SEATTLE— Starbucks was back in business Saturday after a computer outage forced thousands of its stores to close early the night before. The glitch affected registers at 7,400 company-operated stores in the U.S. and 1,000 in Canada, and prompted some stores to give away drinks. "All Starbucks stores in the U.S. and Canada are expected to open for business as usual...» Read More
California's drought may leave nearly a million acres of idle land this year because of a lack of water, a report said on Friday.
The government is saying food prices saw the biggest monthly increase in nearly 2.5 years. CNBC's Jane Wells reports Dean Foods and Hershey are among the stocks with the most exposure to milk commodity prices.
Discussing top consumer product and food stock picks as companies navigate weather and higher costs, with David Palmer and Nik Modi of RBC Capital Markets.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports from the RBC Capital Markets Consumer and Retail conference on Petsmart's weather troubles, and Texas Roadhouse facing higher beef prices.
Food prices are expected to rises this year, but Tyson CEO Donnie Smith said it won't stop his firm from posting record earnings.
Discussing consumer behavior as meat prices rise, with Tyson Foods CEO Donnie Smith. "We're backing off on portion size," he explains.
Tyson Foods CEO Donnie Smith says meat demand is "still really good," but expects really high prices for beef and pork.
A UN report showed food prices jumped last month by the most in 1.5 years. CNBC's Sara Eisen discusses what's behind the rise in food costs.
CNBC's Sara Eisen discusses if soaring commodity prices means food costs will jump at the grocery store. The FMHR traders weigh in.
Why McDonald's is facing pressure from its competitors, with Peter Saleh, Telsey Advisory Group.
Which food stocks are attractive as food prices rise? John Baumgartner of Wells Fargo Securities has 2 picks.
Nicholas Colas, ConvergEX Group chief market strategist, predicts food inflation is here to stay for "at least the next 2-3 years."
CNBC's Jane Wells met the man who invented the "Perfect Bacon Bowl." Creator Thom Jensen tells Jane when he expects to profit from the product.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports retail bacon prices are up 18 percent in part due to the "bacon bowl" infomercial.
Can the Bacon Bowl actually turn bacon into a bowl? CNBC's Jane Wells put the product to the test.
The White House and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is proposing to change nutrition facts labeling. Meme Roth, National Action Against Obesity president, and Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine managing editor, share their opinions.
Activist investor Nelson Peltz added more pressure to PepsiCo to split up the snack and beverage behemoth.
It's another step in Michelle Obama's campaign against obesity. NBC reports.
The cost of buying groceries is expected to rise 2.5-3 percent this year, reports CNBC's Jane Wells. A look at the USDA's report on food pricing.
California may only produce 250 million pounds of avocados in 2014, compared to 15 million pounds last year. CNBC's Jane Wells reports this has nothing to do with the drought.