The most common form of malnutrition for Americans and their companion animals results not from the underconsumption, but the overconsumption of food.
Rice engineered with genes from barley could substantially cut the amount of methane released during rice production, according to research by Swedish scientists.
Snack food giant Mondelez International will cut hundreds of jobs in Chicago after electing to upgrade production lines at its new plant in Mexico.
The research published in Food and Function reveals new insights into the way in which caffeine, sugar and water interact at the molecular level to affect the taste of hot beverages.
How can supermarkets keep consumers interested in cooking at home with the ever expanding world of food delivery?
Recent food product recalls due to potential health hazards have created the need for detailed monitoring of food safety at every step along the supply chain.
Shares of Mondelez International Inc. jumped Thursday after the snack maker reported better-than-expected earnings for the second quarter due to reduced expenses.
Menu prices are up 21 percent and you don't have to tip at Ivar's Salmon House on Seattle's Lake Union after the restaurant decided to institute the city's $15-an-hour minimum wage two years ahead of schedule.
A Maine man has filed a federal lawsuit claiming that a cracker company failed to pay for his dental bill after he broke his tooth eating one of their crackers.
While consumers will see impact from these outbreaks, the most substantial concern is shortages of egg products used in food manufacturing.
Growing vegetables in greenhouses extends crop production seasons in northern latitudes, but the greenhouse environment is far from ideal for providing plants with optimal photosynthetic light.
To help address the global obesity epidemic, scientists are developing a new class of compounds called "micelle sequestrant polymers," or MSPs, that could prevent fat particles from getting absorbed in the body and thus potentially reduce weight gain.
Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. (CCE) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $176 million.
Belgian farmers are blocking roads and entrances to grocery store distribution centers to protest what they say are unfairly low prices for milk, pork and other products.
Whole Foods cut its sales forecast for the year after its quarterly profit and sales fell short of expectations amid intensifying competition.
"Cracking" is a problem for sweet cherry production wherever the high-value crop is grown. However, despite considerable research, the reason that this phenomenon occurs has not been clear. In a new study, researchers reveal their discovery of what makes sweet cherries crack.
Wine-making is steeped in age-old traditions, but to address the threat of pests and concerns over heavy pesticide use, vintners are turning to science.
For months, Canadian farmers have endured a concerted attack on the system that brings Canadians the dairy, poultry and egg products they trust.
Chalk up another round for Maker's Mark distillery in fending off claims of misleading marketing for promoting its Kentucky bourbon as handmade.
Amazon.com is reportedly planning a drive-through grocery store in a potentially major shift for both the e-commerce giant and the grocery industry.