WASHINGTON, Jan 30- Food distributor Sysco Corp and its biggest rival, US Foods Inc, have offered to sell a smaller competitor 11 facilities in order to convince skeptical antitrust regulators to approve their $3.5 billion merger, a source briefed on the matter told Reuters. The deal, proposed in December 2013, is seen as problematic because Sysco and US Foods are...» Read More
Russia banned meat, fish, dairy, fruit and vegetables imports from the United States, the European Union's 28 member states, non-EU member Norway, Canada, and Australia on Thursday in retaliation against sanctions over the Ukraine crisis.
Aug 8- McDonald's Corp said on Friday that its global sales forecast for 2014 was at risk after a China food scandal drove away diners and forced the chain to scramble to find new suppliers of ingredients for Chicken McNuggets and Big Macs.
LONDON, Aug 8- European dairy firms halted production of cheese and butter destined for Russia and Norwegian salmon prices fell, as a wide array of small fresh food producers felt the first impact from Moscow's tit for tat ban on their goods.
Aug 8- McDonald's Corp said its global sales forecast for 2014 was at risk after a food scare forced it to temporarily withdraw menu items such as Big Macs and Spicy McWings in China.
Boulder Brands posted a rock solid quarter. TheStreet.com editor Herb Greenberg says gluten-free is a fad.
Discussing if there will be a big impact from Russia's decision to ban U.S. poultry imports into the country, with USA Poultry & Egg Export Council's Jim Sumner.
Russia has issued import bans on Western food. Lauren Goodrich, Stratfor senior Eurasia analyst, discusses what outcome Russian President Putin really wants to come from this.
Paludo said around 90 new plants in Brazil had already been approved to export beef, chicken and pork to Russia. Russia banned all imports of U.S. food products as well as fruit and vegetables from the European Union on Wednesday after President Vladimir Putin ordered retaliation for Western sanctions against Moscow over the Ukraine crisis.
BRASILIA, Aug 7- Russia's ban on U.S. food products is a huge opportunity for Brazilian meat exports, Brazil's secretary of agriculture policy Seneri Paludo said on Thursday.
LONDON, Aug 7- Russian bond yields surged to multi-year highs on Thursday as food import restrictions fanned inflation fears, while the rouble hit new 4-1/ 2 month lows, leading a swathe of emerging currencies slipping against the dollar.
Aug 6- Kellogg Co has hired an adviser to evaluate a bid for cookies and snacks maker United Biscuits Ltd, a source familiar with the matter said. Sky News reported earlier on Wednesday that Kellogg was working with investment bankers from Barclays on a possible 2 billion pound bid for United Biscuits.
*Western bank still expects robust Russia profits. MOSCOW, Aug 6- Russia will ban all imports of U.S. food products as well as fruit and vegetables from the European Union after President Vladimir Putin ordered retaliation for Western sanctions against Moscow, a state news agency reported on Wednesday.
A half-hour before opening the pop up restaurant, Tim asks about various pasta shapes. Can the brothers whip up something in time that Joe and Tim will approve of?
Chef and investor Tim Love from CNBC's "Restaurant Startup" visits one of his favorite places in Fort Worth, Texas, Joe T. Garcia's has been serving some of the best Mexican food and margaritas around for nearly 80 years.
NEW YORK/ CHICAGO, Aug 5- Agribusiness company Archer Daniels Midland Co expects to sell its global chocolate business by the end of the third quarter, its president said on Tuesday, after opting to hold onto its larger cocoa press business.
CHICAGO, Aug 5- Two government bodies in Shanghai have launched a joint investigation into the food safety scandal in China centered around U.S.-based meat supplier OSI Group, the company said on Tuesday.
The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss news McDonald's in China has resumed its full menu after one of its food suppliers Shanghai Husi Food Co. was accused of supplying expired meat.
The gum market has declined a tenth in sales and a fifth in volume in the last five years, but natural gum's bubble is just inflating.
Craft soda may be little, but as local companies get picked up by Walmart and big players boost profits, it proves fierce.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on the liabilities potentially facing franchise-owned McDonald's restaurants and corporate.