Food and Beverage

Tom Rotunno

Tom Rotunno
Senior Editor

Tom is a Sr. Editor and assignment desk manager for CNBC TV. He also writes about business of beer for CNBC.com. Prior to joining the CNBC News Desk, Tom was an Emmy winning producer covering a variety of topics, most recently sports business. You can find him @TomRotunno and @CNBCBeerNews.

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    Party foul! One analyst says a mix-up in Nielsen data was actually underestimating sales of Boston Beer's Angry Orchard Cider.

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    Six items that have consumers buzzing in the world of beer, wine and spirits as we head into this Olympics weekend, including the official Olympic wine, a special 1908 Pale Ale and a "performance-enhanced" beer from Brew Dog.  

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    Apple has a rare earnings miss; Netflix shares plummet; Buffalo Wild Wings has tough time and Loeb buys more Yahoo shares.

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    A web site run by in-laws of Prince William faced allegations that it violated the Olympic copyright protection act for selling hundreds of Olympic themed items under a section of the site called “Celebrate the Games.”

  • Michael Jordan (l) in the 1992 Barcelona Olympics. LeBron James (r) of the US Men's Senior National Team.

    It’s the talk of the NBA off-season: if the 1992 U.S. Men’s Olympic team, aka the Dream Team, faced off against the 2012 U.S. men’s basketball squad which would come out on top? We may never know who would win on the court, but Nielsen, whose job it is to study these things, has looked at which team wins the marketing battle off the court.

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    The NBA is about to go where none of the four major U.S. sports league has gone before – allowing teams to put advertising on player jerseys.

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    Six items that have consumers buzzing in the world of beer, wine and spirits as we head into the weekend, including a rash of horney goats, Ikea beer, and a moment with Steve Nash.

  • Yahoo!

    Earnings season continues with Google beating, Microsoft topping and Chipotle missing. Kayak prices its IPO above expectations at $26 and new Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will be well compensated.

  • Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke prepares to testify before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on Capitol Hill.

    Earnings season heats up as Intel and Yahoo beat expectations; Hank Greenberg gets a legal victory and the FDA approves Vivus anti-obesity pill.

  • President Barack Obama drinks a beer at Ziggy's Pub and Restaurant in Amherts, Ohio.

    “What’ll you have?” becomes a complicated question when you're the leader of the free world, where every action and every decision is analyzed. Yes, when you’re the President of the United States even your choice in beer is scrutinized.

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