Category Archives: Food & Beverage

UPDATE: McDonald’s Becomes the First Restaurant Company to Set Approved Science Based Target to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Company Expected to Prevent 150 Million Metric Tons of Emissions by 2030 OAK BROOK, Ill., March 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, McDonald’s announces it will partner with franchisees and suppliers to reduce greenhouse gas emissions related to McDonald’s restaurants and offices by 36% by 2030 from a 2015 base year in a new strategy […]

McDonald’s Becomes the First Restaurant Company to Set Approved Science Based Target to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Company Expected to Prevent 150 Million Metric Tons of Emissions by 2030 OAK BROOK, Ill., March 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, McDonald’s announces it will partner with franchisees and suppliers to reduce greenhouse gas emissions related to McDonald’s restaurants and offices by 36% by 2030 from a 2015 base year in a new strategy […]

First World Coffee Producers Forum plots roadmap to deal with common challenges

An Action Plan to be developed with specific goals, the conduction of an independent study, and the formation of a Committee with wide representation of different links of the global coffee chain stand out among the final resolutions adopted by the Forum, which ended Wednesday MEDELLIN, Colombia, July 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The first […]

Mérieux NutriSciences Relocates Canadian Food Testing Laboratory

Food Testing Lab Expands Offerings in Burnaby, British Columbia BURNABY, British Columbia, May 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mérieux NutriSciences, a leading international network of accredited food testing laboratories, announced today that it has moved one of its four Canadian food testing labs to a new, 24,000 square foot facility, just miles from its former […]

Sizing up the ‘short’ Pinoys

Did you know that Filipino shortness is not a racial or a genetic trait? It is true. Filipinos are short because of the impact of poverty and malnutrition on generations of Filipino children. Populations grow in height, and they can grow quickly when stable growing economies address and reduce poverty and improve nutrition for children.