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Seattle Joins The Sugar Tax List

The Puget Sound Business Journal reports that the Seattle City Council approved a controversial tax on sugary drinks after adding exemptions for small businesses.

Jul 12, 2017 Watch Video

Columbia Missouri Puts Itself on the Agriculture Map

Columbia Public Schools has opened the doors of its new tower gardens which allow students to grow plants without soil.

Jul 11, 2017 Watch Video

Hartford Connecticut Leads the Way for Aquaponics

The Keney Park Sustainability Project, a program operated by the Family Day Foundation just received a $25,000 grant from CIGNA to cover the cost of 144 aquaponic growing tanks that use waste from perch to fertilize basil plants.

Jul 10, 2017 Watch Video

Beacons Have Been Touted For Years For Retail

London’s Gatwick Airport shows us how they are using 2000 beacons for 'more relevant' messaging.

Jul 07, 2017 Watch Video

Good Food = Good Earth

The “Plates, Pyramids, Planet” report evaluates government-issued food guidelines from across the globe.

Jul 06, 2017 Watch Video

More on Credible Organics

A new system to electronically certify imports of organic products and ingredients

Jul 05, 2017 Watch Video

Fancy Food Show 2017 Findings

What trends are staying the same and which new trends are coming our way?

Jun 30, 2017 Watch Video

In the Search to Build Your Grocerant?

It’s important to look at menu offerings and their origins.

Jun 29, 2017 Watch Video

Who Is Protecting Fast Food Workers?

The Labor Department has removed guidelines regarding the rights of franchise employees from its website.

Jun 28, 2017 Watch Video

McDonald's Delivery Move Won't Bring New Customers

The move could, however, bring profit.

Jun 27, 2017 Watch Video

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