Apr 13, 2012 It's been six years since Hurricane Katrina, and grocery chains are still hesitant to return to New Orleans. Actor Wendell Pierce is trying to fix that by launching his own grocery store chain.
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Apr 10, 2012 The parent company of Red Lobster will create a 35-square-mile aquafarm to help keep its restaurants from running out of lobster.
Nov 4, 2013 The government made food a human right. Then it found that ending hunger takes a lot more than a declaration.
Apr 2, 2012 Right now the Food and Drug Administration is all but powerless to regulate cosmetics. Bills in Congress could give the industry a facelift by banning ingredients linked to cancer and other disorders.
Apr 2, 2012 Smithsonian.com blogger Sarah Rich talks about how those little, seedless Mandarin oranges became a ubiquitous brand.
Mar 23, 2012 By the end of the month, the Federal Drug Administration needs to decide whether to ban BPA in food and drink containers. Bisphenol A makes plastic more pliable, but some scientists say it may have adverse effects on human health.
Mar 22, 2012 A Los Angeles high-end burger chain is looking to expand east.
Mar 22, 2012 Publishing in the British Medical Journal, researchers looked at four studies covering 350,000 people in Asia and the West.
Mar 8, 2012 McDonald's hopes to boost sales by expanding its options for value-conscious customers, including a new "Extra Value Menu."