Is This Ketchup Really Healthy?

Is This Ketchup Really Healthy?

Spotted in the wild – Hunt’s “100% Natural” Tomato Ketchup. The Con-Agra owned brand boast No preservatives, and No high fructose corn syrup on the front of pack. This is the copy on the back: “From the tomato experts: Hunt’s … Continue reading

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A Case For Reading Food Labels

A Case For Reading Food Labels

This is a guest blog post by Andrea Simon. I’m a compulsive food label reader. I’m that girl you see standing in the aisle at Trader Joe’s with a jar of applesauce in each hand, analyzing one’s nutrition facts against … Continue reading

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Manwich Sloppy Joe Sauce – Nutritious? [Inside the Label]

Manwich Sloppy Joe Sauce – Nutritious? [Inside the Label]

Sloppy Joes are an iconic American family meal dating back to the 1930′s. They are comprised of ground beef, tomato sauce, onions, and seasoning, all inside a hamburger bun. In this era of minimum preparation at the kitchen, most consumers … Continue reading

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“100 Calories Less” Campaign by Con-Agra

“100 Calories Less” Campaign by Con-Agra

Con-Agra, the food industry powerhouse with brands such as Chef Boyardee, Hunt’s, Hebrew National, Marie Callender’s, and Healthy Choice, announced this week a new public awareness campaign urging Americans to consume 100 calories less in a day. Using “proprietary research”, … Continue reading

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More PR from ADA’s Expo: Beech-Nut “Advancing Nutrition”; Con-Agra Canned Tomatoes

More PR from ADA’s Expo: Beech-Nut “Advancing Nutrition”; Con-Agra Canned Tomatoes

The American Dietetic Association’s Annual Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo is a launchpad for companies’ new nutritional products and findings. Here are two additional announcements. Beech-Nut, the baby-food underdo, has pledged it’s commitment to babies’ nutrition and health by … Continue reading

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