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  • Something Borrowed, Something Brew: Wedding Beer Saturday, 8 Jun 2013 | 12:56 PM ET
    Samuel Adams Brewlywed Ale

    More marrying couples are also choosing to say "I Brew," carefully choosing the beer offered at their wedding reception and in many cases brewing it themselves.

  • Maxim's China Footprint     Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 12:50 AM ET

    Michael Wu, Chairman & MD of Maxim's Group says he's not worried about a slowdown in China and sees huge demand for Maxim's food products. He expects huge opportunities especially with new malls coming up every year.

  • National Doughnut Day: Freebies and Big Business Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 5:19 PM ET

    Workers at doughnut shops are gearing up for giveaways Friday, while their parent companies are rolling out big expansion plans.

  • McDonald's Puts Breakfast on 'After Midnight' Menu Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 3:21 PM ET
    Nutritional information is printed on the wrapper of a McDonald's Egg McMuffin in San Rafael, California

    McDonald's wants its customers to eat more—day or night, home or abroad. If you're a night owl, you can now get pancakes or hash browns to go with your Big Mac.

  • What Gives? Retailers Go Gaga for Groceries Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 10:59 AM ET

    Despite the high revenue, the profit margins in the grocery business traditionally have been low, but that hasn't stopped retail giants Amazon and Wal-Mart from escalating the national food fight. What gives?

  • That Taco Bell Shell Licker? Yep, Getting Fired Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 4:43 PM ET
    A Taco Bell employee photographed licking taco shells.

    A Taco Bell employee shown on Facebook licking a stack of taco shells will no longer work for the franchise, according to a company statement. His photographer is also gone.

  • Amazon Plans Major Move Into Grocery Business Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 4:42 PM ET

    Amazon plans to roll out an online grocery business that it has been quietly developing for years, targeting one of the largest retail sectors yet to be upended by e-commerce.

  • Start-Up Aims to Cash In by Going Really Green Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 12:53 PM ET

    Start-up GreenCupboards wants to turn eco-friendly buzz words like "sustainable," "organic" and "fair trade" into a booming business.

  • What's in Store for Tesco?     Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 11:40 AM ET

    Richard Perks, director of retail research at Mintel International, says Tesco has been doing "all the right things", but these measures won't have paid off yet, due to the horse meat scandal.

  • Egg and Bacon Donut Anyone?     Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 4:28 AM ET

    CNBC reports on the Dunkin Donuts' upcoming launch of an egg and bacon breakfast donut in the U.S., following a well-received test in Massachusetts.

  • Despite experiencing the coldest spring in 50 years, U.K. consumers beat the weather by posting a rise in retail sales, according to a new survey released Tuesday.

  • Taco Bell Reacts to Employee’s Disgusting Photo Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 6:28 PM ET
    A Taco Bell employee photographed licking taco shells.

    Taco Bell on Monday reacted to a picture posted on Facebook that appears to show a company employee licking a stack of taco shells.

  • Food Fight: Wal-Mart Offering Produce Guarantee Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 12:04 PM ET

    Wal-Mart said Monday it will offer a money-back guarantee on produce sold in its U.S. stores as it tries to gain share in the grocery business.

  • China Goes 'Hogwild'     Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 2:50 PM ET

    China's Shaunghui International announced plans to buy pork producer Smithfield Foods for $4.7 billion. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Eamon Javers; Peter Navarro, University of California; and Mayor Carter Williams of Smithfield, Virginia discuss.

  • China Eyes Smithfield Foods     Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    China is buying America's biggest pork company Smithfield Foods for more than $4.5 billion, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Savvy Firms Reap Benefits From Olive Oil Shortage Sunday, 26 May 2013 | 12:59 PM ET

    Can an olive oil shortage present a glut of opportunity? It depends on how you manage your business.

  • Beef Prices Concern Traders     Friday, 24 May 2013 | 4:58 PM ET

    Beef demand is up, and supplies are down, reports CNBC's Jane Wells. One California rancher Bud Sloan is having to buy feed because of the drought, and has cut his herd nearly in half.

  • Can Agriculture Stocks Grow?     Friday, 24 May 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    How the agriculture business may perform this summer, with Brian Stutland of Stutland Volatility Group.

  • Beef Price Sticker Shock     Friday, 24 May 2013 | 1:29 PM ET

    Beef prices are going up with ground beef up 9 percent in a year, reports CNBC's Jane Wells. And it doesn't look like it will come down any time this summer.

  • McDonald's Most Caloric Item Ever     Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 2:58 PM ET

    McDonald's will add its most caloric item ever to its menu in Japan beginning next week, with the "Street Signs" crew.