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  • 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.

  • Smashburger Is 'Fast Casual' Not 'Fast Food': CEO  Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 5:40 AM ET

    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.

  • Power Rundown: Sugar Subsidies?  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 1:55 PM ET

    U.S. sugar firms have borrowed $862 million to finance their operations. CNBC's John Carney and Kayla Tausche share their opinions on whether sugar deserves a bailout.

  • Goodbye, Drought; Hello, Bumper Crops Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 10:59 AM ET

    Improved weather is projected to result in a successful growing year, which could reduce the pressure on grain, livestock feed and consumer prices.

  • Forget Fat—The Hot, New Thing to Avoid Is Gluten Saturday, 9 Mar 2013 | 6:01 AM ET
    Domino's gluten free pizza

    Patients allergic to gluten used to be the only ones to avoid it. But the gluten backlash is growing and so is the market for gluten-free products.

  • Earnings Preview: Retailers on the Radar Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 12:48 PM ET

    As the markets continue their march higher, investors will look to the tail end of fourth quarter earnings season for signs that corporate revenues and profits are improving. Next week, several retailers are expected to issue reports.

  • Fish McBites No Balm for McDonald's Sales Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 10:49 AM ET
    McDonald's new Fish McBites

    McDonald's February sales fell 1.5 percent amid stiff competition for customers who are spending more cautiously due to weak economic growth and higher taxes.

  • Starbucks said Thursday that it doesn't plan to change its offerings ahead of New York City's ban on large, sugary drinks that is scheduled to go into effect March 12.

  • Confidence Back? Several Retailers Top Sales Forecasts Thursday, 7 Mar 2013 | 8:39 AM ET

    After a difficult January, when shoppers first felt the effect of a payroll tax hike that lowered take-home pay by 2 percent, some retailers got a little relief in February from growing employment and a rising stock market.

  • Following are the events on Jim Cramer's radar as he develops strategy for the week ahead.