According to the first large study of states’ laws governing the sale of junk food and drinks in U.S. public schools, these regulations may help curb childhood obesity.
Newer technologies, such as self-monitoring load cells and the elimination of troublesome junction boxes, help keep truck scales operating and ensure in-plant performance gains are not made in vain.
A European chocolatier has received approval to market its products as beneficial for blood circulation. What could this mean for future health claims?
The explosion-proof LED strobe light features non-metallic housing designed to resist the damaging effects of corrosive chemicals, vapors and salt water.
The PTF4 Pivotrol® is a high-capacity pressure powered condensate pump which covers a wider motive pressure range.
The Pioneer Horizontal Flow Wrapper features a sanitary modular design with cantilevered components.
Fearing for their livelihood, Canadian fishermen in the past few days have angrily blocked truckloads of Maine lobsters from being delivered to processing plants in Canada that turn out lobster products for U.S. supermarkets and restaurants.
A new study published in Nutrition Journal shows that people can lose weight while consuming typical amounts of sugar or high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) if their overall caloric intake is reduced.
Craft Brew Alliance , Inc., an independent craft brewing company, reported net sales of $82.8 million and net income of $1.3 million for the six months ended June 30, 2012, as compared with net sales of $73.8 million and net income of $8.2 million a year ago.
The government slashed its expectations for U.S. corn and soybean production for the second consecutive month Friday, predicting what could be the lowest average corn yield in more than 15 years as the worst drought in decades continued punishing key farm states.
The next phase of the Department of Energy’s (DOE) energy-efficiency lighting legislation went into effect on July 14, 2012 and requires all impacted lighting to be manufactured to be more energy-efficient.
CDC Software (CDC) and Consona Corporation (Consona), both enterprise application software (EAS) providers of on-premise and cloud technologies, today announced they have merged to form Aptean.
Food Manufacturing spoke with Jerry Kelly of Sealed Air’s Cryovac about the 2012 Power of Meat Report, a survey which explores consumer perceptions, attitudes and behaviors regarding meat and poultry, food shopping and preparation.
A new study found that farmers should be marketing more to female and older consumers because they are more likely to buy local products, and that farmers should promote local agriculture in their marketing messages.
We often ask if employees are ready for change. We sometimes assume that employees may feel uneasy when a goal or procedure alters, and while that may be true, before we ask if an employee is ready for change the more important question to ask first is if you, as a manager, are ready.
Some Doctors in Washington D.C. are writing prescriptions redeemable for fruit and vegetables through a joint program between Unity Health Care and community non-profits.
Gill has been cross breeding cattle with more drought tolerant breeds that can withstand heat and droughts better. Cattle are being bred with genes from their African cousins who are accustomed to hot weather.
Monster Beverage Corp. reported explosive growth in its second quarter as consumers downed more of its energy drinks, but its shares fell in after-hours trading Wednesday as the results missed analysts' expectations.
Dean Foods Co.'s shares skyrocketed Wednesday after it posted a better-than-expected second-quarter profit, raised its full-year guidance and announced the initial public offering of one of its subsidiaries.