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  • Top 10 restaurants of the jet-set super rich Thursday, 2 Apr 2015 | 10:36 AM ET

    Elite Traveler ranked the super rich's top restaurant picks for 2015, & guess which one came top? CNBC takes a look at these wealthy dining hotspots.

  • Eggs-travagent! How much will you spend at Easter? Thursday, 2 Apr 2015 | 6:15 AM ET

    Like Christmas & Valentine's, Easter will likely see you digging deep into your pockets to pay for all the extras this holiday.

  • COLOGNE, Germany, March 31- The strong finances of Germany's second-biggest supermarket group REWE mean it is well positioned to pounce on potential acquisitions, its chief executive said on Tuesday after profit grew faster than it expected in 2014.. Analysts have speculated that REWE might be interested in buying or being involved in an asset swap for some of...

  • Starbucks debuts new smoothies...kale optional Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 | 6:19 AM ET
    A woman walks past a Starbucks cafe in New York.

    Starbucks and Danone on Tuesday will begin selling a smoothie line at more than 4,300 U.S. Starbucks shops as part of a Greek yogurt partnership.

  • A kernel of an idea turns into a second career Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 3:19 PM ET
    Jean Tsai left a career in finance to start PopKarma, an organic popcorn company based in New York City.

    A finance power woman strikes it out on her own in the world of popcorn.

  • Tech turns tasty with printed pancakes Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 10:20 AM ET

    Meet the PancakeBot: the world’s first pancake printer that allows you to design your own pancakes, print them in different colors and then eat them.

  • One iconic singer has high hopes for a pot brand Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 8:43 AM ET
    Willie Nelson performs at the MusiCares 2015 Person Of The Year gala honoring Bob Dylan in Los Angeles, Feb. 6, 2015.

    Music icon Willie Nelson is going into the weed business, according to a pot activist.

  • Gulp... Here's a protein bar to chirp about Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 5:09 PM ET
    CROBOR, protein bar made with cricket flour

    This all-natural health bar promises nine essential amino acids and 10 grams of protein, but there's a catch.

  • Aldi UK says e-commerce "not an immediate focus" Friday, 20 Mar 2015 | 6:49 AM ET

    LONDON, March 20- German discounter Aldi played down on Friday a media report that it is planning to try out online grocery sales in Britain, saying e-commerce "is not an immediate focus". German trade journal Lebensmittel Zeitung cited unnamed sources on Thursday as saying Aldi was preparing to launch an online store in Britain and possibly in other countries,...

  • Aldi to test ecommerce in Britain, other markets - report Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 12:43 PM ET

    *Aldi North mulls online sales in Spain, Portugal- report. Germany's Lebensmittel Zeitung cited unnamed sources as saying Aldi was preparing to launch an online store in Britain, where grocery ecommerce is more advanced than elsewhere in Europe, already accounting for about 5 percent of sales. Online grocery sales will roughly double from 2012 to 2016 in five...

  • LONDON, March 17- Britain's Sainsbury's expressed confidence in outperforming its supermarket peers and played down the threat posed by recovering rival Tesco on Tuesday, although it said no quick improvement in tough trading conditions was expected. Sainsbury's posted a fifth consecutive quarter of declining underlying sales but it said measures laid...

  • LONDON, March 17- British supermarket Sainsbury's posted a fifth straight quarter of declining underlying sales and said it did not expect the trading environment to improve any time soon. The group, which trails market leader Tesco and Wal-Mart's Asda by annual sales, said on Tuesday sales at stores open over a year fell 1.9 percent, excluding fuel, in the 10...

  • Sainsbury's sales dip for fifth straight quarter Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | 3:09 AM ET

    LONDON, March 17- British supermarket Sainsbury's posted a fifth straight quarter of declining underlying sales and said it did not expect the trading environment to improve any time soon. The group, which trails market leader Tesco and Wal-Mart's Asda by annual sales, said on Tuesday sales at stores open over a year fell 1.9 percent, excluding fuel, in the 10...

  • How Foodpanda aims to change food delivery   Sunday, 15 Mar 2015 | 9:46 PM ET
    How Foodpanda aims to change food delivery

    Inna Leontenkova, managing director at Foodpanda, explains how the company wants to revolutionize food ordering experiences and outlines plans for the money raised from its latest funding.

  • Starbucks tries cold brew in hot market Friday, 13 Mar 2015 | 2:56 PM ET
    Starbucks' Cold Brew is coffee steeped using cool water, while traditional iced coffee is made by brewing hot coffee at double-strength and pouring over ice.

    Starbucks is about to roll out yet another way to get customers to spend a bit more for coffee: cold brew. USA Today reports.

  • Pirate Joe's buys at Trader Joe's, sells in Canada Thursday, 12 Mar 2015 | 1:44 PM ET
    Pirate Joe's

    Pirate Joe's, which sells Trader Joe's brand goods in Vancouver, is planning to add a second store and an online storefront.

  • *Amazon seen eventually launching "Fresh" in Germany. COLOGNE, Germany, March 12- Germany's second-biggest supermarket group REWE is investing heavily in grocery ecommerce even though it does not expect to turn a profit soon, as it braces for Amazon to expand its food delivery service. The online customer is our opportunity to become the number one in Germany.

  • LONDON, March 12- The daunting task facing the new boss of Morrisons was illustrated on Thursday when Britain's fourth biggest supermarket reported its lowest annual profit in eight years and warned investors it would cut its dividend. David Potts, a former executive of market leader Tesco, starts as Morrisons CEO on Monday. "Whilst our broad strategy of saving...

  • LONDON, March 12- Britain's John Lewis Partnership posted a 9 percent fall in underlying profit on Thursday after an industry price war hit its Waitrose supermarket business, forcing it to cut its staff bonus payout for a second straight year. The 150- year-old employee-owned group, which runs Britain's biggest department store chain as well as its sixth...

  • LONDON, March 12- Britain's John Lewis Partnership posted a 9 percent fall in underlying profit on Thursday after an industry price war hit its Waitrose supermarket business, forcing it to cut its staff bonus payout for a second straight year. The employee-owned group, which runs Britain's biggest department store chain as well as its sixth largest...