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2011-03-01 17:53:00

ATLANTA, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Americold today announced the grand opening of a new temperature-controlled storage facility in Delhi, Louisiana. This ultra-modern, energy efficient facility provides more than 4.7 million cubic feet of convertible temperature-controlled storage space dedicated to the support of the adjacent ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston sweet potato processing facility. The new facility is located at 75 Highway 609. The grand opening ceremony, which is being held March...

2011-02-14 22:30:00

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- It's official: Krystal Smith, 24, from Burlington, Vt., has been crowned the best grocery bagger in America, winning the national Best Bagger Championship presented by ConAgra Foods in Las Vegas. Crushing the Valentine's Day competition, not the bread, Smith showed no love to her opponents in a nail-biting finish at this year's national final, which featured state winners from across the country. (Photo:...

2010-11-09 06:46:00

OMAHA, Neb., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with ConAgra Foods, leading consumer trend analyst and Supermarket Guru®, Phil Lempert is today announcing the launch of Food News Today - a live, weekly webcast capturing the most relevant food and trend news of the week, from the perspective of a leading industry professional with more than 25 years of experience predicting and reporting on food industry trends. Food News Today will air on Wednesdays beginning...

2010-11-08 11:00:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers looking for ways to save money... Older adults, some with weakened immune systems, moving in with family members instead of long-term care facilities... Intense national focus on childhood obesity... These are just a few of the reasons Americans are returning to their kitchens and preparing more meals at home. Consequently, proper home food safety practices are more important than ever. The federal government reports foodborne...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'