Latest local food Stories

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.

2010-09-10 09:01:00

Lansdowne, Easton Markets Named Second Favorite in Boutique, Small Categories HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept.

2010-09-01 12:52:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Eight years before the New Oxford American Dictionary added the word "locavore" to its pages, Bon Appetit Management Company committed to using local foods on its college, corporate and specialty cafe menus.

2010-09-01 11:13:00

SUNBURY, Pa., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Weis Markets is launching its third annual Fight Hunger Food Drive, a month-long, chain-wide program offering customers an opportunity to donate shelf-stable products and make monetary donations to local food banks and emergency food providers.

2010-08-03 13:00:00

Markets Offer Fresh, Affordable Foods; Travel Destinations HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers can find Pennsylvania's freshest foods at their local farmers market, Agriculture Secretary Russell C.

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