- Basket cheese an 85-year tradition for Pa. firm Updated: Apr-17-14 11:35 am
- Iowa commission denies Sioux City casino's appeal Updated: Apr-17-14 11:29 am
- PepsiCo's profit rises on snack sales, price hikes Updated: Apr-17-14 11:19 am
- Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials Updated: Apr-17-14 11:14 am
- Tobacco supplier Universal to enter food business Updated: Apr-17-14 11:07 am
- Travelocity owner Sabre rises 3 percent in IPO Updated: Apr-17-14 11:04 am
- Chipotle sales surge as it draws more customers Updated: Apr-17-14 11:01 am
- City: Philly chocolate factory not being harassed Updated: Apr-17-14 10:43 am
- Old meat processing site now island research lab Updated: Apr-17-14 9:44 am
- Cherokee Nation to build new east Oklahoma casino Updated: Apr-17-14 9:25 am
- Ala company specializes in rare Porsche autos Updated: Apr-17-14 8:13 am
- Weak Barbie sales weigh on Mattel 1Q Updated: Apr-17-14 7:53 am
- Japanese firm to open production plant in Alabama Updated: Apr-17-14 7:46 am
- Ford to sell Lincoln cars in China for first time Updated: Apr-17-14 6:52 am
- Post Holdings to buy Michael Foods for $2.45B Updated: Apr-17-14 6:49 am
- Strike at China sneaker factory snowballs Updated: Apr-17-14 5:19 am
- Sweet Olive declared a nuisance Updated: Apr-17-14 4:07 am
- NY AG reaches agreement with GrubHub over tips Updated: Apr-17-14 3:06 am
- Chinese auto brands limp into Beijing show Updated: Apr-17-14 2:26 am
- Relocation offers pour in for hot sauce maker Updated: Apr-17-14 2:05 am
- Legal arguments filed in casino referendum appeal Updated: Apr-16-14 8:34 pm
- State help for Northern Beef was about $4.3M Updated: Apr-16-14 7:21 pm
- La-Z-Boy cutting 100 jobs in North Carolina Updated: Apr-16-14 7:18 pm
- 2 House Dems pressing inquiry into Tenn. VW vote Updated: Apr-16-14 6:28 pm
- Internet retailer Amazon to start collecting taxes Updated: Apr-16-14 6:08 pm
VERONA, Pennsylvania - Easter often is associated with the candy aisle, and its tempting display of rainbow-hued jelly beans, foil-wrapped chocolate eggs and bright-yellow marshmallow Peeps.
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa - The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission has rejected a Sioux City riverboat casino's challenge to renew its gaming license, and has set July 1 as the deadline for the gambling boat to shut down.
NEW YORK - PepsiCo reported a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit as the company sold more snacks around the world and hiked prices, including on its drinks.
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RICHMOND, Virginia - The world's leading supplier and processor of leaf tobacco is venturing beyond the cash crop into the food business.
SOUTHLAKE, Texas - Shares of Sabre Corp. rose over 3 percent in their stock market debut Thursday after an initial public offering that valued the travel software company at more than $3.9 billion.
NEW YORK - Mexican food chain Chipotle reported a higher quarterly profit Thursday as more customers flocked to its restaurants for burritos, bowls and tacos.
PHILADELPHIA - A city official denies that a popular Philadelphia chocolate maker and candy store shuttered days before Easter is being harassed.
OSSABAW ISLAND, Georgia - A former meat processing facility on a Georgia island has been transformed into a laboratory for scientists and students at Armstrong State University.
ROLAND, Oklahoma - A casino in eastern Oklahoma operated by Cherokee Nation Businesses will be replaced with a newer, larger complex featuring a hotel, officials said.
FLORENCE, Alabama - Fast sports cars with sleek, sexy lines are the last thing passers-by probably imagine when they pass the nondescript metal building in an industrial park in northwest Alabama.
EL SEGUNDO, California - Toy maker Mattel says weak sales of Barbie and markdowns to clear out excess inventory left over from a sluggish holiday season led to an unexpected first-quarter loss.
VANCE, Alabama - A Japanese automotive supplier is planning to open a new production facility in Tuscaloosa County, the latest addition to the area's growing automotive industry.
BEIJING - Ford Motor Co. said Thursday it will sell high-end Lincoln cars in China for the first time later this year when it opens eight dealerships in seven cities.
ST. LOUIS - Cereal maker Post Holdings Inc. is buying fellow packaged food maker Michael Foods Inc. in a $2.45 billion deal that will expand Post's range of products.
BEIJING - A strike at the Chinese factories of the world's biggest athletic shoe maker snowballed Thursday to about 30,000 workers, a labor group said, making it one of the largest-ever work stoppages at a private business in China.
VICKSBURG, Mississippi - The fate of the Sweet Olive, which took tourists on tours of the Mississippi River for nine years, is in the hands of Mack Varner, Vicksburg's Community Court judge.
ALBANY, New York - Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has reached an agreement with the online food delivery company GrubHub Inc. to ensure that the tips it collects from customers will be given to the workers they were intended for.
BEIJING - China's automakers are the underdogs heading into next week's Beijing auto show, where foreign and domestic brands will jostle for attention in a market that is increasingly difficult for homegrown models.
IRWINDALE, California - A hot sauce company accused of stinking up the atmosphere around its Southern California plant is being peppered with offers to relocate.
BOSTON - The Massachusetts Attorney General's Office filed legal documents in the state Supreme Judicial Court on Wednesday defending its decision to exclude from the November ballot a voter referendum calling for repeal of the state's 2011 gambling law.
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - U.S. Senate candidates talking about the idled Northern Beef Packers plant in northeast South Dakota have tossed out figures for taxpayer losses ranging from nothing to $80 million, but a breakdown from state agencies shows the actual number is closer to $4.3 million.
MONROE, Michigan - La-Z-Boy Inc. is closing two facilities and eliminating 100 jobs in North Carolina as part of a larger restructuring of its business.
WASHINGTON - Two House Democrats said Wednesday they are beginning their own inquiry into whether Tennessee state officials may have violated "or otherwise run afoul of" federal law by their alleged conduct ahead of a vote by workers at a Volkswagen factory in Chattanooga, Tennessee, that rejected a bid to be represented by the United Auto Workers union.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Floridians who rely on Internet giant Amazon.com will have to soon start paying taxes on their online purchases.