"I'm not Don Draper," said Bill Backer, the man behind the "I'd Like to Buy the World a Coke" ad, the NYT reports.» Read More
The market for the ads that dot smartphone and tablet screens is expected to soar to $10.8 billion in U.S. sales by 2016, from $2.6 billion expected this year, according to research firm eMarketer.
Business travel is rebounding to pre-recession levels. But with rising travel prices, companies still look to control spending and some require the use of mandated travel programs. Others encourage a network of preferred airlines, hotels and rental car companies.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
McDonald's is a sponsor for the London Olympics—and a British doctors' group says that's sending the wrong message in a country with ballooning obesity.
Investing in a movie seems a risky proposition. But movies can be more than glamorous: for a serious investor there are many ways to make money in films that have little to do with box-office success.
Coca-Cola had every reason to report a less than stellar quarter, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer, but instead -- they beat expectations.
A lobbying group that promoted the law at the heart of the Trayvon Martin case has started to lose support from business groups, including Coca-Cola, Kraft Foods, McDonald's, PepsiCo and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
European shares were seen opening broadly flat Wednesday after strong demand for Spanish short-term government debt dispelled some of the fears of another imminent euro zone debt crisis, despite a spike in yields compared to a previous auction.
John Faucher, JPMorgan senior U.S. beverage analyst, offers insight into Coca-Cola hitting 14 year highs today after reporting better-than-expected Q1 earnings, and how the company stands against its competitor, Pepsi.
European shares are seen opening mixed Tuesday as lingering fears of the euro zone’s debt crisis continues to cap investor confidence.
Where does Jim Skinner, CEO of McDonalds for more than seven years, stack up against the other Dow CEOs? Find out here.
Dividend investing has momentum and room to grow, despite low payout ratios, BlackRock’s CIO told CNBC Thursday.
Barry Rosenstein, founder of Jana Partners, is best known as an activist investor. The hedge fund manager made intriguing moves in the fourth quarter, buying more shares of Apple and making an outsized bet on Marathon Petroleum.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch issued a research note Wednesday, instituting "buy" ratings on Beam, Coca-Cola, Constellation Brands, and Pepsico, stating that U.S. global-beverage companies may be well positioned for long-term growth.
Author’s 40-Year study finds strong value in sector.
In the wake of the “golden parachute” outrage of the financial crisis, payouts in the form of stock options have become a favored form of compensation for public companies.
While Coca-Cola still has the biggest share of China’s $49 billion soft drinks market, pride of place on a large display is given over to fast-growing local brews, the FT reports.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, April 28.
As Congress considers new ways to cut spending, here's one idea health advocates are pushing: prevent people on food stamps from using benefits to buy sweetened sodas.
Stocks had one of their best October performances, despite a choppy day that ended with the major indexes largely flat, as investors prepare for a busy week that includes the mid-term election, the Fed's policy setting meeting, and more earnings releases. Chevron and Intel declined, while Alcoa rose.