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2012-07-20 23:02:31

Demand for coffee creamers dropped briefly during the recession, and quickly rebounded due to the product's low cost. In addition, operators boosted revenue and profit with higher product prices and production automation. Over the next five years, rising disposable income and corporate profit are expected to increase demand for more expensive products. Rising input costs and the public's increasing health consciousness are expected to challenge the industry, but operators will continue...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'