Nestle Will Drop Claims Of Health Benefit In Drink

According to a recent Nestl ad campaign aimed at parents, a drink called Boost Kid Essentials was so good for children that it could keep them from getting colds and missing school.

Americans Wasting Billions Tossing Food Mistakenly Believed To Be Spoiled

July 14, 2010 ShelfLifeAdvice.com

Today, ShelfLifeAdvice.com and Harris Interactive released a surprising new study revealing that 76 percent of U.S. consumers mistakenly believe certain foods are unsafe to eat after the date printed on the packaging has passed. In fact, food scientists agree that most foods, if stored properly, can be safely consumed for days or even weeks past the package date.

Wall Street Reform And The Price Of Milk

Congress is expected to finally pass the massive Wall Street reform bill later this week. And the lobbyists have already moved on to their next line of attack: The regulators who will issue the hundreds of new rules called for in the legislation.

G. Willi-Food Introduces New Kosher Ice-Cream (Italian “Gelato”) Category

G. Willi-Food International Ltd. (NASDAQ: WILC) (“Willi-Food”), a global food company specializing in the development, manufacture, marketing and international distribution of kosher foods, today announced that it has introduced to the market a new category of “GELATO” – kosher Italian ice-cream products, to enhance its already substantial product lineup.

Jewel-Osco Vs. Name Brands: Strawberry Yogurt

Not everyone can afford to shop at Whole Foods. Not everyone can even afford to buy the name brand products at the local Jewel-Osco (or whatever the neighborhood supermarket is). Fortunately for everyone involved, generic products supply a worthy alternative to other pricey options.