McDonald’s names new US president

Fast-food chain trying to lift falling American sales

Fast food faces indigestion in China

Safety scandals add to litany of problems

Treasury Wine Estates posts $101m loss

After ‘challenging’ year, Australian winemaker says it is ‘positioned for success’

Russian market woes hit Carlsberg

Danish brewer’s shares fall after second profit warning this year

Carlsberg: red tied

Danish brewer is suffering a serious Russian hangover

The technology makes scents

The digital transmission of smells may be close

Uneggspected shows power of political risk

Nothing funny about Crimea’s move to buy Avangardco operations

Egg producer to challenge Crimea asset grab

Court action planned in response to ‘forced nationalisation’

Energy drinks: the Monster mash

Coke can help energy drink perk up its international results

Brazilians in new move in banana wars

Filing urges Chiquita investors to choose $1.25bn offer over rival’s

Poor cookbook sales hit Oliver’s profits

Company says heavy investment has hit short-term profitability

Small-cap week, August 15

Featuring President, Huntsworth, Fyffes, African Minerals, XLMedia, Ladbrokes, Bet365, Graphene Nanochem and Aqua Bounty

Delivery Hero buys German rival

Global battle heats up to dominate online takeaway orders

Chiquita rejects Brazilian bid as bananas

US producer says it will press ahead with Irish tax-driven merger

Coke gets a taste for rival Monster

Stake purchase for $2bn sends shares in energy drinks maker soaring 22%

High hazelnut prices hit confectioners

Cadbury and Ferrero already affected by surge in cocoa prices

US banana group slips out of Irish hands

Brazilian $611m rival offer looks set to leave Fyffes floundering

Corn drops on record output forecasts

Soya and wheat also weaker on USDA data

Chiquita: No banana split

Brazil’s top orange farmer tops Fyffes’ existing offer

India faces conflicting pressures on food


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