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Lower Buffet Prices Lead To Less Taste Satisfaction

Lower Buffet Prices Lead To Less Taste Satisfaction

Ozge Sigirci, Cornell Food and Brand Lab Does the price you pay at a buffet influence how much you like the food? Surprisingly, yes! In a new Cornell Food and Brand Lab study published in the Journal of Sensory Studies, researchers found that...

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2014-09-30 12:29:45

Offers secure sealing of tube connections in the processing industry PLYMOUTH, Mich., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clamp gaskets made of the black premium compound 70 EPDM 291 are a proven sealing solution from Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies. Now the sealing specialist has succeeded in manufacturing tube connection seals for the food and pharmaceutical industries from other premium materials as well, including silicone rubber (VMQ) and Fluoroprene XP. Clamp gaskets are...

2014-09-30 12:29:32

ALBANY, New York, September 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report based on "Nutraceutical Ingredients Market - Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Growth and Forecast, 2007 - 2017," elaborated by Transparency Market Research is expected to be worth USD 20.8 billion in 2012 and is further expected to reach USD 29.5 billion in 2017, growing at a CAGR of 7.3% from 2012 to 2017. Nutraceutical ingredients are fundamental elements needed for various health purposes,...

2014-09-30 12:23:07

Automated hydroponic micro-farm grows nutritious produce on company campus. SANTA CRUZ, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Plantronics Inc. (NYSE: PLT) is pioneering the use of on-site food production to boost employee nutrition as part of the company's global commitment to sustainability. Through a joint project with Santa Cruz-based Cityblooms, a prototype computer-automated farm has been installed at the Plantronics headquarters and is being powered by the company's existing...

2014-09-30 08:34:15

"Whole Algae" IMMUNUM(TM) PRO Considered the Most Efficacious Form of Beta Glucan for Immune Support ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valensa International announced today that it will market and formulate a proprietary, new form of beta glucan for the human health market. Called IMMUNUM(TM) PRO, the new ingredient is a harvested Euglena algae that delivers >65% 1,3 beta glucan by weight - the highest level of beta glucan provided from any natural source without...

2014-09-30 08:34:13

CRANBURY, N.J., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Innophos Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: IPHS), a leading international producer of performance-critical and nutritional specialty ingredients, today announced the election of James (Jim) Zallie to its Board of Directors. Mr. Zallie is Executive Vice President Global Specialties and President North America and EMEA for Ingredion Incorporated, a global leader in ingredient solutions for food, beverage, brewing, pharmaceutical and other...

2014-09-30 08:26:50

New firm to serve up agency's expertise to food, restaurant and retail clients DALLAS, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SPM Communications has created MediaLine PR to enable the company to grow and to accept new and competitive clients in its areas of specialty, including restaurant, food and franchise. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140929/149090 MediaLine PR is founded by SPM Communications President Suzanne Miller and longtime SPM executive Rebecca Wilkins, who will...

2014-09-29 23:05:47

The Europe Food & Beverage Sugars & its Substitutes market report defines and segments the market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue.http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-food-beverage-sugars-its-substitutes-8374227712.html (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 The Europe Food & Beverage Sugars & its Substitutes market report defines and segments the market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. The market is estimated to grow from around $2,327.4...

2014-09-29 16:23:43

ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Major trends in the category of branded refrigerated meals and meats products are centered on making products more convenient, healthier, and more creative or original in their approach to flavors and ingredients, according to market research publisher Packaged Facts. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140801/132630 The finding was published in Packaged Facts' recently released report, Branded Refrigerated Meats and Meals: U.S....

2014-09-28 23:02:24

The recent report on lactic acid market published by MarketsandMarkets indicates that the market is projected to reach a value of $3,577.5 Million by 2019. The polylactic acid market is projected to be worth $5,010.7 million by 2019, and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 20.8% in the next five years. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/polylacticacid-387.html) (PRWEB) September 28, 2014 The report "Lactic Acid Market by Application (Biodegradable Polymer, Food &...

2014-09-27 23:01:25

Mediaplanet announces distribution of its third cross-platform edition of Our Food, encouraging readers to source and savour the robust organic and local food prospects throughout the province of Ontario. The sustainable agri-food sector in Ontario attempts to revolutionize the way Ontarians consider and interact with their food, as well as highlight the quality-of-life benefits that organic farming has on our environment and our economy. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) September 27, 2014 The...


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Silvery Lutang, Trachypithecus cristatus
2014-04-11 10:45:42

The silvery lutang (Trachypithecus cristatus), also known as the silvery langur or the silvered leaf monkey, is a species of Old World monkey that can be found Sumatra, Borneo, and Peninsular Malaysia. It prefers to reside in mangrove, riverine, and coastal forests. This species holds two recognized subspecies known as Trachypithecus cristatus selangorensis and Trachypithecus cristatus cristatus. The silvery lutang varies in size depending upon the sex, with males reaching an average body...

Genetically Modified Wheat
2013-10-02 07:20:35

Genetically Modified Wheat is wheat that has been genetically engineered by the direct manipulation of its genome utilizing biotechnology. It has also been termed GMO wheat, GMO standing for genetically modified organism. As of the year 2013, no GM wheat is grown commercially, but many field tests have been performed. Wheat is an important domesticated grass that is used around the world for food, and its evolution has been influenced by human intervention since the dawn of agriculture....

Kodiak Bear, Ursus arctos middendorffi
2013-06-07 13:18:33

The Kodiak bear (Ursus arctos middendorffi), also known as the American brown bear, the Kodiak brown bear, or the Alaskan grizzly bear, is a subspecies of the brown bear. It can be found in southwestern Alaska, on the islands of the Kodiak Archipelago. Most coastal bears that occur in Alaska are called Kodiak bears, but the true Kodiak bear only inhabits the islands of the Kodiak Archipelago. The Kodiak bear was first described as a distinct species by the taxonomist C.H. Merriam. Merriam...

Grizzly Bear, Ursus arctos horribilis
2013-06-03 13:23:12

The grizzly bear (Ursus arctos horribilis), also known as the grizzly, the North American brown bear, or the silvertip bear, is one of many subspecies of the brown bear. It is typically found in upland areas of western North America. Its range once extended from Canada to Mexico and even into the western shores of the Hudson Bay in the east. Its range has been reduced to many areas of Canada, Alaska, and northwestern areas of the United States including Washington, Wyoming, Idaho, and...

Mediterranean feather star, Antedon mediterranea
2013-05-18 06:26:42

The Mediterranean feather star is a filter feeder that obtains food by straining suspended matter and food particles from water. The star has a stalk that has up to forty tendrils, (threadlike organs) which help the star cling to hard surfaces. The “body” of the star is called a calyx and is shaped like a small cup. This calyx is surrounded by feathery pinnules bearing arms. These arms are quite unique in the fact that they can regenerate if one should get broken off; these arms extend to...

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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