Whole Foods in Chicago, Coke and Pepsi Fund Health Studies, Addictive Foods

This week on Lost in the Supermarket.

This week we talk about Whole Foods goal in opening a store in a low-income neighborhood on the south side of Chicago. Why health organizations took large sums of sponsorship money from soda giants. And there are 13 foods researchers say can be as addictive as drugs. 


October 21, 2016 Read More

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Cellular Agriculture May Just Be The Next Big Thing

Perfect Day might be a food company you have never heard of, but you will. They are part of a movement we have been talking about: Cellular Agriculture.

These companies fall under the category of cellular agriculture that use genetically engineered yeasts that have been ‘programmed’ to produce proteins and other ingredients found in plants or animals on an industrial scale, without harming any animals, and with considerably less impact on the…

October 21, 2016 Watch Video

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Forget Convenience, Meal Kits Biggest Plus Might Be Cutting Food Waste

Cooking with a meal kit may waste 62% less food than grocery store ingredients.

The U.S. meal kit delivery market is on track to generate approximately $1.5 billion in sales this year and grow to a multi-billion-dollar market over the next five years, according to a recent report by market research publisher Packaged Facts entitled Meal Kit Delivery Services in the U.S. 

October 20, 2016 Watch Video


Spooky Yet Healthy Black Foods 

Need a fun, festive Halloween prepared foods idea?

Need a fun, festive Halloween prepared foods idea? Serve primarily dark colored foods; use spooky black and deeply colored items to add a sense of drama to your prepared foods selection, and the best part? Deeply hued foods are bursting with health benefits. Read on for festive foods to…

October 20, 2016 Read More


Benefits of Bulk Buying

Buying in bulk saves a lot of things, money, waste, and the environment. Find out the benefits of bulk buying and more here.

Buying in bulk can be your best bet for getting the best deals, trying new foods, and creating less waste. The Bulk is Green Council (BIG), together with markets across the country are encouraging shoppers to indulge in bulk!…

October 19, 2016 Read More

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Want A Popsicle But Afraid To Lose Your Beach Spot? Combrr To The Rescue!

Gene Marks of the Washington Post reports that next summer, at least on NY’s Rockaway Beach all you will need is your iPhone to keep your perfect location secure and still get that ice cream that you desire.

Justin Harter and Mathew Blance-Stephanny own an ice-pop company called CitySticks whose mission is to provide a healthier, refreshing alternative to many frozen treats. to foster creativity in others. to educate and make a difference. They are focused on creating flavor combinations…

October 19, 2016 Watch Video

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