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CNBC's "Street Signs" crew and Jane Wells take a bite of a taco that has bacon as its shell.
Big chain fast food restaurants are introducing healthier items to their menus, including McDonalds' egg-white breakfast sandwich. Bob Derrington, Northcoast Research and Nicole Miller Regan, Piper Jaffray, provide perspective.
After reaching fever pitch during the cash-strapped economic downturn, coupon usage appears to be waning, but not for lack of consumer interest, according to a new report.
Monster Beverage shares fell after new research indicated that energy drinks may increase blood pressure and disturb the heart's rhythm.
Pepsi is rolling out a new shape for its 20-ounce bottle for the first time in about 17 years.
The higher payroll tax and rising gas prices are prompting consumers to dine out less. But could tax refunds in the mail bring relief to the sector?
Furniture retailer IKEA's Swedish meatballs are returning to the menu after last month's horse meat scare, with new supply chain controls "from farm to fork," the company's head of foods said.
McDonald's is adding a permanent new offering to its menu: Chicken McWraps. And yes, there's bacon.
The producer of Monster Energy will no longer be required to tell federal regulators about reports potentially linking its products to deaths and injuries. The NYT reports.
The operator of the U.K.'s third-biggest supermarket chain J Sainsbury, beat expectations on Tuesday with quarterly like-for-like sales (excluding fuel) rising by 3.6 percent. Analysts polled by Reuters had expected a rise of just 2.3 percent.
"I like the fact that Hain and Annie's are both many points away from their own highs," says Mad Money host Jim Cramer. Cramer breaks down which health food play is a stronger bet.
TAMPA, Fla., March 18, 2013-- World of Beer a thriving beer-centric tavern boasting an extensive collection of brews from around the globe, will expand into Cleveland, Ohio at 14701 Detroit Avenue in Lakewood on Tuesday, March 19th. "We're excited to be in Lakewood," said co-owner Darren Greene. "
CHARLESTON, S.C., March 18, 2013-- F&J Beverage Company LLC founders John Glenn and Joe Good are proud to announce the addition of their Fat& Juicy Margarita Mix. Fat& Juicy Beverage Company debuted the margarita mix at the 2013 Charleston Wine+ Food Festival and has seen rapid expansion into its retailers nationwide.
Buffalo Wild Wings pours more draft beer than any restaurant in the country and has worked to maximize its beer strategy to boost the bottom line.
St. Patrick's Day falls on a weekend for the second year in a row, giving Irish bars an opportunity to reel in more customers.
The New Mexico company, Valley Meat, drew complaints over a two-year period from federal inspectors and state regulators over its disposal of remains when it processed cattle for beef. The New York Times reports.
Improved weather is projected to result in a successful growing year, which could reduce the pressure on grain, livestock feed and consumer prices.
Pulitzer Prize winning investigative reporter at The New York Times Michael Moss is the author of "Salt Sugar Fat." Moss weighs in on Mayor Bloomberg's attempt to ban sodas larger than 16 ounces in New York.
The FMHR traders debate how to play Yum! Brands after the company's China sales fell less-than-expected; and Steve Grasso of Stuart Frankel offers his opinion on whether Merck has more upside ahead.
Yum! Brands is bouncing back from a food safety scare in China, with the "Squawk on the Street" crew. "I think this is the beginning of a good streak of numbers," says Jim Cramer.