Burger King's profit for the second quarter rose 29 percent thanks to a greater emphasis on discount offerings and to late-night hours.
CBS TV Distribution announced that it will end production of the syndicated Montel Williams Show at the end of this season.
DirecTV has struck a deal with TNS to provide a national TV household panel of 100,000 DirecTV homes or TNS's census-based, digital set-top TV ratings business.
Wal-Mart has inked a deal with Disney Consumer Products to offer Hannah Montana-branded products in its stores.
Kraft and Kellogg have faced higher marketing costs in the last year. That, in addition to higher commodity costs on things like dairy products, has caused both companies to decide to raise prices on many of their products.