Non-Cyclical Consumer Goods
Sept 2 - Metro AG will sell its stake in Britain's biggest cash-and-carry wholesaler, Booker Group Plc , as the German retailer looks to reinvest capital and trim debt.
NEW YORK, Sept 2 - Making sausages, pates and cured meats at home can be tricky, but American chef Jamie Bissonnette in his debut book, "The New Charcuterie Cookbook," shows their flavors are worth the time and effort.
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Sept 2 - Gifts retailer 1-800-Flowers.com Inc said it would buy Harry & David Holdings Inc, known for its gourmet food brands such as Wolferman's English muffins and Cushman's HoneyBells citrus products, for about $142.5 million.
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MUMBAI - The BSE Sensex on Tuesday surged past the psychologically key level of 27,000 to a third consecutive record high as blue-chips such as HDFC Bank gained after recent data raised hopes about the economy.