NEW YORK— Shakira is partnering with Fisher-Price to launch a line of baby toys as well as a Web series for moms. The Mattel, Inc.- owned company announced Friday that the First Steps collection of toys and baby gear would be available in November. All of the proceeds will benefit her Barefoot Foundation, which provides education and nutrition to children in...» Read More
*CFO says Danone 2020 plan is "not a strategic review". PARIS, July 25- Food group Danone is confident of hitting full-year targets despite a weak first-half as it looks to a stabilization of European dairy revenues this year and the launch of new baby food products in China.
July 23- PepsiCo Inc's higher-than-expected quarterly profit could give the company more ammunition against an activist investor who wants it to separate its snack and beverage businesses. The sales increases were partly a result of price hikes that PepsiCo implemented as it launched new products which usually command higher prices.
Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, and Jessica Lessin, The Information editor in chief, discuss Apple's earnings and competition in the tablet market. Steinberg says the 9-percent drop in iPad sales is "brutal."
Walter Mossberg, Re/Code co-executive editor, reviews Amazon's Fire phone. Mossberg says the Fire significantly fell short and was amazed how often its shopping feature misidentified products.
Andrew Rees, Crocs president, discusses the company's CEO search, restructuring plans and how he's positioning Crocs for growth.
July 23- A rise in margins has raised hopes that Apple Inc may be able to hold the line on pricing ahead of the launch of new iPhones later this year. Apple's shares rose 3.3 percent to a 22- month high of $97.88 on the Nasdaq on Wednesday.
July 23- A rise in margins has raised hopes that Apple Inc may be able to hold the line on pricing ahead of the launch of new iPhones later this year.
Carly Fiorina, ACU Foundation chairman, shares insight on the leaders in tech innovation. I think Google is defining the technology space, says Fiorina.
Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, contends Microsoft's foray into cloud computing was successful but the tech giant still "has a lot of work to do."
Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, weighs in on the tech giant's future product development.
Jilliene Helman, Realty Mogul CEO, explains their crowdfunding platform that allows accredited investors to back real estate projects.
Chris Baggini, Turner Titan Fund senior portfolio manager, discusses demand for Apple's iPhone 6. Baggini says Apple believes the 6 is a different platform that will generate a different size and category.
James Ramelli, KeeneOnTheMarket.com trader, and Larry Fishelson, Dynalink CEO, debate the play on Apple ahead of tomorrow's earnings report. Fishelson says the Beats buy and Apple's payments system will take the tech giant to the next level.
Bre Pettis, Makerbot CEO, discusses the value of 3D printing and their partnership with Home Depot to bring 3D printers to the masses.
MILAN, July 17- New car sales in Europe rose 4.3 percent in June, industry data showed on Thursday, as an economic recovery in southern Europe, new product launches and retail incentives boosted demand for mass-market brands.
BERLIN, July 16- Daimler is betting that cooperation with Renault and the launch of models to tap growing demand for city cars may pave the way for its diminutive Smart brand to become profitable.
Tesla's new electric car to go on sale in 2017 and compete with BMW's 3 Series sedans.
Apple and IBM announced a partnership to collaborate on business apps for IOS devices. CNBC's Josh Lipton spoke with Tim Cook and Ginni Rometty about the partnership, and Jon Fortt provides insight on the deal.
The planned transformation of EBS, owned by the world's largest interdealer broker ICAP, comes as the sector faces greater regulatory scrutiny after alleged manipulation of foreign exchange benchmarks used to price trillions of dollars of investments and company deals.
In a visit to a government highway research center in Virginia, Obama is expected to tout work on so-called vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure communication technology to improve navigation, according to the White House.