Sustainable Harvest pays smallholder coffee farmers a premium price while sharing with them its knowledge of the coffee business. Farmers learn how the coffee supply chain works – right up to the consumer's cup.
The nation's leading food companies have cut the number of calories in the food supply by 1.5 trillion, according to a recent release by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. There's just one problem: The data supporting the claim hasn't been published.
McDonald's has announced that it will commit to buying sustainable beef within the next two years. The shift comes as more consumers say they are willing to pay more for better quality beef.
Monster drinks investigation: The San Francisco city attorney and the New York state attorney general have partnered up to investigate if the maker of Monster drinks is directly marketing to kids. True or not, the frontline of the battle against bad foods for kids begins at home.
Business activity slowed in December with the overall non-manufacturing index falling to 53 from last months reading of 53.9.
A new IRS rule could cause the vast majority of restaurant owners to discontinue the practice of automatic gratuities. That's bad news for servers.