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McNugget Makeover? McDonald's Tests 'Simpler' Recipe

CORPORATE | Apr 27
McDonald's wants to take some of the mystery ingredients out of Chicken McNuggets.

Vermont to Target 'Willful Violations' of GMO Labeling Law

FINANCE | By Lisa Rathke | Apr 13
As Vermont is set to become the first state in the country on July 1 to require the labeling of foods containing genetically modified ingredients, the state's attorney general says his office will enforce the law by targeting "willful violations."

Shellfish Behavior: US Lobster Industry at Odds with Sweden

CORPORATE | By Patrick Whittle | Apr 13
Sweden has asked the European Union to bar imports of live American lobsters into the 28-nation bloc, saying the crustaceans could spread disease and overwhelm the smaller European variety by outcompeting them for food.

BPA Found in Food Cans, Study Finds

HEALTH | Apr 12
It was in every Campbell's product sampled, 71 percent of Del Monte products and half of General Mills cans.

Chipotle Using Freebies to Fight Eeriness of Empty Stores

CORPORATE | By Candice Choi | Mar 18
Chipotle is giving away free burritos to combat the eeriness of empty stores and to convince people that its food is safe.

Senate Effort to Block Food Labeling of Modified Food Stalls

CORPORATE | By Mary Clare Jalonick | Mar 17
Senate Republican efforts to stop mandatory labeling of genetically modified foods have stalled.

Campari Adds Grand Marnier to Its Portfolio of Drink Brands

CORPORATE | Mar 16
Italian spirits maker Campari group has reached a deal to add the French liquor Grand Marnier to its growing portfolio.

Why "Ultra-Processed" Foods Pose Health Hazards

FOOD/DRINK | Mar 12
Those include packaged breads, cookies, soda and frozen meals.

Daily Fantasy Sports Sites Support Illinois Regulation Plan

CORPORATE | By Ashley Lisenby | Feb 28
A trade association for online daily fantasy sports sites said Thursday it supports an Illinois House plan to regulate online sports betting as the sites' legality has been challenged in the state and around the country.

Making Soda Cool: Coke, Pepsi Try Giving Soda Hipster Appeal

CORPORATE | By Candice Choi | Feb 21
Coke and Pepsi want to shake their Big Gulp image and cultivate a more hipster appeal. The two soda giants are trying to rehabilitate soda's cheap image and fetch higher prices as Americans keep cutting back on sugary fizz.

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