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If the casual dining sector was already weak going into the government shutdown, what can we expect out of the sector ahead? Bob Derrington, Wunderlich Securities senior restaurant analyst, shares his picks.
Starbucks has launched a petition drive in hopes of hastening an end to the federal government shutdown.
Why is this Thanksgiving different from all other Thanksgivings? Because it's Hanukkah, and restaurants are adding latkes to their turkey offerings.
The iconic American candymaker is also targeting global markets with new products.
Two Russian multimillionaires racked up a $207,116 bill between them in a head-to-head contest at a London nightclub, to see who could amass the biggest bar tab.
Millions of dollars are potentially at risk if we can't get the product to market in time for the holiday season in Japan, an industry expert said.
St. Helena, Calif. – October 8, 2013 – The Sutter Home sponsored music, wine and food festival, Live in the Vineyard, in the heart of Napa Valley, November 2-4, is rapidly approaching.
Starbucks' launch of a doughnut-muffin combo "the duffin" last week appears to have plunged the global coffee chain back into controversy, with customers accusing it of copying a small bakery chain.
CLIFTON, N.J., Oct. 9, 2013-- In a recent letter, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration stated that Butterfly Bakery is "operating in compliance" with applicable regulations. "This has been a learning experience, and we're excited to return to serving our customers and honoring their trust," said Brenda Isaac, CEO of Butterfly Bakery.
Dublin, Oct. 7, 2013-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Cigarettes- Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Cigarettes both by volume and by value.
DENVER, Oct. 7, 2013-- Marley Coffee,, the sustainably grown, ethically farmed and artisan-roasted gourmet coffee company, was recently spotlighted on FOX TV affiliate KTTV Channel 11 in Los Angeles.
Small farmers in Vermont and New York are backing a sustainable sail freight project that seeks to revive a 330-mile river trade route.
DENVER, Oct. 3, 2013-- DC Brands International, Inc.,, a company specializing in the manufacturing of its functional beverages and health products and the Village Tea Company brand, today announced that Village Tea Company has entered into a partnership with Hawaiian tea grower and producer, Mamaki of Hawaii Inc., to develop new line of blended loose leaf tea blends and ready to drink tea based beverages, featuring Mamaki tea leaves grown at their Wood Valley plantation near Pahala on the Big Island of Hawaii.
David Hamaty, Managing Director, Asia Pacific, Kurt Salmon highlights the likely impact and possible winners and losers of the sales tax hike in Japan.
Warren Buffett says it's hard to find value in this market. You know where Mario Gabelli finds value? In bourbon! Here are his plays.
DENVER, Oct. 2, 2013-- Marley Coffee,, the sustainably grown, ethically farmed and artisan-roasted gourmet coffee company, will launch "Smile Jamaica," a blend of 20 percent Jamaican Blue Mountain coffee and 80 percent Rainforest Alliance Certified coffee, the first authorized JBM blend in North America.
A start-up is trying to tackle the problem of world hunger with what it hopes will be a game-changing idea? Bugs.
A new report says that many watersheds in the U.S. are seriously stressed, with demand for water exceeding the natural supply of the resource.
NAPA, Calif., Sept. 27, 2013-- Jamieson Ranch Vineyards; home of Reata Wines, is now pleased to offer, "Napa Comfort Food: Wood-Fired& Wine Friendly." Reata Winery's founder Bryan Gordon was raised in a family with an affinity for fine food, wine and hospitality.
The halal food market has huge potential for growth after being largely neglected in the U.K.
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.