Oct 6- Yum Brands Inc cut its full-year profit forecast, citing a slower-than-expected recovery in its key market of China and a heavier drag from the strong U.S. dollar, sending its shares down 17.5 percent in after-hours trading on Tuesday. China is Yum's biggest market for profit and sales, and its challenges there appear to be changing from improving its...» Read More
Dunkin' Brands CEO Nigel Travis discusses how his business keeps competitive globally, whether his company will get into cupcakes or frozen yogurt, and what weather impacts his business.
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Evan Andrews, Montgomery Inn vice president, discusses the business of barbecue in the U.S.
Irwin Simon, Hain Celestial CEO, discusses how the nation's current health craze has lifted his stock and Carl Icahn's selling his remaining stake in the company.
A distribution model popular in Europe could finally give U.S. grocery stores a solid online footing.
Matthew DiFrisco, Lazard Capital Markets analyst, and R.J. Hottovy, Morningstar analyst, discuss the likely outcome of McDonald's entering the chicken wing space and its impact on the stock.
The FDA said, after testing 1,300 samples of rice and rice products, that the amount of detectable arsenic is too low to cause immediate or short-term negative health effects.
Campbell Soup says it will start offering K-cup soup packs that can be made with Green Mountain's single-serve coffee machines.
The government can forcibly take up to 47 percent of farmers' raisin crop without paying them to put it in a raisin reserve, reports CNBC's Jane Wells. One family argues the program violates the Fifth Amendment.
As water becomes increasingly scarce, brewers of beer are racing to secure a steady supply of their most prized ingredient by using less of it. NBC News reports.
Can health food help ease geopolitical tensions? KIND Healthy Snacks CEO Daniel Lubetzky is also the founder of PeaceWorks. He discusses his efforts in acts of kindness, KIND's growth, and whether the food company is thinking about an IPO. Traders share their snack trades.
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More people want gluten-free products. Manufacturers and restaurants have taken note, but there's still space in this quickly growing market for entrepreneurs.
Buddy Valastro, who turned a family business into an empire, talks to CNBC about his promotion for PayPal.
With one foot out the door, Rose’s Wheat Free Bakery and Café in Chicago was saved by Marcus Lemonis, a serial entrepreneur who took a chance on the niche business.
Sales are slipping fast for America's cereal makers. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on some of the innovative ways companies are handling the decline.
At least nine City Council members back legislation to require most retailers to charge customers 10 cents for each bag.
After Danish brewer Carlsberg announced disappointing second quarter profits, the company's CEO placed the blame firmly on Russia, where a raft of legislation has heavily regulated the sale of alcohol.
Two of the best performing stocks in the S&P 500 over the past month are Tyson Foods and Pitney Bowes. Tom Graves, Standard and Poor's; and George Tong, Piper Jaffray, analyze both stocks' turnaround.
The "Street Signs" crew reports on a vending machine in Belgium that serves french fries.