Food Industry

How to Land Your Dream Job in the Food Industry

Take these steps to stand out in the process.<p>November 20, 2017<p><i>This post originally appeared on WayUp, the go-to place to find jobs and internships</i> …

Employment

High protein, high fiber snacks made from food industry byproducts fight obesity

<b>Planetarians is giving a second life to wasted food, and tackling child nutrition and obesity at the same time.</b><br>This company uses an extrusion and …

Sustainability

Inside the fight to label sugary, salty and fatty foods in Canada

Ottawa drew praise when it announced last year it would label foods high in sugar, salt and saturated fat. But when experts came together to make a short list of designs, the complexities of the plan came to the forefront, and the critics raised their voices. Ann Hui breaks down the fight over food …

Sugar

LIVESTOCK HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

TOP STORIES<p>Will Pork Sizzle or Fizzle for Tyson? -- Market Talk<p>12:48 ET - Some analysts wonder whether the increasingly crowded pork industry will give top US meatpacker Tyson Foods heartburn. JPMorgan analysts point out that pork processing margins have fallen sharply from record levels a year …

Markets

GRAIN HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

TOP STORIES:<p>Corn, Soybean Futures Consolidate After Report<p>Corn and soybean futures rebounded on Friday as traders absorbed a government report projecting larger-than-expected harvests.<p>Traders were content to consolidate the current prices, analysts said, after futures had fallen sharply in the wake …

Agriculture

Nov. 10: Food label fight. Plus other letters to the editor

<i>Letters to the Editor should be exclusive to The Globe and Mail. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. Try to keep letters to fewer than 150 words. Letters may be edited for length and clarity. To submit a letter by e-mail, click here:</i> …

Canada

India exhibition seeks to gain investment in food processing

NEW DELHI – India's top chefs have poured 800 kilograms (1,760 pounds) of rice and lentils into a giant pan on a sprawling New Delhi lawn as the country hosts an exhibition to attract foreign investment to its food processing industry.<p>The delicacy, known as "khichdi," was slowly steamed Saturday as …

India

The Grocerant: How smart grocery stores are becoming hybrids

Food trends are difficult to follow these days. Just like hip sectors like tech, the food industry is coming up with its own peculiar lingo when …

Trends

9 Things I Learned While Working at a Donut Shop

Taking the donut game to a "hole" new level.<p>October 30, 2017<p>I spent this past summer working at a donut shop as a "donut dipper". Ever wonder who …

Gluten

Food industry struggles to serve up convenience

OpinionOct 31, 2017 by Sylvain CharleboisWaterloo Region Record<p>Food inflation at the grocery store continues to be an illusion in Canada, but …

Southwestern Ontario

Reporter

U.S. Right to Know is seeking a reporter to expand our work educating consumers and policymakers about our food system. This is primarily an …

Mark Twain

9 Life Hacks For Vegans Who Still Low-Key Crave Meat & Dairy All The Time

If you’re going from wolfing down meat and potato dishes on the reg to a strictly veg-only menu overnight, don't expect that your mouth is never …

Vegan

Amid GMO Strife, Food Industry Vies For Public Trust In CRISPR Technology

Support the news<p>There's a genetic technology that scientists are eager to apply to food, touting its possibilities for things like mushrooms that …

Agriculture

FDA Metal Detection Standards | Times Square Chronicles

FDA Metal Detection Standards<p>When thinking of metal detectors, the majority of people immediately think of security lines and luggage scanners. It’s …

Nestlé decides to split with GMA

Nestlé, the world’s largest food company, has decided to leave the Grocery Manufacturers Association at the end of the year, according to a source briefed on the decision.<p>The move, which comes after the Swiss company publicly broke from the trade association on key nutrition issues, is a major blow …

Nestlé

10 Chefs, Brewmasters And Sommeliers Talk Sexism In The Food Industry

This month, Toronto will host two awesome women-focused food events: The Dinner Party, hosted by The Drake, and <i>Chatelaine’s</i> The Big Dish, a day-long …

Restaurants

Public worries about industry influence on food guidelines: report

Canadians worry the government has been too cozy with industry when it comes to drafting healthy eating guidelines, a focus group research report …

Sugar

The environment inside our skins, the obesity epidemic and the food industry

Claude Bernard stressed the importance of people’s internal environment over a century ago, says Gwen Parr, so the food industry should be held to account. Plus Lizzie Hill suggests that perhaps a zero-tolerance approach to peddlers of excess sugar should be adopted<p>The obesity epidemic (Report, 11 …

Obesity

Should You Tip at a Self-Serve Restaurant?

Should You Tip Servers at a Self-Serve Restaurant?<p>The mystery of the food industry.<p>October 04, 2017<p>Going out to eat isn't always as easy as sitting …

Restaurants

Run Away From Pepsi's Stock Because the Food Industry Is Being Disrupted?

As of mid-August, shares of PepsiCo (PEP) were up more than 13% in 2017. However, shares have taken a turn lower and fallen 7.5% from those all-time …

Stocks

Israel Health Ministry claims victory on unhealthy food warning labels

Employing two leading economists to make it case, Israeli Health Minister Yaakov Litzman has won over his colleagues at the economy and finance …

The chicken scandal and a dysfunctional food industry

Readers respond to the Guardian’s exposé of the fiddling of food safety dates in the chicken supply industry<p>I applaud the Guardian for its investigative journalism that resulted in the report on the unacceptably poor standards of hygiene in a large poultry processing plant, which supplies many of …

Business

Food industry push to hide new enzyme 'stinks to high heaven' – activist

Australia’s food regulator says enzyme is for processing only but critics say it’s a flavour enhancer and should be on label<p>Activists have expressed alarm at a growing push by the food industry to hide new enzymes in everyday food products.<p>Australia’s food regulator, Food Standards Australia New …

Sugar

Restaurant, bar sales drop in Sask. as PST changes kick in

Saskatchewan was one of only two Canadian provinces posting a decline in food and drinking place sales from July 2016 to July 2017.<p>With Canada 150 …

Canadian News

The Trick to Marketing Meatballs

Dan Mancini owned a successful apparel company before deciding to go into the prepared food industry. He sold his company and started Mama Mancini's. …

Mars Foods relocates headquarters to Chicago from Los Angeles

Dive Brief:<p>Mars Food, a business unit of Mars, Inc., is moving its North American headquarters from Los Angeles to Chicago where it will be located …

Los Angeles

When Should You Give Your Child Sugar?

Sugar. At the moment, it's a complex subject, particularly when you add children to the mix.<p>There's no denying Australia has an issue with obesity …

Sugar

Irma still disrupting food industry

Nearly half of Florida is in the dark, with more than 7.4M homes and businesses without power following Hurricane Irma.<p>The storm, currently south of …

Business

Qatar in decent shape despite Saudi-backed blockade

After leading an IMF team on a week-long visit to Doha, Mohammed El Qorchi said the impact of the Saudi-led blockade had been mitigated by liquidity …

Qatar

ABB supports future of the Canadian food industry

<b>ABB to present at National Food Technology Event in Canada</b><p><b>Global</b> <b>automation and robotics expert</b><b>, ABB will be at the National Food Technology Event in</b> …

Engineering