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  • Most aggressive Big Mac attack     Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 2:58 PM ET

    The fast food burger wars are intensifying. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on Burger King's new "Big King" hamburger that looks a lot like McDonalds' "Big Mac."

  • Burger King to bring back Big Mac knockoff Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 1:25 PM ET
    Burger King Big King

    What has two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles and onions on a sesame bun? Burger King's latest sandwich.

  • 'Project K': Kellogg cuts jobs, posts earnings Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 9:00 AM ET
    Kellogg's strawberry pop-tarts

    Kellogg says it plans to trim its global workforce by 7 percent, with the breakfast foods maker citing weaker-than-expected sales for the year.

  • Hot sauce maker under fire in court over big stink Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 10:23 AM ET
    Sriracha chili sauce

    A California factory town's attempt to shut down production of Sriracha sauce heads to court until the company gets rid of the plant's smelly fumes.

  • India's onion crisis     Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 8:07 PM ET

    Onions prices have skyrockteted 320 percent over the past 12 months. The Asia Squawk Box team discusses what that means for consumers.

  • Hot sauce maker under fire for stinking up the place Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 10:59 AM ET
    Sriracha sauce

    The city of Irwindale, Calif., filed a lawsuit against Huy Fong Foods, maker of Sriracha, claiming the odor from the plant is a public nuisance.

  • Watch: CNBC anchorman stays classy Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 5:52 AM ET

    CNBC anchorman Geoff Cutmore gave his best impression of Ron Burgundy on Squawk Box Europe this morning.

  • What has Chipotle cooking?     Friday, 18 Oct 2013 | 2:51 PM ET

    Chipotle is trading at an all-time high after it beat Wall Street's expectations. Research guru Bob Derrington, Northcoast Research, tells CNBC's Mandy Drury, the company's visibility and growth really has the stock cooking.

  • Many fast-food workers living in poverty: Report Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 2:14 PM ET

    Every time you go to a fast-food restaurant, you have a 1 in 5 chance of being served by a worker who's living in poverty.

  • Battle over the 'Duffin'     Friday, 11 Oct 2013 | 12:00 PM ET

    It's part donut and part muffin, with a touch of controversy. It's a "duffin," and it's coming to Starbucks. NBC's Michelle Kosinski reports from London.

  • Costco profit, net sales rise but miss forecasts Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 6:22 AM ET
    Customers enter and exit a Costco Wholesale Corp. store in Mount Prospect, Illinois.

    Costco Wholesale Corp posted a 1 percent rise in quarterly profit and a three percent increase in its same-store sales for the month of September.

  • Tesco and Sainsbury's are 'losing ground': Pro     Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013 | 4:20 AM ET

    Rahul Sharma, founder and managing director at NEEV Capital, comments on sales results from Tesco and Sainsbury's and explains how they are underperforming the broader sector.

  • Mel Elias, President & CEO of the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf plans to expand store bases in Asia with newly-acquired capital. He confirms lower coffee prices will be passed onto customers.

  • Is a Halal food market boom on its way? Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | 11:51 AM ET
    A halal butcher

    The halal food market has huge potential for growth after being largely neglected in the U.K.

  • The Starbucks menu taste test, with David Burke Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 12:22 PM ET

    Starbucks debuted items from French bakery La Boulange in some markets. Here, one celebrity chef gives his take.

  • Oops! Vitaminwater promo goes awry Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 8:14 AM ET

    Coca-Cola is apologizing for a promotion on its vitaminwater bottle caps in Canada. Words in French sometimes have rude meanings in other languages.

  • What's the best way to get a drink at the bar? Friday, 20 Sep 2013 | 6:10 PM ET

    How do you get a bartender's attention — yell? snap your fingers? Check out this study on body language for some tips to get the edge in a crowded bar.

  • Traditional grocers poised to join e-commerce boom Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | 6:00 AM ET
    A Peapod worker at one of its online distribution facilities in Lake Zurich, Ill.

    A distribution model popular in Europe could finally give U.S. grocery stores a solid online footing.

  • Not-so-sweet tooth: Chocolate prices could soar Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 4:44 PM ET

    Chocoholics face higher prices for their sweet treats as candy makers deal with higher prices for cocoa butter.

  • It's very difficult out there: Morrison's CFO     Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 2:05 AM ET

    Trevor Strain, CFO of Morrisons, tells CNBC they¿re focussed on building up their online and convenience offer as they offer the fastest growth.