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  1. craft beer
    Why the Sam Adams–Dogfish Head Deal Will Be a Win for Beer LoversFor one, it’s a giant middle finger to AB In-Bev and MillerCoors.
  2. grocery wars
    Is Kroger About to Merge With Target?Amazon fears may have two of America’s largest grocers aiming to join forces.
  3. what a deal
    Go Get Whole Foods’ $2 Avocados While You Can!It’s falling hook, line, and sinker for their PR ploy, but might as well, right?
  4. grocery wars
    Amazon Prime Will Be Whole Foods’ Rewards ProgramYour $99 membership will grant you “special savings and other in-store benefits.”
  5. food delivery
    GrubHub Is Buying Yelp’s Food-Delivery Platform for $288 MillionYelp officially exits the delivery game, in another big food merger.
  6. mergers
    Here Are the People Who Could Stop the Whole Foods–Amazon DealShareholders have a class-action lawsuit, and a congressman wants to hold a hearing.
  7. mergers
    Organic-Yogurt-Maker Stonyfield Could Be Yours for Just $900 MillionOwner Danone has to dump it in order to acquire WhiteWave Foods.
  8. news you can booze
    ‘Thousands’ Will Lose Their Jobs Because of Anheuser-BuschThe beer behemoth’s merger will create lots of redundancies — another reason to support independent breweries.
  9. Mergers
    German Drug Company Offers $62 Billion for Monsanto to MergeThis would create the world’s largest agricultural supplier.
  10. Splits
    Tartine Bakery and Blue Bottle Are Never, Ever Getting Back TogetherThe companies announced a merger in April, and now they’re parting ways.
  11. New You Can Booze
    One Third of Beers Sold Worldwide Will Come From This MegabrewerAnheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller have formalized their $106 billion merger.
  12. Beer Me
    SABMiller Is Just Not That Into A-B InBev’s $104 Billion Merger OfferIt was the third attempt by Anheuser-Busch InBev to buy its rival.
  13. Beer Me
    World’s Largest Brewer Wants to Merge With World’s Other LargestAnheuser-Busch InBev wants to merge with SABMiller to create the world’s largest brewing company with what will likely also be the world’s most complicated name.
  14. Mergers
    The Maker of Spam Is Buying an Enormous Organic-Meat CompanyHormel will pay $775 million for Applegate Farms.
  15. Mergers
    Kraft and Heinz Will Merge to Make One Giant $40 Billion Food CompanyIt will create the world’s fifth-largest food company.
  16. The Chain Gang
    Burger King’s Canadian Tax Inversion Could Save It $1.2 BillionAccording to a new report from a corporate taxpayer watchdog group.
  17. Big Deals
    Burger King Will Pay $11.4 Billion for Tim HortonsAnd that figure isn’t even in Canadian dollars.
  18. Mediavore
    Flower Foods Tosses Tasty Baking Co. a Much Needed Lifeline; Rare DisorderPlus: a study shows people think foods labeled organic taste better; and the rules of drinking may have changed, all in out morning news roundup.
  19. Tony Tony Tony
    Bourdain Has Reservations About New BossPlus, how does Tony Tone feel about being labeled a “celebrity chef”?