Stacey Vanek Smith
Nov 12, 2013 Michelle Obama has a new pet project: Getting kids into college. But will her involvement help or hurt the initiative?
Oct 8, 2013 Data from business travelers finds McDonald's and Starbucks account for 8 percent of all food expenses.
Sep 30, 2013 A new survey looks at the average time spent in the drive-through window.
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 27, 2013 Coke's spread has been far and wide. But some countries have been tougher endeavors for the soda giant.
Sep 27, 2013 Coke, Pepsi, Nestlé? Do you know who makes the beverages you drink?
Sep 5, 2013 The economics behind shipping chicken carcasses to China for processing: it keeps open the China market for chicken feet.
Sep 5, 2013 McDonald's is exploring tweaking their Dollar Menu to include items priced at $1, $2 and even $5.
Aug 29, 2013 Fast food workers across the country are walking off the job today. Workers are demanding $15 an hour.
Aug 14, 2013 Faced with declining diet soda sales, Coca-Cola launches campaign to defend the safety of artificial sweetener.