| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:48 PM
Philip Morris Cos. CEO
Hamish Maxwell, 87, who steered Philip Morris Cos. in its purchase of General Foods Corp. and takeover of Kraft Inc., milestones in transforming the tobacco company into a consumer products conglomerate in the...
| 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...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Consumer marketing and branding veteran Joanne Freed has joined 42West.
Freed comes to the agency from Hunter PR and will focus on spearheading the company's growing brand communications specialty.
"Increasingly, brands are seeking out 42West to help...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Mondelez International’s top executive took home a lot less in 2013, as the maker of Oreo cookies missed internal targets for sales and profit growth and she did not receive another special equity grant as she did the year before.
In October 2012,...
| Jan 25, 2014
It was never really a threat to game-day parties, but the reported Velveeta shortage a few weeks ago certainly garnered attention.
After all, Velveeta sells a lot of prepared cheese product for queso, that popular dip made with melted blocks of the...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:30 AM
A whopping seven Broadway musicals and two Off Broadway tuners will compete for the single 2013-14 Drama League Award for musical, one of only five competitive award categories packed with nominees that also include actors Michelle Williams, Denzel...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 12:46 PM
It's a BOGO bonanza!
Publix is offering 33 hot coupons with a printable version of its Family Celebrations booklet arriving in mailboxes in time for Easter feasts.
The flyer has scads of coupons good for freebies, including free $2 Jet-Puffed...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Choosing a corsage that matches your date's prom dress can be a major source of anxiety for some young men, but KFC has come to the rescue this prom season with a fried chicken corsage that goes with everything.
No this is not a joke. The fast food...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 5:04 PM
It's not often you hear a first-grade class bark.
But on a recent visit to Lehigh Valley Academy charter school in Bethlehem, Stephanie Micci's students were doing just that.
"Woof, woof!" they said in unison as Micci read from a book about Biscuit,...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Kraft Foods is taking an artificial preservative out of some of its individually-wrapped Kraft Singles slices, the latest move by a major food seller to clean up its Iist of ingredients.
Kraft is removing sorbic acid from the American and White American...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer wieners for possible mislabeling. The wieners in the Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners packages may actually be cheese dogs.
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Remember Lunchables? Those packs of Oscar Mayer meat, cheese and crackers you'd eat on the playground for lunch? Bonus points if your mom bought the one that came with a Capri Sun drink. Well, now Oscar Mayer is making a version for adults.