Category: Food & Beverage

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…

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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…

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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…

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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,…

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Make your morning cup of coffee even more enjoyable

A lot of people believe that they do not need to know anything about coffee, but this is not the case at all. Coffee is a drug, whether or not it is derived from plants, and should be treated as such. Whether you are a seasoned coffee user or are just getting started…

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