Latest Lunch Stories

2010-06-15 12:16:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AchieveMpls is participating in the Summer Food Service program July 6 - July 29. The program, which provides meals to children at a closed enrollment site, is paid for with federal dollars available from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

2010-05-19 06:00:00

CHICAGO, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The combination of work stress and economic pressures appears to be playing a role in the U.S. labor force's weight gain.

2010-05-18 07:30:00

DETROIT, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Every day, millions of school children across the United States grab a lunch tray and get in line. Few, if any, know the history behind the line or that they have the power to change what gets placed on the tray.

2010-05-10 11:59:00

CINCINNATI, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc.

2010-05-07 08:00:00

ConAgra Foods helps bring back the lunch hour with the introduction of five new flavours in its popular Healthy Choice Gourmet Steamers line of frozen entrees MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 7 /PRNewswire/ - To view this Social Media Release, please enter the following address in your web browser. http://smr.newswire.ca/en/conagra-foods/lunch-hour-is-a-thing-of-the-past-for-most-canadians /NOTE TO PHOTO EDITORS: The photo accompanying this social media release is also available at...

2010-05-06 07:55:00

Increasing the amount of vegetables in the first course of preschool lunch could be a smart way to get children to eat more vegetables, according to Penn State nutrition researchers.

2010-02-02 07:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's cost-conscious economy, consumers are making choices to help them stretch every dollar.

2010-01-04 16:20:00

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. Jan. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- January is the time of year when millions of Americans vow to make positive changes in their lives - from saving money to improving the way they eat. More often than not, what starts out as well-intentioned resolutions, quickly falter.

2009-11-18 12:05:00

Preliminary report from the Harvard School of Public Health reveals students prefer healthy school meals BOSTON, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Think your kids won't eat healthy foods? Think again.

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