food

Hot Dogs Recalled Due to Metal Pieces

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) said meat company John Morrell & Co. "is recalling approximately 210,606 pounds of ready-to-eat hot dog products that may ...
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A Third of Food in US Is Never Eaten

Every year, Americans send 52.4 billion tons of food to landfills. That food costs about $218 billion to grow, process, distribute and, finally, throw away. All this at the same ...
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US, China Trade Agreement Includes More Beef, LNG

The U.S. Department of Commerce on Thursday announced the first fruits of the Florida meeting last month between President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping. Included among the 10 ...
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US Foods Gears Up for Secondary Offering

US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE: USFD) has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its secondary offering. The selling stockholders plan to offer 35.0 ...
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Why Analysts Are Warming Up to Chipotle After Earnings

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) released its first-quarter earnings report after the markets closed on Tuesday. Although Chipotle shares closed out lower on the week, the stock still saw ...
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Dole Food Gears Up for IPO

Dole Food Company has registered an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were mentioned in the filing ...
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Will McDonald’s Hit New High Following Strong Q1 Report?

McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) reported its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday and saw its shares reach for a new all-time high. Although revenues took a step ...
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Why Activist Investors Will Face Major Hurdles at Whole Foods

Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) has been one of the greatest fairy tale stories in food and grocery trends of a lifetime. After years of being one of the ...
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AdvancePierre Gears Up for Secondary Offering

AdvancePierre Foods Holdings Inc. (NYSE: APFH) has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding a secondary offering. The company intends to offer 12.5 million ...
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McDonald’s Will Start to Sell Secret Sauce

According to Canadian website Foodology, McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) soon will sell its "secret sauces" to the general public. It is a move reminiscent of when Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) ...
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St. Patrick’s Day in 2017 to Set Record for Economic Impact

It is St. Patrick's Day in 2017. While many of us will be out celebrating at some point on Friday, St. Patrick's Day actually makes for a significant economic contribution. ...
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Bottled Water More Popular in the US Than Soda Pop

U.S. sales of bottled water have climbed steadily over the past 40 years and reached a milestone in 2016: per capita consumption of bottled water rose to 39.3 gallons and ...
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25 Lowest Paying Jobs in America

The U.S. economy has recovered considerably since the financial crisis of 2008-2009, with unemployment down substantially from its recession peak of nearly 10%. New minimum wage laws in some U.S. states, ...
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Warren Buffett

Is Warren Buffett About to Get a Lot Deeper Into Food With Kraft Heinz and Unilever?

If there is one man in the business world that just about anyone can recognize, it would probably be Warren Buffett. He has been the world's richest man and is ...
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Coke and Pepsi

Why Pepsi Earnings Don’t Have That Pop

When PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) released its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday, the beverage giant posted $1.20 in earnings per share (EPS) on $19.5 million in ...
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