P&G’s Pringles partner warrants careful taste test

September 27, 2011

What could be wrong with combining chips and nuts? Maybe a few things, in the case of Procter & Gamble's complex $2.4 billion deal to offload its Pringles chips brand to snack purveyor Diamond Foods.

Coke and David Einhorn sing in perfect disharmony

February 7, 2014

To feel good spending $1.3 bln for a minority stake in Green Mountain Coffee, the soft drink giant must have answered some nagging questions posed by the hedge fund manager in 2011. Investors seem to reckon Coca-Cola did its diligence. P&G and HP have shown how much it matters.