Quantcast

Latest Northfield, Illinois Stories

2010-03-23 06:00:00

NORTHFIELD, Ill., March 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whether it's that crowd-pleasing appetizer or your family's favorite casserole, every great recipe has a go-to ingredient that provides a special touch and creates an inspired flavor. That's why Philadelphia Cream Cheese and Food Network star Paula Deen have teamed up to host the Real Women of Philadelphia community and casting competition on www.PaulaDeen.com/RealWomen. Home cooks across the country are invited to share how they...

8cb9444346806fa03cbb8af556d040f41
2010-03-18 10:35:00

Kraft Foods has announced plans to cut salt in many of their major brands, including Oscar Meyer lunchmeats, Planters nuts, Ritz crackers, and Velveeta processed cheese products. In a corporate press release dated March 17, the company revealed plans to reduce sodium levels by an average of 10-percent in all of their North American brands over the next two years. "We are reducing sodium because it's good for consumers, and, if done properly, it's good for business," Rhonda Jordan, President...

2010-03-17 09:38:00

NORTHFIELD, Ill., March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kraft Foods Inc. (NYSE: KFT) announced today plans to reduce sodium by an average of 10 percent across its North American portfolio over the next two years. This amounts to the elimination of more than 10 million pounds -- or more than 750 million teaspoons -- of salt from some of North America's most popular foods. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090420/KRAFTLOGO) "We are reducing sodium because it's good for...

2010-03-12 06:00:00

GLENVIEW, Ill., March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- America's favorite brand of American cheese - KRAFT Singles - and Disney ABC announce the top ten finalists in their search for America's "Single Best Town" and invite America to vote for the winner. With more than 400 submissions coast to coast, the top ten towns boast one-of-a-kind features that make them special and uniquely American - whether it's annual Outhouse Races in Richmond, Mich. or Girard, Ill.'s old-fashioned soda fountain!...

2010-03-10 06:35:00

EAST HANOVER, N.J., March 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Triscuit wants Americans to discover the simple joy of growing and sharing their own herbs and vegetables. Today the brand announced the launch of the Triscuit "Home Farming" movement and its collaboration with Urban Farming, a non-profit organization, to create 50 community-based home farms across the country in 2010. Home Farming is about growing your own herbs and vegetables, no matter where you live. To help people on their path...

2010-02-25 07:00:00

TARRYTOWN, N.Y., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- While Maxwell House coffee reminds folks that a good day starts with a great cup of coffee, Pat Sajak and Vanna White end it with great television. Beginning Monday, February 22, Maxwell House coffee is beginning a partnership with America's favorite game show Wheel of Fortune, to join in the fight against domestic hunger with Feeding America. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090420/KRAFTLOGO) Through the rest of the year,...

2010-02-01 07:30:00

NORTHFIELD, Ill., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL), a major manufacturer of specialty and intermediate chemicals used in a broad range of industries, will issue its fourth quarter and full year 2009 earnings report on Tuesday, February 9, 2010 at approximately 8:00 a.m. ET, prior to the open of the market. The Company will hold its fourth quarter and full year 2009 earnings conference call to review the financial and operational performance highlights on...

2010-01-25 14:17:00

GLENVIEW, Ill., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- America is home to baseball, state fairs, country music, cheeseburgers and of course, American cheese. Now America's favorite brand of American cheese - KRAFT Singles - has partnered with Disney ABC to discover America's "Single Best Town," inviting people across the country to share the single best thing about their town. From a unique monument to a charming local festival, KRAFT Singles is searching for the one-of-a-kind features that make...

2009-12-15 08:30:00

MUNDELEIN, Ill., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Z Trim Holdings, Inc.(OTC Bulletin Board: ZTHO), manufacturer of multifunctional dietary fiber ingredients for the food industry, today announced that it will advance its mission of providing innovative solutions to food processors through key organizational changes and new investor partners. With emphasis on customer satisfaction and sales growth through targeted applications, defined messaging, and improved production capacity, Z Trim...

2009-10-16 12:15:00

NORTHFIELD, Ill., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stepan Company (NYSE: SCL), a major manufacturer of specialty and intermediate chemicals used in a broad range of industries, will issue its third quarter earnings report on Tuesday, October 20, 2009, at approximately 8:00 a.m. ET, prior to the open of the market. The Company will hold its third quarter earnings conference call to review the financial and operational performance highlights also on Tuesday, October 20, 2009, at 2:00 p.m....


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
Related