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2014-04-16 12:32:25

AMSTERDAM, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UTZ Certified is launching a three-year initiative in Turkey aimed at bringing sound sustainability standards to hazelnut farming. A pilot project will be implemented across three hazelnut producing regions in the country; Trabzon and Giresun in the Northeast, and Duzce in the Northwest; where about 175 farmers are expected to take part. UTZ members such as Migros/Delica AG, Natra and REWE Group are actively collaborating in this...

2014-01-07 12:24:30

TV spot conveys the happiness found in every jar of Nutella®... The Original Hazelnut Spread® SOMERSET, N.J., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, Nutella® hazelnut spread launches its 30-second TV spot "Forever Nutella®" as part of the brand's new "Spread the Happy" national advertising campaign. Drawing from fans' heartwarming stories about how the hazelnut spread has helped them savor personal everyday moments, the campaign was created for the Nutella® brand by...

2012-03-15 23:24:51

Adults and children in a recent study could correctly identify, on average, fewer than half of an assortment of the peanuts and tree nuts that are among the most common food allergens in the United States. Parents of children with peanut and tree-nut allergies did no better at identifying the samples in the survey than did parents of children without this food allergy. And only half of participants with a peanut or tree-nut allergy correctly identified all forms of the nuts to which they...

2011-03-05 16:39:00

DeFranco & Sons voluntarily recalling in-shell hazelnuts and mixed-nut products in bulk and bags WASHINGTON, March 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fast Facts DeFranco & Sons of Los Angeles, Calif. is voluntarily recalling bulk and consumer-packaged in-shell hazelnuts and mixed-nut products containing in-shell hazelnuts. The recalled products are linked to seven cases of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin and may cause serious illness. Consumers who...

2010-09-29 14:40:00

DALLAS, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- -- At Southwest Airlines, we're NUTS about HazelNUT... coffee creamer that is! Southwest Airlines is bringing back its favorite flavored coffee creamer onboard all its 3,200 flights. With Coffee-Mate® Hazelnut coffee creamer, Customers can linger over a warm cup of LIFT(TM) coffee blended with nutty sweetness of Hazelnut while they relax onboard. The individually packaged liquid creamer is a seasonal offering that will remain...

2009-08-13 14:59:02

British archaeologists have uncovered the remains of a dwelling built 8,000 to 9.000 years ago on the Isle of Man. The site in Ronaldsway was discovered during work to extend the runway on the island's main airport, the Daily Mail reported Thursday. The shelter, believed to have been made of animal skins supported on substantial wooden posts, is the oldest dwelling to be found in the British Isles. It dates several thousand years before Stonehenge and not long after the retreat of the last...

2009-01-10 13:42:04

An English company specializing in selling food past its best-before date says it has seen its sales rise exponentially since the global economic downturn. Approved Food says its sales have shot up 10-fold, and business is so strong the online retailer has to shut down its Web site for two days a month to clear order backlogs,The Daily Telegraph reported Saturday. We have seen a significant rise in interest, probably due to the credit crunch and our low price, said company founder Dan...

2008-08-26 09:01:20

The UK Food Standards Agency has announced that Eat Natural, a producer of fruit and nut bars, has recalled some of its Crunchy Toastcrumbs Oats Honey and Coconut cereal, 450g, because the product contains hazelnuts, which are not mentioned on the label, resulting in incorrect allergen information. This means the product is a possible health risk for individuals with an allergy to hazelnuts, the agency said. The agency has issued an allergy alert advising anyone who is allergic to...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.