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Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower as trade war worsens

Aug. 5, 2019 11:49 PM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks followed Wall Street lower on Tuesday after China let its currency sink and halted purchases of U.S. farm goods, fueling fears Beijing's trade war with President Donald Trump will harm the global economy. China's main index lost 2.5% and Tokyo fell 2%. Markets in Hong Kong,...

Tyson Foods, Allakos rise; Cars.com, ON Semiconductor fall

Aug. 5, 2019 4:29 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Monday: ON Semiconductor Corp., down $2.13 to $17.85. The semiconductor components maker gave investors a weak revenue forecast for the current quarter. Tyson Foods Inc., up $4.07 to $83.83. The meat producer beat Wall Street's fiscal...

Impossible Foods, others, use partners to expand

Jul. 31, 2019 11:47 AM EDT

After months of shortages, Impossible Foods is partnering with a veteran food production company to ramp up supplies of its popular plant-based burgers. The Redwood City, Calif.-based startup is partnering with OSI Group, an original supplier to McDonald's and one of the world's largest food producers. OSI, based...

Beyond Meat raises 2019 outlook but shares slump on offering

Jul. 29, 2019 6:09 PM EDT

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Beyond Meat is in for a bumpy ride. The plant-based meat maker reported some good news Monday, raising its full-year revenue guidance after better-than-expected second quarter sales. But its shares slumped as it turned in a bigger loss than Wall Street forecast and announced a...

Fresh from the lab: Startups make meat that avoids slaughter

Jul. 9, 2019 7:18 PM EDT

EMERYVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Uma Valeti slices into a pan-fried chicken cutlet in the kitchen of his startup, Memphis Meats. He sniffs the tender morsel on his fork before taking a bite. He chews slowly, absorbing the taste. "Our chicken is chicken ... you've got to taste it to believe it," Valeti says. This...

US government investigating poultry price-fixing claims

Jun. 25, 2019 3:19 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. government is investigating price-fixing charges against the country's biggest poultry companies. The Department of Justice tipped its hand last week when it requested a temporary halt to discovery proceedings in a 2016 class-action lawsuit filed by food service distributor...

Asian stocks lower ahead of Trump-Xi meeting at G-20 summit

Jun. 25, 2019 12:12 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — Major Asian stock markets declined Tuesday as traders looked ahead to a meeting between the American and Chinese presidents amid hopes for renewed trade talks. Benchmarks in Tokyo, Shanghai and Hong Kong declined. Seoul and Sydney were little-changed. Investors were encouraged by the...