| Aug 15, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Shares of energy drink maker Monster Beverage Corp. got a jolt after Coca-Cola Co. agreed to take a minority stake in the Corona company.
Monster shares soared $21.84, more than 30%, to $93.49 Friday, a day after the deal was announced after the close...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 8:15 AM
The Morning Call, the third largest newspaper in Pennsylvania and the leading media company in the Lehigh Valley, has nearly 120 years of publishing history in the Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton area of Pennsylvania.
The publishing company’s...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 3:31 PM
McDonald's Corp CEO Don Thompson sure could use a break.
The head of the world's biggest restaurant chain, who for much of his two years at the helm has been battling to spark sales growth in the United States and Europe, got battered by headline-...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 7:30 PM
One distant day, after rinsing the bubbles of FSU Jimbo Fisher Shampoo from their hair, historians may look back and wonder how it all began.
Was it with bag of Golden Flake potato chips and a bottle of Coca-Cola? They were propped on a table next to...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 10:32 AM
For those who like to take all-you-can-eat to the extreme, Olive Garden is launching a new "Never Ending Pasta Pass" on Monday. It's the Italian restaurant chain's newest all-you-can-eat-promotion, and it will cost you $100.
That price may seem a...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Coca-Cola Co., faced with tepid demand and a drop in fourth-quarter earnings, said it was initiating a $1-billion cost-cutting campaign to improve profitability.
The world's largest beverage company said Tuesday that profit fell 8.4% in the fourth...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Former Congressman Allen West, no stranger to controversy, plunged into fray over the Coca-Cola Super Bowl ad.
He launched a fusillade of criticism of the spot and later said on Twitter that “we touched a nerve.”
The ad in question, a 60-...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Tap to watch a TV show clip on Lifetime's iPad app, and a high-definition video ad for the Home Depot begins playing, it seems, even before your finger has left the screen.
Shaving milliseconds to get that and thousands of other video ads loaded...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 6:52 PM
If your back aches or your ankle swells, managers of a Columbia-based company want you to forgo the ice pack and grab a TheraPearl instead.
The maker of therapeutic pearl-filled packs that can be chilled in the freezer or heated in the microwave want...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Steve Koonin, who as entertainment chief at Time Warner's Turner unit presided over a long run of growth at big cable networks like TNT, TBS, truTV and TCM, as well as a streak of aggressive, sometimes maverick promotional maneuvers, is leaving his post...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Time Warner's Turner unit is radically changing the structure of its ad-sales staff, resulting in the elevation of one of its top sales executives and the departure of another from the company.
Donna Speciale, a Madison Avenue veteran who once advised...