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  • APNewsBreak: Egg group scrambled over eggless mayo maker Wednesday, 2 Sep 2015 | 11:41 AM ET

    The American Egg Board, which is responsible for the "Incredible, Edible Egg" slogan, waged a campaign to counter the emergence of Hampton Creek's Just Mayo spread, and even tried to prevent its sale at Whole Foods grocery stores, according to documents provided to The Associated Press. Publicly, the American Egg Board has sought to downplay Hampton Creek as just...

  • MEXICO CITY, Sept 1- Mexico's government withheld hundreds of millions of dollars in tax refunds owed to Procter& Gamble, Unilever, and Colgate combined as it sought to coax them and other multinationals to pay more income tax locally, according to people close to the talks. After luring foreign companies with corporate tax breaks for years, Mexico moved to boost...

  • Changing tastes churn up ice cream industry Tuesday, 1 Sep 2015 | 6:41 AM ET

    *Unilever, Nestle challenged by niche, regional brands. ZURICH/ LONDON, Sept 1- Changing tastes and distribution challenges in emerging markets are opening up an ice cream industry long dominated by global food companies such as Unilever and Nestle. That's posing a challenge to Unilever and Nestle, which together control about a third of a global market that...

  • GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn.— General Mills has set an ambitious goal of reducing its greenhouse gas emissions 28 percent by 2025— not just within its own operations but from farm to fork to landfill. CEO Ken Powell, in outlining the plan to The Associated Press ahead of the company's official announcement Monday, said General Mills is compelled to act because climate...

  • LONDON, Aug 26- Britain's WPP, the world's biggest advertising company, said it was on track to hit its demanding full-year sales target after solid first-half demand in mature countries helped to offset a slowdown in China. WPP, which handles the advertising needs of brands such as Ford and Unilever through agencies including JWT and Ogilvy& Mather, posted...

  • UPDATE 1-WPP reports sharp upturn in July trading Wednesday, 26 Aug 2015 | 2:30 AM ET

    LONDON, Aug 26- Britain's WPP, the world's biggest advertising company, said it expected to hit its full-year net sales and margin targets after seeing a sharp upturn in trading in July. WPP, which handles the advertising needs of brands such as Ford and Unilever, reported a 2.3 percent rise in first half like-for-like net sales, in line with forecasts, and a 3.7...

  • WPP reports sharp upturn in July trading Wednesday, 26 Aug 2015 | 2:13 AM ET

    LONDON, Aug 26- Britain's WPP, the world's biggest advertising company, said it expected to hit its full-year net sales and margin targets after seeing a sharp upturn in trading in July. WPP, which handles the advertising needs of brands such as Ford and Unilever, reported a 2.3 percent rise in first half like-for-like net sales, in line with forecasts, and a 3.7...

  • Just Mayo maker warned by FDA that 'mayo' needs eggs Tuesday, 25 Aug 2015 | 12:26 PM ET

    The FDA notes that mayonnaise must contain eggs, according to its standard of identity— and that Just Mayo does not. Hampton Creek CEO Josh Tetrick said Tuesday he had a "really good conversation" with the agency earlier in the day and that he believes it is open to "sitting down and seeing if there's common ground." The letter comes after Hampton Creek was sued last...

  • Europe blue-chip shares on the cheap? Think again Tuesday, 25 Aug 2015 | 11:49 AM ET

    *Credit Suisse recommends telecoms over consumer goods. LONDON, Aug 25- Stock markets are rebounding after a bruising 48- hour sell-off. But with China still battling to revive its slowing economy, Europe's "screaming buys" come with risks.

  • Nestle earnings hurt by Maggi noodles scandal Thursday, 13 Aug 2015 | 5:42 AM ET

    India unit reports a 20 percent slide in second-quarter sales, after its Maggi noodles were pulled off shelves due to safety concerns.

  • *Goldman Sachs downgrade hits Delta Lloyd shares. LONDON, Aug 12- European shares extended this week's sell-off on Wednesday after China pushed the yuan even lower, hitting exporters such as carmakers and luxury goods companies. The yuan hit a four-year low after China pushed the currency down overnight following Tuesday's devaluation.

  • European shares extend sell-off on China concerns Wednesday, 12 Aug 2015 | 3:13 AM ET

    LONDON, Aug 12- European shares extended a sell-off on Wednesday from the previous session as concerns over China's currency devaluation weighed on global stock markets and hit European exporters. China's yuan hit a four-year low on Wednesday, falling for a second day after authorities devalued it in a move that sparked fears of a global currency war and...

  • Even optimists feel iffy about markets: YPO survey Tuesday, 4 Aug 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    An investor in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Fuyang, China, July 28, 2015.

    The YPO Global Pulse survey paints an inconsistent portrait of the world economy—a US market on track, but a decline in global confidence.

  • Cramer: A massive mistake to sell Facebook now Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 6:15 PM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    Jim Cramer warned not to sell Facebook. Wait until the smoke clears, and the money managers will come running.

  • European shares set one-week low, Aberdeen AM leads Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 12:43 PM ET

    *Aberdeen Asset Management down after update. LONDON, July 23- European equities slipped to a one-week low on Thursday, with disappointing updates from companies including Aberdeen Asset Management and British energy supplier SSE pressuring their shares. Aberdeen Asset Management was the biggest decliner in the FTSEurofirst 300 index after the fund...

  • Jefferies upgrades Unilever to 'Hold' Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 11:40 AM ET
    Jefferies upgrades Unilever to 'Hold'

    Martin Deboo, senior vice president at Jefferies, explains why his company upgraded Unilever's rating and talks about who might be their next CEO.

  • Europe closes lower; earnings dominate Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    European stocks ended lower on Thursday, after a flurry of corporate earnings came out from across the region.

  • LONDON, July 23- Unilever expects a recent series of beauty deals to give its performance extra lustre while consumer demand remains weak for staple products from soup to soap. The wisdom of the transition was evident on Thursday when Unilever reported better-than-expected second-quarter sales, fueled by gains of 3.3 percent and 5.9 percent for its personal...

  • European shares fall after U.S. data, Aberdeen AM leads Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 10:03 AM ET

    *Aberdeen Asset Management falls after update. LONDON, July 23- European equities fell in late trading on Thursday, with disappointing updates from companies including Aberdeen Asset Management and British energy supplier SSE putting pressure on their share prices. Aberdeen Asset Management was the biggest decliner in the FTSEurofirst 300 index.

  • Early movers: GM, CAT, LLY, PHM, FCAU & more Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 8:06 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.