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Dunkin' Brands may bring "some smaller stores" to California before opening its first major franchises there in more than a decade, CEO Nigel Travis told CNBC.
Some of the most innovative companies in New York are taking notice of a new start-up that looks to redefine the way we drink coffee in the office.
Where does your state stack up? State-by-state trends regarding fast food spending habits are regional, according to data from the Intuit consumer spending index.
With the S&P 500 reaching new records and flirting with 1,700, data show it to be a broad-based move, with all 10 S&P sectors close to 52-week highs.
In a survey of U.S. and Canadian grocery shoppers, Trader Joe's, Publix Supermarkets and Whole Foods earned some of the highest marks.
JC Penney changed its pricing model from everyday low pricing to sales. But employees say the company artificially inflated prices, then put those same items on sale.
Taco Bell says it is getting rid of its kids meals, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan. The fast food chain says the meals account for less than 1 percent of total sales.
The FDA published preliminary results from a study it conducted that suggests "menthol cigarettes pose a public health risk above that seen with non-menthol cigarettes." "Menthol smokers show greater signs of nicotine dependence and are less likely to successfully quit smoking," the FDA said.
Wendy's plans to sell 425 restaurants to franchisees. Its CEO Emil Brolick discusses the catalyst for rising revenues. "We want to regain our stature in product innovation," he says.
WASHINGTON/ GENEVA July 23- Shares of U.S. tobacco companies fell on Tuesday after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it is considering tightening regulations on menthol cigarettes following a scientific review that showed the products are likely to be more addictive than regular cigarettes.
Two Subway employees were fired after gross pictures went viral. "Kids get away with so much on the Internet, when they finally get caught it's a surprise," said one psychologist.
U.S. beer sales declined in the first half of 2013 fueled by the payroll tax hike and a jump in unemployment among young men, according to new research.
SAN DIEGO, July 23, 2013-- Premier Brands, Inc., a company in the business of creating, acquiring and marketing consumer packaged goods and new product development, today announced that the Company will be holding an online "open house" and conference call for beverage distributors, retail buyers and on-premise accounts including restaurants, bars and hotels to introduce Dennis Rodman's Bad Boy Vodka.
Shares of McDonald's are down about 2.5 percent after reporting earnings today. Andy Barish, Jefferies & Co., and Sam Oches, QSR Magazine, discuss their ratings on the stock.
Heineken challenges air travelers to drop their planned itineraries and play "Departure Roulette:" the chance to jet off to an exotic location for free.
A judge has recommended that Coca-Cola face a class-action lawsuit accusing it of misleading consumers by overstating the health benefits of its Vitaminwater drink.
No matter how much calorie information is on the menu list people still choose the food they like, not what's supposed to be healthier, researchers from Carnegie Mellon report.
Garry Evans, global head of equity strategy at HSBC, talks about emerging market equities and says that he is underweight on emerging markets because they are the "exact opposite" of the U.S.
NEW YORK, July 18- BlackRock Inc said on Thursday it opposes Nelson Peltz's proposal that PepsiCo Inc buy Mondelez International and shed its beverage business, signaling that the activist investor's proposal could fall flat with fellow investors.
ATLANTA, GA., July 18, 2013-- The leading, marketing-driven fragrance house, Arylessence, Inc., announces an innovative' sensory messaging' program to help personal care marketers develop private label brands that are competitive in the marketplace, offer new opportunities for retailers to increase sales, and provide exceptional benefits for consumers seeking quality, performance and value. Developed to support the dramatic growth of private label brands in grocery, pharmacy, discount, and department stores, the new Arylessence program helps marketers develop winning fragrance concepts in an integrated approach that combines product formulation and technology, packaging, and the brand's sensory messaging. "Private label brands today aren't just about saving money," says Steve Tanner, President of Arylessence. "
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides insight on news the merger between American and U.S. Airways has completed, as well as new rules for senior drivers.
What consumers are concerned about, with Arabella Pollack, Consumer Insights expert; Mary Epner of Mary Epner Retail Analysis; CNBC's Kelli Grant; and retail shopper Lauren Sprance.