| Jun 10, 2014
| 5:49 AM
Yahoo! Finance reports: Coffee prices are heading higher at the supermarket and possibly at your local Dunkin' Donuts. Nigel Travis, CEO of Dunkin' Brands (DNKN), parent company of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, tells The Daily Ticker that "coffee...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Vera Johnson from Seattle is barely making do, let alone saving for retirement.
"I try to remain in the present moment and not live in fear of the future," said Johnson, who has neither retirement savings nor a college fund for her two children. "My...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Kraft Foods Group Inc. is taking cues from Silicon Valley as it strives to inject a startup vibe into its operations, a move it's betting will make it more nimble and help it better position its brands to appeal to millennials, Hispanic shoppers and those...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Kraft is recalling a batch of Velveeta cheese shipped to Walmart in the Midwest because it doesn’t contain enough of a specific preservative and can spoil too fast, potentially causing a food borne illness.
The cheese product was shipped to...
| 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...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 9:10 AM
Kraft Foods Group Inc. is recalling 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners because they may contain cheese, federal inspectors said.
The recall, which amounts to nearly 1 million hot dogs, occurred after the Madison, Wis.,-based company labeled...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Hinsdale Township High School District 86 has hired a chief financial officer despite critics' claims the district is already spending too much money for administrator salaries and other expenses not directly tied to education.
William Eagan of...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 11:10 AM
After a spate of bad publicity over the use of an ingredient also used in the making of yoga mats, Subway confirmed that the chemical will be removed from all of its breads in a week.
The sandwich chain earlier this year drew criticism after a food...
| May 19, 2014
| 11:37 AM
Kraft Foods Group said it is voluntarily recalling 1.2 million cases of cottage cheese after discovering that the products were not stored at the correct temperature.
The recall includes select Knudsen, Breakstone's, Simply Kraft and Daily Chef...
| May 19, 2014
| 8:12 AM
Kraft Foods has recalled 1.2 million cases of cottage cheese that came from a California manufacturing facility over concerns that improper storage could lead the dairy product to prematurely spoil and sicken consumers.
The company said in a statement...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:32 PM
What's going on here? A recently published chart (above) shows that from 2000 to 2001, the average daily precipitation in Illinois rose slightly, as did per capita consumption of American cheese in the United States. Both rates fell from 2002......
| Apr 20, 2014
| 8:08 PM
Kraft Foods Group Inc. is recalling about 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners because the packages may instead contain Classic Cheese Dogs made with milk, a known allergen.
The product labels are incorrect, as they do not reflect the...