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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

Nov 28 2017

Arby's owner Roark gobbles up Buffalo Wild Wings for $2.4 billion

Arby's owner Roark Capital Group said on Tuesday it would buy Buffalo Wild Wings Inc for $2.4 billion, adding to its growing portfolio of U.S. restaurants after a bruising proxy fight over the direction of the chicken wing chain. | Video

Oct 30 2017

Constellation hedges bets on pot boom with Canopy stake

Constellation Brands Inc has bought a nearly 10 percent stake in Canadian cannabis maker Canopy Growth Corp for about C$245 million ($191 million), the first major wine, beer and spirits producer to invest in legal cannabis.

Oct 25 2017

Chipotle recovery seen dragging on, shares plunge

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc's shares slumped to their lowest in nearly five years after disappointing results on Tuesday suggested that the burrito chain's recovery from a food-safety scandal would take much longer than expected. | Video

Oct 25 2017

Chipotle recovery seen dragging on, shares sink

Oct 25 Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc's shares were set to open at a near five-year low, a day after the burrito chain reported disappointing results, indicating that investors would have to wait much longer than expected for sales and profit to recover.

Oct 24 2017

Toys'R'Us collapse to hit Hasbro holiday sales

Hasbro Inc warned of holiday season fallout from the Toys'R'Us bankruptcy, issuing a weaker-than-expected forecast on Monday that sent the toy maker's shares down 10 percent. | Video

Oct 20 2017

Gillette weakens P&G report after Peltz row

Procter & Gamble Co disappointed Wall Street with sales on Friday, hurt by continuing weakness in its Gillette business, a week after it claimed to have fought off hedge-fund manager Nelson Peltz's move to muscle onto the board. | Video

Oct 11 2017

Loyalists unhappy as Coach becomes Tapestry Inc

Iconic luxury handbag maker Coach Inc risked Wall Street and social media ire on Wednesday by announcing a change of its corporate name to Tapestry Inc, as it evolves into a multi-brand upscale retailer.

Oct 10 2017

Procter & Gamble foresees proxy war victory, Peltz refuses to concede

Procter & Gamble Co said on Tuesday activist hedge fund manager Nelson Peltz lost his fight to win a seat on the company's board, according to a preliminary tally of shareholder votes in the biggest and most expensive proxy contest ever. | Video

Oct 06 2017

Peltz says P&G proxy fight 'dumb', will go down to wire

Procter & Gamble should simply not have bothered resisting activist investor Nelson Peltz's push for a board seat, he said on Friday, promising to keep his shares in the consumer goods company even if he lost next week's vote.

Oct 03 2017

Ahead of proxy vote, P&G pushes hard to keep Peltz off board

Procter & Gamble Co's Chief Executive David Taylor urged investors to back its turnaround plan and vote against activist investor Nelson Peltz's addition to the board, just days ahead of the largest proxy vote in corporate history.

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