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10:23 a.m. Feb. 25, 2021 - By Steve Goldstein
Here's Jim Cramer's theory of the emerging strategy at GameStop as its chief financial officer exitsApart from the wild stock-price moves, GameStop does have an underlying business, and it's clear that the videogames retailer is trying to change direction.
6:37 a.m. Feb. 25, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Tyra Banks Snags a Picture-Perfect Malibu Beach House for $4.7MSmize! The supermodel and real estate tycoon Tyra Banks has reportedly snapped up a Malibu beach house, according to Variety. The purchase must have her smizing, as in, "smiling with her eyes," a term she invented.
1:44 p.m. Feb. 24, 2021 - Barrons.com
GameStop Is Surging Again. And No One Can Say Why. The videogame retailer doubled on Wednesday, with most of the gains coming in the last hour of trading. The rally began nearly 24 hours after the company said it was searching for a new CFO.
2:48 a.m. Feb. 16, 2021 - By Tonya Garcia
General Mills' new growth strategy will focus on categories including cereal, pet food and ice creamGeneral Mills Inc. has unveiled a growth strategy, Accelerate, that will focus on five categories: cereal, pet food, ice cream, snack bars and Mexican food. These platforms accounted for 45% of General Mills' fiscal 2020 net sales. General Mills brands include Cheerios, Blue Buffalo, Häagen-Dazs, Cascadian Farms and Old El Paso. General Mills made the announcement ahead of the Consumer Analyst Group of New York (CAGNY) Conference this week. The company is also turning its attention to eight core markets, including the U.S., Canada and France. General Mills reaffirmed its fiscal third-quarter guidance for organic net sales similar to the second quarter. General Mills shares edged up 0.4% in Tuesday premarket trading, and have gained 7.2% over the past year. The S&P 500 index is up 16.4% for the las 12 months.
10:15 a.m. Feb. 9, 2021 - By Barbara Kollmeyer
What could upend the stock market rally? Watch these red flags, says Credit SuisseOur call of the day weighs in on some market worries from Credit Suisse, as investors look reluctant to push few other assets than bitcoin higher.
10:41 a.m. Feb. 4, 2021 - Barrons.com
Unilever Has a New Plan to Restore Growth. Why the Stock Is Falling. Unilever set out a plan to invest in high-growth areas including plant-based food and beauty products, as it restored its long-term sales growth target.
9:34 p.m. Feb. 3, 2021 - MarketWatch
Unilever misses forecasts as 2020 net profit fallsUnilever PLC reported Thursday a fall in net profit for 2020, missing market expectations for the year, but said it has begun 2021 in good shape and is confident it can adapt to a rapidly changing environment.
11:15 a.m. Feb. 3, 2021 - By Abby Schultz
Sotheby’s to Offer Christo and Jeanne-Claude’s CollectionThe pieces reflect the artist couple’s relationships and inspirations
4:52 a.m. Jan. 25, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
How the pandemic has impacted technology for older adultsWhat impacts will COVID-19 have on development of technologies that enable older adults to connect with their communities and live independently?
5:38 a.m. Jan. 11, 2021 - By Brett Arends
Take this, Oprah! Here’s my billion-dollar secret oat milk cheat'Everyman's Oatly' can be made for pennies
10:32 a.m. Jan. 8, 2021 - By Alia Akkam
Great Escapes: St. Louis Chef Rob Connoley’s Favorite Ozark IngredientsHe seeks to revive the region’s culinary traditions
12:20 p.m. Jan. 7, 2021 - By Levi Sumagaysay
Business leaders call for action on Trump after mob siege at CapitolBusiness leaders called for a peaceful transition of power after President Trump's supporters stormed into the Capitol building on Wednesday, with at least one group calling for the invocation of the 25th Amendment to remove the president.
9:39 a.m. Jan. 5, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Kyle Rittenhouse pleads not guilty in Kenosha protest killingsAn Illinois teenager who fatally shot two people and wounded a third amidst sometimes violent summer protests on the streets of Kenosha, Wisconsin, pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges including intentional homicide.
