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“Family, Food and the Friars: Experience the Richness of Italian Cuisine through Cultivating, Cutting, Cooking and Consuming with Those you Love” Will Be Free to Download Tomorrow (12/22/2014)
12/21/2014 6:00:00 AM
“ Family, Food and the Friars: Experience the Richness of Italian Cuisine through Cultivating, Cutting, Cooking and Consuming with Those you Love ” Gino Barbaro guides you through the techniques of preparing fresh Italian cuisine. He draws upon his experiences from growing up in an Italian household to owning and operating an Italian restaurant for over 18 years. In this, …
Garcinia Cambogia: Perhaps The Best Diet Pills For Women
Garcinia Cambogia: Perhaps The Best Diet Pills For Women
12/18/2014 9:28:26 AM
These days, there are a lot of discussions regarding Garcinia Cambogia as the best diet pills for women. However this product cannot be found in any local store, so where to buy it? When shoppers are purchasing any organic product, they have to ensure they are getting the right one that is obviously organic and not packed with fillers. Moreover, they have to ensure that …
The Coca-Cola Company Appoints Julie Hamilton as Chief Customer and Commercial Leadership Officer
12/16/2014 9:55:51 AM
The Coca-Cola Company announced today that it has named Julie Hamilton as its Chief Customer and Commercial Leadership Officer, effective April 1.  Ms. Hamilton will report directly to Chairman and CEO Muhtar Kent . As Chief Customer and Commercial Leadership Officer, Ms. Hamilton will lead a worldwide organization responsible for growing sales and profits with more than 20 …
Toast the Season with Vintage North Jersey’s Wineries
Toast the Season with Vintage North Jersey’s Wineries
12/15/2014 2:31:25 PM
These local wineries will help you celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with stocking stuffers, presents for that special person, and, as you might have guessed, some truly “seasonal” wines. Share some holiday cheer, or shall we say, cheers , with a gift from one of North Jersey’s very own. These eight local wineries will help you celebrate the most wonderful time …
Supporting on-the-ground cocoa sustainability activities: Barry Callebaut’s Cocoa Horizons Truck reaches 10,000 km milestone – over 30,000 villagers visited
12/15/2014 9:28:00 AM
The Barry Callebaut Group, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, announces that its Cocoa Horizons Truck passed the symbolic milestone of 10,000 km and reached 33,000 participants, less than a year after the start of its journey into remote cocoa growing areas of Côte d’Ivoire. Last week, the truck passed the 10,000 km mark between the …
Mars Addresses the United Nations on Food Safety and Security at International Nutrition Conference (ICN2)
12/15/2014 9:05:37 AM
19-21 November 2014 - Dave Crean, Mars, Incorporated’s Vice President of Corporate Research and Development attended the Second International Conference on Nutrition highlighting the scale of food safety issues across the globe, the role of food safety in providing global access to sufficient amounts of safe, nutritious food, and how industry leadership and collaboration …
Investigation: “Factory Farms” Producing Massive Quantities of Organic Milk and Eggs
12/11/2014 4:03:03 PM
CORNUCOPIA, Wis . — In what has been called one of the largest fraud investigations in the history of the organic industry, The Cornucopia Institute , a Wisconsin-based farm policy research group, announced filing formal legal complaints against 14 industrial livestock operations producing milk, meat and eggs being marketed, allegedly illegally, as organic. After years of …
Marc Bolland and David Weinberg Elected to The Coca-Cola Company Board Of Directors
Marc Bolland and David Weinberg Elected to The Coca-Cola Company Board Of Directors
12/11/2014 12:31:56 PM
The Board of Directors of The Coca-Cola Company today elected Marc Bolland and David Weinberg as Directors of the Company, effective Feb. 18, 2015.  Marc Bolland, 55, is CEO of retailer Marks & Spencer Group PLC.  Since becoming CEO at Marks & Spencer in 2010, Bolland has led an ongoing program to transform the company from a traditional British retailer to an …
Don’t Ditch the Lunchbox at the End of Term - Why You Should Keep Making School Lunches During the Holidays
Don’t Ditch the Lunchbox at the End of Term - Why You Should Keep Making School Lunches During the Holidays
12/11/2014 11:12:03 AM
Mother of two and founder of Flip Lid Lunchboxes, Samantha Judd said the struggle to get our kids to consider the healthy food we’d prefer them to eat can potentially be eased if we start an introduction process now rather than on the first day of the new school term. “If I pack something new in my kids lunch boxes that they haven’t seen before, they’ll take one look at it …
Cargill officially opens cocoa processing facility in Indonesia to serve growing Asian market
12/10/2014 11:23:06 AM
Food and beverage manufacturers seeking to meet the growing demand amongst Asian consumers for chocolate and cocoa products will benefit from a greater availability of high quality cocoa powders following the inauguration of Cargill’s cocoa processing facility in Gresik, Indonesia. Creating over 300 new jobs, the US $100 million facility will have a 70,000-metric-ton …
Country Christmas Along the Banks of Two Great Rivers
Country Christmas Along the Banks of Two Great Rivers
12/10/2014 11:14:19 AM
FINESVILLE, NJ: Nestled between Pohatcong Mountain and Riegel Ridge where the Musconetcong River ends it journey and joins the great Delaware River to divide New Jersey from Pennsylvania, lies an area of panoramic river views.  Huddled in the valley along the banks of the convergence of these two great rivers you will find a handful of shops offering unique, locally grown, …
Can organic crops compete with industrial agriculture?
