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  • M&S Results: Bad Management or Tough Times?     Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 2:00 AM ET

    Anthony Fry, chairman of Espirito Santo Investment Bank, debates whether Marks and Spencer's poor results are reflective of the pressure on the high street or poor management in the company.

  • Yum's China Sales Fall Sharply Amid Bird-Flu Scare Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 5:42 PM ET

    KFC parent Yum Brands reported sales fell 13% in March at restaurants in China amid a new bird-flu scare.

  • Bye, Pork Butt. Hello, Boston Roast: Meat Gets Revamp Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 9:13 AM ET

    The pork and beef industries are retooling more than 350 names of meat cuts to give them more sizzle and consumer appeal.

  • Chipotle Struggles to Show the Growth Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 4:59 PM ET
    Chipotle

    Investors are still betting on Chipotle to turn things around, despite recent concerns about margin pressure and slowing growth. TheStreet.com reports.

  • Wendy's Getting 'Delicate Dance' Right? Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 12:41 PM ET

    Wendy's shares are struggling after its rating was lowered by Morgan Stanley, but the company is on schedule with implementing its new premium concept, TheStreet.com reports.

  • Beyond Pancakes & Pickles, Pinnacle Foods Is Hungry Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 11:29 AM ET

    Pinnacle Foods, the maker of Hungry-Man frozen foods, Vlasic pickles and many other brand names, is hungry for an acquisition, now that trading has begun in its stock.

  • Hungry-Man Investors: Pinnacle Foods IPO Prices at $20 Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 6:13 PM ET

    The IPO of Pinnacle Foods priced at $20 a share, at the high end of the range. One trader said the stock could pop on its debut Thursday amid expectations of a "hefty dividend."

  • Belgian Chocolate Seeks Protection From Copycats Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 3:52 AM ET
    Belgian chocolate

    Belgian chocolate makers believe their renowned pralines should have similar protection to that enjoyed by French champagne or Italy's Parma ham.

  • Bacon Tacos = Bacos     Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 2:58 PM ET

    CNBC's "Street Signs" crew and Jane Wells take a bite of a taco that has bacon as its shell.

  • Horse Meat Free and Back on the Menu: Ikea Meatballs Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 1:25 PM ET
    Ikea says its meatballs are now free of horse meat.

    Furniture retailer IKEA's Swedish meatballs are returning to the menu after last month's horse meat scare, with new supply chain controls "from farm to fork," the company's head of foods said.

  • Business Opportunities in the Big Easy     Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 8:40 AM ET

    Wendell Pierce, Sterling Farms co-owner; and Troy Henry, Henry Consulting, discuss how their full-service grocery service found fertile ground in an emerging market in New Orleans.

  • McDonald's Adds Chicken McWrap to Core Menu Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 7:41 AM ET

    McDonald's is adding a permanent new offering to its menu: Chicken McWraps. And yes, there's bacon.

  • By Switching Aisles, Energy Drinks Sidestep Some Rules Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 10:34 AM ET
    Monster energy drinks.

    The producer of Monster Energy will no longer be required to tell federal regulators about reports potentially linking its products to deaths and injuries. The NYT reports.

  • Dave Prokupek, CEO of Smashburger talks to CNBC about his "fast casual" model and his global expansion plan.

  • Sainsbury Sales Beat, but CEO Voices Caution Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 3:49 AM ET

    The operator of the U.K.'s third-biggest supermarket chain J Sainsbury, beat expectations on Tuesday with quarterly like-for-like sales (excluding fuel) rising by 3.6 percent. Analysts polled by Reuters had expected a rise of just 2.3 percent.

  • Sainsbury's CEO: Our Prices Are Competitive     Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 3:20 AM ET

    Justin King, CEO of Sainsbury's, tells CNBC that there are lots of components to the company's growth and price is only one of them.

  • Coffee or Tea - Which Does Asia Prefer?     Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 8:52 PM ET

    CNBC finds out the answer at Southeast Asia's first event dedicated to the art of your morning brew.

  • The UK Government Is Too Big: Pro     Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Stewart Richardson, partner at RMG Wealth Management, tells CNBC that the UK consumer is in a difficult place and the government must do more to help the private sector.

  • Bailout for Sugar?     Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 4:47 PM ET

    The Agriculture Department says buying 400,000 tons of sugar from processors who have borrowed nearly $900 million is a possibility, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson; and Sallie James, Cato Institute, shares her opinions.

  • Sugar Bailout     Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 2:47 PM ET

    Sugar prices have fallen so low; they have put pressure on sugar processors. CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the government support of sugar prices has been widely criticized for years.