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2010-02-09 17:04:00

CINCINNATI, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) announced today its support for the United Fresh Produce Association Foundation's "A Salad Bar in Every School" campaign. This multi-year financial and public health commitment by Chiquita and its Fresh Express subsidiary will help support bringing fruit and vegetable salad bars to schools across America. Chiquita is the first produce company to commit to this vital campaign. The Children's...

2009-12-03 15:29:00

DALLAS, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The holidays are quickly approaching, bringing good tidings of great joy - and an immense deal of stress - for holiday hosts. With more parties than any other time of the year, and relatives often visiting for weeks at a time, hosts often feel more pressure than joy during the holiday season. This year the entertaining experts at Salads of the Sea, makers of the nation's best-selling refrigerated seafood dip, suggest these simple tips to keep the holidays...

2009-08-19 15:45:00

Salad Bar to Be Donated to D.C. School to Increase Consumption WASHINGTON, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Fresh Produce Association announced today that it will feature a salad bar at its Fresh Festival event, September 9, in the Cannon House Office Building during the association's Washington Public Policy Conference, September 9-11. The salad bar, stocked with fresh fruits and vegetables, will underscore the need for lawmakers to support United Fresh's initiative to...

2009-07-13 09:41:00

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Salad Creations, offering a fresh alternative to fast-food for today's healthy lifestyle, announced today that it achieved the top spot on Restaurant Business magazine's 2009 Future 50 list. Currently available in the July issue, the Future 50 is the magazine's annual ranking of the fastest growing restaurant chains between $25 million and $50 million in annual sales. Compiled each year by Technomic Inc., Salad Creations and other nominees have...

2009-05-14 06:45:00

Being Portion-Wise with Your Serving Size Can Help Your Wallet and Waistline ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Can you trim your waistline and grocery bill at the same time? Both a registered dietitian and a "Kitchen Coach" think so and offer an array of recipe ideas and tips for an upside to a down economy. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090514/NY16694 ) As a general guide, Pat Groziak, a registered dietitian and senior lead nutrition manager for Unilever,...

2009-02-25 08:59:03

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is warning against eating chicken or chunky ham salad made by Plaisirs Gastronomiques Inc. due to possible contamination. The CFIA said St. Hubert-brand chicken salad spread, as well as certain chicken salad, chunky ham salad and their products might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes bacteria. The St-Hubert chicken salad spread, with a Best Before date of Feb. 27 and lot code 047091 or 048091, was distributed to major grocery retailers in Quebec,...

2009-02-18 10:38:18

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is warning the public not to consume certain Ziggy's-brand products containing egg salad due to possible contamination. Plaisirs Gastronomique Inc. of Boisbriand, Quebec, the manufacturer, said the egg salad distributed in Ontario and Quebec might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The recalled Ziggy's brand products bear a Best Before date up to and including Feb. 17. Also included in the warning are various egg salad and egg salad products,...

2008-10-31 12:00:22

MOORE, Okla., Oct. 31, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vaughan Foods, Inc. (Nasdaq:FOOD), a regional leader in fresh-cut vegetables and fruit products, and a broad line of refrigerated prepared salads, sauces, soups, and side-dishes, today announced that it will release financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2008 after the close of the market on Thursday, November 6, 2008. Vaughan management will host an investor conference call on Friday, November 7, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. ET to...

2008-09-03 21:00:15

The increased uptake in salads in particular, but also in fruit and vegetables, is likely to be reflected in a future rise in food poisoning, they said.They also warned that while scientists had a role to play in developing technology to protect food from contamination, consumers should be aware of the risks.The comments were made before food contamination was discussed at a conference in Aberdeen today.Led by Imperial College London, the research details how salmonella bacteria are able to...

2008-08-18 18:00:13

By REBECCA ANNA STOIL Jerusalemites can hold their heads a bit higher now. Sure, the high-speed rail to Tel Aviv seems to be delayed indefinitely, mother nature has yet to see fit to provide us with a single beach and our newest landmark is fast becoming known for its "Taliban" opening ceremony. But it's OK, because at least in one key sector, we're keeping up with the rest of the country. We now have an Avazi. Avazi, for the unaware, is the daddy of the genre of "shipudiot" - a...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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