LOUISVILLE, Ky.-- Authorities trying to solve a distillery heist that netted cases of prized Kentucky bourbon have monitored websites and interviewed more than 100 people since the pricey whiskey was taken weeks ago.» Read More
HONG KONG, Sep 2- China shares reversed early losses and ended flat on Monday, as gains in growth-sensitive sectors were offset by plunges in index heavyweights despite upbeat China factory activity data that suggested a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy was stabilizing.
*Hong Kong rises on upbeat China PMI. HONG KONG, Sept 2- Hong Kong shares looked set for their best day in three weeks on Monday, buoyed by upbeat China factory activity data that raised hopes the world's second-largest economy was on a firmer footing.
L'Oreal's rumored buyback of Nestle's 29.5 percent stake in the French cosmetics giant looked far from a done deal on Friday, with Jean-Paul Agon, chairman and CEO of L'Oreal, telling CNBC that the ball was in the Swiss food giant's court.
BEIJING, Aug 2- In a few remote corners of China, two of France's top winemakers have more on their minds than a trade row with their most promising export market. "China deserves the production of great wines," said Christophe Salin, president of Domaines Barons de Rothschild, which owns the vaunted Chateau Lafite, Ch.
Thieves with very expensive taste in liquor were caught on camera lifting $1.1 million worth of Spirits of the Tsars Golden Vodka from a Florida warehouse.
BEIJING, July 1- China formally began an investigation on Monday into whether Europe is selling wine in China below cost, a response to escalating trade tensions with the European Union. EU officials have said China is only targeting the EU wine industry in retaliation for a dispute with the European Union over cheap Chinese solar panels.
If you couldn't be Don Draper on "Mad Men," you could at least drink like him, but now vodka is back as America's favorite.
*Foreign direct investment in Ukraine is meagre. KIEV, June 10- Four years after British financier Neil Smith bought one of Ukraine's largest local vodka producers, it was listed by Forbes as one of the country's fastest-growing firms, with annual sales of $600 million.
BEIJING, June 9- Bruno Paumard, the cellar master at a vineyard in China, can't stop laughing while describing a bottle of supposedly French wine a friend gave him two years ago. "It's the most magnificent example of a hijacked brand of wine I've ever seen," says Paumard, who works with Chateau Hansen in China's Inner Mongolia. "
As Coca-Cola unveiled its first processing plant in Myanmar, one analyst warned that the move into frontier markets could mean emerging markets are not as attractive to multi-nationals as they once were.
British grocery giant Tesco came to America nearly six years ago. Sadly for the British company, its invasion ended like the Revolutionary War.
The "astonishing" growth of the middle class in emerging markets is benefiting General Mills and creating jobs in the U.S., CEO Ken Powell told CNBC's "Street Signs" on Thursday.
One sector that is yet to be truly tapped in Africa is the brewing industry, according to research firm Bernstein Research, which believes it is probably the most attractive region for long-term profit growth for global brewers.
For many Americans, the improving economy has yet to take hold even as they hear about a stronger stock market and better jobs data.
Investors looking to move away from paper assets to something more tangible should consider fine wine, a specialist told CNBC on Wednesday, arguing that rare bottles have seen a steady rise in prices.
CNBC's Brian Shactman reports bigger-than-expected data from the EIA Inventory at a build at 3.9 million barrels.