11:57 p.m. Dec. 28, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Inspired travel resolutions for 2021 Travel writers reflect on 2020 and take the lessons learned to make their New Year's resolutions for 2021 when it comes to how and where they will travel.
2:04 a.m. Dec. 24, 2020 - By Charles Passy
Looking for a last-minute gift? Here are 12 bottles to considerA $2,000 'Baccarat' bourbon, a boozy ice cream cocktail kit, and a 'heavenly' Japanese whisky are on Weekend Sip's 12 bottles of Christmas list.
12:02 a.m. Dec. 16, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
There’s still time to salvage the holidays and give more joy for less moneyHow to come up with presents that will delight recipients without blowing up your budget.
11:28 a.m. Dec. 10, 2020 - By Weston Blasi
Ben and Jerry’s to launch Colin Kaepernick-inspired 'Change the Whirled' ice creamKaepernick's portion of the proceeds from the sale of the vegan ice cream will go to his Know Your Rights Camp
9:59 a.m. Dec. 7, 2020 - By Charles Passy
A $2,000 'Baccarat' bourbon, a boozy ice cream cocktail kit, and 11 other gift suggestions for the drinkers in your lifeWeekend Sip's 12 bottles of Christmas also includes a 'heavenly' Japanese whisky.
10:13 a.m. Dec. 4, 2020 - Barrons.com
Cheesecake Factory Settles SEC Charges on Disclosures During Pandemic Cheesecake Factory agreed to settle SEC accusations it misled investors, in what is believed to be the first SEC case of its kind in the pandemic.
1:21 a.m. Dec. 2, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
Ariel Investments’ John Rogers Jr. pushes corporate boards to have their own ‘Jackie Robinson moment’ Black households are almost twice as likely not to have any stock-market investments, one recent study showsBlack households are almost twice as likely not to have any stock-market investments, one recent study shows.
12:12 p.m. Nov. 18, 2020 - Barrons.com
A Leading Taco Bell Franchisee Is Up for Sale Private-equity owner of K-Mac Holdings Is Said to Be Seeking Offers of Around $900 Million.
9:02 a.m. Nov. 18, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Ben & Jerry's, Breyers and Lipton parent Unilever prepares to cash in on plant-based-food revolution with $1.2 billion sales targetUnilever will also halve food waste by 2025, five years earlier than its previous commitment.
10:53 a.m. Nov. 9, 2020 - By Tonya Garcia
Beyond Meat earnings preview: Competition and pricing could take a toll on marginsBeyond Meat shares have more than doubled for 2020 so far.
11:17 a.m. Nov. 3, 2020 - By Alessandra Malito
Even with a toddler, this couple’s cost of living is less than $25,000 a year — this is how they do it They tackled student loans, paid down a mortgage and reached financial independence in their 30sThey tackled student loans, paid down a mortgage, and reached financial independence in their 30s
6:55 a.m. Nov. 3, 2020 - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
Stress-eating through Election Day? Grab freebies from McDonald’s, Wendy’s and Krispy Kreme Election Day comfort food discounts abound as American anxiety peaks over the 2020 voteElection Day comfort food discounts abound as American anxiety peaks over the 2020 vote
3:55 p.m. Oct. 25, 2020 - By Mike Murphy
Dunkin' reportedly in talks to sell, go privateDunkin' Brands Group Inc. is reportedly in talks to go private in a sale to private equity-backed Inspire Brands.
7:28 a.m. Oct. 22, 2020 - Barrons.com
Unilever Beats Sales Targets but Warning Over Unpredictable Future Weighs on Shares Increased demand for antibacterial soaps and home hygiene products boosted sales at Unilever.
