Latest Snack Stories

2014-07-17 23:02:39

The snack pellets market was segmented on the basis of types and geography, in terms of both, value ($million) and volume (kilotons). The snack pellets market, by type, includes potato, corn, tapioca, rice, mixed grains, and others - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/snack-pellets-market-34540077.html. (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 The report, “Snack Pellets Market by Type (Potato, Corn, Tapioca, Rice, Mixed Grains, and Others) & Geography - Global Trend & Forecast to...

2014-06-25 23:02:42

Buddy Fruits, the nation’s blended fruit snack pioneer, has done it again and fitness magazines of America have taken note. FruitBreak, the new product line offering a convenient snack for teens and adults living healthy, on-the-go lifestyles, is the featured Smart Snack in the July/August issue of Men’s Fitness. (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Buddy Fruits, the nation’s blended fruit snack pioneer, has done it again and fitness magazines of America have taken note. FruitBreak, the new...

2014-06-10 08:26:15

Funding to Further Drive Year-over-Year Growth of Love With Food's Marketing Data Platform and Monthly Delivery Service FOSTER CITY, Calif., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Love With Food, a consumer food marketing data platform and monthly organic or natural snack delivery service, announced today it received $1.4 million in funding from various investors, bringing its total funds raised to $2 million. The investors for this round included Kapor Capital, 500 Startups, TEEC Angel Fund,...

2014-05-19 23:13:01

Healthy Snack Ideas For Kids And Adults, a new report on the website Vkool.com uncovers benefits of eating healthy snacks and a wide range of delicious snack recipes. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 Healthy Snack Ideas For Kids And Adults, a new report created by Robert Hughes on the site Vkool.com shows benefits of healthy snacks, and a wide range of delicious snack recipes that are easy to make. In the first part of this report, people will discover reasons to eat healthy snacks...

Snacking Quality Appears To Decline As Kids Age
2014-05-07 03:34:06

David Orenstein, Brown University The average US child snacks three times a day. Concerned about the role of snacking in obesity, a team of researchers set out to explore how eating frequency relates to energy intake and diet quality in a sample of low-income, urban schoolchildren in the Boston area. They expected that snacking would substantially contribute to kids' overall energy intake, and the new data confirm that. But they were surprised that the nutritional value of snacks and...

2014-04-11 23:03:31

To eat healthier food when on the go, try planning ahead, cooking in batches, choosing nutrient-dense foods, making smoothies, and keeping snacks simple. Boston, MA (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 A hectic lifestyle often forces people to rely on less-than-healthy convenience and prepackaged foods. But nutrition doesn't have to be sacrificed when time is short, reports the April 2014 Harvard Health Letter. Planning is the key. "Healthy meals don't just happen. People have to make them...

2014-04-04 23:42:34

Healthy snack ideas and edible ink have been released on Kids Activities Blog. Add healthy foods to the kids' diet through fun snacks. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Everyone feels better when eating healthy food. Healthy snack ideas and edible ink have been published on Kids Activities Blog. At snack time, kids seem to be more receptive to healthy food that they might not accept at dinner time. A simple snack idea is putting fruit or other vegetables in the holes of the swiss...

2014-04-04 23:01:37

Rising discretionary incomes and growing health consciousness are driving demand for healthy snacks. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Health Snack Food Production industry in Australia to its growing industry report collection. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) April 05, 2014 The Health Snack Food Production industry is fit and well. Over the five years through 2013-14, industry revenue is forecast to grow at an annualised 7.3%. According to IBISWorld...

Excessive TV Time Can Lead To Poor Dietary Choices And Cardiovascular Risks For Kids
2014-03-31 04:46:10

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Middle school students who watch at least two hours of television per day are more likely to experience cardiovascular disease risk factors than those spending an equal amount of time surfing the Internet or playing video games, according to a new study backed by the Project Healthy Schools (PHS) program. The study, which was presented during the American College of Cardiology's (AAC) 63rd Annual Scientific Sessions, found that...

2014-03-27 23:00:24

HUMAN ("Helping Unite Mankind and Nutrition"), America’s fastest-growing healthy vending franchise and the leading distributor of convenient healthy foods, recently held its inaugural franchisee development bootcamp called “the Elevation Summit.” The Elevation Summit is a three-day event focused on continued education and training for franchisees who have already launched throughout their local communities. Los Angeles, Calif. (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 HUMAN ("Helping...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'