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If you're in NYC to watch the ball drop, there's a way to stay warm. Chain restaurants are charging big bucks to eat at their Times Square locations.
Bricks-and-mortar stores lose out as e-commerce grows, but most retailers have now supplemented their shops with online businesses, the FT reports.
Dec 27- Private equity firm Brynwood Partners said it will sell its stake in DeMet's Candy Company, the U.S. maker of Flipz chocolate pretzels and Turtles covered nut clusters, to Turkey's Yildiz Holdings for $221 million.
LJUBLJANA, Dec 26- A decade ago, with Slovenia cruising towards membership of the European Union, a local brewery called Union caught the eye of Belgian beer giant Interbrew. Union and its larger rival, Lasko, are national treasures in Slovenia, a question of allegiance that divides beer drinkers the same way soccer splits Manchester between City and United.
"We are temporarily performing some maintenance," McD's says about its employee resources website following an unauthorized critique of fast food.
Economic woes in champagne's home market of France took the fizz out of global sales for the second year in a row in 2013 between 3 and 4 percent.
A recent outbreak of food poisoning has led to calls for tougher inspection measures even as the government begins reforming food safety rules.
SANTIAGO, Dec 23- Chile's largest beer brewer Compania Cervecerias Unidas said it was entering the Paraguayan market via the purchase of stakes in a drinks company and a distributor.
The purchase of the stake means Starboard will become the second activist investor within months to push for a change in strategy.
McD's employee resources site has even more odd advice for workers. This time, it's about the industry it helped make ubiquitous...fast food.
Sophie and Katherine Kallinis quit their jobs at the beginning of the recession and now run a small cupcake empire.
A big rig loaded with 20 tons of French fries overturned and slid down an embankment on its side and caught fire on Interstate 5 north of Los Angeles.
The Postal Service, which shipped 3.5 billion packages last year, is cut off from the alcohol shipping business. But that could be changing.
MUMBAI, Dec 20- A regional court in India on Friday ordered the annulment of the sale of United Spirits to British spirits group Diageo, dealing a further blow to a transaction beset by complications, though Diageo said it would appeal the decision.
The world's biggest hamburger chain is stuck with a lot of unsold chicken from its Mighty Wings promotion, a new report said.
Whole Foods announced it won't sell Chobani yogurt starting next year, but Chobani's CEO told CNBC Thursday that it will not hurt the business.
Decreasing sales and fewer visitors aren't the only problems Red Lobster is facing: Expensive shrimp are crimping the company's bottom line.
Half of the raw chicken breasts in a nationwide sampling carried a "superbug" bacteria, calling for stricter limits on use of medicines on livestock.
Eric Ripert, Le Bernardin chef and co-owner, talks about what it takes to succeed in the restaurant industry. Chef Ripert also talks about his City Harvest charity that provides meal assistance to people in need.
Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray managing director & senior research analyst, discusses Amazon's new pantry initiative and gives his investment recommendation.
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