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(VIDEO) ConAgra On Addressable TV: Driven By People, Not Media

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.04.2016 | Home
Andy Plesser

NAPERVILLE, IL - Having used addressable television advertising for almost three years to better target certain consumers, ConAgra has established dee...

Bridging the Gap Between Summer & Hunger

Linda Novick O'Keefe | Posted 06.30.2016 | Home
Linda Novick O'Keefe

When we think about summer, many of us think about baseball games, BBQs and family vacations. For some families, summer can also be a time of uncertainty and hunger. Feeding and taking care of the people that need help in our own country, in our own communities, has always been important to me.

The Biggest Food Trends Of 2015

Posted 06.09.2015 | Home
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If you are a jeggings-wearing, Skrillex-listening, hashtagging type of person, you know what it means to be on top of the newest fads. But even if you...

Reminder: Millions Of Kids Dread Summer For Devastating Reason

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 05.27.2014 | Home

Kid President is baaack. And while he’s as cute as ever, the mini leader has delivered his most sober message yet. In anticipation of summer, eve...

Is Trader Joe's Orchestrating A Peanut Butter Pretzel Monopoly?

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 02.21.2014 | Home

The famous Trader Joe's peanut-butter pretzel may be salty and sweet, but one California company is quite bitter about the snack's dominance. Maxim...

The Food Ties That Bind: The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2013 Conference

Andy Bellatti | Posted 01.25.2014 | Home
Andy Bellatti

Dietitians for Professional Integrity released "The Food Ties That Bind," a report that details the messaging Big Food shared with dietitians at 2013 Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo.

Outsourcing Food Inspection Is Too Hard to Swallow

Donald Cohen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Donald Cohen

American public institutions have a long track record of keeping our food disease-free. Yet as this service is increasingly outsourced to for-profit corporations, it is leading to repeated oversight failures that have caused illness and even death.

An Interview with Melanie Warner of Pandora's Lunchbox

Bettina Elias Siegel | Posted 06.15.2013 | Home
Bettina Elias Siegel

"On occasions when they ask why they can't have Cheetos, Froot Loops or yogurt in a tube I tell them it's because these things aren't real food. They taste good, but they don't help their bodies grow strong or give them big muscles."

Why Bread Is No Longer Rising

Rozanne Gold | Posted 12.31.2012 | Home
Rozanne Gold

I was struck by a fascinating web post this week reporting that, as a country, we're consuming sharply declining amounts of wheat products. Given the vast numbers of Big Macs, Subway sandwiches and Domino's pizzas we buy every day, it seemed counterintuitive.

Hebrew National Hot Dogs Not Kosher, Lawsuit Claims

Reuters | Posted 08.19.2012 | Home

* ConAgra sued for alleged deception * Eleven consumers fault meat processing procedures * ConAgra says stands behind He...

Congressman Jared Polis Revisits 'Pizza = School Food Vegetable'

Bettina Elias Siegel | Posted 07.16.2012 | Home
Bettina Elias Siegel

The agricultural spending bill that gutted the pizza rule will expire at the end of the current fiscal year, i.e, September 2012, creating an opportunity to revisit the issue.

How Jewel Inspires

S.Z. Berg | Posted 05.13.2012 | Home
S.Z. Berg

It wasn't like Jewel was trying to "make it" when it happened. She was just trying to make it from one meal to the next. No, her hunger wasn't for fame, it was the real hunger, the kind that having the misfortune of being born into poverty brings.

ConAgra's Bait-And-Switch

Posted 11.07.2011 | Home

About a month ago, HuffPost Food, along with many food bloggers, received an email from the PR agency Ketchum. Our invitation read: We would like t...

Cooking Oil Maker Sued Over Fishy 'All-Natural' Claims

Posted 10.25.2011 | Home

A class action lawsuit has been filed against ConAgra Foods regarding the company's use of the term "all-natural" in the packaging and advertising for...

Food Giant And Hunger Charity Join Forces To Solve Child Hunger

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Up to one in four children in the U.S. go to bed hungry every night. That is the message ConAgra and Feeding America, with the help of Al Roker, hav...

America's Problem of Child Hunger (Video)

Vicki B. Escarra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Vicki B. Escarra

Child hunger is a crisis in America and as long-term unemployment and under-employment continue, a greater number of children will go without enough to eat.

Oil Market Manipulation has Crude Prices Sky High

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Raymond J. Learsy

The current price of crude taken together with the country's jobless rate makes no sense at all. Clearly the price of oil has lost all ballast to the dynamic of supply and demand.

Nutritionism: The Numbers Game That Doesn't Add Up To Good Health

Kerry Trueman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kerry Trueman

I'm not out to mock Julia Louis-Dreyfus's apparent hypocrisy, here. What really galls me about Healthy Choice is what it represents: the triumph of that dubious dietary trend, "nutritionism."

A Darker Shade of Green

Elissa Altman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Home
Elissa Altman

It's been a bang-up week in the increasingly green world we food professionals inhabit. To start, New York Times contributor Alessandra Staley brillia...

Food Companies Suspected Of Jacking Up Prices For Military Suppliers

Wall Street Journal | Glenn R. Simpson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Prominent American food companies are under scrutiny in a federal probe of possible fraud and corruption in the military's food-supply operations for ...