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SHANGHAI, July 24- China's food regulator has visited close to 600 restaurants, businesses and food distributors, the watchdog said in a statement, in an investigation into a fast-spreading food safety scare. The safety scare has already dragged in U.S. chains McDonald's Corp, KFC-parent Yum Brands Inc and coffee giant Starbucks Corp..
AJE Group, the company that owns Big Cola, is battling Coke and Pepsi in Asian and Latin American markets. Financial Times reports.
Wawona Packing says no illnesses have been reported from a listeria scare of some of its produce, and the nationwide recall is a precaution.
Expensive beans are driving up the prices of coffee, but many consumers are shifting to higher-priced specialty coffee.
Dabbawalas are the bikers who take tiffins to hungry eaters in Mumbai, and their system is so efficient FedEx has studied it. GP reports.
Aviagen Group's standard Ross male breed is sire to up to 25 percent of the nation's poultry, and its infertility is a problem for prices.
Velveeta, a processed cheese, is getting yanked off the shelves in 12 states for not having enough preservatives.
There will likely be more food industry mergers in the months ahead, analysts say. Here's why.
At least 11 people are sick in four unnamed states with E. coli infections, Food Safety and Inspection Service officials said.
As the makers of Sriracha battle to stay open in California, legislators from Texas are wooing them to move to the Lone Star State—USAT.
The breakfast battle is on between McDonald's and Taco Bell. The two companies have invested in the market where billions of dollars are at stake.
A tractor-trailer carrying 40,000 pounds of french fries caught fire in a Wal-Mart parking lot in the Maine city of Waterville.
Hedge fund Starboard Value on Tuesday won consent from 54 percent of Darden shareholders to call a special meeting, sources told CNBC.
April 17- Cereal maker Post Holdings Inc said it will buy egg and dairy producer and distributor Michael Foods Inc for $2.45 billion in its largest-ever deal.
Food prices are rising. After two months of sharp increase, grocers had no alternative but to raise their prices, making consumers unhappy.
All is fair in love and marketing. Including airing your grievances on your very public Facebook page.
CNBC's Jon Fortt and Jon Steinberg, BuzzFeed president & COO, discuss restaurant delivery portal GrubHub's terms for its $148 million IPO.
GrubHub expects to price its IPO at $20 to $22 per share, valuing the largest U.S. online food delivery services provider at up to $1.72 billion.
Food prices are expected to rises this year, but Tyson CEO Donnie Smith said it won't stop his firm from posting record earnings.
DUBLIN, March 10- U.S. fruit firm Chiquita Brands and Irish rival Fyffes, Europe's largest distributor, have struck an all-stock merger deal to create the world's biggest banana supplier. The global banana market is controlled by four multinationals, according to the United Nations: Chiquita, Fresh Del Monte, Hawaii-founded Dole Food Company and Fyffes.