General Mills will sell Green Giant, its frozen vegetable brand, along with sister brand Le Seuer, a line of canned vegetables, the company has announced. The $765 million cash deal will pass the struggling brands to B&G Foods Inc., which owns Pirate’s Booty, Mrs. Dash, Ortega, and a number of... Read more
The owners of five popular restaurants and bars in Boston have been accused of entering illegal “pay to play” deals — in which a company pays to keep its product in stock and keep smaller competitors at bay — with Craft Beer Guild LLC, a local beer distributor... Read more
Neal Brown, an Indianapolis chef who owns Pizzology Craft Pizza and Pub and the Libertine Liquor Bar, is offering $500 to the person who can find his favorite knife, one of four that was stolen from the trunk of his car in mid-August.
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In an interview with The New York Times, Alton Brown — author, television host, and longtime encyclopedic Food Network presence — shared some of his observations of contemporary food culture and its biggest blind spots.
For starters, Brown is tired of people who think the fact that they “love food... Read more
The frozen food sector has endured a steady decline across most of its segments, like entrées and pizza, and companies like Nestlé and ConAgra Foods — which owns Marie Callender’s and Banquet — are hard at work trying to turn things around.
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The New York Times has turned the classic idea of the recipe box into a slightly more high-tech option for the modern home cook, who is more likely to save a link than tear a page from a magazine — or actually write down a recipe on a designated notecard.... Read more
American school lunches can look a lot different from school lunches around the world — American kids are used to chicken nuggets, for example, while kids in Finland love hernekeitto, a green pea soup flavored with smoked pork.
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