Food


Nestle Selling U.S. Candy Business for $2.8 Billion

Swiss food-and-drink giant Nestle is selling its U.S. candy business to Italy’s Ferrero for about $2.8 billion in cash. Ferrero will take over iconic chocolate brands. After a review of…

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EDEN ISS Greenhouse Arrives in Antarctica

The EDEN ISS greenhouse, a closed-system, 20-foot-long shipping container, arrived in Antarctica last week. Paul Zabel, the caretaker of the greenhouse, and his colleagues, conducted a trial of the garden…

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Israelis Dealing With Major ‘Krembo’ Shortage

Where did all the “Krembos” go? That is a question thousands of Israelis who enjoy the sugary, cream-filled chocolate shell-covered candy puffs have been asking, as the product they seek…

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Empire Recalling Some Chicken Cutlets from Costco and Trader Joe’s

Empire Kosher is voluntarily recalling several lots of boneless chicken cutlets that were distributed to select Costco and Trader Joe’s stores, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced. An Empire employee…

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Trump Administration Moves Ahead With Obama Menu-Label Law

The Trump administration is moving ahead with Obama-era requirements to post calorie counts in restaurants, supermarkets, convenience stores and pizza delivery chains nationwide next year. Despite years of opposition by…

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