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  • The $325,000 hamburger (fries not included) Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 1:25 PM ET
    A lab-grown meat burger made from Cultured Beef, which has been developed by Professor Mark Post of Maastricht University in the Netherlands.

    A Netherlands-based researcher has produced lab-grown, cruelty-free meat. But will vegans and vegetarians be lining up for a serving of the engineered food product?

  • Earnings Squad: Food for thought     Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 10:23 AM ET

    The CNBC "Earnings Squad" dissects the earnings and stories you may have missed. Today, the "Squad" takes a look at Brinker, OpenTable, Church & Dwight, and ValueClick.

  • Growing Sprouts on Wall Street     Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 11:12 AM ET

    Doug Sanders, Sprouts Farmers Market president & CEO, discusses his company's debut on the Nasdaq and how he managed to raise $300 million for its IPO.

  • Chinese search for infant formula goes global Friday, 26 Jul 2013 | 12:49 AM ET

    Chinese buying up milk powder wherever they can get it has led to shortages around the world. This is a reminder of their rising safety concerns — can have huge impacts on goods.

  • Starbucks boosts its outlook amid strong sales Thursday, 25 Jul 2013 | 4:06 PM ET

    Starbucks raised its full-year outlook after delivering strong sales growth across the board for the third quarter. Shares rose after-hours.

  • Most popular supermarket? Hint: Not the biggest Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 4:03 PM ET

    In a survey of U.S. and Canadian grocery shoppers, Trader Joe's, Publix Supermarkets and Whole Foods earned some of the highest marks.

  • Get your burgers in Oklahoma, not Vermont Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    Where does your state stack up? State-by-state trends regarding fast food spending habits are regional, according to data from the Intuit consumer spending index.

  • Panera Bread fails to rise to Street estimates Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013 | 5:13 PM ET

    Panera Bread reported quarterly earnings and revenue that fell short of analysts' expectations on Tuesday.

  • Restaurant menu labels don't work, study shows Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 3:40 PM ET
    Items on the breakfast menu, including the calories, at a McDonald's restaurant in New York.

    No matter how much calorie information is on the menu list people still choose the food they like, not what's supposed to be healthier, researchers from Carnegie Mellon report.

  • Squeezing profits: The case of a shrinking Twinkie Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 4:40 PM ET

    Twinkies are back, but they may be a bit smaller than you remember. The new boxes contain spongy yellow cakes that are smaller than right before Hostess out of business.

  • Here's why the shelf life of Twinkies increased Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 11:49 AM ET

    Although many consumers may be under the false impression that Twinkies last forever, they do in fact have a shelf life, and that's about to increase.

  • Supersize this: McD's alums go big on healthy food Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 6:00 AM ET
    LYFE Kitchen nine grain pilaf.

    No strangers to food in the fast lane, a handful of former McDonald's executives, are trying to crack the code on providing food on the go that tastes good and is good for you.

  • Coors kick-starts entrepreneur's cold invention Saturday, 13 Jul 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Coors Light kick-starts a new way to keep your beer cold, donating $10,000 to an entrepreneurs Kickstarter project to help get it off the ground.

  • The Beer Industry is Brewing     Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 4:34 PM ET

    Julia Herz of the Brewers Association talks about growth in the craft beer industry. "It's about competition and diversity," she said, adding that there is room for more small brewers.

  • Twinkies Are Back!     Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 10:12 AM ET

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports Twinkies are back in select Wal-mart stores.

  • Gas Prices Help Costco Top Estimates, L Brands Misses Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 10:55 AM ET
    Customers shop at a Costco store.

    Costco Wholesale reported June same-store sales that beat analysts' estimates, while L Brands sales came in lower than expected.

  • Smithfield Foods Answers Questions from Senate     Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 3:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells has all the details from the Smithfield Foods hearing.

  • Cronut Mania     Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 2:57 PM ET

    CNBC's Mandy Drury heads downtown to the bakery making the "cronut." She finds that waiting in the line for most is "well worth it."

  • Kroger Buys Harris Teeter for $2.5 Billion in Cash Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 8:44 AM ET
    Customer shops at a Kroger supermarket in Peoria, Ill.

    Kroger says it will acquire Harris Teeter Supermarkets in a deal valued at $2.5 billion, including debt, to expand in the Southeast and mid-Atlantic states.

  • Marks & Spencer: A Brand That's Dying?     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 2:15 AM ET

    Rahul Sharma, founder of NEEVCAPITAL and CNBC's UK Business Editor, Helia Ebrahimi, discuss the dismal outlook for UK retailer Marks and Spencer after clothing sales fell by three percent.