Forget Bloomin' Onions or boneless wings, for many consumers, the choice of where to dine often comes down to a different factor.
If U.S. law is changed to allow the Post Office to deliver beer, wine and spirits, it could help the cash-strapped agency and drive alcohol sales. But other challenges linger.
"Homebrewing has always been a fundamental element of the craft brewing culture," Stone Brewing's Greg Koch said, reflecting on how the beer geek culture helps feed the industry.
Bad spring weather and a sluggish economy were cited by brewers for the recent poor sales of some of their light beer brands. But a couple of new surveys suggest consumers may just be growing tired of the taste of light beer and moving on.
General Mills on Saturday night announced in a stunning about-face that it was withdrawing its controversial plans to make consumers give up their right to sue.
Porcine epidemic diarrhea has killed millions of pigs in 27 states since showing up in the U.S. last May
American consumers are likely to feel more of a financial pinch, courtesy of California's drought.
Use our interactive map to find out the cities hardest hit by rapidly rising food costs.
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