Food Products


  • Popeyes CEO: Franchisees 'zealous about quality food'  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 7:32 AM ET

    Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen CEO Cheryl Bachelder, says her company "absolutely thinks about international expansion," and discusses management of individual franchisees.

  • While he has made more than 40 investments on "Shark Tank," it was Al "Bubba" Baker's Boneless Ribs that he considers his best.

  • Options pro eyes Green Mountain spike  Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 3:47 PM ET

    "Options Action" contributor Dan Nathan of Risk Reversal, provides insight to curious options activity in Keurig Green Mountain's stock. Green Mountain has since made a deal with Subway.

  • Ford eyes eco-friendly auto parts using tomatoes Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 2:02 PM ET

    Ford is looking to add a new environmental option to its tool box and it plans to team up with ketchup maker Heinz to to make it happen.

  • B&G Foods CEO open to right offer  Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 8:44 AM ET

    Discussing Tyson's win to buy Hillshire Brands, and M&A in the food industry, with B&G Foods CEO David Wenner.

  • B&G Foods CEO says business 'stable'  Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 8:42 AM ET

    Discussing "very little" food price pressure for his business, and how the acquisition of brands happens in the food industry, with B&G Foods CEO David Wenner.

  • Inside Cramer's restaurant  Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 1:52 PM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer gives "Power Lunch" a tour of his Mexican restaurant Bar San Miguel in Brooklyn.

  • Bobby Flay: Consumer spending 'okay'  Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 4:21 PM ET

    Chef and restaurateur Bobby Flay weighs in on the state of the consumer and its exposure to his restaurants while food costs continue to rise. The "Closing Bell" panel provides perspective.

  • Secret to grilling perfect pork  Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 9:18 AM ET

    Hog farmer Dennis Gienger explains the best way to cook pork and discusses his new creation -- bacon-wrapped port tenderloin ... on a stick.

  • Pork-pocalypse  Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 2:58 PM ET

    Thousands of pigs and their farmers are gathered at the World Pork Expo in Des Moines, Iowa. CNBC's Jane Wells reports pork production could be down as much as 6 percent this year according to one prediction because of a virus killing millions of pigs.

  • Bacon prices push higher  Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 1:49 PM ET

    Thousands of pigs and their farmers are gathered at the World Pork Expo in Des Moines, Iowa. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the outlook for hog farmers and consumers.

  • What the Hillshire fight is about  Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 1:09 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu is outside CNBC's headquarters to explain the food fight happening for Hillshire Brands.

  • CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber discuss the surge in Hillshire Brands since the offer from Pilgrim's Pride.

  • Gabelli: Pilgrim's Hillshire bid very attractive  Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 12:45 PM ET

    Shares of Hillshire Brands surged on the offer from Pilgrim's Pride. The fifth largest shareholder in Hillshire, Mario Gabelli, Gabelli Funds Chairman & CEO, shares his opinions.

  • Summer costs rising: Food & gas  Friday, 23 May 2014 | 2:47 PM ET

    Inside the rising cost of food and gas this summer, with CNBC's Jane Wells and Jackie DeAngelis.

  • Two firms recall walnuts, hummus on listeria scare Friday, 23 May 2014 | 2:38 PM ET
    Walnuts by Sherman Produce recalled due to possible health risk.

    Two companies issued voluntary recalls of hummus dips and walnuts sold at major retailers after listeria was detected in samplings of the products.

  • McDonald's demonstrators arrested  Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 1:11 PM ET

    More than 100 protesters were arrested at McDonald's headquarters. CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on the highlights from the company's annual shareholder meeting.

  • McDonald's shareholders OK CEO pay amid protests Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 10:41 AM ET
    McDonald's employees protesting for a higher minimum wage outside the McDonald's annual shareholder's meeting in Oak Brook, IL.

    McDonald's shareholders approved an advisory measure on exec pay at the chain, where CEO Don Thompson took home compensation of $9.5 million in 2013.

  • Curtis Stone talks food inflation  Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 2:57 PM ET

    Celebrity chef Curtis Stone provides insight to how food inflation affects restaurants, and what's next in the "food movement."

  • 'New normal': No one escapes pain in drought areas Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 3:58 PM ET
    A tractor plows a field in Firebaugh, Calif.  The farmer had 20 percent of his almond trees removed because he doesn't have access to enough water to keep them watered.

    Analysts say farmers, businesses and consumers are all going to feel the effect of the drought hammering the West.