*Olive Garden 2nd- qtr same-store sales up 0.5 pct. Dec 16- Darden Restaurants Inc, whose entire board was replaced by activist investor Starboard Value LP, reported a 4.9 percent rise in quarterly sales and raised the lower end of its adjusted profit forecast for the full year. Darden said it now expects adjusted profit of $2.25- $2.30 per share from continuing...» Read More
The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss McDonald's global sales and competition in the food and beverage space.
Cocoa is up about 30 percent in the last 12 months, reports CNBC's Morgan Brennan. Stronger demand, and fewer supplies are contributing.
Subway's decision has at least one food chain pondering its use. So how widespread is its use among fast-food giants? Very.
Tyson Foods said it expects pork supplies to drop 2-4 percent this fiscal year, raising wholesale prices, as a pig virus spreads.
Tyson is exploring a bid for Michael Foods, which is seen worth between $2 billion and $2.5 billion, according to sources familiar with the matter.
Beef has never been more expensive, and rarely more controversial. From top-end T-bone to Big Mac, the future of the beef industry is at stake.
Lululemon outgoing CEO Christine Day talks about healthy food company Luvo, where she's moving as CEO.
Discussing minimum wage, and what's driving consumers, with Denny's President & CEO John Miller; Noodles & Co. Kevin Reddy; and Patrick Doyle, Domino's President & CEO.
The price of choice-grade U.S. beef at wholesale set a new record this week as tight supplies were squeezed by harsh weather.
FMHR trader Joe Terranova likes McDonald's over Yum! Brands because of its exposure to the U.S., while Stephanie Link makes the case for Yum.
The USDA shut down Foster Farms poultry plant in Calif. due to cockroach infestations. The plant was previously closed due to salmonella outbreaks.
Nicole Miller Regan, Piper Jaffray, and R.J. Hottovy, Morningstar, share their top restaurant stock picks, including Starbucks and Yum! Brands.
Whole Foods announced it is going to stop selling Chobani yogurt in its stores. Its founder and CEO Hamdi Ulukaya shares his opinions on Whole Foods' decision to be transparent on GMO products.
More than 90 percent of the soybeans in the U.S. are genetically modified, explains CNBC's Sara Eisen.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on rising sales of Velveeta, and possible shortages.
Discussing whether foods DETAILColin O'Neil, The Center For Food Safety, and Mark Connelly, CLSA analyst.
Leftoverswap.com is a new smartphone app that enables users to share leftover food. Its co-founder Dan Newman, provides insight. "A little under 8,000 people have downloaded the app so far," he says.
Eating the greatest foods of 2013, with CNBC's Jane Wells.
A recent outbreak of food poisoning has led to calls for tougher inspection measures even as the government begins reforming food safety rules.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Bob Pisani share their opinions on posts on McDonald's employee website which "bashes" fast food.