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  • McDonald's results better than expected Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 9:07 AM ET
    McDonald's results better than expected

    CNBC's Meg Tirrell on McDonald's quarterly results.

  • Another tough quarter for McDonalds? Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 5:50 AM ET
    Another tough quarter for McDonalds?

    Stephen Anderson, senior analyst at Miller Tabak, says he expects to see another tough quarter from McDonald's, and that the next quarter will be the "true test" for the new CEO.

  • Good opportunities for wine investing Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 4:40 AM ET
    Good opportunities for wine investing

    Tom Gearing, owner of Cult Wines, says that with prices having fallen in wine, there's some good opportunities when it comes to investing in fine wine, with Burgundy definitely grabbing attention with its good performance.

  • Is Yum Brands turning a corner? Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 7:31 PM ET
    Is Yum Brands turning a corner?

    RJ Hottovy, global director of Consumer Equity Research at Morningstar, explains why Yum's first-quarter earnings may have alleviated concerns over last year's food scandal.

  • This kitchen teaches you how to cook! Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 10:55 AM ET
    A Table for Living

    IKEA has revealed the kitchen of the future, which includes a build-in composting system, a transparent fridge and even a table that teaches you how to cook!

  • NYC chain store blitz burying mom and pop shops Sunday, 19 Apr 2015 | 4:40 PM ET
    Starbucks' Cold Brew is coffee steeped using cool water, while traditional iced coffee is made by brewing hot coffee at double-strength and pouring over ice.

    Eye-popping rents and the demise of well-known haunts have some New Yorkers proposing new rent-renewal rights for small businesses.

  • 'Technical difficulties' briefly snarl Seamless Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 5:18 PM ET
    The Seamless app displayed on a smartphone.

    The food ordering website said it was experiencing technical difficulties on Friday.

  • McDonald's to Chipotle: Secret menus decoded Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 1:22 PM ET

    Ever do a double take when the person in front of you asks for a McDonald's Monster Mac or Chipotle Quesarito? Check out these not-so-secret menu items.

  • It's new, and it's not bacon. It's 'Schmacon' Friday, 10 Apr 2015 | 1:35 PM ET
    Schmacon: It’s bacon, without the pork.

    "I think Schmacon is the evolution and, frankly, it's maybe the revolution in bacon," says Howard Bender, creator of beef-based bacon.

  • I regret not holding Tesco: Herro Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 1:00 AM ET
    I regret not holding Tesco: Herro

    David Herro, CIO of International Equity at Harris Associates, tells CNBC that he regrets not holding Tesco given the stock's improved market performance.

  • What's in the beef? Tuesday, 7 Apr 2015 | 2:40 PM ET
    What's in the beef?

    McDonald's new 100% sirloin burger is available for a limited-time starting Tuesday. But what's in the beef? CNBC's Katie Little reports.

  • How to rock a big launch without a word: KIND CEO Friday, 3 Apr 2015 | 8:02 AM ET
    Kind CEO Daniel Lubetzky

    KIND CEO Daniel Lubetzky was ready to unveil a new product, when a top lieutenant stole the spotlight. It was the right move, Lubetzky says.

  • Top 10 restaurants of the jet-set super rich Thursday, 2 Apr 2015 | 10:36 AM ET

    Elite Traveler ranked the super rich's top restaurant picks for 2015, & guess which one came top? CNBC takes a look at these wealthy dining hotspots.

  • Eggs-travagent! How much will you spend at Easter? Thursday, 2 Apr 2015 | 6:15 AM ET

    Like Christmas & Valentine's, Easter will likely see you digging deep into your pockets to pay for all the extras this holiday.

  • Starbucks debuts new smoothies...kale optional Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 | 6:19 AM ET
    A woman walks past a Starbucks cafe in New York.

    Starbucks and Danone on Tuesday will begin selling a smoothie line at more than 4,300 U.S. Starbucks shops as part of a Greek yogurt partnership.

  • A kernel of an idea turns into a second career Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 3:19 PM ET
    Jean Tsai left a career in finance to start PopKarma, an organic popcorn company based in New York City.

    A finance power woman strikes it out on her own in the world of popcorn.

  • Tech turns tasty with printed pancakes Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 10:20 AM ET

    Meet the PancakeBot: the world’s first pancake printer that allows you to design your own pancakes, print them in different colors and then eat them.

  • One iconic singer has high hopes for a pot brand Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 8:43 AM ET
    Willie Nelson performs at the MusiCares 2015 Person Of The Year gala honoring Bob Dylan in Los Angeles, Feb. 6, 2015.

    Music icon Willie Nelson is going into the weed business, according to a pot activist.

  • Gulp... Here's a protein bar to chirp about Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 5:09 PM ET
    CROBOR, protein bar made with cricket flour

    This all-natural health bar promises nine essential amino acids and 10 grams of protein, but there's a catch.

  • How Foodpanda aims to change food delivery Sunday, 15 Mar 2015 | 9:46 PM ET
    How Foodpanda aims to change food delivery

    Inna Leontenkova, managing director at Foodpanda, explains how the company wants to revolutionize food ordering experiences and outlines plans for the money raised from its latest funding.