Nov 5, 2013 Chinese President Xi Jinping ordered government officials to put a stop to lavish banquets. And that had a tremendous impact on sales of baijiu, a Chinese grain alcohol as strong as moonshine. One Chinese company has chosen an American CEO to help resurrect its sales.
Sep 30, 2013 Muhtar Kent, CEO of Coca-Cola, sits down with Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio to discuss water, obesity and unemployment.
Sep 3, 2013 The country may not be exporting their wine in the near future, but an increasing amount of Chinese are taking an interest to wine.
Jul 15, 2013 One of the Vivus' latest tactics is to market its drug straight to consumers. Starting this fall, you'll see Qsymia ads in magazines and on television. But it may still be too expensive for some.
Oct 9, 2013 The American Medical Association votes to classify obesity as a disease in a move that will broaden coverage for related treatments.
May 30, 2013 In 2010, 16 food and beverage companies promised to reduce calories as part of the First Lady’s Partnership for a Healthier America. Two years later, how have they done?
Mar 7, 2013 New research says diabetes cost the nation a record $245 billion in 2012, up more than 40 percent in the past five years.
Feb 27, 2013 Anheuser-Busch InBev is facing a lawsuit over whether or not the company has been watering down its beer.
Feb 18, 2013 The company that owns Maker's Mark, the brand known for bottles that are hand-sealed with wax, is backing down from a decision to water down its whiskey.