Can organic crops compete with industrial agriculture?
12/10/2014 10:36:34 AM
A systematic overview of more than 100 studies comparing organic and conventional farming finds that the crop yields of organic agriculture are higher than previously thought. The study, conducted by UC Berkeley researchers, also found that certain practices could further shrink the productivity gap between organic crops and conventional farming. The study, to be published …
Safe Drinking Water Harder to Come by Than Coke
Safe Drinking Water Harder to Come by Than Coke
12/5/2014 6:56:40 PM
Multidisciplinary artist, Helmut Smits, of the Netherlands, has drawn global attention to the absurdity that in some countries the soft drink, Coca-Cola, is easier to come by than safe drinking water. Smits accomplished this by building a contraption that filters the “dirty brown water” in to clear drinking water. It was part of the “Sense Nonsense” exhibition unveiled at …
FDA issues final rule on changes to pregnancy and lactation labeling information for prescription drug and biological products
12/3/2014 11:02:30 AM
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration published a final rule today that sets standards for how information about using medicines during pregnancy and breastfeeding is presented in the labeling of prescription drugs and biological products. The new content and formatting requirements will provide a more consistent way to include relevant information about the risks and …
Barry Callebaut inaugurates its first chocolate factory in Chile
Barry Callebaut inaugurates its first chocolate factory in Chile
12/2/2014 5:48:37 PM
The Barry Callebaut Group, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, today officially inaugurated its first chocolate factory in Chile. The state-of-the-art facility in Paine, located approximately 40 km from the capital city of Santiago de Chile, has an initial annual production capacity of around 25,000 tonnes of liquid chocolate and …
Australia and New Zealand Petcare markets acquire IAMS and EUKANUBA
Australia and New Zealand Petcare markets acquire IAMS and EUKANUBA
12/1/2014 9:47:40 AM
Mars, Incorporated announced today that it has successfully completed its acquisition of the IAMS® and EUKANUBA® brands from The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) in Australia and New Zealand. This follows an agreement announced by the companies earlier in 2014 and receipt of all necessary regulatory approvals. Mars has already acquired Procter & Gamble’s pet food …
Give Thanks and Give Back to Your Body: Three Tips for a Healthy, Happy Holiday Season
11/28/2014 8:53:53 AM
The holidays are a great time to celebrate the season with friends and family and to give back where we can. While giving back is what the season is all about, it’s also important to stay healthy. Making one healthy choice a day is a great way to maintain personal wellness and stay balanced in between Thanksgiving leftovers and holiday parties. Evolution Fresh offers these …
L’Oréal and Nestlé announce the project to end the activity of their joint venture Innéov
11/27/2014 12:33:26 PM
L’Oréal and Nestlé announce the project to end the activity of their joint venture Innéov during the course of the first quarter 2015. Created in 2002, Innéov offers cosmetic nutritional supplements sold in pharmacies. The brand has not met the development expected by both partners. In 2013, Innéov achieved a turnover of 52 million euros. Both partners will keep the benefits …
Pepsi Launches Search For Most Hyped Hometown In America
11/26/2014 10:40:50 AM
Today, football fans have one more thing to be thankful for – there are only 65 more days until Super Bowl XLIX and the much anticipated Pepsi Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show. Global superstar Katy Perry is on tap to headline this year’s highly anticipated halftime show. To help harness the excitement of the Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show in the countdown to Super Bowl XLIX, …
GEA becomes a partner of the Dairy Farming Institute in China
11/26/2014 9:53:49 AM
GEA Group will contribute its expertise to Nestlé’s freshly inaugurated Dairy Farming Institute in Shuangcheng in Northeast China (Heilongjiang Province) as a designated partner for milking and hygiene. The institute has the mission of helping to advance dairy farming practices and sustainably ensuring high quality domestic milk supplies to meet the growing consumption of milk …