Quantcast

Latest Pasta Stories

2010-06-16 07:43:00

CHICAGO, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- To bring delight and amusement to children around the country, Barilla and Disney Media Sales and Marketing have joined forces on a multi-platform promotion -- across Disney Channel, Disney Online, Radio Disney and Disney FamilyFun -- that offers a unique character call program featuring select characters from Disney Channel's #1 Playhouse Disney series, "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse." Starting today parents and family members can schedule one of six themed...

2010-04-27 09:32:00

FAIRPORT, N.Y., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Francesco Rinaldi Pasta Sauces yesterday formally announced its support of the National Sodium Reduction Initiative led by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Chronic Disease Prevention and Control. Americans consume roughly twice the recommended limit of salt each day, with nearly 80 percent of the sodium consumed added to foods before they are sold.(1) The goal of the initiative is to cut the salt in packaged and restaurant...

2010-04-05 08:00:00

CHICAGO, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Near East, the leading brand of couscous and other specialty side dishes, is helping busy, at-home chefs spice up everyday meals through a new interactive online community located at www.AroundtheWorldin5.com. This online community serves up cooking short-cuts, creative kitchen tips, and delicious quick-prep recipes featuring Near East couscous, helping food-lovers bring worldly flair to everyday meals in minutes. Visitors to www.AroundtheWorldin5.com...

2010-03-10 11:28:00

CALGARY, Alberta, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Viterra Inc. (TSX: VT, ASX: VTA) and Dakota Growers Pasta Company, Inc. are pleased to announce today that they have signed a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which a subsidiary of Viterra will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Dakota Growers, a leading producer and marketer of dry pasta products in North America. The all-cash transaction, structured as a tender offer followed by a merger of a Viterra subsidiary and Dakota Growers,...

2010-03-09 17:08:00

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Mother knows best ... especially when it comes to feeding and nurturing her family. And to prove it, Ragu® pasta sauce and Molly Ringwald are teaming up to launch the "Recipe for a Good Start" Contest -- a nationwide search for Moms and their recipe for giving their kids a good start in life. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/ragu/42783/ Beginning...

2010-02-03 09:07:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Many of us have a "BFF" (Best Friend Forever), but people with diabetes or pre-diabetes need a BFF who understands the importance of maintaining a healthy diabetic lifestyle -- a "DFF" (Diabetes Friend Forever). To honor these unsung heroes, Dreamfields Pasta is launching a first-of-its-kind contest to pay tribute to the special people who help make living with diabetes a manageable experience. To view the multimedia assets associated with this...

2010-01-20 07:00:00

BANNOCKBURN, Ill., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Barilla is helping families make 2010 the year they improve their time spent together around the table through a program called "Share Your Dinnertime Moments." An extension of the recently launched Barilla "Share the Table" campaign, the program encourages families to share dinnertime stories via photos, videos or blog posts that describe how they have made dinnertime more meaningful, enjoyable and delicious. All eligible submissions will be...

2009-11-25 14:39:00

CARRINGTON, N.D., Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Dakota Growers Pasta Company, Inc. has authorized the payment of non-periodic dividends of $0.62 per share on its Common Stock, $0.62 per share on its Series F Convertible Preferred Stock and $0.01 per share on its Series D Delivery Preferred Stock, payable on January 5, 2010 to shareholders of record as of December 4, 2009. The Company continued its positive earnings trend, posting record net income of $17.7 million, or...

2009-10-19 11:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- As consumers nationwide are squeezed by both the recession and the biggest spike in food prices in 20 years, they are searching for budget-friendly ways to feed their families without sacrificing any of the nutrition. See video from the National Pasta Association at: http://inr.mediaseed.tv/PastaDay_37060/ There's a simple solution to help feed the family and pad the wallet: pasta. Not only is pasta one of the most affordable foods available, its...

2009-08-25 07:00:00

CLEVELAND, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Ganeden Biotech, Inc., makers of the patented probiotic strain GanedenBC30(R), today announced the launch of a new probiotic-enhanced pasta by Racconto(R), a leading U.S. importer-producer of private label and branded Italian pasta. The all-natural Essentials Digestive Health pasta line from Racconto(R) marks the first probiotic-enhanced pasta available to consumers. The Essentials Digestive Health line is available in three individually sold pasta...


Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.