Toufayan Family Continues Tradition of Giving Back for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 3, 2022 Toufayan Bakeries

Toufayan Bakeries, one of the largest family run bakeries in the US, is supporting local communities again this October by donating a portion of proceeds from 300,000 specially marked pink packages on two of their top-selling products to fund Breast Cancer research initiatives.

Seventeen Food Industry Groups Issue Report Underscoring Priorities and Recommendations Ahead of the White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition and Health

“As representatives of growers, manufacturers, retailers, and restaurants in the food industry, we fully support the goals of the White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition and Health to improve national nutrition-related health outcomes and increase food access for underserved communities.”

New Study Finds No Relationship Between High Intake of Refined Grain Foods and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

September 30, 2022 Grain Foods Foundation

A new study recently published Trends in Cardiovascular Medicine reveals that consuming high intakes of refined grain foods does not increase one’s risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD), coronary heart disease, heart attack, heart failure, or stroke. The study also calls for reflection on the Western dietary pattern and its consideration in future dietary recommendations.

Adrian Poretti Joins Hostess Brands as Chief Supply Chain Officer

September 30, 2022 Hostess Brands

Hostess Brands announced that Adrian Poretti has joined the company as chief supply chain officer (CSCO) effective immediately.

Maria and Ricardo’s Expands Distribution to New Grocery Store Chains Across the Country

September 29, 2022 Maria and Ricardo's

Maria and Ricardo’s, baker of high-quality, wholesome and delicious tortillas, today announced they have expanded its distribution throughout the country to include new major grocery store chains. The company will now be supplying select varieties of its better-for-you tortillas at most Sprouts Farmers Market, Shop Rite, and Wegmans locations.