January 2006 Issue
'Are they trying to compete with Nestlé Toll House Bars?'
Here, too, health exerts its influence: How about spices that fight cancer, chocolate for heart-health and sweet-hot combos that improve satiety?
Birds Eye Steam and Serve side dishes; Krafts healthier mac and cheese; frozen premium fruit from Dole; Crystal Light for bottled water; Mega M&M's; Pepperidge Farm Chocolate Dipped cookies
The Institute of Medicine report on food advertising and childhood obesity is a serious indictment based on outdated research.
Once again, food safety is manufacturers No. 1 concern - but Osama, Katrina and Reddy Kilowatt are out there, too.
Food plants are fertile ground for product contamination from tiny microbes to terrorists. You need a plan that extends beyond HACCP.
McDonalds is fighting a battle for the entire food industry, putting nutrition facts on wrappers and asking consumers to make wise choices.
Its like CSI: New scientific techniques can uncover the source of pathogens, contamination, even genetic modification in foods and their ingredients.
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