Food And Beverage Press Releases

Premier Culinary and Management Competition to Kick off for Kansas High School Students

The Kansas ProStart Invitational, a restaurant management and culinary arts competition, will bring in more than 100 Kansas high school students to compete for scholarships and a spot at nationals. Sponsored by the Kansas Restaurant and Hospitality Association Educational Foundation (KRHAEF), this year's event will be held Tuesday, March 3-4 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Wichita Airport.

TraceGains 2015 Customer Conference Provides Training Opportunities

TraceGains, the leading automated supplier, compliance, and regulatory document management solution for the food supply chain, is hosting the second annual Customer Conference customers of TraceGains. The event will be at Hyatt Denver, CO on March 4-5.

Rebecca McKee, of the 13th Child Autism & Behavioral Coaching, Inc., Starts KickStarter Campaign to Fund the Creation of a Cookbook for Cooks with Special Needs - 'Ready to Go Recipes for Cooks with Autism Spectrum Disorder'

LogoBook Design is needed for a Cookbook for people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It is written in task analysis format for ease and independence. All recipes are gluten free & dairy free.

China's Soup Market to Grow Nearly 9% Annually Through 2017

The rate of growth in China’s Soup market exhibited between 2007 and 2012 will positively increase between 2013 and 2017, according to the new report, “The Future of the Soups Market in China to 2017.” It forecasts an average Y-o-Y growth of 8.97 percent between 2013 and 2017, by which time the market will value IN billion (CNY 747.4).

Membership with the United States Personal Chef Association Comes with Liability Insurance

LogoInsurance is extremely important to have when running a business, however, insurance categories offer very little options for Personal Chefs. Often times, coverage through local insurance agents will categorize a Personal Chef as a catering operation or a general business liability, which can become expensive because the insurance covers items Personal Chefs do not necessarily use or need coverage for. For this reason, the United States Personal Chef Association (USPCA) has created a unique program that allows all active USPCA members to participate and receive basic liability insurance coverage.

Send a Red Ribbon Cake This Graduation Season with PhilFastFood.com

LogoGraduation is just around the corner. In as little as a month, parents in the Philippines would probably see their beloved sons and daughters don their graduation toga and go to the stage to claim their diploma. For most parents, this is a very memorable event for it does not only signal the end of their problems in getting their child to school but also because it shows that their child has now turned into an adult who is ready to take on the world.

Coconuts and Food Allergens Addressed by AIB at TraceGains Webinar

LogoIn the recent TraceGains webinar about food allergens, one of the attendees asked, “Is coconut considered a tree nut?” Stephanie Lopez, Food Safety Services Innovation at AIB International, VP Food Safety Services Innovation at AIB International the guest speaker answered, “From a regulatory stand point for an allergen labeling stand point: yes. Coconut is a tree nut. There has been push back from the scientific community saying that it is not a tree nut, but for an allergen stand point the FDA is saying it is a tree nut. It would have to be treated as a separate allergen from your other tree nuts.”

Popeye's on Lake Geneva Participating in Dine out for Disaster Relief

LogoPopeye’s on Lake Geneva will participate in the American Red Cross’s Dine Out for Disaster Relief by donating 10% of their total restaurant sales on March 27th, 2014. Now in it’s 7th year, Dine out for Disaster Relief is set to raise $40,000 for local American Red Cross emergency relief and life-saving preparedness programs. Popeye’s on Lake Geneva is proud to join forces with food establishments across Wisconsin and parts of Michigan to support the American Red Cross’s efforts in their community.

Gourmet Food Company Presents French 75 Recipe for the Oscars

LogoJohn Wm. Macy's CheeseSticks presents a recipe for French 75 to serve while people watch the Oscars. Often award shows such as the Oscars encourage people to celebrate. It is the type of occasion when it is fun to serve cocktails featuring champagne, such as the French 75.

Owen Brothers Catering Is Eager to Declare the Launching New Spring Working Lunch Menus

LogoOwen Brothers Catering is eager to declare the launching of their new spring working lunch menus for the advantage of their patrons as well as the conscientious office employees in London.