9:41 p.m. Oct. 21, 2020 - MarketWatch
Hygiene, food-at-home growth boosts UnileverUnilever PLC said Thursday that third-quarter underlying sales rose thanks to growth in hand and home hygiene products, as well as in food consumed at home. The Anglo-Dutch multisector retailer--which owns consumer brands such as Ben & Jerry's ice cream, Dove soap and Cif and Domestos cleaning products--said quarterly underlying sales rose 4.4% year-on-year, while turnover fell 2.4% to 12.9 billion euros ($15.3 billion).
6:44 a.m. Oct. 21, 2020 - Barrons.com
Here’s How Strong Performance at Nestlé’s North America Business Boosted Sales Nestlé raised its guidance for organic sales growth in 2020, and will complete reviews of its North America Waters and Yinlu by early 2021.
7:53 a.m. Oct. 16, 2020 - By Jake Emen
Great Escapes: Rum Aficionado Ian Burrell’s Favorite CocktailsThe Equiano Rum co-creator discusses the story of the spirit between Africa and the Caribbean
9:47 a.m. Oct. 9, 2020 - By Rob Csernyik
Great Escapes: Jim Salge’s Guide to New England’s Leafy Autumn GetawaysThe fall foliage expert says “leaf-peeping” is among the safest excursions during the pandemic
10:41 a.m. Oct. 2, 2020 - By Ellis Henican
‘Don’t be scared. Every single restaurant has to comply with the rules and regulations’ NYC eateries hope diners are ready to come back insideA return to indoor dining in one of New York City’s finest Indian kitchens finds that food tastes better inside.
9:28 p.m. Sept. 27, 2020 - MarketWatch
EQT buys Chr. Hansen's coloring unit for $930.5MSTOCKHOLM--Swedish private-equity firm EQT AB said Saturday it has agreed to buy Chr. Hansen AS's food-coloring business for 800 million euros ($930.5 million). EQT said the Natural Colors business, which produces natural coloring ingredients for food and beverages, is supported by favorable secular megatrends, such as increasing consumer awareness around health and the environment, the continuing transition from synthetic coloring components to natural ingredients and a growing demand for sustainable and plant-based food.
7:48 a.m. Sept. 25, 2020 - Barrons.com
Cutting Carbon Emissions Doesn’t Have to Hurt America’s wartime mobilization experience proves that a big green-energy push need not come at the expense of most people’s living standards, writes Matthew C. Klein.
2:50 a.m. Sept. 23, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Mars drops Uncle Ben's, reveals new name for rice brand The Uncle Ben's rice brand is getting a new name: Ben's Original.
3:13 a.m. Sept. 17, 2020 - By Mitch Moxley
Astronaut Jessica Meir On Leaving Earth and Life on the International Space StationWith leisure space travel soon to become a reality, Penta spoke with the NASA trailblazer about the thrills of outer orbit
6:13 a.m. Aug. 13, 2020 - By Rupert Steiner
Ben & Jerry’s spark immigration row as critics chide company over its record on migrant workers in its supply chain Ice-cream maker Ben & Jerry’s is at the center of a row on immigrationThe Vermont based ice-cream giant picked one of the hottest days of the year in the U.K. to wade into the immigration debate in the U.K. prompting one politician to say: “You’re here for ice cream... not moral judgments.”
10:36 a.m. Aug. 7, 2020 - By Randi Mazzella
The pandemic has affected our eating habits, and not in a good way. Here’s how to create new healthy habits If you’re gaining weight and losing sleep, you’re not alone. But this isn’t going to end soon—try these 4 strategies to turn things aroundThe uncertainty, lack of exercise and less sleep have taken their toll, and even a small weight gain can affect your health.
9:53 a.m. Aug. 5, 2020 - By Brent Crane
Worldwise: English Novelist Lawrence Osborne’s Favorite ThingsThe Bangkok-based writer loves lying in bed listening to audiobooks, his lime juicer, and a book on Alexander the Great
6:27 a.m. July 27, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Deodorant sales fall due to social distancing but locked down consumers send ice-cream sales soaring, says UnileverLockdowns caused a drop in demand for deodorant as locked-down consumers stayed indoors, but ice cream sales soared, Axe and Ben & Jerry's owner Unilever said.
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