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2014-03-20 08:30:53

Findings Reveal How Canned Foods Stack Up Against Alternative Forms in Three Key Categories WASHINGTON, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The vast majority of Americans need to eat more fruits and vegetables. In fact, only 33 percent and 27 percent of Americans meet government recommendations for fruit and vegetable intake, respectively.(1) And finding foods that are nutritious, affordable and safe can be difficult. But a recently published Michigan State University (MSU) study shows that canned...

Nutrition, Cost And Safety Benefits Of Canned Foods Revealed In New Study
2014-03-04 14:09:10

FoodMinds LLC A new study published in the American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine addresses the common call to action from public health experts to improve access to and consumption of fruits and vegetables. Findings from the Michigan State University (MSU) study show that canned foods deliver on nutrition, affordability and safety helping people increase their fruit and vegetable intake, regardless of geography or income level. The study, "Nutrition and Cost Comparisons of Select...

2014-01-22 23:28:34

Lightning Labels' printing experts offer advice on how to target specific markets on can labels this February. Denver, CO (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Lightning Labels, leader in printing custom labels and stickers, is helping businesses target specific markets on can labels to prepare for National Canned Food Month in February. Label space can inform consumers of the many benefits of eating and preparing meals using food in cans. Since these products are so diverse, shoppers from many...

2014-01-14 20:21:33

SYMBOL: TSX: AGT REGINA, Jan. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Alliance Grain Traders Inc. ("AGT") is pleased to announce that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Québec-based CLIC International Inc. ("CLIC"), a Canadian ethnic and traditional retail food packager and canner and retail and food service distributor. The acquired assets include inventory, retail packaging and canning production-related equipment, all CLIC and associated retail brands, retail and food service...

2013-11-30 23:01:30

OxBlue, a leading producer of construction time-lapse movies, recently contributed construction camera services to Canstruction Atlanta. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) November 30, 2013 OxBlue, a leading producer of construction time-lapse movies, recently contributed construction camera services to Canstruction Atlanta. Canstruction is an international charity that hosts competitions and exhibitions showcasing highly creative, complex structures made entirely of canned food – all designed,...

2013-10-29 23:33:53

Toxin-free, eco friendly company, Wild Mint, will host its second annual “No-Can-Ber” challenge in November to promote healthier, can-free meals and avoiding toxic chemical, BPA. Plantation, FL (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Starting on November 1 this year, Wild Mint, a company that promotes toxin-free and earth friendly living through healthier lifestyle choices, is hosting its second annual “No-Can-Ber” challenge on its website, WildMintShop.com. The company created the event in 2012...

2013-08-08 23:23:25

AlignLife of Peoria wrapped up their third annual Thanksgiving in July event on Tuesday and is thrilled to announce that their canned food drive efforts collected 337 canned goods to donate to Midwest Food Bank in Peoria. (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 AlignLife of Peoria wrapped up their third annual Thanksgiving in July event on Tuesday and is thrilled to announce that their canned food drive efforts collected 337 canned goods to donate to Midwest Food Bank in Peoria. They encouraged their...

2013-06-11 08:31:13

Consumer perception contrary to USDA dietary recommendations and decades of nutrition science PITTSBURGH, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans enjoy the many benefits of canned foods, including convenience, value and ease of preparation, according to a new consumer survey commissioned by the Canned Food Alliance (CFA)[1]. More than 80 percent of respondents say they rely on canned foods to prepare meals at least a couple of times each month, with 61 percent of those...

2013-06-06 08:26:16

DUBLIN, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cnjpxk/canned_food_a) has announced the addition of the "Canned Food - A Global Market Overview" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cnjpxk/canned_food_a ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Worldwide, demand for Canned Food is estimated at US$77.2 billion in 2013, forecast to be US$79.6 billion in...

2013-05-17 08:23:36

Research Findings Published in Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture Gives Consumers More Reasons to Enjoy California Canned Peaches DINUBA, Calif., May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Cling Peach Board announced today what growers and home canning enthusiasts have known for generations: canned peaches are nutritious, wholesome and vitamin packed. Thanks to a study conducted by Oregon State University (OSU) and the Linus Pauling Institute, the California Cling Peach...


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2010-09-27 17:29:21

A Mason jar, invented by Rick Mason in 1858, is a glass jar used in canning to preserve food. Ball Corp. manufactured the jars early on and the name ball jar was also applied to the jars. In mass-production they have been replaced by other methods; however, in the home they are still widely used for canning. Usually the jars have a two piece lid composed of a inner flat metal which is covered by by a screw-on ring. The ring creates a vacuum with the lid during the canning process. So that...

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