Food Retail


  • Chew on This Investment Strategy Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 6:33 PM ET

    Cramer thinks it could really sweeten your portfolio.

  • Darden Hungry for Profit     Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 2:11 PM ET

    Darden Restaurants, the parent company of Olive Garden and Red Lobster, is serving up a stock slide Wednesday. Andrew Barish, managing director at Jefferies, weighs in.

  • Record Drought in Texas Could Mean Lower Beef Prices Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | 4:26 PM ET
    BERLIN - JULY 31: Cuts of beef and pork lie in a display counter at a supermarket July 30, 2007 in Berlin, Germany. According to media reports July 31, 2007 Gerd Sonnleitner, head of the German Farmers' Association, has called for a nationwide rise in prices of meat, especially beef and pork, and is predicting an overall rise in the price of groceries in Germany. Milk and dairy products prices in Germany have already risen in recent days by as much as 50 percent. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Imag

    Texans are facing the worst single year of drought on record—that could turn out to be good news for meat-eating consumers.

  • Supermarkets Strike     Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | 1:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Sue Herera has the story on a strike issued for three southern California supermarkets: Ralphs, Vons, and Albertons.

  • Chipotle Opens Asian Eatery     Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 2:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Sullivan has the details on Chipotle's new Asian themed restaurant opening today in Washington, DC.

  • Cramer: Don’t Run From This Buying Opportunity Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 7:02 PM ET

    The “Mad Money” host explains why so-called bad news could mean a good opportunity to buy.

  • Cisco's Future     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 3:14 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt has the story on how John Chambers, Cisco System CEO plans to increase sales and reassure investors. Also, discussing whether the stock is oversold, with Mark Sue, RBC Capital Markets, and Alkesh Shah, Evercore Partners.

  • Google Acquires Zagat     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 11:38 AM ET

    Google has acquired restaurant rating service Zagat, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg.

  • UK Consumers Worse Off Than 2009: Retail Chain Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 3:29 AM ET

    Shoppers in the UK are in a worse place than during the last recession, the group finance director of one of the country's biggest supermarket chains told CNBC Thursday.

  • Subsidizing Obesity Tuesday, 6 Sep 2011 | 10:17 AM ET

    We can disagree about the appropriate role of government in combating the obesity crisis, but one would think that there's a consensus at least that government shouldn't be subsidizing obesity.

  • Hurricane Irene's Impact on Farms     Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 4:51 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan speaks to Michelle Bulich, Bulich Farm, Michael Hurwitz, Director of Grow NYC Greenmarket, and Richard Hodgson, Hodgson Farms on how power outages have limited farmers from assessing their total damage and the negative impact this will have on the food market.

  • Dunkin Stock Set to Pop Higher?     Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 11:39 AM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg has the details on Dunkin Brands' IPO ahead of a slew of potentially bullish reports.

  • Domino's: Cookin' Up a Hot Stock     Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 10:15 AM ET

    Patrick Doyle, Domino's president/CEO reveals how the company revamped its brand by embracing negative criticism and the impact of higher commodity prices on its margins.

  • Irene's Silver Lining     Friday, 26 Aug 2011 | 3:47 PM ET

    Paul Walsh, The Weather Channel, discusses the potential good that can come out of Hurricane Irene's arrival, even though it could negatively impact growth in the 3rd quarter.

  • Makeup, Mail & Food Trucks?     Monday, 22 Aug 2011 | 2:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg eyes dividends for Avon, Pitney Bowes and Sysco.

  • Wesfarmers Strong Sales Cause Surprise     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 4:40 AM ET

    "The environment for food retailing is pretty good in Australia at the moment. We are attracting around two million more customers into our stores every week," Richard Goyder, chief executive at Wesfarmers, told CNBC.

  • Q2 Retail Rise Postive Sign: UBS Research Head     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 4:30 AM ET

    "We have had a lot of volatility on the retail sales data because of the Royal Wedding and the number of public holidays. The June data was quite positive, so I think a small increase again in July is an encouraging sign," Stephane Deo, head of european economic research at UBS, told CNBC.

  • Checking Out Supervalu     Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 9:14 AM ET

    Insight on how business is handling the market volatility, with Craig Herkert, Supervalu Inc. CEO.

  • Wiener War: Sara Lee, Kraft Escalate Legal Beef Monday, 15 Aug 2011 | 5:48 AM ET

    The nation's two largest hot dog makers are taking their legal beefs Monday to federal court in Chicago, where a judge will determine whether Oscar Mayer or Ball Park franks broke false-advertising laws in their efforts to become top dog.

  • Top Ad Icons of the 20th Century Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 11:17 AM ET
    Top Ad Icons of the 20th Century

    See the top 10 ad icons of the 20th century as compiled by AdAge.com and recognizing "those images that have had the most powerful resonance in the marketplace."