Canada has filed a request to impose more than $3 billion a year in tariffs on the United States in the latest move in an ongoing trade dispute.
J.M. Smucker said sales of its jams and jellies, Folgers coffee, Pillsbury baking mixes and frostings, Crisco shortenings and Jif peanut butter all fell in its latest quarter, and its outlook was short of Wall Street estimates.
Everyone knows the secret to great whiskey is long, slow aging in oak barrels tucked away in cellars and warehouses for a decades-long nap. Or is it?
The Netherlands will soon become the only European country allowed to export eggs into the U.S. as an avian influenza outbreak hammers the domestic egg industry.
PepsiCo is looking to launch a line of "craft" fountain sodas made with sugar in hopes of appealing to people who may shun big soda brands.
Shareholders of Kraft Foods Group are preparing to vote on the proposed merger with H.J. Heinz Co. amid concerns about what the deal could mean for Kraft employees.
Pollinators are responsible for one out of every three bites of food eaten daily in the U.S. Therefore, it's important to help the bees, butterflies and other creatures that spread the pollen that helps food grow.
A leading bakery products producer is investing $103 million to open a new manufacturing facility in Wilson County that's expected to create 147 jobs.
A bird flu vaccine doesn't work well enough to approve it for emergency use against the current outbreak that's shaken the Midwest poultry industry, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Wednesday.
Taco Bell says it will serve beer, wine and "mixed alcohol freezes" at a new location set to open in Chicago this summer.
The sandwich chain known for its marketing itself as a fresher alternative to hamburger chains told The Associated Press it will remove artificial flavors, colors and preservatives from its menu in North America by 2017.
With the world's population likely to exceed 9.5 billion by the year 2050, the global community faces an enormous challenge — how do we ensure that everyone will have enough nutritious and safe food to secure a desirable level of health?
Shareholders of Kraft Foods will vote July 1 on whether to sell their company to ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co. The deal announced in March will create one of the world's largest food companies with revenue of about $28 billion.
The Coca-Cola Company on Wednesday debuted the world's first plastic bottle made entirely from plant materials.
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Meat producers said antibiotics used on livestock and poultry are strictly regulated and safe for humans. Environmental advocates, meanwhile, said the policy would continue to enable the drugs’ "irresponsible" use on farms.
The food industry will eclipse $2 trillion in annual sales by 2025, but restaurants, retailers and manufacturers will be locked into an intense competition for market share and must continually innovate to grow their businesses.
Kraft and Mondelez on Monday asked a federal judge to dismiss two counts in a civil lawsuit over alleged wheat price manipulation.
Democratic Gov. Maggie Hassan on Tuesday vetoed a measure that would have allowed some images of minors to grace alcoholic beverage labels as long as they didn't encourage young people to drink.
Indian shopkeepers withdrew a popular brand of Nestle instant noodles from their shelves Wednesday after tests revealed the snack contained unsafe levels of lead.