Toddler obesity shrank sharply in the past decade, a new study suggests. While promising, it's not proof that the nation has turned a corner in the battle against childhood obesity, some experts say. The only decline was seen in preschoolers, not in older children.
The California Department of Water Resources has partnered with NASA to use the space agency's satellite data and other airborne technology to better measure the snowpack, groundwater levels and predict storms, in hopes of better managing the state's drought.
An eastern Indiana fish farm that produces nearly 3 million pounds of fish a year is facing opposition to its proposed $30 million expansion that would include adding a feed mill. Some neighbors are against the project, saying the odor from the farm's manure lagoon is disruptive.
A congressman says federal officials have launched a criminal probe of a Northern California slaughterhouse that recently recalled more than 8.7 million pounds of beef. U.S. Rep. Jared Huffman said he was told by investigators that the suspected misconduct was grave.
The beloved bakery Tastykake marked its 100th anniversary on Tuesday in Philadelphia. Tastykake made 100 cakes on its first day of business in 1914. Today, the company produces nearly 5 million cakes, doughnuts, cookies and pies every day.
The beloved Philadelphia bakery Tastykake celebrated a century in business on Tuesday by introducing a new product, giving out free treats and serving up — what else? — birthday kake created from some of of the company's most famous products.
Bear Republic Brewery, located in Cloverdale, Calif., has provided the small town with enough money to dig new wells in the midst of a crippling drought. In return, the brewery receives the steady supply of water it needs to produce its beer.
Manufacturing technology and processes have advanced — even for forklifts. Today, there are plenty of lift-truck designs out there for all types of businesses, and with the right knowledge, you’re sure to find the right machine for your needs.
Stomacher® technology combined with sponge swabs for hygiene monitoring and biosecurity applications is highly effective.
Company offers complete lockout/tagout solutions, including procedure writing services, cloud-based procedure creation and maintenance software, lockout/tagout training and more.
The EPL-FL1524-LED-120X12-C1D2-100 Explosion Proof LED Aluminum Drop Light is equipped with a 15 watt LED bulb that runs off 120 volts with an inline step down transformer to 12 volts.
The Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration Industrial Refrigeration Conference & Heavy Equipment Show provides industrial refrigeration industry players with the opportunity to display their products and services in front of over a thousand industrial refrigeration experts and key decision makers from all around the world.
In March of 2013, Sidney Frank Importing Company, Inc. filed a lawsuit against Beam, Inc., alleging that Beam improperly sought to destroy SFIC's Michael Collins Irish Whiskey brand and seeking $100 million in damages. A New York federal judge is allowing the lawsuit to proceed.
The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation has released the February 2014 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry. Overall, confidence in the equipment finance market is 63.3, the second highest index in two years.
Steve Wise is the Vice President of Statistical Methods at InfinityQS, a provider of statistical process control (SPC) software. He recently discussed the best practices for implementing data-driven software and how manufacturers can most effectively use the information it provides.
A new study released by the USDA's Food Surveys Research Group found that the total amount of pizza consumed by U.S. children and adults between 2007 and 2010. Some 13 percent of Americans over the age of two eat pizza on any given day.
Soup makers looking for giant stainless steel kettles or canning equipment may be in luck. The new owners of a shuttered Campbell Soup Co. factory in Sacramento will begin auctioning off equipment from the facility on Tuesday, in hopes of clearing space and raising cash.
It was a year ago that Awrey's Bakery — one of the few remaining iconic Detroit-area brands — avoided permanent closure in a down-to-the-wire purchase deal. The new buyers bought the bakery just hours before its equipment was to be sold at a liquidation auction.
The USDA announced it will spend millions of dollars to help farmers and ranchers improve pastures in five Midwestern states to provide food for the nation's struggling honeybees. Commercial honeybees pollinate an estimated $15 billion worth of produce each year.
Kellogg Co. said Monday that its board of directors approved a plan to buy back up to $1.5 billion of its own stock. It also declared a quarterly dividend of 46 cents per share. The cereal maker said the new buyback replaces its previous share repurchase plan.