General Mills

Cancer-Causing Weed Killer Ingredient Found In Kids' Breakfast Cereals

Cheerios, Lucky Charms and more were found to contain glyphosate, a common weed killer ingredient<p>Testing done by a nonprofit that says it wants to …

Pesticides

Parents Home

A controversial chemical is present in oats and oat-based cereals in amounts that may be harmful to kids, according to a new report from Environmental Working Group (EWG). The chemical, called glyphosate, is the active ingredient in Roundup, the most commonly used weed killer in the U.S.<p>EWG had …

Pesticides

Traces Of Weed-Killing Chemical Linked To Cancer Found In Some Oat-Based Foods, Study Reports

Some cereals tested had three times over the amount of glyphosate that is safe.<p>Findings recently reported by a study revealed that traces of a …

Glyphosate

Controversial Organisation Says There's Weed Killer in Your Breakfast. Here's What You Need to Know

Oh no, not the cereal!<p>"Weedkiller found in wide range of breakfast foods aimed at children", states one headline. And you know what – it's right.<p>But …

Health

Traces of Weed Killer Found in Cheerios and Quaker Oats Oatmeal

• New analysis has found traces of glyphosate, the Monsanto-produced herbacide that is the main ingredient in weed-killer Roundup and has been linked to cancer in humans, in a slew of breakfast cereals such as Cheerios, reports the <i>New York Times</i>. This news comes two years after Quaker Oats was hit …

Truffles

You Don’t Need to Worry About Roundup in Your Breakfast Cereal

No one wants to eat Monsanto’s weed killer. But a new report dramatically exaggerates the danger of the trace amounts detected.<p>No one wants a …

Tech Trends

CRISIL ratings for Indian debt instruments-Aug 17

© Reuters. CRISIL ratings for Indian debt instruments-Aug 17<p>Aug 17 (Reuters) - Below are the ratings awarded by Credit Rating Information Service of …

India

Albert Gallmon gives spiritual guidance as Minneapolis endures racial strife

The heat of summer extends beyond weather in the Minneapolis and St. Paul area. In the past two years, the Twin Cities have been rocked by police …

Justice

Thursday Wake-Up Call: Google opens a database of (some) political ads. Plus, the latest on Twitter and Alex Jones

Welcome to Ad Age's Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. <i>You can get an audio version of this briefing</i> …

Alex Jones

As Cereal Habits Change, Food Manufacturers Adapt

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) —</b> Cereal revenue has plateaued in the past five years, according to industry analysts, and the way people eat it is changing.The …

Nutrition

Weedkiller found in wide range of breakfast foods aimed at children

Significant levels of the weedkilling chemical glyphosate have been found in an array of popular breakfast cereals, oats and snack bars marketed to US children, a new study has found.<p>Tests revealed glyphosate, the active ingredient in the popular weedkiller brand Roundup, present in all but two of …

Environment

General Mills Responds to Report of Cancer-Linked Chemical Found in Its Cereals

After a report was released on Wednesday claiming that popular cereals like Cheerios and Lucky Charms were found to contain traces of glyphosate, a …

Pesticides

The weed-killing chemical at the heart of a Monsanto lawsuit was found in Cheerios. Here's how worried you should be

Last week, a jury in San Francisco ordered Monsanto to pay $289 million in damages to a school groundskeeper who developed cancer after years of using Roundup, the company's popular herbicide. On the heels of the trial outcome, The Environmental Working Group published a scary-sounding report that …

Pesticides

This week in deals: Pub subs on sale, and the best savings at Publix, Winn-Dixie for Aug. 16-23

I’m going start with it: Chicken tender Pub subs are on sale this week.<p>It’s like a Florida holiday when Publix chicken tender subs are $6.99. …

Tampa Bay

Report Finds Traces of a Controversial Herbicide in Cheerios and Quaker Oats

An environmental research and advocacy group has found traces of a controversial herbicide in Cheerios, Quaker Oats and other breakfast foods that it says could increase cancer risk for children.<p>The report comes amid longstanding debate about the safety of the chemical glyphosate, which federal …

Pesticides

Claims of Herbicide in Cereal Are Back in the News

A consumer advocacy organization called the Environmental Working Group (EWG) recently released a report raising concerns about the presence of an herbicide in breakfast foods. The group tested more than 40 oat-based products from several companies and called out by name <b>PepsiCo</b>'s (NASDAQ: PEP) …

Glyphosate

3 Stocks for Warren Buffett Fans

If you like the Oracle's style, these stocks are for you.<p>Warren Buffett built much of his fortune investing in high-quality companies. He stuck to …

Investing

Group finds weed-killing chemical in dozens of breakfast foods

A widely-used herbicide that has been labeled as a carcinogen by some organizations has been found in a number of breakfast foods, a new study …

Glyphosate

What Do Investors Need To Know About General Mills Inc’s (NYSE:GIS) Future?

Since General Mills Inc (NYSE:GIS) released its earnings in May 2018, the consensus outlook from analysts appear bearish, with earnings expected to …

Investing

This Sell-Off Isn't Special - Cramer's Mad Money (8/15/18)

<b>Stocks discussed on the in-depth session of Jim Cramer's Mad Money TV Program, Wednesday</b><b>, August 15.</b><p>As the global markets sell off, Cramer said it's …

Investing

Facebook clears Crimson Hexagon of abusing user data

Facebook has given a clean bill of health to Crimson Hexagon, the data analytics firm that set off alarm bells over a Russian client with ties to the …

Social Media

Can Kellogg's Provide You A Long-Lasting Breakfast?

<i>This article has been written by Olivier Gélinas for Dividend Stocks Rock.</i><p>After surprising investors last year with its earnings, Kellogg’s tries to …

Investing

Oatmeal, breakfast foods contain unsafe amounts of cancer-linked weed killer, report says

A number of popular breakfast foods, including cereals, granola bars and instant oats, were tested and found to contain potentially dangerous amounts of cancer-linked glyphosate, the main ingredient in weed killer.<p>The Environmental Working Group (EWG), an environmental advocacy organization that …

Glyphosate

Should coffee come with cancer warnings? California says no

In every cup of coffee, there is a chemical linked to cancer.<p>That undisputed fact led a Los Angeles judge to rule this spring that coffee companies …

Los Angeles

The new marketing science of targeting

I wanted to share important news about a <b>new and</b> <b>unique model</b> I am offering to the industry…one that provides accurate <b>pre-campaign estimates of the</b> …

Marketing

Live Nation hires Amy Marks to head up integrated brand sponsorship practices

Live Nation Entertainment has hired Amy Marks as its first executive vice president, head of integrated marketing for Live Nation’s media and …

Marketing Strategy

Tesla chief Elon Musk imploding?

After CEO Elon Musk announced possible plans to take Tesla private in a Twitter post, experts have been scratching their heads, with some saying the seemingly rash decision has hurt his credibility among the business community.<p>“From a brand-reputation perspective, this does feel like a misstep,” …

Elon Musk

The Roundup Chemical Found Responsible for Cancer Might Also Be in Your Oatmeal

In a landmark ruling last Friday, a California Superior Court ordered Monsanto to pay $289 million in damages to a groundskeeper after a jury agreed …

Liberal View

Kraft Heinz gives legacy brands a healthy makeover to stay relevant

The company has introduced organic and no-added-sugar varieties of Capri Sun and byproduct-free Oscar Mayer hot dogs to entice health-conscious …

Kraft Heinz

Research brief: UMN researchers use green gold to rapidly detect and identify harmful bacteria

Researchers from the University of Minnesota (UMN) have developed a method to screen and identify harmful or antibiotic-resistant bacteria within one …

One-Step