Guatemalan cheese linked to 40 cases of illness

Since 40 people in Guatemala became ill after consuming dairy products, authorities there have issued a warning. The town of Ciudad Vieja, in the department of SacatepĂ©quez, had 41 cases of food poisoning reported to the Ministry of Public Health and Social Assistance. On August 9, the first instances were discovered. Patients who…

A new distribution strategy for Krispy Kreme in the United States

Krispy Kreme, Inc. President and CEO Michael J. Tattersfield acknowledged ongoing transformation within its hub-and-spoke distribution model in the United States and difficulties with challenging foreign exchange rates on an August 17 conference call with securities analysts to discuss second quarter financial results. Mr. Tattersfield explained that the foreign exchange headwinds of $2.7…

In Ethiopia and Nigeria, EatSafe has launched a competition to enhance food safety

GAIN and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) are leading a five-year programme called EatSafe, which aims to improve access to safe and nutritious food (USAID).   Food and water poisoning is a severe problem in Ethiopia (33%) and in Nigeria (20%), according to a recent poll. This has led to disease…

Vending Machines with Internet of Things Capabilities will help the Food and Beverage Business Grow Faster

Business experts stated recently that Internet of Things (IoT)-based and digitally enabled smart store and vending machines in the food and beverage (F&B) sector are emerging retail distributors that will drive the growth of the sector. They also emphasized that consumer consumption patterns are evolving in the F&B market, and smart retail backed…

This eating habit, according to a recent study, may help you live longer

In order to live as long and healthy as possible, there are a few things you may do to boost your chances of surviving. As an example, there are specific practises and foods that can help you live longer that you can incorporate into your daily routine. If you want to live longer,…