SmartOrder Makes Restaurant Management Easier

SmartOrder System adds a new dimension of a Point of Sales that works towards enhancement of the services managed at a restaurant. There has been growing concerns across the world to keep the costs on the lower side while enhancing the management. The product offered by SmartOrder System comes with a set of features which manages orders of the customers, and centralizes all set of activities in the management of the restaurant. The product is bundled with features which make it usable by the managers, customers, and the employees of the organization.

The Eucalyptus Restaurant in Israel Returns to Defend Title at 17th Annual CousCous Fest

Couscous is a traditional Berber dish with North African origins that has since been popularized throughout the Middle East and eventually throughout the whole world. The dish can be made with such infinite variety that every year, Italy hosts the annual CousCous Fest to allow nations from all over the world to compete to create the best CousCous. Last year, Israel was the winner, and the representatives for the nation were chosen from the popular Eucayptus Restaurant in the Artists Colony, Jerusalem.

Wakaya Perfection Enables Customers to Enjoy All the Benefits of Organic Ginger Tea

LogoNowadays, people are very health conscious. Wakaya Perfection looks over all the needs of their customers to provide the best solutions using the benefits of ginger. Get relief from cold, flu, allergies and more with Wakaya Perfection's organic ginger tea.

Low Cost Right Angle Planetary Gearboxes for Size Restricted Applications

LogoMotion Marketplace is a California based distributor of motion control products. They have just expanded their line of planetary gearboxes, and now offer an exclusive line of high precision low cost right angle gearboxes. This line of economical planetary gearboxes offers the industries highest torque ratings, with four planets used in the output stage to boost the load capacity. This line is ideal for the most size restricted complex applications.

Imminent Food Labeling Changes Focus of TraceGains Webinar Wednesday

LogoTraceGains’ will host a webinar on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 12:00 pm EST co-presented by Elizabeth (Beth) Johnson, MS, RD, founder and principal of Food Directions LLC, a boutique government relations firm headquartered in Washington, D.C.

Bulk Bag Company Makes It Simple to Store Paleo Foods

LogoHalsted Bag carries all types of bulk bags to store a variety of food products. People setting up a Paleo pantry filled with grain-free staples often buy food in bulk. From nuts to almond flour, an array of basics can be kept on-hand in bulk containers.

Public House NYC Announces Specials for 2014

LogoPublic House NYC is pleased to announce specials for 2014. The bar, located right near Grand Central Station, is the perfect place for March Madness festivities. Call Lynette or Nicole now at 212-682-3710 to grab a table before they’re gone. Come celebrate on any NCAA tournament game day with $35 unlimited wings, Bud, and Bud Light, or go big with a $20 bucket of Bud, Bud Light, and Miller Lite. Fans can come support their favorite teams and have a great time with these unbeatable deals. When patrons fill out a bracket they are automatically entered to win an iPad.

TraceGains Attends GFSI Global Food Safety Conference Next Week

LogoTraceGains, a full service supplier, compliance, and regulatory document management solution, will be attending the GFSI Global Food Safety Conference on February 26-28, 2014 at the Hilton Anaheim, CA. Over the three days of plenary and breakout sessions, industry leaders will be exposed to new ideas and perspectives on managing food safety shared by great speakers and experienced food safety professionals. Sessions are designed to inform about the latest developments in the industry and to challenge attendee’s thinking in this ever changing world. Networking breaks, exhibition and social events of the conference provide a unique opportunity to connect, conduct business and exchange valuable up-to-date information with industry peers in a professional environment. The Global Food Safety Conference is a unique annual event that brings together over 800 leading food safety specialists from over 50 countries to advance food safety globally. TraceGains (www.tracegains.com) provides food and beverage manufacturers and distributors with a web-based, full-service supplier, compliance, and regulatory document management solution that automates and streamlines processes to convert static documents into actionable data. With a network of more than 5,000 supplier members and more than 250 deployment sites, TraceGains offers an ever-expanding database of suppliers, purchased items, and documents that companies can leverage to improve product quality, accelerate product development, and meet regulatory and audit pressures. TraceGains not only digitizes all incoming documents, making them easily searchable, but also extracts critical data and analyzes them against customer-specific business and compliance rules, alerting stakeholders to any non-compliance. TraceGains’ automated solution assures companies that documentation is up to date, organized, and searchable, making companies 365 Audit Ready. TraceGains’ customers boast a four to six month return on their investment. Recently, TraceGains was listed as one of Food Logistics Top 100 software and technology providers. Follow TraceGains on Twitter at @tracegains.

