*Standard Life slips after downgrade from RBC. LONDON, June 30- Britain's top equity index hit its lowest level since mid-January on Tuesday, pulled down by miners and supermarkets and underperforming even euro zone shares despite Greece being hours away from a repayment default. The FTSE 100 index closed down 1.5 percent, with mining stocks BHP Billiton and...» Read More
Yen weakness is driving up the cost of Japan's food imports, but analysts say pinched pocketbooks won't slow consumers' taste for meals from overseas.
Some commercially produced caramel apples may have caused an outbreak of food poisoning linked to five deaths.
From an investment perspective, how can you find opportunity in popular festive cocktails? Trevor Stirling, European beverages analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein, says we've moved away from gummy bear and cookie dough flavoured vodkas, towards flavoured whisky.
Cereal Killer Cafe opened last week in London's hip East End. Here, CNBC looks at some of world's craziest hipster hangouts.
The confluence of many bad events will cause an avocado price spike and supply shortage in the coming months.
A Harvard Business School associate professor saw crimson after getting overcharged $4 on a $53.35 order of Chinese food and reportedly launched an email wrestling match with the eatery's owners.
Harvard's Benjamin Edelman, who apologized for an email blitz over a $4 overcharge, had a previous fight with another eatery, Boston.com reports.
A Harvard Business School professor is saying he's sorry for over-the-top emails complaining about a $4 takeout overcharge.
A Harvard Business School associate professor just couldn't let it go when he was overcharged $4 for Chinese takeout.
McDonald's wants the web to know what exactly makes it into those chicken McNuggets. CNBC's Landon Dowdy reports.
Membership fees have helped Costco beat its profit estimates for the first quarter, but will cheaper fuel benefit the retailer's sales? Brian Nagel, retail analyst at Oppenheimer & Co thinks it's a possibility.
Tesco has issued another profit warning, but CEO Dave Lewis says he is "quietly optimistic". Bruno Monteyne, an analyst at Bernstein, discusses.
McDonald's released a video revealing the step by step process of how their McNuggets are made, reports the Today show.
General Mills announced the return of the previously discontinued French Toast Crunch, a toast-shaped, maple-flavored cereal.
Watch out world, the Girl Scouts are going digital to sell you cookies.
Put off by snarled city traffic and a shortage of parking, more Indians are shopping for groceries online, helping e-tailers turn in profits.
Whether they want to or not, consumers will soon know how many calories they are eating when ordering off the menu at chain restaurants.
Butterball's CEO sees Thanksgiving as the equivalent of the Super Bowl. And the company knows it's not your grandfather's holiday anymore.
More companies, many in the food business, are asking customers to keep guns out of stores. A brief history of gun laws and guns in public.
Starbucks will begin a nationwide rollout of wireless charging spots in its coffee shops, Re/code reports.