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2014-09-18 08:34:58

Kellogg and General Mills Tie for Top Spot in Grocery Edition of Instant.ly Shelf Score LOS ANGELES, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Instant.ly, the world's first on-demand consumer insights platform today unveiled the August results of Instant.ly Shelf Score(TM), an index measuring consumer intent to purchase new consumer packaged goods (CPG) products. To compile this edition of Shelf Score, Instant.ly reviewed a wide cross-section of grocery products recently introduced in stores...

2014-08-07 12:25:45

Duo Surprises Contest Winners to Celebrate Four New Peanut Flavors NORTHFIELD, Ill., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Frank Thomas, known as "The Big Hurt," joined Mr. Peanut to surprise a Chicago men's softball team, winner of Mr. Peanut's Power Hitter Contest, to harness the power of the peanut and celebrate the launch of four new Planters peanut flavors. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140807/134476 Thomas, a powerful hitter during his career, helped the team spice up their...

2014-05-14 08:26:42

Country Star Brad Paisley Joins Kraft in Summer-Long Celebration of Cheesy Goodness NORTHFIELD, Ill., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of its 100(th) anniversary of cheese-making, Kraft is unleashing America's love of cheese through an integrated marketing program aptly titled, "For the Love of Cheese." The campaign celebrates consumers' excitement around iconic Kraft cheese brands( 1), such as Kraft Natural Cheese, Kraft Singles, Velveeta(®), Cracker Barrel and Philadelphia...

2014-05-12 08:28:34

Brand Rallies to Get Michael Bacon More Twitter Followers Than Any Other Member of the Bacon Family MADISON, Wis., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a show of support for unsung bacons everywhere, Oscar Mayer Turkey Bacon today announced a campaign to get Emmy-Award-winning composer Michael Bacon the most Twitter followers in the Bacon family. While both Michael Bacon and Oscar Mayer Turkey Bacon have many great qualities, they are often overshadowed by other well-known members of...

Changes In Fast Food Combo Meals Means Fewer Calories For Kids
2013-12-20 05:18:57

Gerard LeBlond for redorbit.com - Your Universe Online Obesity among children is a growing problem, especially with the abundant availability of fast food establishments. Public health officials estimate there is a 17-percent obesity rate among youths. Recently, two researchers at Cornell University, Dr. Brian Wansink and Dr. Andrew Hanks, analyzed data from 30 representative McDonald’s restaurants to find out if children would choose a higher calorie meal to compensate for smaller...

2011-02-10 17:15:00

NORTHFIELD, Ill., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Kraft Foods teamed up with Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and the Girl Scouts of the USA to highlight the importance of healthful eating habits and active lifestyles at a Town Hall in Washington D.C. Building upon the action steps outlined in First Lady Michelle Obama's Let's Move! initiative, celebrating its one year anniversary, the Town Hall harnessed the resources of both the private and public sectors to...

2010-09-09 08:15:00

MADISON, Wis., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- This back-to-school season the Lunchables team is doing its part to help parents gear up for another year with the introduction of wholesome new products they can feel good about and their kids will enjoy. Hitting the shelves this summer are the newest additions to the Lunchables with water line which feature options like rotisserie seasoned and 100% white meat chicken as well as a full serving of fruit. NEW Lunchables Varieties The line expansion...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'