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Gave the Italian espresso bar an American accent and global presence, changing how the world shares the experience and the comfort of a cup of coffee.
While VC firms may reward entrepreneurs in NYC and San Fran, may believe that longer-term innovations happening elsewhere are key to economic growth.
The makers of a new kind of plastic lid are hoping to ride the trend of specialty coffee with a cup cover that maximizes aroma from to-go cups.
Apple dazzled investors with a big earnings beat, another big buyback and a dividend hike that should boost sentiment up and down Wall Street.
About 150 S&P 500 companies are scheduled to release results this week, in an earnings season that has been mediocre.
"These guys are all competing for this very broad mass market, which is essentially very much focused on price and speed," said Ron Shaich, Panera's CEO.
Not all coffee is created equally, which means it matters where you go if you are looking for a pick-me-up.
Starbucks' move into alcohol sales and specialized stores is part of its effort to cover a larger market, both the day crowd and the evening crowd.
Breakfast is increasingly the restaurant meal to watch although analysts say entering the space is no slam dunk.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
Will forthcoming earnings and events confirm that the economy is, indeed, growing as the jobs report suggests?
McDonald's CEO vowed to "create more of a coffee culture through high-quality McCafe products," as well as to double-down on breakfast to boost sales.
Subway's decision has at least one food chain pondering its use. So how widespread is its use among fast-food giants? Very.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Markets are in wait-and-see mode ahead of Friday's jobs report, but there are a few events Thursday that could sway the market's direction.
Traders await Friday's jobs report and watch emerging markets to see if the selloff can be contained.
Talking Squawk, the "Squawk Box" blog, provides tidbits, insights and sarcastic reflections on the WEEK THAT WAS and the WEEK TO COME.
Dunkin' Donuts will soon announce a rewards program based on spending, but can it compete with Starbucks'?
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