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France's auction of wines from the Elysee Palace fetched more than three-times its original estimate. The lofty price was the result of the premium placed on the seller—the French presidential palace.
Wal-Mart said Monday it will offer a money-back guarantee on produce sold in its U.S. stores as it tries to gain share in the grocery business.
Cyclicals stocks have outperformed defensives recently as investors bet the U.S. economy is on firmer footing. The coming week could be a test.
The two-day auction of 1,200 bottles of wine from the Elysee Palace is on pace to surpass its estimate of $300,000, helped by the sale of a 1990 Petrus for $9,400.
A California judge Thursday ordered Monster Beverage to mediation Nov. 26 in a wrongful death suit that alleges the company's energy drinks were responsible for a teen's death.
SAN DIEGO, May 31, 2013-- Premier Brands, Inc., a company in the business of creating, acquiring and marketing beverages, nutraceuticals and new product development, today announced that CEO Jorge Olson recently hosted a free webinar during which he shared his expertise in becoming a social entrepreneur in the consumer packaged goods and beverage industry and a visionary in creating a business that can create a positive permanent change for the planet and its people.
The proposed $4.7 billion acquisition of Smithfield Foods by China's Shuanghui International is unlikely to change pork-buying habits of American consumers.
China's Shaunghui International announced plans to buy pork producer Smithfield Foods for $4.7 billion. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Eamon Javers; Peter Navarro, University of California; and Mayor Carter Williams of Smithfield, Virginia discuss.
China is buying America's biggest pork company Smithfield Foods for more than $4.5 billion, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
Takeshi Niinami, CEO of Lawson, says it will take some time for Abenomics to boost sales of the convenience stores' everyday essentials.
Pompano Beach, May 28, 2013-- DS Healthcare Group Inc., a leading developer of personal care products, announced today that it had extended its successful Revita hair-stimulating shampoo line to include new Revita.LT, formulated for blond and other light colors of hair.
Fed up with beer? This may be the answer to your prayers as "shandy" - a beer and lemonade blend sometimes called "radler" - is set to take the U.S. by storm, according to new research.
Dr. Horst Loechel, professor of economics at the Frankfurt School of Finance, tells CNBC that the Germans are spending money with more consumer demand in the last three months.
Rahul Chadha, Head of Asia Pacific Investment at Mirae Asset Global Investments, says he is overweight Hong Kong because it acts as a proxy for regional banks, consumer and insurance companies.
McDonald's needs kids more than today's kids need McDonald's. Perhaps no one knows that better than CEO Don Thompson, who was grilled by a 9-year-old at the annual meeting.
Unilever is the world's largest maker of ice cream; Breyer's, Magnum and Ben and Jerry's are just some of its brands. Kees Kruythoff, Unilever North America president, weighs in.
McDonald's will add its most caloric item ever to its menu in Japan beginning next week, with the "Street Signs" crew.
Alan Clarke, CEO of SABMiller, comments on full-year earnings and says that most markets are growing except the U.S. core market which remains under pressure.
N.J. officials have seized inventory and demanded records from 29 bars and restaurants that allegedly sold cheap liquor to patrons who thought they were buying premium brands.
Corn futures skidded to multi-week lows on reports that U.S. farmers are catching up with crop plantings.
Citi analysts evaluated the two popular handbag labels to determine which offers more upside to investors.
A new American Express study finds the average cost to attend a wedding is surging to $592.
Discussing analyst expectations for Apple and Facebook earnings expected after the closing bell, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg, Melissa Lee and Dominic Chu.