Food


Kraft Heinz Withdraws $143B Bid to Buy Unilever

Kraft Heinz has withdrawn its $143 billion offer to buy Unilever, backing away after the mayonnaise, tea and seasonings maker rejected the bid as too low. The companies announced the…

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Prez to Christie: You’re Having the Meatloaf

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says President Donald Trump made him order meatloaf when they dined together at the White House this week. Christie and his wife, Mary Pat, joined…

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New Monthly Food Card for Israel’s Poor

Governmental and private organizations have joined together to provide an innovative answer for Israelis who cannot afford the cost of groceries. Welfare and Social Services Minister Haim Katz (Likud), Chabad’s…

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Appeals Court OKs NYC Salt-Warning Rule for Restaurants

New York City’s pioneering requirement for chain restaurants to flag salty items on their menus is both legal and beneficial, an appeals court said Friday, rejecting a restaurant-industry challenge to…

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Researchers Get Back the Old Tomato Taste

If it seems to you that tomatoes don’t taste like tomatoes or much of anything else anymore, you’re not alone. In fact, it is generally acknowledged that there has been…

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Poll: Lead Scandal Won’t Affect Coffee Consumption

While the new health “scandal” revolving around lead in coffee continues to brew, informal polls show that Israelis have no intention of reducing their intake of coffee, while coffee shops…

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Israel to Export Dairy Products to Russia

Russia is to begin importing Israeli dairy products, the government in Moscow announced this week. Russia thus joins 36 countries, including the U.S., Canada, the EU and several Asian countries,…

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