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NYC Green Carts Equipped for Wireless Food Stamp Transactions Encourage Healthier Shopping

NYC Green Carts Equipped for Wireless Food Stamp Transactions Encourage Healthier Shopping

NYC Green Carts Equipped for Wireless Food Stamp Transactions Encourage Healthier Shopping New research links the equipping of mobile fruit and vegetable stands with wireless banking devices programmed to accept food stamps to the buying of more healthy foods by […]

by · September 22, 2017 · Food & Restaurants, Health
Profile America: National Junk Food Day

Profile America: National Junk Food Day

Thursday, July 20 — A substantial and recurring feature of national media reporting is devoted to nutrition and health. There, doctors and public health officials express concerns about obesity, diabetes and the quality of the diet of many Americans. However, […]

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Profile America: Summer Food Favorites

Monday, July 10 — A number of special observances are held in July — three of them seem just right for summer. It’s not only National Grilling Month but also National Hot Dog Month and, since 1984, National Ice Cream Month. […]

America's Top Ten Favorite Ice Cream Flavors

America’s Top Ten Favorite Ice Cream Flavors

WASHINGTON — While vanilla ice cream continues to reign supreme as America’s favorite, chocolate-filled flavors dominate the top five bestselling ice cream flavors according to a recent survey of ice cream makers and retailers across the United States. The survey […]

by · July 9, 2017 · Food & Restaurants, News
America's Top Ten Favorite Ice Cream Flavors

National Ice Cream Month

Celebrating National Ice Cream Month In 1984, President Ronald Reagan designated July as National Ice Cream Month and the third Sunday of the month as National Ice Cream Day. He recognized ice cream as a fun and nutritious food that is enjoyed […]

Domino’s Bread Twists: the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread

Domino’s Bread Twists: the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread

Domino’s® Bread Twists: the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread New side item comes in three flavors: Parmesan, Garlic or Cinnamon NEW YORK, June 28, 2017 – What is handmade from fresh, buttery-tasting dough and baked to a golden-brown perfection? Domino’s […]

Sliced Bread: Cutting Things Fine

Sliced Bread: Cutting Things Fine

Friday, July 7 — When something is proclaimed the best thing since sliced bread, that praise doesn’t encompass as much time as one might think. Sliced bread, wrapped for sale in wax paper, first appeared on store shelves on this […]

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Hamburger Firsts

Wednesday, July 5 — The origins of the humble hamburger are unclear. There are several claimants for the distinction of serving the first recognizable, made in the USA hamburger. One of them was Oscar Weber Bilby of Oklahoma. He is […]

CerealFest – Battle Creek Festivals

Cereal Festival

This year’s annual National Cereal Fest began last Thursday evening in Battle Creek, Michigan, the birthplace of America’s cereal industry. The highlight of the festival in the city that bills itself as the Cereal Capital of the World is the […]

School cafeteria violations will be posted online, thanks to Senator Klein

School cafeteria violations will be posted online, thanks to Senator Klein

School cafeteria violations will be posted online, thanks to Senator Klein After releasing shocking report on lunchroom violations, City administration strikes deal to post vital health inspections for parents and send information home with students Albany, NY – Senator Jeff […]

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What’s New At Yankee Stadium This Season?

By Joe McDonald Unlike its counterpart in Queens, the new Yankee Stadium has remained pretty much the same as it did when its doors first opened in 2009. There were no major changes to the field and the seating was pretty […]

by · April 8, 2017 · Food & Restaurants
Senator Klein & Assemblyman Crespo change law to help moms on WIC better access prescription formula

Senator Klein & Assemblyman Crespo change law to help moms on WIC better access prescription formula

Senator Klein & Assemblyman Crespo change law to help moms on WIC better access prescription formula Legislators presented ceremonial bill & pen to National Supermarket Association celebrating changes to onerous DOH policy New York, NY — State Senator Jeff Klein […]

Domino’s Locations Throughout New York Add Full Ordering on Facebook Messenger

Domino’s Locations Throughout New York Add Full Ordering on Facebook Messenger

The Ultimate Game Changer: Domino’s® Locations Throughout New York Add Full Ordering on Messenger Customers in New York can now place any order on Messenger, just in time for the big game NEW YORK, Feb. 1, 2017 – Domino’s has […]

Sabra voluntarily recalled a majority of its hummus due to possible contamination with Listeria.

Sabra warns customers of Listeria threat

By Kevin Allen | Posted: November 22, 2016 Another Listeria scare has hit a major brand—Sabra. The popular hummus manufacturer is telling customers to toss any of its products with a best-before date through Jan. 23, 2017. A random test found […]

PR and marketing pros at Butterball are going mobile this year. Photo: Raglan's PR Daily

Poultry in motion: Butterball’s Turkey Talk Line goes mobile

By Susan Young | Raglan’s Daily PR blog — Posted: November 22, 2016 The PR and marketing pros at Butterball are going mobile this year. Market research indicated the popular Butterball Turkey Talk Line should boost its outreach to millennials. So, for […]