PepsiCo to stop using artificial sweetener aspartame in response to customer feedback

PepsiCo to stop using artificial sweetener aspartame in response to customer feedback

By Christy Gren - Apr 28, 2015

On Friday, soft drink giant PepsiCo announced that it is preparing to make the biggest change to its Diet Pepsi brand. The company said it will stop sweetening all of its variants

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Climate Change May Cause Global Coffee Crisis by 2020

Climate Change May Cause Global Coffee Crisis by 2020

By Carrie Ann - Jul 03, 2014

Regions suitable for coffee growing cultivating will decrease considerably by 2020 due to climate change effects in major coffee producing countries, a new report warns. The Coffee

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Here’s Why Nestlé Sold Juicy Juice to Brynwood Partners

Here’s Why Nestlé Sold Juicy Juice to Brynwood Partners

By Christy Gren - Jul 02, 2014

Nestlé SA has sold its Juicy Juice brand to buyout firm Brynwood Partners, in its latest bid to simplify its rambling U.S. business by flaking off languishing brands. Brynwood, of

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ECORNOMICS: Corn Future Topples as US Weather Remains Soggy

ECORNOMICS: Corn Future Topples as US Weather Remains Soggy

By Carrie Ann - Jun 25, 2014

U.S. produces nearly 40 percent of the world’s corn. Almost one-third of the farmland in the US is allotted to corn. The net return for growing corn last year was valued at nearl

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UK could ‘run out of land’ by 2030 to meet population demands

UK could ‘run out of land’ by 2030 to meet population demands

By Carrie Ann - Jun 25, 2014

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’, publ

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Nestlé is developing Nutri-Nespresso Coffee Pods that will eliminate food altogether

Nestlé is developing Nutri-Nespresso Coffee Pods that will eliminate food altogether

By Christy Gren - Jun 23, 2014

Nestlé’ SA is raking in millions serving tasty dollops of caffeine with its Nespresso coffee machines.  What comes as a jolt bigger than one you can get from caffeine is that,

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