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Food Fight: Aretha Franklin Is Launching a Line of Comfort Cuisine to Rival Patti LaBelle's Pies
Competition

Food Fight: Aretha Franklin Is Launching a Line of Comfort Cuisine to Rival Patti LaBelle's Pies

'Miss Patti gon' have to move that pie to the side,' said Franklin, who added she has never tried LaBelle's famous sweet potato pie.
Geoff Weiss
Industry Snapshot: A Quick Look at the Specialty Food Industry
Ready To Launch

Industry Snapshot: A Quick Look at the Specialty Food Industry

If you're thinking of starting a specialty food business, start by taking a closer look at the options available in the current industry.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
McDonald's Sales Surge as All-Day Breakfast Proves a Hit With Customers
McDonalds

McDonald's Sales Surge as All-Day Breakfast Proves a Hit With Customers

All-day breakfast was introduced in the U.S. in October.
Chipotle to Close All Stores for One Day in February
Chipotle

Chipotle to Close All Stores for One Day in February

The company's sales plunged 30 percent in December, following at least six outbreaks tied to Chipotle in the last year, including norovirus, E. coli and salmonella.
The Top 20 Fast-Food Franchises of 2016
Franchises

The Top 20 Fast-Food Franchises of 2016

Where does your favorite chain rank?
Carly Okyle
Chipotle Subpoenaed in Criminal Investigation Over Norovirus Outbreak
Legal

Chipotle Subpoenaed in Criminal Investigation Over Norovirus Outbreak

The struggling chain also saw its sales nosedive in the fourth quarter.
Katie Little
It's Harder, But You Are More Likely to Win if You Think for Yourself
Daniel Lubetzky

It's Harder, But You Are More Likely to Win if You Think for Yourself

Daniel Lubetzky, the founder of KIND bars, says that 'me too' versions of products and services don't stand much chance to be breakout success stories.
Catherine Clifford
After Fatal Listeria Outbreak, DOJ Investigates Blue Bell's Response
Illness

After Fatal Listeria Outbreak, DOJ Investigates Blue Bell's Response

The government wants to discover what the ice cream company knew and how the health crisis was handled.
Check Out the Top 10 Food Trends for 2016
Food

Check Out the Top 10 Food Trends for 2016

From charred desserts to the proliferation of delivery apps, here are some developments in the food world to watch out for in the coming months.
Nina Zipkin
Nestle Commits to Going Cage Free by 2020
Food Businesses

Nestle Commits to Going Cage Free by 2020

The world's largest food maker said it uses about 20 million pounds of eggs annually.
Former Costco Executive Launches First Ever Certified Organic Fast-Food Chain
Fast Food

Former Costco Executive Launches First Ever Certified Organic Fast-Food Chain

Erica Welton was a food buyer for Costco for 14 years before leaving to launch the restaurant chain, called The Organic Coup.
Hayley Peterson
Is the U.S. Still Hungry for Meal Delivery Services?
Food Delivery

Is the U.S. Still Hungry for Meal Delivery Services?

Meal kits have taken off in a big way. But are there too many cooks in the kitchen?
Entrepreneur's Franchise Forecast
Franchises

Entrepreneur's Franchise Forecast

Our list of the top 10 trending categories for 2016.
Tracy Stapp Herold