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The gum market has declined a tenth in sales and a fifth in volume in the last five years, but natural gum's bubble is just inflating.
Regulators are considering new rules to make pot-infused treats look different even when they're out of the packages.
Anyone who dines out regularly can tell you restaurant trends come and go. CNBC.com presents a list of the latest fads, offered up by those in the know.
Fears that workers will become more unionized after a ruling by the legal arm of the National Labor Relations Board against McDonald's may be real.
Panera Bread and Chipotle have both made names for themselves as healthier fast food chains, but lately their performances and stocks have diverged.
Arthur T. Demoulas' bid to buy Market Basket is the only bid left on the table as the retailer moves closer to a deal, The Boston Globe reported.
Starbucks has over 400 locations in New York City, but that hasn’t stopped Stumptown Coffee from taking a bite out of the biggest name in coffee.
McDonald's says it has been notified by a labor regulator that it can be named as a "joint employer" for workers in its franchise-owned restaurants.
Lower costs, less competition and diverse ingredients are prompting chefs like Daniel Kayser of Cafe Boulud to leave NYC. The NYT reports.
China is set to overtake the U.S. as the world's largest beer market in value by 2017, according to a EuroMonitor International report.
The way consumers would be informed when their food has been genetically engineered is being battled in Congress and among advocacy groups.
Darden Restaurants said CEO and chairman Clarence Otis is resigning as the company focuses on its Olive Garden chain following the Red Lobster sale.
Homegrown fast food chains have long played second fiddle to Western brands in China but things may be in for a change after the latest food scare.
1 in 5 people in developing regions continue to live on less than $1.25 a day, according to the UN. What can that amount buy? Here's a look.
Rooster Soup Co. is an upcoming, crowdfunded nonprofit restaurant that will join the new class of eateries with a mission.
The parent company of a scandal-hit Chinese food supplier said it is withdrawing all products made by the subsidiary.
Regulators have found that scandal-hit China-based food supplier forged production dates on some of its products, Xinhua news agency reports.
Chefs Joe Bastianich, Tim Love and Waylynn Lucas of CNBC’s “Restaurant Startup” identified several trends that they’ve been seeing in their travels lately.
After 16 years, Starbucks is finally beginning to see real progress in China, and it's only the beginning, says CEO Howard Schultz.
Investors are honed in on consumer companies that use cocoa as a raw ingredient to see how they manage costs to protect the bottom line.
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