News from food 4 less A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Sep 12, 2014, 18:05 ET
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The Nutrition Facts Label Can Help Young People Make Healthful Choices

 To help kids make healthful dietary choices, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration encourages kids to Read the Label! To view the multimedia...

Sep 12, 2014, 14:12 ET

Comprehensive Food Safety Appoints Emilio "Marty" Martinez as Senior Food Safety Consultant

Comprehensive Food Safety (CFS), the food safety and consulting division of RK Environmental Services (RKE) announced the appointment of Emilio...

Sep 12, 2014, 13:02 ET

Food Bank For New York City Launches "Go Orange To End Hunger"™ Call To Action During September's Hunger Action Month

Food Bank For New York City, the city's major hunger relief organization, has launched its annual month-long Go Orange to End Hunger™...

Sep 12, 2014, 11:29 ET

Cherrywood Nursing Home CENAs Vote Overwhelmingly for Union

Certified nursing assistants (CENAs) at Cherrywood Nursing & Living Center in Sterling Heights, voted overwhelmingly for union representation...

Sep 12, 2014, 10:03 ET
FDA Reminds Kids to Read the Label! (PRNewsFoto/U.S. Food and Drug Admin...)

La etiqueta de información nutricional puede ayudar a los jóvenes a elegir de manera sana

La U.S. Food and Drug Administration (Administración de Alimentos y Medicamentos de EE.UU.) exhorta a los niños a leer las etiquetas para...

Sep 11, 2014, 16:23 ET

TreeHouse Foods Announces Webcast of Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call

 TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (NYSE: THS) will host a live audio Webcast of its third quarter earnings results conference call on Thursday, November...

Sep 10, 2014, 14:27 ET

Negotiating and utilizing first mover advantage of preferential trade access critical to Canada's agri-food success

OTTAWA, Sept. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - A report published by the Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute (CAPI) states that Canada's agri-food sector is...

Sep 10, 2014, 12:55 ET
Traina Foods Debuts New Sriracha Sun Dried Tomato Ketchup. The perfect blend of heat and sweet. Perfect as a condiment, better as an ingredient.  Sriracha Sun Dried Tomato Ketchup and Traina's Classic Sun Dried Tomato Ketchup are available online and at select retailers: www.trainafoods.com California Grown. California Made. (PRNewsFoto/Traina Foods)

Traina Foods Turns Up The Heat With New Sriracha Sun Dried Tomato Ketchup

 Traina Foods, a leading seller of premium sun dried fruits for nearly a century, announces the debut of its new Sriracha Sun Dried Tomato...

Sep 10, 2014, 11:00 ET

Ocean's Halo™ Seaweed Chips Introduces New USDA-Certified Organic Product at Natural Products Expo East in Baltimore, MD

 Ocean's Halo Seaweed Chips—the first totally delicious crispy, crunchy chips made from sustainably harvested and nutrient-rich...

Sep 09, 2014, 19:06 ET
New Skinnygirl Hummus, Dips, and Salsas (PRNewsFoto/Golden West Food Group)

Skinnygirl Launches New Hummus, Dips, and Salsas

Teva Foods Inc., a subsidiary of Golden West Food Group, has launched a new line of better-for-you Skinnygirl fresh food products. Skinnygirl, best...

Sep 09, 2014, 17:45 ET

Flowers Foods, Inc. Executive Vice President Exercised Options with Intent to Hold Shares

 Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE: FLO), the second-largest producer and marketer of packaged bakery foods in the United States, today announced that...

Sep 09, 2014, 15:37 ET

Culinary Masters, Legendary Winemakers And 10,000 Foodies Collide As The San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival Celebrates Its 11th Year

 Tickets for the 11th Annual San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival, Southern California's largest wine and food festival, have officially...

Sep 09, 2014, 11:28 ET
United Food Group presents: New Cappo-Lotto Rewards Club! (PRNewsFoto/United Food Group)

United Food Group Announces New Cappo-Lotto Rewards Club Promotion

 United Food Group announced today the official launch of their 'Cappo-Lotto' Rewards Club in celebration of the release of their new Victorian...

Sep 08, 2014, 16:52 ET

Pinnacle Foods Inc. Announces Secondary Offering of 15 Million Shares of Common Stock

 Pinnacle Foods Inc. (NYSE: PF) today announced that certain of its stockholders, consisting primarily of affiliates of Blackstone, intend...

Sep 08, 2014, 16:45 ET

Dean Foods General Counsel to Depart

Dean Foods Company (NYSE: DF) announced today that Rachel A. Gonzalez has resigned as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of...

Sep 08, 2014, 14:15 ET
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Sixteen Culinary All-Stars Compete In First-Ever Cutthroat Kitchen: Superstar Sabotage Tournament

Food Network hit Cutthroat Kitchen goes all-star this fall, with sixteen elite chefs competing in the five-episode mayhem-filled Cutthroat Kitchen:...

Sep 08, 2014, 13:18 ET

Caru™ Natural Stew Ingredients and Preparation Now Verified "Human Grade"

 The Caru Pet Food Company recently announced that the U.S. Food And Drug Administration (FDA) has reviewed detailed documentation and...

Sep 04, 2014, 16:33 ET

Sino Agro Food Closed US $25 Million Convertible Note Funding

 Sino Agro Food, Inc. (OTCQB: SIAF.OB) is an integrated, diversified agriculture technology and organic food company ("the Company") with...

Sep 04, 2014, 14:12 ET
Goya will match every $1 donated to Marc Anthony's MaestroCares.org with 1lb of food. #goyagives (PRNewsFoto/Goya Foods)

Goya Foods patrocina la serie de conciertos 'Cambio de Piel' de Marc Anthony y ayuda a recaudar fondos para la Fundación Maestro Cares

       Goya Foods, la compañía latina de alimentos más grande de los Estados Unidos,...

Sep 04, 2014, 13:28 ET

World Food Championships announces Red Robin as a 2014 sponsor

 The World Food Championships announced today that Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. will be the title sponsor of the event's World Burger...