Introducing Phoenix Drops Wild American Ginseng Extract from Jing Herbs

JingHerbs.com, the world’s most trusted authority in the art and science of Chinese Tonic Herbs, announces the release of its very limited edition 2013 Vintage Phoenix Drops.

Wohl Associates Acquires Daycon Mechanical Systems Rotating Drum Seasoner

Wohl Associates, Inc. has announced an increase in used food processing machinery available for purchase. From used rotating drum seasoners to conveyors, Wohl continues to find used mechanical processing units for production manufacturers looking to save money on a quality machine.

Kuisiware Grill Gloves Serves Discount on Released Heat Resistant Gloves

Kuisiware, the newest player in innovative kitchen products and utensils, have recently launched their flagship grill gloves product, simply called as the Kuisiware Heat Resistant Gloves. Kuisiware refer to this pair as the ‘Super Glove’ of all oven gloves because of its superb features. These heat resistent gloves can withstand extreme heat, feature an improved silicone flexi-grip, offer better protection for the hands, and come with a lifetime warranty.

Founder Malin Hess and Team Seek Support via Indiegogo to Save Children from Water Borne Illness

LogoEven in the 21st century, 4,000 children under five years old are still dying in the world every day from water-born illnesses. Human beings can create this wonderful world of technology, yet they can't lift those suffering out of poverty.

Mike Geary's Top 101 Foods That Fight Aging - What Are These Foods Really?

Everyone wants to stop the process of aging as they want to be young forever and of course live for eternity. But that can’t be done for obvious reasons. However, the process of aging can be slowed down by performing various physical and mental exercises and most importantly, eating a healthy and balanced diet. The one who eats healthy foods gets the right proportion of all the nutrients required by a human body. But what are the foods that are considered “healthy?” The secret is contained in a book by Mike Geary and Catherine Ebeling. The publication is called “The Top 101 Foods That Fight Aging.” The authors claim that they have come together to make a good eating manual that resists the natural process of aging of the body.

ZOFT Produces Custom Range of Sweet Candy Gifts for Sweethearts This Valentine's Day

How St. Valentine’s Day came about is something of a mystery- some believe it replaces the pagan feast of Lupercalia, some believe it is because birds begin to couple off in February ready for the first sign of spring. Others believe it is simply because St. Valentine died on that day. Whatever the reason, from Chaucer to Butler, celebrating courtly love on this day has been a tradition beloved by literature, and now by businesses too, as they can profit from the desire to express love in all sorts of novel ways. ZOFT Gum Company is now offering the means to create heart shaped mints and candies to give the gift of sweet candy to sweethearts.

TraceGains Was Ahead of the Curve Addressing Food Safety Audit HACCP Issues

LogoIn conjunction with some food safety audit survey findings, TraceGains looked at how fortelling those results were in the food industry. Last year, TraceGains welcomed food safety expert, Debby Newslow, President, D.L. Newslow & Associates, Inc. to discuss how food manufacturers can create an ‘Approved Supplier Program’ as a prerequisite for a successful HACCP program.

Imminent Food Labeling Changes Addressed in Upcoming TraceGains Webinar

LogoThere are large implications for food manufacturers as the entire food production industry is facing proposed labeling changes that can affect packaging design, ingredient choices, sourcing decisions, as well as confuse consumers. TraceGains’ will host a webinar on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 12:00 pm EST co-presented by Elizabeth (Beth) Johnson, MS, RD, founder and principal of Food Directions LLC, a boutique government relations firm headquartered in Washington, D.C.

TraceGains Was Ahead of the Curve Addressing Food Safety Audit HACCP Issues

LogoIn conjunction with some food safety audit survey findings, TraceGains looked at how fortelling those results were in the food industry. Last year, TraceGains welcomed food safety expert, Debby Newslow, President, D.L. Newslow & Associates, Inc. to discuss how food manufacturers can create an ‘Approved Supplier Program’ as a prerequisite for a successful HACCP program.