Switching to sugar would make Hershey a high-profile example of the move away from high-fructose corn syrup in the food industry.
Walgreen has launched a flu index based on weekly prescription data from its pharmacies nationwide.
Fannie May Candy was expanding its online offerings Tuesday afternoon after limiting options because of a warehouse fire in Northeast Ohio.
The Chicago-based ecommerce company said North American sales from Thursday through Monday were up more than 25 percent compared with last year.
Energy and health-care companies led major stock indexes higher on Tuesday, even as crude oil resumed its slide.
At least five automakers are teaming up to determine what is causing a problem with air bags used in their vehicles and how many cars to recall.
Twitter announced changes to its harassment reporting process and “block” function, allowing users who see abusive tweets to report them even if they’re not on the receiving end.
Shares of Tribune Media Co. are expected to begin trading Friday on the New York Stock Exchange.
The medical supply distributor in Mundelein will keep its headquarters in Illinois in exchange for nearly $18 million in tax credits, [Crain’s]
Chief executives at the largest U.S. companies expect sales to keep growing in the next six months and also plan to step up hiring.
RV makers have made up more ground since being sideswiped by the Great Recession and production could soon return to pre-downturn levels.
UnitedHealth forecasts double-digit earnings growth next year, as the nation’s largest health insurer expects a smaller hit from health care reform.
Black Friday promotions and falling gas prices drove U.S. auto sales higher in November, kicking off what’s expected to be a strong holiday season.
The Blackstone Group has canceled an initial public offering for Chicago-based IndCor Properties and will instead sell the industrial real estate company.
Trading in shares of RadioShack was halted for most of the session Tuesday after the company disclosed a dispute with one of its lenders.
Corning is buying Samsung Electronics’ fiber optics business, which will help bolster its portfolio of optical communications products in Asia.