Tensions are rising between food companies and India's food safety regulator, seeking to assert its authority, the FT reports.» Read More
NEW YORK— Activist investor Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund is getting two Sysco board seats after becoming the food distributor's largest shareholder. In June Sysco gave up on a $3.5 billion deal to buy competitor U.S. Foods because antitrust regulators opposed it. PepsiCo, for example, rejected Peltz' push to separate its drinks and snack units.
Aug 19- Suja Life LLC said on Wednesday that Coca-Cola Co has bought a minority stake in the organic juice maker and will distribute its products. San Diego- based Suja, founded in 2012 by entrepreneurs Annie Lawless, Eric Ethans, Jeff Church and James Brennan, makes juices and smoothies under cold pressure to kill harmful bacteria and preserve nutrients and taste.
China worries could be yet another reason to stay away from energy stocks.
In a completely unscientific taste test, CNBC finds out if passersby in Time Square can tell the different between Diet Pepsi with and without artificial sweetener aspartame.
A lawsuit filed by NBA great Michael Jordan against a defunct grocery store chain is revealing some dollar signs behind Brand Jordan.
Coke's relationship with a group advocating exercise for keeping weight off stirred debate. Now the scientist is firing back.
Dr Pepper Snapple invests in energy drink company BodyArmor.
Jim Cramer says the market has been selling off, and it’s made some stocks too cheap to ignore.
Jim Cramer saw some disturbing signals coming from China that could send the U.S. back to the Great Depression.
Diet Pepsi is getting rid of aspartame. How the change impacts consumer demand remains uncertain.
Sports leagues such as the NFL and MLB are relying on online user generated content for their marketing campaigns.
Coca-Cola is backing a new "science-based" solution to obesity: To maintain a healthy weight, get more exercise and worry less about cutting calories.
Aug 7- Coca-Cola Co is nearing a deal to buy a minority stake in U.S. organic juice company Suja Life LLC, people familiar with the matter said on Friday, as the soft drink giant tries to identify the next big hit with consumers. The deal, which gives Coca-Cola the option to buy the remainder of Suja in three years, would strengthen the Atlanta- based company's hold on the...
PepsiCo replaces Diet Pepsi with aspartame-free version.
Aug 6- Activist investor William Ackman has built a stake worth about $5.5 billion in Mondelez International Inc, the maker of Cadbury chocolate and Oreo cookies, in what is seen as an attempt to push the company to boost earnings or sell itself. Mondelez has already taken steps to boost its operational performance, including shutting factories and shedding...
Aug 6- Billionaire activist investor William Ackman's hedge fund has built a $5.5 billion stake in Cadbury chocolate and Oreo cookies maker Mondelez International Inc, which could become a potential target in a consolidating food industry. Pershing Square Holdings Ltd said late on Wednesday that it intends to notify the Securities and Exchange Commission...
These pro athletes became winners in business. Here's how they parlayed fame to build multimillion-dollar fortunes in a range of fields.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Thursday: Amazon, Pandora, Visa & more.
A strong dollar and consumer preferences for healthier alternatives continue to weigh on Coca-Cola's revenue, says Gary Bradshaw, senior VP & portfolio manager at Hodges Capital Management.
NEW YORK, July 15- Nelson Peltz, chief executive of hedge fund Trian Fund Management, said on Wednesday that losing a proxy battle with DuPont Co has proven to be a major blow to shareholders. "It has been a significant loss for shareholders," Peltz said at the CNBC Institutional Investor Delivering Alpha Conference in New York. Peltz also said that PepsiCo was...