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Nov 25, 2015, 06:30 ET

Maple Leaf Foods Streamlining Organization

Changes reflect completion of network transition; renewed focus on growth  TORONTO, Nov. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Maple Leaf Foods (TSX:...

Nov 25, 2015, 02:30 ET

Nomad Foods Limited Announces Filing of Registration Statement on Form F-1

 Nomad Foods Limited ("Nomad Foods") (LSE: NHL), today announced it has publicly filed a registration statement on Form F-1 with the U.S....

Nov 24, 2015, 17:00 ET

Flowers Foods Elects Rhonda O. Gass And Richard Lan To Board Of Directors

 The board of directors of Flowers Foods (NYSE: FLO) announced today it has elected two new board members: Rhonda O. Gass, vice president and...

Nov 24, 2015, 07:30 ET

Pinnacle Foods to Acquire Boulder Brands

 Pinnacle Foods Inc. and Boulder Brands, Inc. today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for the acquisition of Boulder...

Nov 20, 2015, 15:57 ET
Hosts Duff Goldman and Valerie Bertinelli on Food Network's Kids Baking Championship

Kids Baking Championship Returns With Hosts Valerie Bertinelli And Duff Goldman For A Supersized Sweet New Season

 Ten miniature bakers with major talent will be put to the test to see whose skills measure up on Kids Baking Championship, premiering on...

Nov 20, 2015, 12:07 ET

Most Top Turkey Production Companies Still Allow the Routine Use of Antibiotics

 Food Animal Concerns Trust (FACT), a Chicago-based consumer advocacy organization, released a new report, Stuffed: The Use Of Antibiotics and...

Nov 20, 2015, 09:45 ET

Flowers Foods Declares Dividend

The board of directors of Flowers Foods (NYSE: FLO) today announced a third quarter dividend of $0.145 per share, an increase of 9.4% over the same...

Nov 20, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Lifeway Foods Joins BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Festival with ProBugs-themed Float

 Lifeway Foods, Inc. (Nasdaq: LWAY), the leading U.S. supplier of kefir cultured dairy products, will debut a new ProBugs kefir for kids float...

Nov 20, 2015, 09:00 ET
David Lee, Impossible Foods' new COO and CFO as of Dec. 14, 2015

Impossible Foods Names David Lee As COO and CFO

Impossible Foods, Inc., announced today that David Lee, who has served in leadership positions at Zynga, Del Monte...

Nov 20, 2015, 08:00 ET

WinCo Donates Holiday Meal Items to Food Banks In Four Western States

 In the spirit of the holidays, WinCo Foods LLC is contributing to those who might not enjoy a traditional holiday meal by donating six pallets...

Nov 19, 2015, 19:00 ET
Nov 19, 2015, 14:36 ET
Hosts Tyler Florence and Anne Burrell of Food Network's Worst Cooks in America

Chefs Anne Burrell And Tyler Florence Are Back To Whip New Roster Of Hapless Cooks Into Culinary Shape In Return Of Worst Cooks In America

Food Network kicks off the New Year with a new season of Worst Cooks in America, the hit competition series that transforms kitchen disasters into...

Nov 19, 2015, 13:10 ET

La FDA toma varias medidas relacionadas con plantas y animales diseñados genéticamente para la alimentación

In English - Sustentada en conocimientos científicos sólidos y en una evaluación exhaustiva, la Administración de...

Nov 18, 2015, 14:34 ET
Winter Fancy Food Show 2016

Italy Named Partner Country of Winter Fancy Food Show

The Specialty Food Association is pleased to announce that Italy has signed on as the partner country for the Winter Fancy Food Show in San...

Nov 18, 2015, 13:04 ET
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National Snack Craze OREO® Churros Now Available in Filled "Grab and Go" Format

 On the heels of strong consumer excitement about its new OREO Churros snack, J&J Snack Foods Corp. (NASDAQ: JJSF) today announced two...

Nov 18, 2015, 11:30 ET
Customers Can Purchase a $5 "Holidays Without Hunger" Box at Checkout to Feed a Family this Holiday Season

Food Lion Feeds Launches "Holidays Without Hunger" Campaign to Help Feed Local Families in Need this Holiday Season

 This holiday season, Food Lion is partnering with customers in its more than 1,100 stores, Nov. 18 through Dec. 22, to help solve hunger...

Nov 18, 2015, 11:00 ET
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Athens Provides Five Tasty Twists on Thanksgiving Tradition

 Thanksgiving reunites family and friends from all corners of the world to indulge in a day of gratitude and great company. Why waste the day...

Nov 18, 2015, 06:45 ET

Bay Valley Foods Announces Plans to Close City of Industry, California Facility

 Bay Valley Foods, a wholly-owned subsidiary of TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (NYSE: THS), today announced its intention to close its City of Industry,...

Nov 17, 2015, 10:30 ET

National Food Policy Progress Report to Congress: Needs Improvement

 While its overall grades on food and farming policy have modestly improved over previous years, Congress has largely fallen short, noted the...