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  • Delish! Entrepreneurs sell food made with insects Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Insects as a food source? Social entrepreneurs say eating bugs is good for the planet and great for personal nutrition.

  • *Wellness is "major, major platform of growth"- Nestle CEO. LONDON, Feb 13- Swiss food giant Nestle's deeper dive into healthcare by taking over the dermatology joint venture it had with L'Oreal suggests further deals in the space are likely.

  • Burger King's quarterly profit jumps 37 pct Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 7:15 AM ET

    Feb 13- Burger King Worldwide Inc, known for its Whopper hamburgers, reported a 37 percent jump in quarterly profit, as new products drove the company's same-restaurant sales growth in North America. Burger King's net income rose to $66.8 million, or 19 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31 from $48.6 million, or 14 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • Corporate sell-off looms as Israel takes on tycoons Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    The move to redefine Israel's corporate landscape comes after 400,000 people took to the streets in 2011, the largest protest in Israeli history, angered by the high cost of living.

  • Oreo maker Mondelez misses Wall St expectations Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 4:51 PM ET
    Boxes of Oreo cookies on store shelf

    Mondelez reported a fourth-quarter profit shy of Wall Street expectations as the maker of Oreo cookies struggled with weak cookie sales in China.

  • TORONTO, Feb 12- Mexico's Grupo Bimbo will buy Canada Bread Company for C $1.83 billion in cash, allowing the Canadian company's parent Maple Leaf Foods to focus on its meat products business, Canada Bread said on Wednesday.

  • TORONTO, Feb 12- Mexico's Grupo Bimbo will buy Canada Bread Company for C $1.83 billion in cash, allowing the Canadian company's parent Maple Leaf Foods to focus on its meat products business, Canada Bread said on Wednesday.

  • Food fight: Burger King takes aim at McDonald's Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 1:43 PM ET
    Burger King's Big King

    The world's No. 2 burger chain is adding more beef to its latest McDonald's mimic—the Big Mac-inspired Big King. USA Today reports.

  • Big changes at Kraft Foods     Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 1:23 PM ET

    Customers want "more than safe" when it comes to their food, explains CNBC's Sara Eisen.

  • Feb 11- ConAgra Foods Inc, which makes Chef Boyardee pastas and Slim Jim beef jerky, cut its full-year profit outlook citing weaker profits in its private label business and lower sales of certain key brands in its consumer foods division.

  • Bad news priced in McDonald's: Analyst     Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 10:35 AM ET

    When investors might be able to expect a rebound in McDonald's sales, with Jeff Bernstein, Barclays senior restaurant analyst, and R.J. Hottovy, Morningstar senior restaurant analysts.

  • McDonald's localizes menu in Vietnam     Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 10:33 AM ET

    McDonald's opens its first location in Vietnam, reports CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar.

  • Feb 10- McDonald's Corp on Monday reported better-than-expected global sales at established restaurants for January as gains in Europe and China helped the company offset weak numbers in United States, where customers remained cautious in their spending.

  • Cramer: Concerned about McDonald's     Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 9:10 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss McDonald's global sales and competition in the food and beverage space.

  • Feb 10- McDonald's Corp on Monday reported better-than-expected global sales at established restaurants for January as gains in Europe and China helped the company offset a sharp decline in the United States.

  • Americans love dark chocolate     Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 2:41 PM ET

    Cocoa is up about 30 percent in the last 12 months, reports CNBC's Morgan Brennan. Stronger demand, and fewer supplies are contributing.

  • That chemical Subway ditched? Yep, it's everywhere Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 1:47 PM ET
    A Subway fast food restaurant

    Subway's decision has at least one food chain pondering its use. So how widespread is its use among fast-food giants? Very.

  • *New Zealand's sheepmeat trade to China up fivefold to $550 mln. WELLINGTON/ SYDNEY, Feb 7- At a sprawling plant run by New Zealand's biggest meat processor, rows of lamb carcasses hang from meathooks on their way to a cutting room to be chopped, trimmed and shipped out in increasing quantities to China.

  • Feb 6- Kellogg Co, the world's largest maker of breakfast cereals, reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue as sales for cereals fell for the third time in a row in North America.

  • *In Iowa, a major hog producer, snow falls ranged from 5 to 6 inches in southern part of the state, 2 to 4 inches through central Iowa, and little to none in northern Iowa.