UPDATE 2-Advertisers ditch TLC's troubled '19 Kids and Counting' Retailers Walgreen Co and Payless Shoesource Inc, and hotel chain group Choice Hotels International Inc on Tuesday followed the lead of General Mills Inc in removing their ads from the program. "We share your concerns and we have decided to remove our advertising from the show," said Choice Hotels, which runs Comfort Inn and Econo Lodge chains, among others.
| By: Daina Beth Solomon and Mary Milliken
Hampton Creek CEO: Moment to make food biz better According to the New York Times, major food companies are turning to Hampton Creek for its powdered egg substitutes as a way to solve the current egg shortage. Insight, with founder and CEO Josh Tetrick.
The best and brightest MBA grads of 2015 The website Poets&Quants has picked the 50 most exceptional MBA graduates this year. Here are a profile of 10 of the best.
| By: John A. Byrne, special to CNBC.com
INSIGHT-Small food makers on fast path to US store shelves, threatening big producers NEW YORK, May 21- Small U.S. food manufacturers once toiled for decades to develop a critical mass of fans for their products. More mass-market retailers want niche brands that shoppers view as healthier to drive traffic in stores, particularly as they face rising competition from natural food and specialty chains like Whole Foods Market Inc..
| By: Anjali Athavaley
The top 10 cities for college grads To determine the best cities for recent college graduates, Rent.com considered everything from employment rates to good restaurants. Here's its list.
| By: Colleen Kane
Chipotle goes GMO-free in first for U.S. fast-food sector April 27- Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc on Monday said the 46 ingredients used in its roughly 1,800 restaurants were now free of genetically modified organisms, becoming the first major U.S. restaurant chain to make that switch. U.S. diners, particularly those in the sought-after young millennial generation, are seeking fresh foods that are less processed and...
| By: Lisa Baertlein