Not all food company mergers are equal

Jun 24, 2015
When it comes to competition, the distribution and retail ends of the grocery business are very different.
Posted In: grocery stores, Retail, Food, supermarket
Boston Market CEO George Michel has poised the company for a come back.

'Big Chicken' has Boston Market flying higher

Jun 22, 2015
CEO George Michel says the fast-casual chain is expanding.
Posted In: Boston Market, interview, George Michel, restaurants, fast casual, chicken, Food
Kimchi could be responsible for reducing social anxiety among those who consume the fermented Korean dish.

Socially anxious? Try some kimchi

Jun 19, 2015
The consumption of fermented foods is connected to lower levels of anxiety, study says.
Posted In: Food, study, pickles, kimchi, fermented foods

There are 14,000 lobbying groups in Washington

May 26, 2015
Thirty-five of them focus on dairy. Why? “We have to tell our story."
Posted In: lobbying, Food, Washington, buffets
non GMO label

US-certified 'GMO free' on the way, for a price

May 14, 2015
But consumer groups pushing for GMO disclosure aren’t thrilled.
Posted In: GMOS, USDA, Food

Flavor, nutrition and the end of 'blandification'

May 5, 2015
"The Dorito Effect" discusses the link between good food and good health.
Posted In: Food, nutrition, flavor, food industry

Fast food service pumps the breaks

Apr 17, 2015
Tacos take time to make these days.
Posted In: fast food, QSR, speed, Taco Bell, Food, restaurants

The intersection of food, sustainability and politics

Apr 14, 2015
A report suggesting limitations on red meat consumption stirs up controversy.
Posted In: Food, sustainability, nutrition

Your dollar goes a long way at the Masters

Apr 10, 2015
For $100 you can buy pimento cheese sandwiches and soda for 17 people.
Posted In: Golf, Sports, Food
Krafts Foods Group and Mondelez Global allegedly manipulated wheat futures as part of a plot to drive down the physical price for wheat, which they used to make products like Oreos.

What it means to say Kraft manipulated the wheat market

Apr 3, 2015
There's a fine line between "hedging" and "faking."
Posted In: Kraft, wheat, Food