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Just ask Wal-Mart, the world's largest retailer. When it sought a foothold in east Africa, it sparked a family feud in one of its acquisition targets, Kenya's Naivas supermarket chain.
Nov 12- Starbucks Corp must pay Kraft Foods $2.76 billion after it ended the companies' grocery deal at least three years early, the coffee chain said on Tuesday. An arbitrator ruled that Starbucks must pay $2.23 billion in damages plus $527 million for interest and legal fees, Starbucks said. Based on the rules of binding arbitration, Starbucks cannot appeal.
Nov 12 (Reuters)- Starbucks Corp said on Tuesday an arbitrator has ruled that it must pay Kraft Foods $2.23 billion in damages plus $527 million in prejudgment interest and attorneys fees after the coffee chain's early termination of the companies' grocery deal.
Nov 12- Starbucks Corp said on Tuesday an arbitrator has concluded that it must pay Kraft Foods Group Inc $2.23 billion in damages plus $527 million in prejudgment interest and attorneys fees after the coffee chain's early termination of the companies' grocery deal. Kraft began selling bags of Starbucks coffee in grocery stores beginning in September 1998.
BRUSSELS, Nov 7- Belgian grocer Delhaize took a second writedown on its operations in the Balkans, pushing it to an unexpected third-quarter loss.
Alex Salmond, First Minister of Scotland explains how the nation is tapping the rising demand for salmon from China.
Nov 6- Whole Foods Market Inc on Wednesday reported slower same-store sales growth in the fourth quarter and the grocer lowered its sales forecast for fiscal 2014, sending shares down 8.7 percent in after hours trading.
Whole Foods Market on Wednesday reported same-store sales that decelerated in the fourth quarter. Shares plunged in extended-hours trading.
Nov 6- Whole Foods Market Inc on Wednesday reported same-store sales that decelerated in the fourth quarter and the grocer lowered its sales forecast for fiscal 2014, sending shares down 8.7 percent in after hours trading.
The fast food burger wars are intensifying. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on Burger King's new "Big King" hamburger that looks a lot like McDonalds' "Big Mac."
What has two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles and onions on a sesame bun? Burger King's latest sandwich.
Kellogg says it plans to trim its global workforce by 7 percent, with the breakfast foods maker citing weaker-than-expected sales for the year.
A California factory town's attempt to shut down production of Sriracha sauce heads to court until the company gets rid of the plant's smelly fumes.
Onions prices have skyrockteted 320 percent over the past 12 months. The Asia Squawk Box team discusses what that means for consumers.
The city of Irwindale, Calif., filed a lawsuit against Huy Fong Foods, maker of Sriracha, claiming the odor from the plant is a public nuisance.
*Primark, Loblaw pay 3 months' wages to workers, families. DHAKA, Oct 24- British clothes retailer Primark and Canadian grocer Loblaw laid out plans on Thursday to pay more compensation for the collapse of a Bangladeshi factory that killed almost 1,130 people, as protesters demanded other brands follow suit.
CNBC anchorman Geoff Cutmore gave his best impression of Ron Burgundy on Squawk Box Europe this morning.
*Britain, trailblazer in online grocery, seen at 13.7 bln euros. *Grocery e-commerce also set to take off in Germany, Netherlands. BERLIN, Oct 24- Online grocery sales will roughly double on average by 2016 in five key northern European markets- Britain, France, Germany, Switzerland and the Netherlands- the food and consumer goods research group IGD said on Thursday.
JOHANNESBURG, Oct 22- South Africa's No.2 grocer, Pick n Pay, increased its profit for the first time since 2010 in the first half, sending its shares surging on Tuesday as investors bet the retailer's turnaround plan is starting to bear results.
Chipotle is trading at an all-time high after it beat Wall Street's expectations. Research guru Bob Derrington, Northcoast Research, tells CNBC's Mandy Drury, the company's visibility and growth really has the stock cooking.