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Russia banned meat, fish, dairy, fruit and vegetables imports from the United States, the European Union's 28 member states, non-EU member Norway, Canada, and Australia on Thursday in retaliation against sanctions over the Ukraine crisis.
Coca-Cola Co. rose$. 10 or. 3 percent, to $39.45. Dr Pepper Snapple rose$. 46 or. 8 percent, to $60.40. Molson Coors Brewing Co. rose $1.49 or 2.1 percent, to $71.19.
Coca-Cola Co. rose$. 01 or percent, to $39.36. Dr Pepper Snapple rose$. 14 or. 2 percent, to $60.08. Molson Coors Brewing Co. rose$. 66 or. 9 percent, to $70.36.
Coca-Cola Co. fell$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $39.29. Dr Pepper Snapple fell$. 19 or. 3 percent, to $59.75. Molson Coors Brewing Co. fell$. 07 or. 1 percent, to $69.63.
The number of female CEOs is on the rise but we still need more, says Rich Wellins, an exec at global talent management agency DDI.
*Russia extends bans on food imports to Romanian beef. MOSCOW, Aug 6- Russia has extended food import bans to Romania, stepping up its response to more biting Western sanctions for its support for separatist rebels in Ukraine, though Moscow's measures could be rebounding on its own economy.
Target warned of higher expenses related to its data breach on Tuesday and cut its second-quarter profit outlook.
Companies across industry groups—from food to technology to health care—are raising costs for the consumer.
Craft soda may be little, but as local companies get picked up by Walmart and big players boost profits, it proves fierce.
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It's logical for retailers to extend their search outside of the retail industry, so long as they come from a business that's' "wired to consumers."
*Target appoints Pepsi executive Brian Cornell as CEO. July 31- Beleaguered retailer Target Corp named former PepsiCo and Wal-Mart executive Brian Cornell as CEO and chairman as it tries to regain customer confidence following a devastating data breach last year that hit earnings. Cornell, the first outsider to lead Target, has his work cut out.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
July 31- Target Corp appointed PepsiCo Inc executive Brian Cornell as CEO as it tries to regain customer confidence after a devastating data breach last holiday season. Cornell resigned earlier this week as head of PepsiCo's Americas Foods business, which makes Quaker Oats and Frito Lay chips.
Target has tapped PepsiCo executive Brian Cornell as its new chief executive, the Wall Street Journal reports.
July 31- Target Corp is hiring PepsiCo Inc executive Brian Cornell as its new chief executive, the Wall Street Journal reported. Cornell, who has spent nearly a decade at PepsiCo, was a contender to succeed PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi, the Journal said.
July 31- Target Corp is hiring PepsiCo Inc executive Brian Cornell as its new chief executive, the Wall Street Journal reported. Cornell, who has spent nearly a decade at PepsiCo, was a contender to succeed PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi, the newspaper reported. Target and Pepsi did not immediately respond to emails seeking comments.
NEW YORK, July 30- A Connecticut lawmaker on Wednesday launched the first national effort in years to tax soda drinks, the latest bid by regulators and politicians to stem rising obesity and diabetes rates by curbing the consumption of sugary drinks.
The way consumers would be informed when their food has been genetically engineered is being battled in Congress and among advocacy groups.
SHANGHAI/ HONG KONG, July 29- With green-tea flavoured toothpaste and pickled plum juice, an army of Chinese retailers is tapping local tastes to whittle away market share from global rivals that are banking their future growth on the world's second-largest consumer market.