Chain plans to start rolling out a system that ranks fruits and vegetables as “good,” ”better” or “best” based on the supplier’s farming practices.
Taco Bell is testing a new menu that looks to tap into the cult following for the red Thai hot sauce known as Sriracha.
Stocks ended a wild day mostly lower as indexes recovered much of an early plunge. The Dow Jones industrial average plummeted as much as 460 points earlier in the session.
Drugmaker Shire Plc waived a three-day notice requirement “to allow the period of uncertainty … to be reduced.” North Chicago-based AbbVie is having second thoughts about their pending $55 billion merger.
Premium cable channel HBO plans to offer a stand-alone version of its popular video-streaming service in 2015.
United Airlines has contracted with Itasca-based Gogo Inc. to add inflight Wi-Fi services on more than 200 regional jets.
Sears executive Ron Boire will run the company’s Canadian unit.
The recall is among three global recalls that Toyota announced Wednesday totaling about 1.7 million vehicles.
Google has unveiled its latest tablet in an apparent effort to upstage Apple’s anticipated update of its trend-setting iPad.
The retail giant aims to revive business at Wal-Mart discount stores, which haven’t increased revenue in six quarters.
The Chicago-based company can use “crafted to remove gluten” on its labels.
VW sold 7.4 million cars and trucks during the first three quarters of 2014, slightly more than General Motors’ 7.37 million.
The Indian budget airline has agreed to buy 250 A320 planes from Airbus, a purchase that could be worth nearly $26 billion, Reuters reports. [Reuters]
Falling gasoline and food costs have lowered the prices that U.S. companies received for their goods and services.
The drop in September is a sign recent job gains have yet to significantly boost consumer spending.
The deal is part of Qualcomm’s aggressive push into technology that connects devices over the Internet.
PC maker Hewlett-Packard plans to split into two publicly traded units, its PC and printing businesses and its services business.