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(NEXSTAR) – It all started with targeted advertising on Instagram – as do a lot of my online shopping adventures these days. There was a new app that extended the service to the area where I live in Los Angeles that would allow me to pick up leftover food from restaurants, grocery stores, cafes, and …

AUSTIN, MINN. – Jacinth Smiley has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Hormel Foods Corp. She will succeed James N. Sheehan, who plans to retire at the end of the year after 43 years with the company. Ms. Smiley joined Hormel Foods earlier this year as the group’s vice president of …

(© Ross A Benson) The new owners of the site that formerly housed Viva Rancho Cantina plan to set up a welcoming restaurant in the city with authentic Mexican cuisine. Alonso Arellano and his wife, Elsa Arellano, have worked in the food and beverage industry for 20 years and recently purchased the building located at …

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 10:39 AM The Des Moines area religious council will begin a mobile pantry on Wednesday with help from the Amerigroup Foundation. According to a press release, a donation of $ 10,000 from the foundation will help DMARC deliver the mobile pantry at CareMore Health’s Des Moines Care Center, 1530 Euclid Ave. …

It might not be a white Christmas, but it’s already on ice as more shoppers fill their freezers with party foods, turkey and other festive delicacies amid fears of another troubled end of the year. Sales of frozen turkey nearly doubled, frozen stuffing increased by a fifth, and sales of pre-baked frozen buns and other …

British farmers are being forced to cut production next year due to a massive labor shortage that has resulted in an ‘unprecedented’ amount of food being landfilled in 2021. The food supply crisis is expected to come at a time when imports of products from the EU are under increased pressure due to the introduction …

Support local journalism Your subscription makes our reporting possible. {{featured_button_text}} The food business center will be used as a food business incubator, offering food truck services, a point source of locally grown produce and a community education kitchen. The project is expected to create 28 to 38 full-time positions, according to the governor’s office. “It’s …

PITTSBURGH – Barchemy, a manufacturer of custom-formulated chocolate and confectionery ingredients for the nutritional bar, bakery, confectionery and ice cream industries, has launched a dedicated chocolate production line without allergens in its manufacturing plant in Donora, Pennsylvania. The new line was added as part of a 40,000 square foot expansion of the facility and creates …

JACKSON, Mississippi (WLBT) – A number of businesses located near Meadowbrook Road in Jackson have recently been robbed. Soul Wired Café owner Stacey Winters said she saw businesses move elsewhere because of the crime. When Winters got her stimulus check last summer, she put it all into building a food truck. But last week, her …

CHAMPAGNE – Sunday was a special day for Drew Smith and his family. During the hot spring, summer and fall seasons, the family would pull their 36-inch Blackstone flat-top barbecue out of the garage and light it in their driveway. Drew then began to make burgers – what he called “smashburgers”, the art of pressing …