Food Products


  • National Grocers Stop Buying 'Pink Slime' Beef Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 3:57 PM ET

    Two supermarket chains said Thursday they will join the growing list of stores that will no longer sell beef that includes an additive with the unappetizing moniker "pink slime."

  • Is Wheaties Dying A Slow Death? Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012 | 12:53 PM ET
    Boxes of General Mills brand cereal Wheaties

    After nearly a nine decade run, the “Breakfast of Champions” is on the ropes.

  • Feast on Food Stocks?     Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012 | 1:36 PM ET

    As energy prices soar, Wall Street is studying whether consumer spending on food is slowing. Discussing which companies should be on your radar, with David Palmer, UBS sector head of the consumer group.

  • Herb on the Street: Dunkin' Brands     Monday, 19 Mar 2012 | 2:19 PM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg reports Dunkin' Donuts announced same store sales are strong, however, new unit openings are lagging actual openings.

  • Unique Neighborhood Coffee Shops Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 11:36 AM ET
    Whether dark roast, light roast, with milk or black, no matter how you take your morning cup, you are part of a worldwide community of java drinkers that have made coffee one of the world’s top-traded agricultural commodities.For as many coffee drinkers as there are in the country, it seems there are just as many coffee shops, from international chains to the coffee house on the corner. It’s those neighborhood Coffee appliance maker Krups created its Best Brew Awards in 2011 to honor the best sm

    This year, voters chose 10 shops from across the country to receive the Best Brew Award. Find out who the winners are.

  • Fat Profits in Fried Food?     Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012 | 2:42 PM ET

    Elliott Schlang, Great Lakes Review, identifies several deep-fried stocks that could help make you money.

  • SmashBurger CEO on Jobs Market     Friday, 9 Mar 2012 | 11:45 AM ET

    Insight on SmashBurger's expansion and plans to create over 1200 jobs, with Dave Prokupek, Smashburger CEO, who says the company is seeing a big shift in consumption.

  • What's New at the World Ag Expo Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012 | 2:37 PM ET

    As many as 100,000 people are expected to visit this huge outdoor farm show, kicking the tires on all the new machines the big equipment makers have to offer.

  • Egg & Hog Producers At Odds?     Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012 | 11:43 AM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells has the story on why ham and egg producers are no longer friends.

  • Godiva CEO on Valentine's Sales     Tuesday, 14 Feb 2012 | 6:40 AM ET

    Today is the biggest selling day of the year, explains Jim Goldman, Godiva Chocolatier president/CEO, who discusses the products that are sold and the cost of cocoa prices.

  • India still struggles to make its food fit for consumption. From rat poison found in vegetables and Diwali-festival sweets laced with caustic soda -- adulteration is rife.

  • Jack in the Box Bacon Milkshake     Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012 | 10:50 AM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells has the story on Jack in the Box chains campaign for bacon, including a bacon milkshake in limited supplies.

  • Food Companies: We're Ready for the Super Bowl Friday, 3 Feb 2012 | 12:16 PM ET

    If man (and woman) has got to eat, the Super Bowl represents to food companies what Christmas is to retailers — a major percentage of sales.

  • Weird Celebrity Chef Endorsements Friday, 27 Jan 2012 | 4:14 PM ET
    Paula Deen

    Paula Deen has been teaching comfort food cooks since 2002. On January 17, 2012, she announced her diagnosis of Type 2 diabetes. She also announced that she had become the spokesperson for the anti-diabetes drug Victoza. However, she’s hardly the only celebrity chef to make a questionable endorsement deal.

  • Davos Promoting 'Corporate Social Responsibility' Sunday, 22 Jan 2012 | 4:56 PM ET
    Women filling and labeling Nourimanba jars.

    As investors and consumers watch them more closely, corporations are growing more conscious of their environmental and social behavior.

  • Climate Change and its Impact on Food Prices Sunday, 22 Jan 2012 | 4:56 PM ET

    Food prices and security, threatened by weather-caused production declines and relentless rising demand, will be a key issue at the conference of world business, political and social leaders.

  • US Consumer Getting 'Marginally' Better: Domino's CEO Wednesday, 11 Jan 2012 | 4:39 PM ET

    Even in bad economic times, people have to eat, and that's been good for Domino's Pizza, CEO Patrick Doyle told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Yum Brands CEO on American Diets     Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012 | 7:36 AM ET

    Every responsible concept offers options and lets people make the choices that they need, says David Novak, Yum Brands chairman/CEO, who weighs in on healthy options for fast food consumers.

  • Yum CEO: Teaching Leadership     Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012 | 7:00 AM ET

    Discussing his new book, "Taking People With You," with David Novak, Yum! Brands chairman/CEO, who says the lessons learned as a CEO should be passed on to others. Novak describes the attributes that make great leaders in business, including valuing all people involved with the enterprise.

  • Sodastream Partners With Kraft     Thursday, 5 Jan 2012 | 9:40 AM ET

    The details behind Sodastream's partnership with Kraft Foods, with Daniel Birnbaum, SodaStream CEO.