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Consumer Trends: Chicken-Eaters Want More 'Humanely Raised' Meat

September 2, 2014 11:00 am | by ASPCA | News | Comments

In response to National Chicken Month, ASPCA encourages consumers to request more humanely raised chicken options from their grocery stores. The survey shows consumers want more humanely raised chickens because they feel it leads to safer chicken products.

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To Make Crowdsourcing Work, Move From Contents to Continual Innovation

September 2, 2014 10:42 am | by John Paul Williams | Articles | Comments

Crowdsourcing is all the rage. The Internet is rife with breathless coverage of companies inviting the public to submit videos, create new food flavors or submit product ideas to company and open platforms.            

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ADM Selling Chocolate Business to Cargill

September 2, 2014 10:36 am | by Cargill | News | Comments

Archer Daniels Midland Co. is selling its global chocolate business to Cargill for $440 million. The agribusiness company said the sale will give the company an opportunity to redeploy capital to other areas and improve its returns.    

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Photo: 7-Eleven Celebrates 50 Years of On-the-Go Coffee

September 2, 2014 10:30 am | by 7-Eleven, Inc. | News | Comments

7-Eleven, Inc., the first national retailer to offer fresh-brewed coffee in to-go cups, celebrates 50 years of on-the-go coffee with 50-cent coffee from Sept. 3 through Sept. 14.                   

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Hershey Takes Wraps Off New Corporate Logo

September 2, 2014 10:20 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

The Hershey Company announced the new design of its corporate logo, which adds a new version of the Kisses chocolate at the end of the company's name.                                

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Kraft Recalls 7.6K Cases of American Singles Cheese

September 2, 2014 10:12 am | by Kraft Foods Group | News | Comments

Kraft Foods voluntarily recalled 7,691 cases of select varieties of regular Kraft American Singles Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product for an ingredient not being stored in accordance to the company's temperature standards.             

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Maine Company Recalls More Than 25K Pounds of Beef

September 2, 2014 10:05 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Bubier Meats of Greene, a Maine company, is recalling more than 25,000 pounds of beef dating to last November for failure to remove tissues that could potentially allow transmission of mad cow disease.                      

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Michigan Candy Maker Credits Success to Nostalgia

September 2, 2014 9:54 am | by ZLATI MEYER, Detroit Free Press | News | Comments

The confectioner has seen double-digit sales growth over the last three years, fueled in part by native Michiganders buying the products they remember from their childhoods. Sanders' President Ron Rapson said annual sales are about $25 million.

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VIDEO: Lose Weight With Ice Cream Cleanse?

September 2, 2014 9:10 am | by ABC News | Videos | Comments

Is this a detox diet that is too good to be true? From the green juice crave to an all-vegan diet, new cleanses that promise weight loss are a dime a dozen. Now, the "Ice Cream Cleanse" is promising 5-8 pounds of weight loss in just three days.   

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Pump Fillers

September 2, 2014 7:30 am | by Kari Imberg, Associate Editor, Food Manufacturing | Product Releases | Comments

Servo driven pump fillers are ideal for high speed accurate spreading of products as well as depositing and filling applications.   

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PRODUCT VIDEO: Vacuum Packaging Machine

September 2, 2014 7:30 am | by HollymaticCorp | Product Releases | Comments

This product changes the way people view vacuum sealing bags. This equipment can handle anything from a whole bone-in ham all the way down to a half-pack St. Louis rib. This machine gives the industry a choice. 

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VIDEO: Top 5 Solutions to Common Inventory Management Mistakes

August 29, 2014 2:00 pm | by Fishbowl | Videos | Comments

As Fishbowl inventory management specialists have gone to different businesses to train them on the company's software, they have seen several common mistakes companies make in managing their warehouses. Here are the top 5 solutions to avoid making these inventory mistakes.

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Coors Light Continues its Commitment to Historically Black Colleges

August 29, 2014 2:00 pm | by Coors Brewing Company | News | Comments

Supporting the HBCU Classics for more than 25 years, Coors Light maintains its commitment as a community leader that supports higher education, civic leadership and economic empowerment. This year, Coors Light is awarding each participating school $10,000 in scholarships.

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US Economy Grew at Brisk Rate in Q2

August 29, 2014 1:30 pm | by Martin Crutsinger, AP Economics Writer | News | Comments

After a bleak start to the year, the U.S. economy grew at a brisk annual rate of 4.2 percent in the April-June quarter, the government said Thursday, slightly faster than first estimated.              

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Where You Live May Be a Factor in Foodborne Illnesses

August 29, 2014 1:00 pm | by Kansas State University | News | Comments

Improving education about risky food handling behaviors would reduce the amount of foodborne illness and help improve food security around the world, according to Kansas State University research.             

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Labor Day Wish: Workers Want More Control of Schedules

August 29, 2014 12:30 pm | by University of Chicago | News | Comments

Almost half of young workers are given their work schedule with one week’s notice or less, according to the new national study by researchers from the University of Chicago.                            

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US Current Leader in Wine Segment

August 29, 2014 12:00 pm | by Investorideas.com | News | Comments

According to recent research from Smart Research, the US is the market leader in the wine segment but China is projected to take the leading position by 2016-17.                     

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Everybody Loves Chocolate! Lindt & Sprungli to Expand

August 29, 2014 11:00 am | by Lindt USA | News | Comments

The new storage and distribution facility will allow the company to continue to produce at an increased capacity to meet growing consumer and market demand.                        

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Exploring Advances in Sustainable Manufacturing

August 29, 2014 10:30 am | by Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies | News | Comments

Experts from a range of disciplines explore the latest research on sustainable manufacturing and how life cycle engineering is being used to reduce environmental impact.                       

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Bronze Age Wine Cellar Found

August 29, 2014 10:20 am | by PLOS | News | Comments

Little archaeological evidence about Bronze Age wine is available to support the role wine played during this period. But a excavation of the Middle Bronze Age Canaanite palace in modern-day Israel found 40 large storage vessels.     

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