Shares of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc. soared 12 percent in after-hours trading Wednesday after it reported a 30 percent jump in third-quarter profit and plans to repurchase shares.
By implementing easy-to-use equipment to stop poor-quality, potentially-dangerous ingredients from going into the production lines, fraudulent suppliers can be identified and prosecuted.
A New Jersey cheese maker that made ricotta cheese from tainted milk has been fined $200,000 and put on four years of probation.
A group of horse owners and clubs is urging the governor of New Mexico to support a proposed horse slaughterhouse, saying the closing of domestic facilities five years ago has caused "needless suffering under the cruelest of conditions."
The Food Bank of New Jersey is collecting peaches and taking them to Campbell, which is turning them into Just Peachy Salsa, a donated product the food bank can sell for fundraising purposes.
A new law in Chile aims to take some of the fun out of fast-food by forcing McDonald's, Burger King, KFC and other restaurants to stop including toys and other goodies with children's meals.
Customers stood in a long line to buy meals to show their support for Chick-fil-A, which is currently embroiled in a controversy over same-sex marriage. Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, a Baptist minister, declared Wednesday national "Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day."
The TP-35 offers a high speed tray packing solution for aseptic brick boxes.
The Streaming Current Meter (SCM) is a process control instrument designed for water treatment.
The patented steam control system can steam, blanch, cook and disinfect with the lowest possible consumption of energy.
Most industrial magnet manufacturers have adopted standard test equipment that measures the holding force of a magnet. Periodic testing of magnets helps determine whether a magnet needs to be repaired, upgraded or replaced.
A new global survey commissioned by Kronos Incorporated and conducted by IDC Manufacturing Insights revealed that labor productivity ranked the highest among all 11 countries surveyed as the most important factor for achieving manufacturing success.
A study on possible effects of the 2010 BP oil spill indicates dispersants may have killed plankton — some of the ocean's tiniest plants and creatures — and disrupted the food chain in the Gulf of Mexico, one of the nation's richest seafood grounds.
With Republicans badly split over farm subsidies and cutting food stamps, House GOP leaders yesterday decided to drop plans to extend the current farm program for one year and instead will press for immediate help for drought-stricken livestock producers.
General Mills Inc. said Wednesday that it has completed its acquisition of Brazilian food company Yoki Alimentos SA.
The ongoing drought, combined with global economic turmoil, is hurting business in nine Midwest and Plains states and boosting worries about the possibility of another recession, according to a monthly report released Wednesday.
The number of consumers who perceive omega-3 as a healthy fatty acid rose five points to 84 percent, according to the United Soybean Board's 19th annual Consumer Attitudes about Nutrition survey.
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Despite rapid growth, Chipotle recently announced lower-than-projected revenues, leading investors to back off a bit.
Let’s face it — the state of costing in almost all U.S. companies today is atrocious. It has not kept pace with advancements in technology or manufacturing.