Health officials expect the number of people sickened by an E. coli outbreak linked to Chipotle restaurants in Washington state and Oregon to grow while they investigate the cause of the infection.
Private-label food manufacturer TreeHouse Foods said it would buy ConAgra Foods's private brands business for $2.7 billion.
TreeHouse Foods Inc. said Monday it has agreed to acquire ConAgra Foods Inc.'s private brands business for $2.7 billion.
Clorox reported better-than-expected fiscal first-quarter results, buoyed by price increases and volume growth.
Shire PLC said on Monday it is buying biotech company Dyax Corp. for $37.30 in cash per Dyax share, or $5.9 billion.
Hotel, energy and financial services conglomerate Loews reported a 12.5% drop in quarterly profit, hurt by lower revenue at CNA Financial and Diamond Offshore Drilling.
Payments giant Visa Inc. has reached a deal to acquire Visa Europe Ltd., the companies said in a news release Monday.
British drugmaker Shiresaid it would buy Dyax for about $5.9 billion to gain access to the drug developer's late-stage treatment for a severe breathing difficulty.
Visa said it would acquire Visa Europe for 16.5 billion euros ($18.19 billion), with the potential for an additional payment of up to 4.7 billion euros.