiring a chocolate taste tester

    The snack company is looking for someone who can give honest feedback on its products.

  • Feinseth on Whole Foods: Selling Kale is a tough business

    Ivan Feinseth, Tigress Financial Partners, and Jason Rotman, Lido Isle Advisors, share their reactions to Whole Foods Q1 earnings.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 8- The U.S. Senate panel tasked with vetting labor secretary nominee and fast-food executive Andrew Puzder will hold his confirmation hearing on Feb.16, now that his ethics paperwork has been submitted to Congress, a committee spokesman said Wednesday. Puzder's certification from the Office of Government Ethics arrived at the Senate...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 8- The U.S. Senate panel tasked with vetting labor secretary nominee Andrew Puzder, executive of a fast-food company, has received the ethics paperwork that is needed to proceed with the confirmation process, a spokesman for Puzder said on Wednesday. The delays in completing the paperwork stem from the complexities surrounding how Puzder will...

  • Netflix and chew?

    Shares of Domino's have been rising in tandem with Netflix. Chris O'Cull, KeyBanc Capital Markets, weighs in.

  • Feb 7- Mondelez International Inc, the maker of Oreo cookies and Cadbury chocolates, reported lower-than-expected holiday-quarter sales and profit due to a strong dollar that eroded the value of sales outside the United States. The company, which gets more than 75 percent of its sales outside the United States, also said that it expects its 2017 revenue growth...

  • Feb 7- Mondelez International Inc, the maker of Oreo cookies and Cadbury chocolates, reported an 8.1 percent fall in its holiday-quarter sales as a strong dollar eroded the value of sales from markets outside the United States. Net income attributable to Mondelez was $93 million, or 6 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, compared with a loss of $729...

  • SAO PAULO, Feb 6- Brazilian federal prosecutors asked a court on Monday to reimpose preventive measures against two key suspects in a corruption probe dubbed Operation Greenfield, which is investigating fraud at state-run companies' pension funds. According to the prosecutors' statement, defendants Joesley Batista, from the family that controls meatpacker...

  • SAO PAULO, Feb 6- Federal prosecutors asked a court on Monday to re-impose preventive measures against two key suspects in a corruption probe dubbed Operation Greenfield, which is investigating fraud at state-run companies' pension funds. According to the prosecutors' statement, defendants Joesley Batista, from the family that controls meatpacker JBS SA, and...

  • OTTAWA, Feb 6- A Canadian government advisory group on Monday released a number of recommendations to boost the economy, including strengthening the country's trade links and establishing funds to help smaller companies raise capital in order to scale up. Noting the anti-trade sentiment that has been increasing around the world, the report recommended that...

  • Feb 6- Tyson Foods Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit, helped by higher beef and pork exports and lower livestock costs, and the company said it received a subpoena from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Net income attributable to Tyson rose to $593 million, or $1.59 per share, in the first quarter ended Dec. 31, from $461...

  • Net income attributable to Tyson rose to $593 million, or $1.59 per share, in the first quarter ended Dec. 31, from $461 million, or $1.15 per share, a year earlier. Sales rose marginally to $9.18 billion from $9.15 billion. Tyson's shares were up 7.8 percent at $70.50 in premarket trading on Monday.