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Israel's Ruling That Heinz Isn't Ketchup Opens Up SERIOUS QUESTIONS

Foodbeast | Posted 08.25.2015 | Taste

Israel's definitely right in the fact that we may very well be drowning our foods in corn syrup, vinegar and sugar that happens to be red.

Mondelez: Why the Choice of a Name Is so Important

Ira Kalb | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
Ira Kalb

It has been over three years since Kraft spilt into two companies. The grocery group retained the Kraft brand identity -- calling itself Kraft Foods Group and kept the stock symbol KRFT. The snack foods group held a company contest to create a new name.

Your Ketchup Addiction Is Basically A Sugar Addiction

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 05.18.2015 | Healthy Living

Almost everything tastes better with ketchup. For some, fried foods and the like are mere vessels to transport the delight that is ketchup from pla...

Heinz Is About To Start A Mustard War

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 04.17.2015 | Taste

The kings of one wealthy dynasty, emboldened by a key alliance, have set their sights on a powerful rival's territory that's almost as lucrative as th...

Heinz Is Merging With Kraft Foods

AP | By MICHELLE CHAPMAN and CANDICE CHOI | Posted 05.25.2015 | Business

Kraft mac-n-cheese already goes pretty well with Heinz baked beans.

America, Are You Ready For Heinz Sriracha Ketchup?

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 02.09.2015 | Taste

2015 is off to a good start.

Climate Change This Week: 400,000 Call For Climate Action, Hottest August on Record and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 11.26.2014 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a package of bills to promote more CA electric cars, while New York Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled plans for $1 billion in energy retrofits for municipal buildings and pressuring landlords into reducing energy use.

Heinz Makes New, Important Animal Welfare Commitment

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 11.09.2014 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

While the company still has a ways to go before getting cage confinement entirely out of its egg supply, this is a decisive step forward to reduce the suffering of tens of thousands of animals.

6 Hilarious Food And Drink Product Fails

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.29.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

While the brand extensions we'll be taking a look at today might have made sense to some exhausted brand development executive somewhere, they certainly weren't hits with the general public.

The Power of the Private Sector to Save Lives

Tom Frieden, MD, MPH | Posted 04.10.2014 | Impact
Tom Frieden, MD, MPH

Good news travels fast. This week's announcement by CVS Caremark that they will stop selling tobacco products by October 1 was front-page news and a topic of conversation everywhere. My first thought? What a great example of a company voluntarily doing the right thing.

No Shame In That Game: Heinz Ketchup

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 10.01.2013 | Taste

Sometimes the best is the best and everyone else should just quit it.

6 Super Embarrassing Food Product Fails

The Daily Meal | Posted 08.20.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Hindsight's 20/20.

Rodent Fur Found In Ketchup

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.21.2013 | Business

A batch of Heinz ketchup made in Mexico and imported by Brazil in 2012 has been banned this week after Brazilian health officials detected rodent fur ...

Water Efficiency Saves Big Companies Millions | Posted 08.01.2013 | Green

A group of leading food and drink companies, including Heinz, Muller and Coca Cola, have curbed their water use by 16.1 per cent since 2007, saving mo...

Gale Force Winds of History Hit Mad Men, Which Still Finds the Time for Some Obvious Practical Lessons

William Bradley | Posted 06.15.2013 | Entertainment
William Bradley

This was a workmanlike episode, Mad Men moving some plot elements further into place, another chapter in Matt Weiner's novel for television, with some deft direction from series star Jon Hamm.

Heinz Beanz: Musical Fruit Gets Musical Spoon

Posted 04.03.2013 | Taste

A multi-sensory bean eating experience. No, seriously.

Heinz CEO To Get Huge Pay Out If He's Fired

Reuters | Posted 05.04.2013 | Business

March 4 (Reuters) - H.J. Heinz Co Chief Executive William Johnson would receive about $56 million if he gets terminated following th...

Ketchup Or Sequestration?

Rev. Seamus P. Finn, OMI | Posted 04.28.2013 | Business
Rev. Seamus P. Finn, OMI

In between the analysis and absorption of the impact of both these government actions, Warren Buffett, the sage of Omaha, announced his intentions to buy the H.J. Heinz, the beloved ketchup brand of most Americans, for $23 billion.

Criminal Investigation Launched Into Heinz

Reuters | Posted 02.20.2013 | Business

By Emily Flitter NEW YORK (Reuters) - The FBI is looking into possible insider trading in the options of ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co before its bl...

Eleazar David Melendez

New Era Of Big Deals Should Concern Consumers, Workers | Eleazar David Melendez | Posted 02.15.2013 | Business

A recent spate of mega-mergers is leading some on Wall Street to declare the era of big deals is back. Large transactions involving household-name com...

SEC Launches Insider Trading Probe Into Heinz

Reuters | Posted 04.17.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - U.S. securities regulators filed suit on Friday against unknown traders in the options of ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co, alleging they trade...

Dead Market Having Major Comeback

AP | CANDICE CHOI and JOSH FUNK | Posted 02.15.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- Warren Buffett and a fellow billionaire are teaming up to snap up the Heinz ketchup company, marking the food industry's biggest ever deal...

John Kerry Scores Big Win In Buffett-Heinz Deal

Posted 02.14.2013 | Business

Secretary of State John Kerry may have just scored a huge windfall thanks to Warren Buffett. Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital announc...

Taste Test: Heinz's New Ketchup

Posted 11.26.2012 | Home

We were immediately intrigued when we heard that Heinz was debuting a ketchup made with jalapenos. Heinz, easily the most well-known ketchup in the U....

Heinz Introduces Jalapeno-Flavored Ketchup

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.16.2012 | Home

We love Heinz Ketchup as much as anyone, but we'll be the first to admit that the condiment can be, well, a little boring. It's as if Heinz was readin...