After seeing a rise of nearly 20 percent year to date, cocoa prices may see a taper soon, says Avtar Sandu, Senior Manager, Commodities at Phillip Futures.» Read More
The companies receiving a letter on Sunday from the group were Wal-Mart Stores Inc, supermarket operators Kroger Co, Safeway Inc, which operate pharmacies, and drugstore chains Walgreen Co and Rite Aid Corp..
YouGov's BrandIndex, which measures daily brand perception among consumers, released its annual ranking of the best perceived beers among consumers.
The quintessential Irish pour, Guinness, says it will not be part of the landmark St. Patrick's Day, the parade through New York City City.
A co-founder of the frozen yogurt chain Pinkberry has been sentenced to seven years in prison for beating a homeless man with a tire iron.
Sandwich chain Quiznos filed for pre-packaged bankruptcy protection after struggling with high debt and stiff competition for years.
As California's drought hits winemakers, they've explored new—sometimes novel—ways to sell wine.
CANTON, Ga., March 14, 2014-- Blue Water Global Group, Inc. unveiled today its bottle design and product name for its flagship high-end luxury rum, Blue Water Ultra Premium Rum™. Images of the Blue Water Ultra Premium Rum™ bottle may be found on Blue Water's website or through its Facebook and Twitter pages.
Brian Niccol, Taco Bell president, discusses Taco Bell's move into the breakfast market and what impact it will have on hiring.
Discussing the state of food prices and how geopolitical events in Ukraine could disrupt the balance of agricultural supply and demand, with Robert Crain, AGCO SVP & general manager.
Nightlife proprietor Scott Gerber, Gerber Group Principal and CEO, discusses the opening of his new rooftop bar at the Viceroy Hotel in New York City. Gerber also weighs in on spirits versus beer.
HOUSTON, March 13, 2014-- Cardtronics, Inc., the world's largest retail ATM owner, today announced a licensing agreement with BBVA Compass, providing the bank branding rights to more than 300 ATMs in H-E-B stores across Texas.
Starbucks said the mobile tipping option will be available on its update app for iPhones starting March 19. Tipping has never easier.
His career began in the consumer goods business, working with companies like Danone from France and Parmalat from Italy, where he discovered his passion for the wine business.
Stephen Hughes, Boulder Brands CEO, discusses the decision by its Smart Balance brand to dump GMO oils from its line of butter spreads.
Bill Ackman, who is betting $1.16 billion that Herbalife is a fraud, spent $264,000 in 2013 on lobbyists to press his case against the company.
Cerberus struck a $9 billion-plus deal to buy grocery giant Safeway—a tie-up that should be a win for the consumer.
STARKVILLE, Miss., March 6, 2014-- B.J. Cougle was working for a small pharmacy chain in Starkville, Mississippi, when a major chain bought out the only hometown pharmacy. Their motto– "Let our family take care of yours," is their competitive edge, and what led them to open BJ's Family Pharmacy in May 2013.
Whole Foods has implemented a policy where employees can look up anyone's salary or bonus from the previous year.
Dr. Stacy Fisher, complex heart disease expert, discusses the growing controversy over energy drinks and the health risks they pose.
Techies are the new rock stars—or at least that's how some premium liquor brands see them.
Mikihiko Yamato, Deputy Head of Research at SG-Ji, explains why Fast Retailing's August sales could take a hit from recent typhoons and cold weather.
Tesco has long been the risk averse investor's friend, but now a rise in revenue and expansion is looking less certain.
A new study found luxury customers who had been insulted routinely said they'd pay more for a particular item.