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  • Losing steam? Starbucks selloff after pro's report Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 12:24 PM ET

    Starbucks stock retreated in heavy volume after a report suggested the coffee chain's growth may be losing some steam.

  • Applebee's brings tech to the table  Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 10:27 AM ET

    Applebee's is placing a tablet on every table so customers can order, pay the bill or play games. Julia Stewart, DineEquity chairman and CEO, discusses the company's decision to opt for Intel tablets rather than iPads.

  • Chick-fil-A joins Starbucks in mobile payments bet Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:36 PM ET
    A Chick-fil-A restaurant in Springfield, Va.

    The chain is testing a mobile payment and ordering iPhone app at six locations. A national rollout of the program could occur within the year, a spokesperson said.

  • Laggard McDonald's disappoints in U.S.  Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 11:06 AM ET

    Discussing the company's problems in the U.S. and success in Europe, with Andy Barish of Jefferies and Peter Saleh of Telsey Advisory Group.

  • Salads and wraps continue to hurt McDonald's Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 8:29 AM ET

    McDonald's reported weaker-than-expected global sales at established restaurants, hurt by a drop in comparable-store sales in the United States.

  • Uh oh, SpaghettiOs apologizes for Pearl Harbor tweet Saturday, 7 Dec 2013 | 8:48 PM ET

    Campbell Soup apologized Saturday for a tweet by its SpaghettiOs brand that marked the anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attacks with a picture of its smiling mascot jauntily holding an American flag.

  • Even at $450, Starbucks cards sell out in seconds Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:55 PM ET
    The 2013 rose-gold gift card

    The offering marked the second year the coffee chain has partnered with daily deal site Gilt.com to sell the cards.

  • One place where bugs in the food isn't a mistake Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 1:08 PM ET
    Toasted crickets on blue corn tostada is just one of the items offered at Antojeria La Popular restaurant.

    A Mexican restaurant in New York's SoHo neighborhood is drawing customers (and buzz) with the latest food craze: a burger of pan-friend crickets.

  • Bars in stores—the latest retail gimmick Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    Clothing retailers are adding more in-store bars, encouraging shoppers to mix Happy Hour and holiday errands.

  • These java gift cards will sell out in seconds Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 4:15 PM ET
    The 2013 rose-gold gift card

    Starbucks is back with its exclusive gift cards. But the company is only making 1,000 of the sought-after gift, and they'll like fly off the shelves.

  • McFail: McDonald's out-of-touch tipping advice Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 2:21 PM ET

    McDonald's has committed yet another employee advice blunder, listing on its worker resource website pricey suggestions for holiday tipping.

  • Prohibition is over! Time to buy beer stocks Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 11:34 AM ET

    In honor of today’s anniversary of the repeal of prohibition, here’s a bucket of beer stocks, compliments of Todd Schoenberger.

  • Norman Rockwell work sets auction record Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 6:20 PM ET

    Norman Rockwell's "Saying Grace" sold on Wednesday for more than $46 million, double its high pre-sale estimate.

  • 'Dairy cliff': Why milk may soar to $8 a gallon Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 12:45 PM ET

    Brace yourself: The U.S. is about to go over the "dairy cliff," which could cause milk prices to jump.

  • Steve Case bets big on organic  Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 10:14 AM ET

    Steve Case, Revolution Growth Fund Chairman & CEO, discusses his $22 million investment in organic salad chain Sweetgreen. Case says big fast food chains, like McDonald's, need to make adjustments.

  • Ho! Ho! Ho! Wine sales are soaring Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 8:54 AM ET

    Wine sales are soaring. How do investors get in on the action (besides drinking)? Todd Schoenberger raises a glass and offers up some advice.

  • McCormick CEO predicts 2014's top flavors  Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013 | 10:45 AM ET

    McCormick CEO Alan Wilson says his company "nailed" their flavor forecast 10 years ago for its popular spice chipotle. He predicts 2014's top flavors, and shares his campaign with BuzzFeed. BuzzFeed president & COO Jon Steinberg, weighs in.

  • Don't take YUM dip seriously: Cramer  Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013 | 9:15 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" team breaks down flat sales for Yum Brands, and Krispy Kreme's stock tumbles after a quarterly miss.

  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 3, 2013-- In a strategic move to prepare for wholesale distribution of its award winning craft beer, Boone, NC- based Appalachian Mountain Brewery announced today it entered into a letter of intent to acquire North Carolina Natural Energy, Inc., a publicly traded company,.

  • Olive Garden joins burger brigade with Italiano Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 2:18 PM ET
    The Olive Garden has added the Italiano Burger and fries to its menu.

    As restaurants battle to lure diners, Olive Garden on Monday introduced its version of an American classic: the Italiano Burger.

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