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Hershey kisses goodbye to artificial flavors in a few chocolates

Neil Saunders, chief executive of retail research firm Conlumino, said this was a good move ahead of the holiday season as people tend to buy better quality chocolates for personal consumption than during Halloween when chocolates are mostly distributed.

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Bill Ackman's Not Saying Warren Buffett Is An Unconscionable Monster For

Ackman has been working to defend Valeant after scrutiny of its pricing practices and a pharmacy partner contributed to a 42 percent stock drop this year through Tuesday.

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Flybe soars back into profit

Paul Simmons, Flybe's Chief Commercial Officer, comments: "We're excited to confirm our new summer schedule from Cornwall Airport, Newquay Airport with additional capacity to and from London Gatwick and two new routes".

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Noble Energy Lays Off 180 Employees

Noble Energy shaved another 180 employees from its {U.S. | {USA United States}} workforce on Tuesday, including 70 in Colorado. Noble Midstream Partners has entered into multiple fee-based commercial agreements with Noble Energy , each with an initial term of 15 years, to provide an array of services critical to Noble's upstream operations in the Denver-Julesburg (DJ) Basin in Colorado.

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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Wednesday

Global stocks were slightly up as investors focused on key economic indicators from China. The USA and global stocks were weighed down Monday by weak Chinese and global economic data, as well as the prospect of a US interest rate hike next month.

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IEA: Low oil prices could lead to energy shortages

Most of the oil supply increases in recent years has come from high-cost production, Badri said, in a reference to supply sources such as USA shale oil. OPEC's higher production levels would keep oil prices depressed and foster a sign of worry for its members' budgets. While the agency believes world energy demand will grow by almost one-third between 2013 to 2040 (due entirely to developing countries) and that an "energy transition" leaning towards renewables is already underway, it ...