Chipotle Mexican Grill tests pollo asado in two markets

Chipotle Mexican Grill announced Tuesday it is testing pollo asado at 95 restaurants in Cincinnati and Sacramento. It's the first time that the burrito chain has introduced a new chicken option. Under CEO Brian Niccol, who previously led Yum Brands' Taco Bell, the company has accelerated adding new menu items through a process it calls stage-gate testing. […]

Philip Morris, Altria banned from importing or selling Iqos tobacco device in the U.S.

The U.S. International Trade Commission ruled Wednesday that Philip Morris International and Altria must stop the sales and imports of their Iqos tobacco device. The import and sales ban will take effect in two months after an administrative review. Philip Morris said that it plans to appeal the trade agency's decision. In this article MO […]

Chipotle will add smoked brisket to its menu for a limited time

Chipotle Mexican Grill's newest menu item is smoked brisket, which will only be available for a limited time. Loyalty program members can start ordering the item on Tuesday, two days before the company starts selling it at its U.S. and Canadian restaurants. It's the third new item to join Chipotle's menu this year. In this […]

China applies to join trans-Pacific trade pact to boost economic clout

China has filed an application to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership, the commerce ministry said, as the world's second-biggest economy looks to bolster its clout in trade. Commerce Minister Wang Wentao submitted China's application to join the free trade agreement in a letter to New Zealand's trade minister, Damien O'Connor, the […]

September is the toughest month for stocks, but this time could be different

September is the worst month, but it may not matter. It's an old trader saw: September is the worst month of the year. It's true. Since 1945, September has been the worst month, on average, for the S&P 500: S&P 500: worst months(Avg. since 1945)September down 0.56%February down 0.15%August up 0.03% Source: CFRA Here's the […]

UK payrolls move closer to pre-pandemic level: ONS

The number of employees on British company payrolls rose by 182,000 in July from June, moving closer to their pre-pandemic level as the economy recovers from its coronavirus lockdowns, tax data showed on Tuesday. The Office for National Statistics said 28.9 million people were now on company payrolls, 201,000 shy of their level before the […]

Apple reportedly adding portrait mode video to new iPhone

Apple is reportedly planning a video Portrait mode with several new photo and video updates for the upcoming iPhone, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. Apple typically does a big upgrade of the iPhone every other year and this year is expected to offer more moderate changes. In this article AAPL Apple is planning several camera updates for […]

Dole stock slides 6% in public market debut on New York Stock Exchange

Shares of Dole slid 6% in afternoon trading Friday as the company made its return to the public markets. The stock is trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "DOLE." The IPO marks the completion of Dole's merger with Total Produce, creating the world's largest fresh produce company. In this article DOLE […]

Ethereum co-creator Vitalik Buterin is now the world's youngest crypto billionaire amid ether's 350% year-to-date surge | Currency News | Financial and Business News

Getty Images/John Phillips Vitalik Buterin is now the world's youngest crypto billionaire. Buterin holds 333,521 ETH worth some $1,125,299,854 as of Wednesday's coin price. Ethereum is up more than 350% year-to-date in a historic run for the second most popular cryptocurrency on the planet. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the […]

Rockstar Energy sales growth returns after PepsiCo revamps brand

Rockstar Energy sales are growing again under the ownership of PepsiCo, which bought the brand last year. Pepsi has revamped the brand with a new logo, fresh packaging and its first-ever Super Bowl ad. But Pepsi CEO Ramon Laguarta said it's still too early to tell if the brand is really pulling in new consumers […]