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From Garage Production to Global Exporter
Since it’s founding over 35 years ago in a Maryland garage, Patton Electronics has grown to be an international player in the design and manufacture of communication and network connectivity hardware for a wide range of applications. Watch Now!
Oct 7th, 2021
Beyond Meat, Impossible Foods Jump Into Crowded Plant-Based Chicken Market
Those two and others are all trying to grab a slice of the plant-based market, which is still dwarfed by the conventional meat market but growing fast.
Sep 27th, 2021
McDonald's Debuts Vegan McPlant Burger in UK, Ireland
It features a plant-based Beyond Meat patty on a vegan sesame bun with vegan cheese, vegan sauce and other toppings.
Sep 10th, 2021
Poultry Giant Sanderson Farms Sold for $4.5B
Cargill and privately-held Continental Grain formed a joint venture to acquire Sanderson, the third-largest poultry producer in the US.
Aug 9th, 2021
Yum Brands Tops Q2 Sales Estimates on New Stores, Traffic
Yum Brands built 603 net new stores during the quarter, including 522 KFC outlets in 62 countries.
Jul 29th, 2021
Starbucks Sees Record Sales as Customers Return to Stores
The coffee giant said its revenue soared 78% to $7.5 billion in the April-June period, an all-time high.
Jul 28th, 2021
McDonald's Sales Soar Amid New Products Reopened Dining
Even compared with 2019, a year before the pandemic hit the US, same-store sales were 7% higher.
Jul 28th, 2021
Coke Sales Surged in Q2 Amid Re-Openings
It was a very different story than the second quarter of 2020, when Coke's sales sank 28%.
Jul 21st, 2021
Oatly Raises $1.4 Billion in Thursday IPO
It’s the latest milestone in the rapid rise of oat milk.
May 20th, 2021
Tyson Raises Pay to Combat Turnover
Chicken demand in the US is soaring and Tyson needs workers.
May 11th, 2021
Beyond Meat's Q1 Hurt By Lower Prices, Marketing Costs
While revenue rose double-digits, the company took a net loss.
May 6th, 2021
McDonald's Roared Back in Q1 as Restrictions Ease
McDonald's revenue jumped 9% to $5.1 billion for the January-March period, better than most had expected.
Apr 29th, 2021