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Safeway customers

Why Americans spend less of their budgets on food

Jul 7, 2014
Food prices are rising, but Americans still spend less of their disposable income on food than people in other countries.
Posted In: Food, income, Europe, farmland
Cognitive Computing

Would you eat computer food? Because Watson's cooking

Jul 1, 2014
Supercomputer Watson is now programmed to create recipes. Weird, maybe tasty ones.
Posted In: IBM, Food, Watson, recipes

Call it 'protein', not 'meat'

Jun 12, 2014
Protein is the food buzzword that sells.
Posted In: protein, meat, Food

Why the U.S. economy is like a donut

Jun 6, 2014
It's full on the outside edges but hollow in the middle (class).
Posted In: donuts, doughnuts, pasteries, Food, middle class
Tyson Foods Makes Offer For Hillshire Brands

Why does everyone want Hillshire these days?

May 29, 2014
There's a bidding war for the maker of Jimmy Dean sausages and Ball Park hot dogs.
Posted In: Hillshire Farm, Jimmy Dean, sausage, Food
Jimmy Dean Sausage

Pilgrim eyes Hillshire as tasty morsel

May 27, 2014
Chicken-producer Pilgrim's Pride makes hostile takeover bid for Hillshire Brands.
Posted In: Jimmy Dean, pork, chicken, Mergers and Acquisitions, Food
Ragu pasta sauce

Ragu: the way many of us learned to love 'Italian' food

May 22, 2014
Ragu was heavily advertised in the '60s, bringing red sauce to Americans at large.
Posted In: Ragu, Food, tomato sauce

Trim the fat from your food budget

May 16, 2014
Meal planning and reducing food waste are the biggest steps toward getting your grocery budget under control.
Posted In: Food, recipe, cooking

What common food buzzwords actually mean

May 9, 2014
New York Times columnist Mark Bittman on what labels like "organic" really mean.
Posted In: Food, organic, GMOS

Why green olives come in jars, but black ones come in cans

May 5, 2014
A tale of economics, dinner parties and death.
Posted In: olives, canned food, Food, botulism

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