*Poll pegs Brazil 2014/ 15 coffee crop at 48.9 million bags. NEW YORK/ LONDON, March 7- ICE arabica coffee futures rose on Friday as resistance near the key psychological level of $2 slowed a sharp rally triggered by dry weather this year in top grower Brazil.» Read More
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters stock is up around 50 percent since announcing its 10-year partnership with Coca-Cola. Green Mountain's CEO Brian Kelley says this is a "real good deal for both companies." CNBC's Sara Eisen reports.
A new bill proposal in California would require warning labels on sugary drinks including soda. State Sen. Bill Monning (D-CA), delves into some of the negative health effects of some sugary drinks, and the bill's potential impact on business.
*Tenaris, Vallourec pummelled by U.S. import tariff ruling. LONDON, Feb 19- European shares edged lower on Wednesday, led by Italy's Tenaris as a U.S. tariff ruling hurt the region's steel pipe industry, although buoyant updates from brewer Carlsberg and Lafarge helped limit market losses.
*Tenaris, Vallourec pummelled by U.S. import tariff ruling. LONDON, Feb 19- European shares edged lower on Wednesday, led by Italy's Tenaris as a U.S. tariff ruling hurt the region's steel pipe industry, although buoyant updates from Carlsberg and Lafarge helped limit market losses.
*Tenaris, Vallourec pummelled by U.S. imports tariff report. LONDON, Feb 19- European shares edged lower on Wednesday, led by Italy's Tenaris, as investors took profits on overbought indexes, although buoyant updates from Carlsberg and Lafarge helped limit market losses.
*Sales fall 4 pct to $11.04 bln vs est $11.31 bln. Feb 18- Coca-Cola Co's quarterly global sales volumes rose less than the company estimated and fell in North America, but the company said it expects to restore sales momentum in 2014..
*Forest Labs surges after Actavis confirms acquisition. NEW YORK, Feb 18- U.S. stocks were little changed on Tuesday after Wall Street's biggest gain of the year as disappointing economic reports weighed on investor sentiment.
Alan Clark, SAB Miller CEO, discusses trends in beer consumption, and its strategies for reaching female customers. "Currencies are a headwind in the short-term, but we think that will normalize overtime," he says.
Feb 18- Coca-Cola Co's global sales volumes rose less than the company expected in the fourth quarter and fell in North America, sending its shares down as much as 4 percent. Coke, like rival PepsiCo Inc, has been battling declining soda sales in developed markets, especially the United States, as people reach for healthier options.
Feb 18- Coca-Cola Co's global sales volumes rose less than it expected in the fourth quarter and fell in North America, sending its shares down almost 2 percent in premarket trading. Coke, like rival PepsiCo Inc, has been battling declining soda sales in developed markets, especially the United States.
*Forest Labs surges after Actavis confirms acquisition. *Shares of Forest Laboratories Inc rocketed more than 35 percent in premarket trading after Actavis said it would acquire the specialty pharmaceuticals company in a massive cash and stock deal valued at about $25 billion.
Discussing how critical weather is to Coke's performance, and the company's Q4 earnings, with William Schmitz, Deutsche Bank analyst.
The Fed writes the script for Wall Street. Wall Street will resume trading on Tuesday. "We want to see any discussion on the language moving away from the thresholds," said Quincy Krosby, market strategist at Prudential Financial in Newark, New Jersey.
NEW YORK, Feb 14- With economic data being shoveled aside like snow and earnings season winding down, U.S. stock investors could zero in next week on the Fed's view of the economy and technical analysis charts as the S&P 500 nears its record high.
Cecile Bonnefond, president and CEO at Champagne Piper-Heidsieck, says there is a clear link between economic health and champagne sales.
Feb 13- PepsiCo Inc, rejecting a proposal by activist investor Nelson Peltz, said it had decided not to spin off its North-American beverage business, which posted another drop in sales in the fourth quarter.
LONDON/ FRANKFURT, Feb 12- France's Danone is weighing a sale of its tube feeding products business which could fetch over 3 billion euros as it expands its dairy business in higher-growth emerging markets, three people familiar with the deal said.
BRUSSELS, Feb 12- Heineken, the world's third-largest brewer, forecast a return to revenue growth this year with higher beer sales in Africa, Asia and Latin America after a slowdown in several emerging markets in 2013..
BRUSSELS, Feb 12- Switzerland stands to lose more than the EU from a vote to restrict immigration because it cannot enjoy all the benefits of the world's biggest market without reciprocal access, European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso said.
Jean-Francois Van Boxmeer, Heineken CEO, says the group will continue to grow in emerging markets albeit at a slower pace and discusses the currency impact.