Del Monte Pacific Sets $360 Mln Preferred Share Sale

Del Monte Pacific Ltd , which is publicly listed in Singapore and the Philippines, is looking to raise $360 million via the sale of preferred shares for debt refinancing, a regulatory filing showed on Friday.

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Navigating Food Ban, Russian Retailer Magnit Sees Profits Leap

Russia's biggest food retailer Magnit posted a forecast-beating 40 percent jump in third-quarter earnings on Friday after nimbly navigating an import ban and sticking with low prices despite surging inflation.

Inside An OAO Magnit Supermarket As Russia Bans Array Of U.S., EU Foods In Response

McDonald's Launches Online Campaign To Show Its Food Rots

It's not the kind of fact most food vendors want to showcase, but faced with sluggish demand for its burgers and criticism over preservatives in its products, McDonald's has launched a campaign to prove that its food does, indeed, rot.

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Hummus Nutrition Is Great For Weight Management

Hummus Nutrition Is Great For Weight Management

Hummus nutrition is good for weight management and the list of benefits to our bodies goes on.

Consume These Foods for Healthier Skin

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Based on statistics, about 20 percent of women are suffering from simple breakouts to serious acne problems in their 20's and 30's.

Cirrhosis Of The Liver Diet

Cirrhosis of the Liver Diet includes high amount of calories, carbohydrates and protein.

Cirrhosis of the liver diet includes limiting your sodium intake to nearly 2,000 milligrams a day or less.

India Sees Brazil As A "Role Model" In Beating Hunger

School Feeding Program in India

India has sent a mission to Mars, but maintains the "dubious distinction of being the world capital of malnutrition", a senior Indian official said Wednesday, adding that economic growth alone will not be enough to end hunger.

More Research, Regulation Needed On Energy Drinks

More research, regulation needed on energy drinks

A new review of the existing evidence suggests that energy drinks may represent a looming public health threat in Europe, especially for kids and young adults.

French Developer Of "Peanut Allergy Patch" Makes U.S. Debut

Peanut allergy is one of the most common causes of food-related anaphylaxis and affects about 2.8 million Americans, including 400,000 school-aged children.

French biotech firm DBV Technologies - developer of what it says is a breakthrough treatment for peanut allergy sufferers - makes its U.S. market debut on Wednesday, with a Nasdaq listing set to raise funds for further research.

Wet European Summer Dampens Heineken Beer Sales

A plastic container with empty bottles of Heineken beers are pictured among beer kegs outside a restaurant in Singapore August 29, 2012.

Heineken (HEIN.AS), the world's third-largest beer maker, reported lower than expected sales in the third quarter as Europeans drank less during a wet summer, but kept its forecast of improved profitability this year.

Food Biz

KFC Korea’s New Sandwich: What Happened To BREAD?

The latest KFC Korea stunt is a sandwich with no bread, but rather fried chicken “buns,” with a bacon-topped beef patty, not for the faints of heart

WE Shorts - Nesquik Girl Scouts Thin Mints & Caramel Coconut

Drink Girl Scout Cookies: Nestle Teams Up With Girl Scouts For New Delicious Beverages

Just as you read: you can now drink Girl Scout cookies! The Little Brownie Bakers (LBB) have teamed up with Nestle’s Nesquik for a new variety of drinks of Girl Scout cookies’ most famous flavors: Thin Mint and Caramel Coconut, available for a limited time for Cookie Monster types across America!

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Top Chef's Sensational Paul Qui Crowned Esquire's Chef of the Year

Paul Qui is definitely living the American dream. The Phillipines born chef based in Austin Texas was last night crowned Chef of the Year by Esquire magazine. The former Top Chef contestant and winner was lauded for his creative approach to cooking and his leadership skills in the kitchen.

Food Tech
A new study shows that enough Magnesium in your diet could save you from developing Diabetes.

Low Magnesium in Diet Linked to Diabetes Risk

A new study shows that enough Magnesium in your diet could save you from developing Diabetes. Magnesium is the fourth highest mineral in the body. This means, if you're not getting enough of it, you are exposing yourself to risk of getting type 2 Diabetes.

Lactose intolerance is a digestive disorder affecting 40 million Americans.

Lactose Intolerance: Know How to Manage Symptoms Before Digestive Disorder Hits You

Lactose Intolerance is the inability of a person to digest lactose, the sugar found in milk and other dairy products. The digestive disorder happens due to lack of lactase, the enzyme that breaks down lactose.

Baked doughnuts  are the best way to eat doughnuts-you slash tons of calories and fats.

Baked Doughnuts: Best Way to Eat Healthy Doughnuts

Baked doughnuts are the best way to eat doughnuts, not fried. This way of preparing doughnuts satisfies your cravings, yet takes out the guilt-feeling of eating the usual fried doughnuts. It is quick and easy recipe as you can bake it in as fast 30 minutes.

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