Outlandish new fast food products such as Taco Bell's Biscuit Taco have some things in common, including high calorie counts and a desire to generate buzz.
Kraft Foods, maker of Velveeta cheese, will merge with ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co to form North America's third-largest food and beverage company.
Taco Bell is introducing a biscuit taco this week and ditching its waffle taco, which was included last year in the rollout of the chain's breakfast menu.
The homespun world of cookies sold by little girls is now controlled by conglomerates. Did you hear about the forced overtime or the Thin Mints shortage?
In casual dining, sometimes a fire sale leads to an even bigger fire sale. Consider the story of Macaroni Grill and what might happen to Red Lobster.
Super Chix is expanding to a second location. Yum is also testing fast-casual versions of KFC and Taco Bell. Are they the future of fast food?
Starbucks defends its new 'Race Together' campaign that has been criticized for being naive and even using racial tensions to boost its bottom line.
Trader Joe's says it has received no reports of consumers getting sick after eating the walnuts, which were sold nationwide.
Toyota announces it is recalling 112,500 cars and SUVs to fix problems with electric power steering controls and electric vehicle software.
Donald's says global sales declined in February, including a 4 percent drop in the U.S. that the company blamed on aggressive competitive activity.
This giant U.S. grocery chain is arguably a better company than larger competitors like Kroger as well as natural foods grocers a fraction of its size.
Taco Bell soared with Doritos Locos Taco. it also flavored freezes with Mountain Dew. So is a famous cereal brand a berry good idea for coating doughnuts?
McDonald's plans to announce it will start using chicken raised without antibiotics important to human medicine and milk that isn't treated with rbST.
Target is focusing on seven grocery categories, including granola and craft beer, to attract younger shoppers, urban dwellers and Hispanics, a report says.
As more guys shop, stores are starting to cater to their habits and tastes. Beer and cheese soup, anyone?
You may think you're immune to transparent sales pitches, but the tactics restaurants use to nudge you into spending more may be subtler than you realize.
Qdoba succeeds by charging a single price for entrees based on the initial protein, letting customers pile on the extras, such as guacamole or queso.
A $1.15 billion deal places a venerable firm that makes high-quality, lower-cost cereal in the hands of Post Holdings, a big, but not that big, firm.
At least eight recalls involve cumin-flavored soups, meats, Tex-Mex items, Indian dishes and other foods with unlabeled amounts of peanut protein.
Twenty-two community, farm, faith, food and hunger groups protest Post's purchase of Mom Brands, saying the deal is certain to raise cereal prices.