| Mar 25, 2015
| 5:56 PM
Consumers' growing appetite for healthier fare is pushing together two of the world's largest processed-food companies — a deal that would combine an extensive shopping list of household names including Heinz Ketchup, Kraft Macaroni & Cheese,...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 9:30 PM
Towards the end of the 1990s, more than a decade and a half after Diet Coke was first introduced, Coca-Cola found itself in a rut. The soda maker's best-selling low calorie drink, popular as it had become, appeared to be topping out in reach. The same was...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 2:43 AM
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. — At a taco shop in Southern California, milkshakes are served in mason jars and a chalkboard menu lists "The 1%er" made with lobster meat.
The logo is a pink skull and instead of buzzers, customers are given license...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 6:23 AM
At a taco shop in Southern California, milkshakes are served in mason jars and a chalkboard menu lists "The 1%er" made with lobster meat.
The logo is a pink skull and instead of buzzers, customers are given license plates so servers can identify them...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 2:30 AM
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| Dec 11, 2014
| 2:55 PM
PepsiCo has started cutting jobs in Chicago, the latest step in a long-running effort to trim costs as demand softens for some of its soft drinks and snacks.
The eliminated positions come from a variety of levels and appear to account for a sizable...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Kraft is having Chairman John Cahill take over the CEO role later this month as the food maker vows to speed up changes following poor results.
News of the surprise change, which includes the retirement of CEO Tony Vernon, 58, sent Kraft shares up...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 6:51 AM
Los niños y los adolescentes están viendo menos avisos de bebidas azucaradas en televisión, pero siguen siendo un objetivo de los especialistas en marketing a través de otros medios, como la publicidad indirecta y los medios sociales, halló un reporte...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 3:16 PM
Drink companies spent $866 million to advertise sugary drinks last year, with much of that marketing aimed squarely at children and teens, a Yale University research center says in a new report.
"Despite promises by major beverage companies to be part...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 11:13 AM
PepsiCo Inc. is going natural as Americans lose their taste for traditional cola.
The Purchase, N.Y., beverage giant said it’s debuting a new soda with no artificial sweeteners or high-fructose corn syrup. Instead, Pepsi True contains real sugar...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 11:03 AM
NUEVA YORK - PepsiCo va a presentar un producto por primera vez exclusivamente en Amazon.com en un intento del fabricante de refrescos y aperitivos de expandir su huella en el comercio electrónico.
El producto, un refresco endulzado de forma natural...