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Pret A Manger Announces Chicken Welfare Commitment

2016-12-15 Pret A Manger, a popular restaurant chain with more than 70 locations in the U.S., has committed to landmark improvements for the welfare of chickens ...

Wendy's Pushing Forward with Sustainability Efforts

2016-12-06 Wendy's announced its partnership with the U.S.

Subway Makes Commitment to Sustainable Tuna

2016-11-29 Subway became the latest member of the International Pole & Line Foundation (IPNLF), the non-profit association that is committed to developing an...

Veggie Grill Scores $22M in Funding for Growth

2016-10-26 Veggie Grill announced the completion of a round of equity funding.

Could Climate Change Cost Us Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream?

2016-10-21 It can be difficult for some Americans and people around the globe to grasp the immediate dangers of climate change.

Long John Silver's Launches Multi-Platform Campaign

2016-08-17 Long John Silver’s this week debuted a new campaign designed to broaden the brand’s conversation with current and future customers using a variety of ...

Mintel Shows Shoppers Want Less Packaging, Less Waste

2016-08-03 As Americans take notice of increasingly strained global food resources, new research from Mintel reveals that 80 percent of U.S.

Better Brands To Launch Upbeet in Atlanta

2016-08-02 Better Brands is introducing Upbeet, its new fast-casual restaurant brand serving fresh, customizable food made with local and organic ingredients in ...

Modern Market To Open First D.C. Location

2016-07-14 Modern Market will open its first D.C. metro location in mid-August at 4930 Elm St. at Bethesda Row.

Menu Labeling Helps Advance Veggies to Center of the Plate

2016-06-16 At The Culinary Institute of America, pop-up restaurant Pangea serves as the school’s whiteboard for the vegetable revolution.