Dean Foods’ 4Q Profit Falls 24%, Earnings Forecast Weak

Dean Foods Co.’s fourth-quarter earnings fell 24% as the largest U.S. dairy processor and distributor by revenue was hurt by higher commodities costs.

Butter Produces Lower Blood Fats Than Olive Oil

February 11, 2010 Lund University

A new study at Lund University has shown that butter produces a significantly
lower increase in blood fats after a meal compared with olive oil and a new type
of rape- and linseed oil, particularly in men.

‘Dairy Department of the Future’ Launches At NGA Convention

Tomorrow’s dairy department will be on display Feb. 9 through 12 at the National Grocers Association 2010 Annual Convention and Supermarket Synergy Showcase in Las Vegas.

Dessert Lovers, Enjoy Your Next ‘Slice’ Without Paying The Price

February 10, 2010 General Mills

Yoplait light serves up new fantastic 100-calorie flavors to help outsmart temptation: Red Velvet Cake and Blueberry Pie – oh my!

Yakult Now In Colorado And New Mexico Grocery Stores

February 10, 2010 Yakult U.S.A. Inc.

Grocery chains Wal-Mart, Safeway, Albertsons, King Soopers, City Market and Smith’s (The Kroger Co.) in Colorado and New Mexico are now selling Yakult, a citrusy shot-sized probiotic drink aimed to help maintain a healthy digestive system.