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Danone opens trading on Euronext markets, celebrating successful €1.3 billion bond issue
Danone opens trading on Euronext markets, celebrating successful €1.3 billion bond issue
1/23/2015 2:49:30 PM
Euronext, the leading exchange in the Eurozone, today congratulated Danone on the success of its dual-tranche €1.3 billion bond issue. Aimed at financing the group’s business and growth by extending the maturity of its debt, the bonds were admitted to trading on 14 January. Danone’s bonds were listed on Euronext Paris as part of a dual-tranche €1.3 billion bond issue …
From London to Tokyo - Amcor P-Plus® is a winner, reducing food waste in store and offering superior design
From London to Tokyo - Amcor P-Plus® is a winner, reducing food waste in store and offering superior design
1/23/2015 11:37:59 AM
On 12 November, Amcor P-Plus® won a Highly Commended award in the ‘Flexible Plastic Pack of the Year’ category at the prestigious UK Packaging Awards with its lidded tray pack designed for fresh strawberries.  Amcor Flexibles’ solution won the coveted award because of the significant shelf-life extension it brings to the fruit whilst maintaining excellent taste and quality. …
Vernon Jordan calls for renewed hope, meaningful action at the 25th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Breakfast
1/22/2015 10:41:29 AM
Vernon E. Jordan, renowned civil rights leader, presidential advisor, attorney and business leader, delivered the keynote address at the 25th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday breakfast on the theme “Infinite Hope, Meaningful Action.” In his remarks to a sold-out audience at the Minneapolis Convention Center, Jordan said: “Today we celebrate the legacy of Martin …
New Deforestation Policies Aim To Preserve And Protect Valuable Natural Resources
New Deforestation Policies Aim To Preserve And Protect Valuable Natural Resources
1/22/2015 10:27:23 AM
Mars has launched three new policies aimed at reducing deforestation in its beef, soy, paper and pulp supply chains. These policies fulfill a commitment made in its Deforestation Policy (announced March 2014) and outline clear targets that focus on the raw materials offering the biggest opportunity to reduce the impact that Mars has on sensitive forest lands. In line with its …
SNICKERS® Teases A ‘Very Brady’ Super Bowl XLIX Commercial
SNICKERS® Teases A ‘Very Brady’ Super Bowl XLIX Commercial
1/22/2015 8:57:19 AM
Today, Mars Chocolate North America gave America its first taste of the all-new 30-second commercial from SNICKERS® that will air during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, Feb. 1, on NBC. The new ad from SNICKERS®, the most beloved star of Super Bowl XLIX, could be someone you might not expect. A new teaser for the spot is now online on the official SNICKERS® …
TWI Adds New Customer to European Cross-Docking Business
TWI Adds New Customer to European Cross-Docking Business
1/21/2015 12:40:06 PM
TWI is pleased to announce the recent addition of a new customer to its growing European cross docking operations. TWI will receive, store, and deliver a wide range of food products for Nitz + Co. Speditions-Kontor GmbH from our modern warehouse facility in Herten, Germany.     For more information on TWI’s cross docking solutions in Europe, please visit …
Medical Weight Loss Consultant to Speak at Marketdata Conference: David Doiron
Medical Weight Loss Consultant to Speak at Marketdata Conference: David Doiron
1/20/2015 8:00:00 AM
Tampa FL,  January 14, 2015:   Marketdata Enterprises, Inc., the leading independent weight loss market analyst and consulting firm since 1989, is hosting a new, intensive 2-day conference in Orlando, FL, March 13-14, 2015.  It’s called: “Launching A Successful Medical Weight Loss Program.”  One of the featured speakers on the agenda is Mr. David Doiron, CEO of Weight Loss …
Ray Insurance Agencies Inaugurates Charity Program in the Fort Worth Area, and Debuts With Campaign Providing A Gift for Your Starving Neighbor
Ray Insurance Agencies Inaugurates Charity Program in the Fort Worth Area, and Debuts With Campaign Providing A Gift for Your Starving Neighbor
1/19/2015 11:29:50 AM
Ray Insurance Agencies in Fort Worth, TX announced the debut of its charity program designed to benefit the local community. The agency will work closely with nonprofit organizations in the area, to nominate a new beneficiary every 60 days. The idea is to create a campaign to help the elected individual, family or organization with immediate support and awareness to the …
Ben Pakulski Launches The Incredible Bulk Bulking Program!
Ben Pakulski Launches The Incredible Bulk Bulking Program!
1/19/2015 9:00:48 AM
IFBB Pro Bodybuilder Ben Pakulski has released his latest product to the fitness world with his Incredible Bulk Bulking Program , which is a systematic approach to modern Bulking that users can follow if they want to bulk up for muscle growth without looking fat. This week, Ben Pakulski released his brand new muscle building nutrition Bulking system that is going to …
What’s in Butt Water?
What’s in Butt Water?
