Starbucks jacked up prices of beverages, where it stated that the prices have increased from 5 to 20 cents for most drinks. The Seattle-based company has raised prices nationally, last month, where the rates are far surpassing the rest of the US locations. It is said that the latest indication of a developing local economy […]
Popular coffee-chain brand – Starbucks has inked a deal with Groupe Casino – a global grocery behemoth to open Starbucks stores within Geant Casino supermarkets, and Casino hyper markets in France. The deal has been approved to licensing coffee shops in the group’s supermarkets in France. Casino Restauration is subsidiary of Groupe Casino – a French […]
H.J. Heinz’s leadership is squandering no time in shaking up with Kraft Foods Group Inc. According to a statement that named the executive group for the consolidation company, both companies declared a raft of administration changes on Monday, in front of their planned merger that is schedule to go to a shareholder vote this week. […]
The New York Department of consumers Affairs charged Whole Foods Market on Wednesday for overstating the weights on some prepackaged products and overpricing them in the company’s stores in the city. The department said that the test inspected by officials on 80 different prepackaged products bought under the company’s nine New York stores showed that […]
Niagara Bottling LCC, a Canada-based bottled water producer company is voluntarily recalling several brands of bottled water after it has detected E. coli in one of its source of contaminated bottled water. The voluntary recall of brand is for all Spring Water products produced at Pennsylvania manufacturing facilities, during June 10-18. The company said that […]
After building a large empire on satin bows, fondant layers cakes, and fluffy-chive blossom arrangement, Martha Stewart is in search for a new home. According to people familiar with the matter, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. is close to a deal to selling itself to Sequential Brands Group, an acquisitive retail-licensing company. Martha Stewart Living’s […]
The worrisome estimates arrive from a research report co-ordinated by the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, titled ‘The Best Use of UK Agricultural Land’, published in a joint effort with Asda, Sainsbury’s, Nestlé, BOCM PAULS, AB Agri, Yara, BASF and Volac, as well as the English NFA and Country Land and Business Association. Cambridge Institute […]
Pizza Hut is collaborating with Chaotic Moons Studio to work on a device that will change the face of food industry forever. Much the same as playing with a tablet or smartphone, the interactive tabletop lets customers build their own pizza by checking what garnishes they might fancy, and pay for it using a smartphone. […]
Packaging is the primary means of communication brands use to create an identity and demonstrate their philosophy. It’s important for businesses to understand that the brand is fitting their target consumer sectors as well as the cultures it operates in. However, marketers see packaging more of a cost than an investment to remain competitive. Hence, […]
With its latest addition McDonalds now operates in 119 countries. Located in District 1 of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam’s commercial center is America’s symbol of capitalism. The McDonalds branch is a 24hr drive through service and will be featuring some of its usual menu classics as well as additional items to cater local tastes. […]
As a part of on-going effort to improve its recipes Subway proclaimed that it will be removing a harmful chemical Azodicarbonamide. Popular food blogger Vani Hari, who runs FoodBabe.com deserves credit for launching a petition this week urging Subway to stop using the chemical which is banned all over the globe. Azodicarbonamide is a yellow […]
Every now and then scientists come out with different research results or studies explaining us what is healthy for us, what is not, what we should or shouldn’t do. It is not so rare that it happens that one year something is a health booster and in few years it becomes almost like a poison.
That part of the year that often takes you back to your happy days of childhood is here. Suddenly many restaurants and coffee places start to smell like you’re grandma or mum’s kitchen around Christmas time. It is cinnamon time of the year; special offers of coffees, cakes, sweets and all kinds of beverages just for holiday’s season, often including cinnamon which is inevitable when it comes to special Christmas offers.
How often do you reach for herbal supplements during day, week, month, year..? While considering it as doing a favor to your health or immune system, turning it into a substitute for the healthy diet you still haven’t started with. Or when was the last time you didn’t feel comfortable with taking a generic drug, or just had no idea what it really meant? And when was the last time you felt like you have committed a crime after eating frozen pizza? Or is it just FDA having double standards when it comes to some things? Let’s start from the beginning.
The Centre for Environmental Health has said that PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE:PEP) has not removed a high levels of a carcinogen from its formula, despite the company’s assurances that it has removed the formula. CEH tested samples of Pepsi purchased from California and 10 other states and found a cancer causing chemical called 4- methylimidazole, or 4-Mel which forms during the caramel colouring process.
The potential disappearance of bees is rather shocking as we depend on them! Our survival depends on the survival of bees, and it is not an exaggeration! Fewer bees also threaten the existence of many industries.
While bird flu is spreading wider and wider in China, it has also affected US-based Yum Brands Inc.’s results as its same store sales in the world’s second economy slumped approximately 20 percent in the first quarter ended March 23. However, still the fast-food giant appears to have got off problems lightly as it underlined that the first quarter profit dropped less than initially expected.
While some empires are sinking into oblivion, some are just rising. After all, Joh. A. Benckiser GmbH would acquire D.E. Master Blenders NV, well-known European coffee company, for as much as €7.5 billion as the German company is laboriously building its coffee empire. Indeed, the acquisition of D.E. Master Blenders NV is aimed at building distinct importance of the German company in the coffee market.
Nestle SA decided to remove two beef pasta meals from sale in Spain and Italy after traces of horse DNA were found and then confirmed by reports. The company removed its beef products as they were found to be contaminated and unfit for consumption.