10/14/11 - 05:05 PM EDT
Click through for a slideshow of the major consumer product recalls of 2011.
10/14/11 - 02:22 PM EDT
Unilever is set to acquire Russian cosmetic maker Concern Kalina, underscoring a growing trend of corporate deal-making in the consumer stock sector.
10/14/11 - 08:29 AM EDT
Mattel beats quarterly revenue expectations but earnings are in-line as higher material costs pressure margins.
10/13/11 - 01:39 PM EDT
DineEquity agrees to sell 17 company-operated Applebee's restaurants as part of its ongoing effort to turn around the bar-and-grill chain through refranchising and other methods.
10/13/11 - 08:57 AM EDT
Zep nearly doubles quarterly earnings, but adjusted for restructuring charges its profit falls far short of expectations.
10/12/11 - 02:40 PM EDT
PepsiCo beats third-quarter profit expectations thanks to higher pricing and growth in emerging markets.
10/11/11 - 01:00 PM EDT
When PepsiCo reports earnings Wednesday, investors will pay close attention to word from the beverage and snack company on consumer demand and pricing.
10/11/11 - 12:52 PM EDT
Starbucks shares continue to climb Tuesday following reports a long-awaited deal to open Starbucks stores in India is imminent.
10/10/11 - 01:10 PM EDT
Apple, Google, HTC and Research In Motion are among the potential bidders for Kodak's lucrative trove of digital imaging patents, says patent expert Alexander Poltorak.
10/10/11 - 08:56 AM EDT
The Vermont maker of Keurig single-cup coffee brewing machines is poised to continue its steep ascent.