1/14/2015 7:41:41 PM
A Bottled Water Company Called “Butt Water”? Ok, so the bottled water called “Butt Water” is bottled in Pakistan, but did you know that Pakistan’s two official languages are Urdu and (drum roll please…) English? So, while some Pakistani people may not know enough English to know that “Butt Water” sounds as appetizing as “Vomit Cookies,” many people there know exactly what …
Report Offers a Framework to Help Policymakers, Researchers, and Other Stakeholders Analyze the Effects of Potential Changes to the U.S. Food System
1/14/2015 3:11:36 PM
To aid U.S. policymakers and other stakeholders who make decisions about the nation’s food system, a new report from the Institute of Medicine and National Research Council offers a framework for assessing the health, environmental, social, and economic effects of proposed changes to the system.   Often, making a change that affects one part of the food system for one …
GEA raises revenue expectations for fiscal 2014
1/13/2015 1:32:50 PM
To accompany an investor conference in New York, Düsseldorf-based engineering company GEA announced that organic revenue growth in fiscal 2014 is now expected to amount to approximately 5 percent. It thus lies within the expected long-term growth corridor for organic revenue of 4 to 6 percent. Prior to this, the Group had only been expecting moderate organic revenue growth for …
Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts Collaborates with Leading Healthy Chef Teresa Cutter
1/12/2015 12:09:36 PM
InterContinental Hotels Group ( IHG ) has announced a partnership with Teresa Cutter, one of Australia’s leading authorities on healthy cooking. The founder of The Healthy Chef will develop a range of fresh and healthy menu options exclusively for the MICE market in Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts across Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA). Classically-trained chef, …
The Coca-Cola Company Announces Timing of Fourth Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Investor Conference Call
1/12/2015 9:56:06 AM
The Coca-Cola Company will release fourth quarter and full-year 2014 financial results on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 , before the stock market opens.  The Company will host an investor conference call at 9:30 a.m. EST on Feb. 10, 2015 . The Company invites investors to join a webcast containing accompanying materials at its website, www.coca-colacompany.com/investors. A …
Cargill to relocate meat slicing and packaging from Springfield, Mo., to Nebraska and Texas
1/9/2015 12:29:59 PM
Before noon today, Cargill managers informed the 118 employees at its meat slicing and packaging facility here that operations will be moving to the company’s facilities at Nebraska City, Neb., and Waco, Texas. The Springfield facility will close on March 11, 2015. The decision to close its Springfield facility followed a thorough assessment of Cargill’s turkey and cooked …
Blueberries: Small fruit delivers big reward
1/8/2015 11:42:29 AM
Thinking about topping your morning cereal with a cup of blueberries? Do it. Just one cup of blueberries per day could be the key to reducing blood pressure and arterial stiffness, both of which are associated with cardiovascular disease. “Our findings suggest that regular consumption of blueberries could potentially delay the progression of prehypertension to …
Skittles Makes Super Bowl XLIX Awesomer With Brand’s First Super Bowl Ad
Skittles Makes Super Bowl XLIX Awesomer With Brand’s First Super Bowl Ad
1/8/2015 9:24:30 AM
Super Bowl XLIX just got awesomer: The Skittles brand announced today that it will be airing its first-ever Super Bowl ad, and it will be celebrating its first official inclusion in The Big Game in a variety of unexpected ways in the weeks leading up to the Feb. 1 kickoff. As an official sponsor of the NFL, Skittles is activating the partnership for the first time following a …
Mounting Evidence Demonstrates Improved Cognitive Function From Cocoa Flavanol Consumption
Mounting Evidence Demonstrates Improved Cognitive Function From Cocoa Flavanol Consumption
1/7/2015 9:44:06 AM
It is normal for cognitive function to slightly deteriorate with age. Memory capacity begins to worsen, along with processing speed and the ability to form long-term memories. Finding a way to defer the onset of these issues becomes increasingly important as life expectancy gets longer and global populations age. This study, conducted by researchers from Italy’s University of …
Sleep beats healthy eating and exercise in people’s health routines
Sleep beats healthy eating and exercise in people’s health routines
1/5/2015 1:48:01 PM
GfK asked consumers around the world what activities they regularly engage in to maintain their physical health – and getting enough sleep topped eating healthy food, exercising or taking vitamins. GfK surveyed 23 countries and found that two-thirds of global consumers (66 percent) say that they regularly get enough sleep in order to maintain their physical health. This is …
PepsiCo’s Doritos Brand Reveals 10 Consumer-Created Commercials Competing For Super Bowl XLIX Airtime And $1 Million Grand Prize
1/5/2015 11:29:30 AM
With less than a month to go until Super Bowl XLIX, anticipation is building with millions of fans around the world eager to learn which advertisements will take center stage during The Big Game. Today, PepsiCo’s Doritos brand — which has consistently presented some of the most memorable and talked-about ads of Super Bowls past — announced the 10 finalists in its "Crash the …