McDonald’s Corp. plans to increase audits, including video monitoring, of its suppliers in China after a food scandal in July hurt its sales there.
OSI Group Inc. has contracted with a subsidiary of Golden State Foods to manage a vegetable and fruit plant in China.
Dutch brewer Heineken NV says it has sold its packaging business in Mexico to Crown Holdings Inc. of the U.S. for $1.23 billion to reduce debt.
Tyson Foods Inc. on Thursday completed its $8.5 billion takeover of Chicago-based Hillshire Brands Co. The combined company will have annual sales of more than $40 billion and own such brands as Tyson, Jimmy Dean, Ball Park and Hillshire Farm.
Discover tied perennial leader American Express in the latest credit card customer-satisfaction study.
Groupon Inc. sales representatives cannot sue the ecommerce company for overtime pay as a single group, a federal judge in Chicago says.
After a bleak start to the year, the U.S. economy rebounded vigorously in the April-June quarter, growing at a brisk annual rate of 4.2 percent, slightly faster than first estimated. The upward revision supported expectations that the second half of 2014 will prove far stronger than the first half.