NEW YORK— Deal makers from New York to London had a busy first half of the year, and mega-mergers drove the frenzy. Companies around the world announced mergers and acquisitions worth $2.3 trillion, according to figures from data provider Dealogic, the second-best half-year total on record and the highest amount since 2007, when $2.6 trillion of deals were...» Read More
Farmers will face a shortage of workers come harvest time. And the solution may not be as simple as immigration reform.
Jenny Dawson, founder of Rubies in the Rubble, and winner of the Veuve Cliquot new generation award, explains that her company is a luxury food brand that aims to raise awareness about global food imbalances.
As the makers of Sriracha battle to stay open in California, legislators from Texas are wooing them to move to the Lone Star State—USAT.
Sriracha hot sauce maker Huy Fong Foods got into a dispute with the city council of Irwindale, California, over whether the factory emits spicy smells that harm the neighbors. CNBC's Scott Cohn has the details.
Sriracha hot sauce maker Huy Fong Foods has been battling with the city council of Irwindale, California, over whether the factory emits spicy smells that harm the neighbors, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
The gluten-free trend may be peaking, says CNBC's Herb Greenberg. He digs into competition in the gluten-free space, and what investors should know about Boulder Brands' business.
Restaurateur & TV personality Joe Bastianich will be featured on CNBC's newest primetime show. He's excited about the business edge the show will reveal about the restaurant business.
CNBC's Jane Wells provides insight to the USDA projections report, and the outlook for consumers and farmers.
A hog farm is stirring up smells—and emotions—in a Pennsylvania town, raising questions about the right to farm.
Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin signed a new law that puts the state on the path to become the first to require labels on genetically modified foods.
Edible Arrangements CEO Tariq Farid says he locks in produce prices a year in advance, and says his company is the "ultimate last minute" gift for Mother's Day.
Shares of Whole Foods Market dipped more than 18 percent when trading began Wednesday morning, and CNBC's Jim Cramer calls the move a 'loss of faith.'
Shares of Whole Foods have had a rough ride since the company missed its Q1 earnings estimates. FMHR trader Mike Murphy thinks investors should buy the stock now, but FMHR trader Pete Najarian says the stock has "issues."
Large farms with over $1 million in sales account for only four percent of all farms, but 66 percent of all sales.
"Shark Tank" contestant and Daisy Cakes owner Kim Nelson, explains how she convinced the sharks to invest in her baking business.
Americans devote a smaller portion of their overall budget to groceries than most other countries, experts say.
The breakfast battle is on between McDonald's and Taco Bell. The two companies have invested in the market where billions of dollars are at stake.
A tractor-trailer carrying 40,000 pounds of french fries caught fire in a Wal-Mart parking lot in the Maine city of Waterville.
FMHR trader Josh Brown thinks Dunkin' Brands looks fantastic technically, while Mike Murphy says investors are questioning the company's massive expansion plans.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the Street's expectations for Dunkin Brands, and what could send coffee prices higher. The company plans to eventually double the number of stores it has to 15,000, including coming back to California.