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  • It better be worth it     Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    With some customers waiting an hour for their food, Tim checks in on Kraken Congee to see what is taking so long.

  • Hungry? IBM’s Watson can help Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 11:51 AM ET
    IBM's Watson

    Home chefs have gained a new ally in the struggle to figure out what to cook: the Watson supercomputer.

  • Cereal industry ponders future as appetites change Saturday, 28 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Here are three ways Americans are taking a different approach to breakfast. Who may be the winners and losers of the shift?

  • Meet the Domino's pizza delivery car of the future Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 5:10 PM ET

    The chain has unveiled a new type of delivery car complete with a built-in pizza warmer and extra-large drink holders.

  • New tech answer to Panera's problems: Analyst Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 4:16 PM ET

    Panera has seen traffic slowing since 2012, but restaurant analyst Stephen Anderson thinks the move to tech will help the company grow.

  • Food prices + gas prices = Stressed consumers Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:22 PM ET

    Both food and gas prices are on the rise, and the link between them could cause more consumer headaches this summer.

  • Brutal drought to bring even higher food prices Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 3:07 PM ET
    File photo of a rancher inspecting a dead cow in Colorado.

    Consumers are paying more for food at the check-out stand. But prices could go even higher due to the drought hitting the Southwest.

  • Chicago craft beer takes to the skies with United Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 12:29 PM ET
    Goose Island's India Pale Ale is pictured with Budweiser beer on March 29, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois.

    United Airlines will soon offer Goose Island Beer Company's 312 Urban Wheat Ale on worldwide flights and in its U.S. airport lounges.

  • Paying more $$$ in groceries? How restaurants gain Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 12:05 PM ET
    Customers wait in line to place their food order at the Five Guys Famous Burgers and Fries restaurant in Washington, DC.

    Grocery shoppers everywhere have been feeling pain at the checkout. But there could be a silver lining for the restaurant industry.

  • Panera's $42 million upgrade     Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 10:42 AM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at Panera Bread's high tech play to change the way fast food works.

  • $17 for a sandwich?! Why food trucks are so pricey Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    A crab salad sandwich from Feelin’ Crabby.

    The popularity of food trucks has exploded in recent years—and so have the prices. Here's why.

  • Crumbs Bake Shop set to delist Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 8:44 AM ET

    Following a sharp decline in its stock, the cupcake chain will delist from the Nasdaq. NYT reports.

  • Philip Morris seeks review of EU tobacco law Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 7:58 AM ET

    LONDON, June 27- Marlboro cigarette maker Philip Morris International is seeking to challenge Europe's new laws on tobacco products, the latest clash between Big Tobacco and governments seeking tighter regulation.

  • Irish bar takes job applications on Snapchat Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 7:45 AM ET

    Sober Lane bar's Friday nights are described as "wild", so it comes as no surprise that the bar is using Snapchat in its hiring drive.

  • Amazon to launch new local takeout service: Report Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 6:23 PM ET

    Amazon is rolling out a new takeout food service to rival industry leaders GrubHub, Seamless and DeliveryHero, TechCrunch reported Thursday.

  • Beer war brewing?     Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 2:50 PM ET

    Nik Modi, RBC Capital, discusses consolidation in the beer industry and the U.S. consumer's preference into higher price-point beers.

  • Startup getting tea distribution down to the tee Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 1:38 PM ET
    A tea garden worker plucks Darjeeling tea leaves in India.

    While consumers move towards higher-quality products a demand for tea is causing one startup to target poor distribution. NYT Reports.

  • WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., June 26, 2014-- I.D. Systems, Inc., a leading provider of wireless M2M asset management solutions, has received a purchase order from a Fortune 500 tobacco company to deploy its PowerFleet ® wireless Vehicle Management System on a fleet of material handling equipment at a U.S. production and distribution facility.

  • DENVER, June 26, 2014-- Jammin Java Corp., d/b/a Marley Coffee, the sustainably grown, ethically farmed and artisan-roasted gourmet coffee company, will be exhibiting at the 60th Summer Fancy Food Show in New York City on June 29- July 1 at Booth #4049. The Company will be showcasing its new Rainforest Alliance coffee line launched earlier this year at Natural Products Expo West, including 8 oz bags and RealCups, alongside its current organic offerings.

  • LONDON, June 26- Britain on Thursday published draft regulations that would force tobacco firms to sell cigarettes in unbranded packaging with graphic health warnings as it prepared to legislate on the issue to try to improve public health.

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  • 2014 Jeep Cherokees

    Chrysler is recalling almost 189,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos in the U.S. to fix a fuel pump problem that can cause the SUVs to stall.

  • The Suitsy connects the shirt to the pants to the jacket—a professional onesie fit to wear to work.

  • Alibaba signage at the New York Stock Exchange at their IPO, September 19, 2014.

    More than 127 million shares were traded within the first 15 minutes of Alibaba's market debut, launching a whirlwind day for the Chinese firm.