| 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.
| Mar 6, 2014
| 9:16 AM
Veteran food brands Oscar Mayer and Oreo are trying out some of the latest technology to get people the food they want, or just the enticing smell of it.
Oscar Mayer is going after bacon lovers with "Wake Up & Smell the Bacon," a new device that plugs...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 10:05 AM
I've combined a post from earlier this week with a commentary for my Sunday print column My PDSD — Post-Daley Stress Disorder — is relatively under control. I sometimes cringe involuntarily when inserting my credit card into parking meter...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Kraft Foods Group Inc. on Friday said Chief Executive Tony Vernon’s compensation rose to $9.19 million last year, as he received a bigger stock award based on the food maker's performance as a standalone company and his first full year at the helm....
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:10 AM
The news arrived to readers of The Courant on the morning of March 8, 1877, seven weeks before the start of the second National League baseball season.
Hartford, a charter member, was deemed unacceptable as a major league market. The city's "base ball"...
| 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...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 9:12 AM
McDonald's Corp. said it will soon offer free coffee at its U.S. restaurants for two weeks, as the world's largest restaurant chain tries to gain the attention of patrons amid a sales slump and as rivals step up their breakfast promotions.
| 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,...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...