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Food and Beverage Food Products

  • *Danone group also seeking B-Corp certification. PARIS, June 22- Emmanuel Faber, CEO of Danone, wants the world's biggest yogurt maker to play a central role in the revolution sweeping the global food industry as it tries to respond to a consumer shift towards healthy eating. One Health "for Danone on Thursday in Berlin at the annual meeting of the Consumer Goods...

  • Jello boxes displaying the faces of Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger on display at the 2017 Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting in Omaha, NE.

    Amazon's bid for Whole Foods may set off a grocery and food war. One overlooked target of that coming showdown: Warren Buffett.

  • *Danone group also seeking B-Corp certification. PARIS, June 22- Emmanuel Faber, CEO of Danone, wants the world's biggest yogurt maker to play a central role in the revolution sweeping the global food industry as it tries to respond to consumer demands for healthier eating. Danone has bought U.S. organic food producer WhiteWave in a $12.5 billion deal, bringing the...

  • BRASILIA, June 22- Brazil's Supreme Court is expected to rule on Thursday whether terms of plea bargains struck in the nation's sweeping corruption probes can be revised by the full court, a move critics worry could sharply weaken the most potent weapon prosecutors wield in rooting out graft. Opening the possibility that defense lawyers could ask the badly...

  • BRASILIA, June 21- A Brazilian judge has blocked JBS SA's planned sale of a South American unit while the attorney general's office urged the company's assets be frozen, in signs of fallout from a corruption probe involving the controlling shareholders of the world's No. 1 meatpacker. Federal Judge Ricardo Leite blocked JBS's $300 million sale of the unit to...

  • SAO PAULO, June 21- The Argentine peso on Wednesday fell to its weakest ever while stocks tanked after index provider MSCI unexpectedly decided not to include the country in its emerging markets index. MSCI said it needed more signs that center-right President Mauricio Macri's pro-market reforms were "irreversible" to reincorporate the country's shares...

  • LOS ANGELES, June 21- Major U.S. corporations such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc and General Motors Co have become some of Americas biggest buyers of renewable energy, driving growth in an industry seen as key to helping the United States cut carbon emissions. That's up from just 5 percent in 2013, according to the American Wind Energy Association trade group.

  • Kroger should challenge Amazon and make Whole Foods a sweeter offer

    Loop Capital's Andrew Wolf argues that Kroger could make Whole Foods a more formidable offer.

  • Mars is more than just chocolate. From pet food to chewing gum, Mars' CMO Andrew Clarke runs us through his branding strategy.

  • LOS ANGELES, June 21- Major U.S. corporations such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc and General Motors Co have become some of Americas biggest buyers of renewable energy, driving growth in an industry seen as key to helping the United States cut carbon emissions. That's up from just 5 percent in 2013, according to the American Wind Energy Association trade group.

  • CHICAGO, June 21- Tyson Foods Inc will test a new way to render chickens unconscious before slaughter, the company said on Wednesday, in the latest sign that heightened concerns about animal welfare are affecting U.S. meat processors. Tyson's program "is a very significant step forward for us in understanding if this is scalable," Justin Whitmore, chief...

  • LOS ANGELES, June 21- Major U.S. corporations such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc and General Motors Co have become some of Americas biggest buyers of renewable energy, driving growth in an industry seen as key to helping the United States cut carbon emissions. That's up from just 5 percent in 2013, according to the American Wind Energy Association trade group.

  • BRASILIA, June 20- Brazil's federal police on Tuesday delivered to a top court justice the bulk of their investigation into allegations that President Michel Temer took bribes in exchange for political favors doled out to the world's largest meatpacker, JBS SA. The document, made public by the top court, is a significant step in the investigation, which is widely...

  • BRASILIA, June 20- Brazil's federal police on Tuesday delivered to a top court justice the bulk of their investigation into allegations that President Michel Temer took bribes in exchange for political favors doled out to the world's largest meatpacker, JBS SA. The document, made public by the top court, is a significant step in the investigation, which is widely...

  • BRASILIA, June 20- Brazil's federal police on Tuesday delivered to a top court justice the bulk of their investigation into allegations that President Michel Temer took bribes in exchange for political favors doled out to the world's largest meatpacker, JBS SA. The document, made public by the top court, is a significant step in the investigation, which is widely...

  • BRASILIA, June 20- Brazil's federal police on Tuesday delivered to a top court justice the bulk of their investigation into allegations that President Michel Temer took bribes in exchange for political favors doled out to the world's largest meatpacker, JBS SA. The document, made public by the top court, is a significant step in the investigation, which is widely...

  • The sales, which aim to raise 6 billion reais, include a 19.2 percent stake in Brazil- based dairy company Vigor Alimentos SA, along with its Northern Ireland unit Moy Park Ltd and Five Rivers Cattle Feeding in North America. It is one of Britain's top 10 food companies, with 13 processing and manufacturing units in Northern Ireland, England, France, the Netherlands...

  • The plan, which aims to raise 6 billion reais, includes a 19.2 percent stake in Brazil- based dairy company Vigor Alimentos SA, along with its Northern Ireland unit Moy Park and Five Rivers Cattle Feeding in North America. Five Rivers has a combined feeding capacity of more than 980,000 head of cattle and locations in Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Arizona, and...

  • Amazon's big bet on groceries

    Mark Bittman, "New York" columnist and cookbook author, shares his thoughts on Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods.

  • BEIJING, June 19- Chinese meat importers are racing to get their hands on the first shipments of beef from the United States in 14 years, as strong demand for premium steaks continues to grow in the $2.6 billion beef import market. China and the United States last week settled the conditions for American beef exports after the two sides agreed in May to resume the...