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The classic Twinkie will hit store shelves nationally by late July, Hostess Brands told NBC News.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 24, 2013-- Burcon NutraScience Corporation, a leader in functional, renewable plant proteins, reported that with the third U.S. patent being granted for a process used to produce CLARISOY soy protein, its manufacturing and marketing partner for its CLARISOY soy protein, Archer Daniels Midland Company, continues to see development activities from the global food and beverage market.
Jon Moeller, CFO of Procter & Gamble, discusses his company's earnings, and provides insight on consumer sentiment and business overseas.
Yum Brands beat on earnings, while revenue was just shy of forecasts. Shares rose after-hours.
Think defensive stocks no longer belong in your portfolio? That would be a mistake, says Jim Cramer.
Wal-Mart Stores said that members of its board's audit committee were paid more due to extra work they had to take on to handle an ongoing investigation into alleged bribery.
Fans attending a Mariners game can choose from more than 50 different varieties of beer, reflecting the taste of the region's consumers.
New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn is expected on Monday to announce new legislation that would raise the legal age limit for the purchase of cigarettes from 18 to 21.
Starbucks hit its earnings target amid a strong increase in US same-store sales. Its outlook disappointed, however, sending shares lower after-hours.
In a growing trend, Dairy Crest, one of Britain's top producers of dairy products, has transferred 20,000 pounds of cheddar cheese to its pension fund.
Everything you love on a breakfast menu—bacon, blueberry pancakes and glazed donuts—is now in a bottle, and packing a 70-percent proof punch.
The Justice Department and Anheuser-Busch InBev have reached agreement to let the beer giant expand its stake in Mexico's Grupo Modelo, according to court documents and company statements.
Activist investor Nelson Peltz has amassed large stakes in both PepsiCo and Mondelez International, sources told CNBC on Friday, which total a combined $2.7 billion.
Mark Howden, consumer staples analyst at Nomura, says consumer staples is the best-performing sector of the year so far and describes it as "the marijuana of the equity market."
As the fast food giant is set to hike prices in Japan, find out why this is a boost to 'Abenomics.'
Mad Money host Jim Cramer speaks to PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi about the company's focus on shareholder value, and its earnings beat.
Thursday was a down day, yet PepsiCo closed higher. To Jim Cramer that speaks volumes.
Chipotle and McDonald's are serving up earnings today.
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria—often called "superbugs"—are entering the nation's food system and endangering consumers at an alarming rate, according to an analysis of government data.
Volatile markets have made defensive stocks attractive, but after Coke and Pepsi's strong earnings reports, it might be time to look elsewhere.