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  • Nov 19- Kroger Co has chosen its hometown of Cincinnati for the first of 20 high-tech warehouses it plans to build with UK- based Ocado Group Plc in a bid to dominate the U.S. grocery delivery business. Kroger, the largest U.S. supermarket operator, is battling Walmart Inc and Amazon.com Inc in the small, but fast-growing online segment that accounts for anywhere...

  • Nov 19- Kroger Co has chosen its hometown of Cincinnati for the first of 20 high-tech warehouses it plans to build with online grocer Ocado Group Plc in a bid to dominate the U.S. grocery delivery business. Kroger, the largest U.S. supermarket operator, is battling Walmart Inc and Amazon.com Inc in the small, but fast-growing online segment that accounts for...

  • Jollibee is the reason why McDonald's can't win the top spot in the Philippines

    McDonald's and Burger King have both been struggling in the Philippines because of local rival Jollibee, and now the Filipino fast-food chain is making a play for the American market.

  • Nov 19- Kroger Co has chosen its hometown of Cincinnati for the first of 20 high-tech warehouses it plans to build with online grocer Ocado Group Plc.. Kroger, the largest U.S. supermarket operator, is battling Walmart Inc and Amazon.com Inc for dominance in the small, but fast-growing online segment that accounts for anywhere from 1 percent to 4 percent of the...

  • Grocery giant Kroger announced Monday that Monroe, Ohio, a suburb outside of Cincinnati will be the home of its first Ocado customer fulfillment center.

  • Coca-Cola CEO discusses beverage maker's strategy in coffee, cannabis

    Jim Cramer sits down with Coca-Cola President and CEO James Quincey for a wide-ranging interview about his company's global strategy.

  • Coca-Cola's coffee, cannabis strategy

    Jim Cramer sits down with Coca-Cola President and CEO James Quincey for a wide-ranging interview about his company's global strategy.

  • James Quincey, President and chief operating officer of the Coca-Cola company.

    Jim Cramer sits down with Coca-Cola President and CEO James Quincey for a wide-ranging interview about his company's global strategy.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 15- Walmart Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly U.S. comparable sales on Thursday and raised its earnings outlook for the year as a strong economy boosted customer store visits and more grocery offerings helped e-commerce purchases. The stock rose nearly 1 percent to $102.48. The retailer suffered a setback in India on Tuesday when the...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 15- Walmart Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly U.S. comparable sales on Thursday and raised its earnings outlook for the year as a strong economy boosted customer store visits and more grocery offerings helped e-commerce purchases. Sales at U.S. stores open at least a year rose 3.4 percent in the third quarter, excluding fuel price...

  • MEXICO CITY, Nov 14- Cornershop, a Latin American grocery delivery app being acquired by Walmart, plans to expand into Canada early next year as a test market for the United States, an executive for the three-year-old mobile app said. Walmart is buying Cornershop, which offers deliveries in Mexico and Chile, for $225 million. If Canada is successful overall,...

  • Nov 14- Grocery delivery startup Instacart raised an extra $271 million in November from investors including U.S. hedge fund Tiger Global Management, bringing its latest round of fund raising to $871 million, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters. The San-Francisco- based startup announced last month it had raised $600 million in a new round led by D1...

  • MEXICO CITY, Nov 14- Cornershop, a Latin American grocery delivery app being acquired by Walmart, plans to expand into Canada early next year as a test market for the United States, an executive for the three-year-old mobile app said. Walmart is buying Cornershop, which offers deliveries in Mexico and Chile, for $225 million. If Canada is successful overall,...

  • Nov 14- Grocery delivery startup Instacart raised an extra $271 million in November from investors including U.S. hedge fund Tiger Global Management, bringing its latest round of fund raising to $871 million, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters. The San-Francisco- based startup announced last month it had raised $600 million in a new round led by D1...

  • AMSTERDAM, Nov 14- Dutch-Belgian supermarket group Ahold Delhaize, the owner of the Stop& Shop and Giant Food stores, is looking for acquisitions in the United States, its chief executive said in a Dutch newspaper report. The comments in Dutch newspaper Financieele Dagblad signal a potential strategy shift for Ahold under chief executive Frans Muller, who took...

  • The New York- based company has been struggling to boost sales as it faces intense competition not only from peers like HelloFresh SE, but also from grocers selling their own ready-to-eat meals. Blue Apron said it expects to incur employee severance charges and other exit costs of about $1.6 million in the fourth quarter, while generating annual savings of...

  • LONDON, Nov 13- The British arms of German discounters Aldi and Lidl are entering the key Christmas period with good trading momentum, with industry data showing sales growth of 15.5 and 10.2 percent respectively in the latest 12 week period. Market researcher Kantar Worldpanel said Aldi's UK grocery market share rose to 7.6 percent in the 12 weeks to Nov. 4, while...

  • Jim Cramer on "Mad Money."

    Jim Cramer explains why it's only a matter of time before investors come around on Alphabet.

  • Starbucks CEO: 'We're not immune' to the trade war, but we're 'playing the long game' in China

    Jim Cramer speaks with Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson, who says that his coffee giant's business in China has been built "in China, for China."

  • Starbucks CEO: 'We're 'playing the long game' in China

    Jim Cramer speaks with Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson, who says that his coffee giant's business in China has been built "in China, for China."