Latest local food Stories

2011-03-02 11:05:00

MINNEAPOLIS, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Land O'Lakes, Inc., achieved solid financial results in 2010, including the second-highest net sales and earnings in its 90-year history, despite challenging economic conditions, according to leaders of the national food and agricultural cooperative.

2011-02-03 13:57:00

HAILEY, Idaho, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Prosperity Organic Foods, Inc., announced it has launched its first 2011 online campaign for Melt® Buttery Spread.

2011-01-31 15:26:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Opening in spring 2011, Relish is a neighborhood market at 3951 San Felipe Street in River Oaks that specializes in local, seasonal and gourmet food and supports the Slow Food movement.

2011-01-06 10:48:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sustainable food service provider Bon Appetit Management Company has reached its goal of partnering with 1,000 small-scale Farm to Fork vendors in its more than 400 cafes nationwide.

2010-12-19 00:28:43

San Diego's Brian’s Farmers Markets recently introduced the Electronic Benefit Transfer option for low-income families at its Mission Valley, Point Loma and University Town Center locations.

2010-12-10 11:52:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Safetek International, Inc.

2010-11-23 07:50:00

VIP partners Sodexo, Hirai Farms, Annie's Fun, McCain Foods and Larson Allen team up to help those in need during the holiday season SEATTLE, Nov.

2010-11-15 10:49:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers of Compass Group USA enjoyed the fall flavors as thousands of its locations featured the 2nd annual 'It Takes You-Eat Local' campaign this past September.

2010-10-26 14:05:00

Not only are restaurant patrons willing to pay more for meals prepared with produce and meat from local providers, the proportion of customers preferring local meals actually increases when the price increases.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.