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New research shows insurers' efforts to entice healthy eating with coupons are paying off. But are the foods as healthy as the savings?
LONDON, April 16, 2014-- Willis Group Holdings, the global risk adviser, insurance and reinsurance broker, today announces the launch of a new product contamination insurance proposition, in partnership with XL Group, Willis Limited's Food and Drink and Faber Global teams, and in association with BRC Global Standards– the world's biggest provider of safety and quality standards programmes for the food and beverages sector.
Coca-Cola showed a slight improvement in soda sales trends in the first quarter. But it a real turnaround may be a ways off.
Jon Cox, head of European consumer equities at Kepler Cheuvreux, comments on Nestle's earnings and highlights that currency weakness was a "big pain" for the group in the first quarter.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss the soda market and break down Coca Cola's quarterly operating earnings which fell in line with Wall Street estimates.
Coca-Cola reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue, as strong sales in China more than offset a drop in Europe and flat volumes in North America.
ATLANTA, April 14, 2014-- Steve Tanner, President of Arylessence, Inc., an innovative fragrance and flavor company based near Atlanta, Georgia, was honored with the prestigious Eric Bruell Distinguished Service Award by the International Fragrance Association of North America.
This is the ninth year for the Woodford Reserve $1,000 Mint Julep, but each time the concoction features a different Derby-related theme.
With rising food rates and an increase in food imports, food fraud is a growing problem that costs the industry up to $15 billion a year.
The fried chicken purveyor has debuted a drumstick corsage to add a little poultry to the prom this year.
CNBC's Sara Eisen reports tobacco, household products and some food products are really working right now, which is helping consumer staples.
There are now six times more farmers 65 and older than there are farmers 34 and under. It's a concern, say experts.
A restaurant inside the Ritz-Carlton Chicago took a luxurious spin on school lunch with the "Zillion Dollar Grilled Cheese," Eater.com said.
Subway says an ingredient dubbed the "yoga mat" chemical will be entirely phased out of its bread by next week.
Hain cannot change the way consumers eat, buy and sell. There's not enough supply out there for us to do it alone, says Irwin Simon, Hain Celestial CEO, discussing Wal-Mart's expansion into the organic food market.
"These guys are all competing for this very broad mass market, which is essentially very much focused on price and speed," said Ron Shaich, Panera's CEO.
Since going public in 2011, Crumbs stock has nosedived. Its CEO sat down with CNBC to discuss the business' future and cupcake demand.
Pompano Beach, Fla., April 10, 2014-- DS Healthcare Group, Inc., a leading developer of personal care products, today announced it has signed a distribution agreement with Drogaria Iguatemi, the leading high-end retail drug store chain in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Walter Robb, Whole Foods Market co-CEO, discusses the impact of Wal-Mart's move into the organic food marketplace and the company's plans for expansion.
Wal-Mart will provide shoppers with organic food options at the same price as its nationally branded non-organic items.
Consumers slacked off on the final holiday shopping days, suggesting traditional retailers will just meet sales forecasts.
Wal-Mart will begin testing on its new gift card exchange program on Christmas Day.
If you think consumers aren't focused on being socially responsible in their shopping, you'd be wrong.