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  • From stocks to scoops. Wall Street trader Jon Snyder dreamt of doing something else. Snyder discusses his exquisite gelato business, with some 250 flavors.

  • Biting into the BLT economy     Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 10:52 AM ET

    Iceburg lettuce prices have come to a head, says CNBC's Jane Wells, following a story that may affect your favorite sandwich.

  • Watch: Is this the hypermarket of the future? Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 5:39 AM ET

    Tesco has unveiled a brand new concept store in the UK in Watford. Tesco Extra is the latest experiment in transforming the supermarket into a retail destination.

  • World's first lab burger cooked and eaten     Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 5:20 AM ET

    Andrew Collins, managing partner of 1HQ, talks to CNBC about whether consumers will ever buy into laboratory based foods.

  • Fonterra's milk scandal has hit the credibility and brand image of the world's biggest dairy exporter. CNBC's Eunice Yoon spoke to CEO Theo Spierings about the damage to it's reputation.

  • JetBlue's luxe option; Test-tube meat     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    Time Warner Cable and CBS just can't make a deal; JetBlue is adding premium seat options for certain transcontinental flights; and Google's Sergey Brin is funding a project to make test-tube meat. CNBC's John Carney and Bob Pisani, discuss.

  • The $325,000 hamburger (fries not included) Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 1:25 PM ET
    A lab-grown meat burger made from Cultured Beef, which has been developed by Professor Mark Post of Maastricht University in the Netherlands.

    A Netherlands-based researcher has produced lab-grown, cruelty-free meat. But will vegans and vegetarians be lining up for a serving of the engineered food product?

  • Food safety scare prompts recall in China     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 6:18 AM ET

    New Zealand's Fonterra, a leading exporter of dairy products found bacteria that could cause food poisoning in some products that had been sold to China, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.

  • Dumpster-stealing bear caught on tape     Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 1:23 PM ET

    A bear stole a dumpster in Colorado, and it wasn't the first time this particular bear did it, reports CNBC's Tyler Mathisen.

  • To wash or not? Stumped by salad-linked outbreak Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 11:46 AM ET

    Salad mix is being blamed for sickening more than 400, but officials won't name the brand, leaving consumers wondering how to best protect themselves.

  • Most popular supermarket? Hint: Not the biggest Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 4:03 PM ET

    In a survey of U.S. and Canadian grocery shoppers, Trader Joe's, Publix Supermarkets and Whole Foods earned some of the highest marks.

  • Consumers losing interest in McDonald's?     Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 3:19 PM ET

    Shares of McDonald's are down about 2.5 percent after reporting earnings today. Andy Barish, Jefferies & Co., and Sam Oches, QSR Magazine, discuss their ratings on the stock.

  • McDonald's CEO warns investors     Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 2:50 PM ET

    Shares of McDonald's fell after reporting earnings. Its CEO warned investors about a challenging second half of the year ahead. R.J. Hottovy, Morningstar, offers insight.

  • A hungry world: Lots of food, in too few places Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 8:39 AM ET
    Afghan children, who salvage recyclable items from garbage to make a living, eat a meal of rice in Jalalabad on June 30, 2013.

    An estimated 870 million people suffer from hunger on daily. But the problem isn't that we have too little food, experts say—it's what we do with the food we have.

  • Uber CEO: We've rolled out in 20 US cities     Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 4:56 PM ET

    The NYSE has ordered an ice cream truck from Uber's app. Uber CEO Travis Kalanick discusses today's 1-day only event, and the kind of growth his company is seeing.

  • Restaurant menu labels don't work, study shows Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 3:40 PM ET
    Items on the breakfast menu, including the calories, at a McDonald's restaurant in New York.

    No matter how much calorie information is on the menu list people still choose the food they like, not what's supposed to be healthier, researchers from Carnegie Mellon report.

  • Didn't plan on being so successful: Chobani CEO     Thursday, 18 Jul 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    Hamdi Ulukaya, founder and CEO of Chobani, discusses how he launched and grew his company "from zero to billion" while remaining private.

  • Squeezing profits: The case of a shrinking Twinkie Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 4:40 PM ET

    Twinkies are back, but they may be a bit smaller than you remember. The new boxes contain spongy yellow cakes that are smaller than right before Hostess out of business.

  • Here's why the shelf life of Twinkies increased Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 11:49 AM ET

    Although many consumers may be under the false impression that Twinkies last forever, they do in fact have a shelf life, and that's about to increase.

  • Former AIG CEO Greenberg sues Spitzer     Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 7:25 PM ET

    Netflix has more than 36 million streaming customers, and former AIG CEO Hank Greenberg has filed suit against Eliot Spitzer. CNBC's Seema Mody has all the details.