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Earnings Update: Walmart and Ahold Delhaize Post Strong Quarterly Sales

WALMART Walmart beat expectations for same-store sales growth, as an early start to the holiday…

New City Farming Projects Aim to Address Economic, Climate Crises

A new series of projects will build multistory greenhouses inside affordable housing developments to provide…

Farmers Likely to Take a Hit Following a Profitable 2020

Prior to this week’s extreme weather in the south, the USDA was already projecting that…

Nestle’s Sale of Water Brands Signifies Key Change in Philosophy

Nestle has agreed to sell its regional spring water brands, purified water business and beverage delivery…

Rising Costs Pushing Meat Producer Prices Higher

The world will soon pay more for meat as food inflation deepens. Livestock farmers are…

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The Newest Plant-Based Innovation: A Vegan KitKat

Next Valentine’s Day, plant-based consumers will have even more chocolate options, thanks to Nestle’s latest…

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New Bills Could Provide Assistance to Black Farmers

Each February, Black History Month not only celebrates the achievements of African Americans, but also…

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Shifting Retail Trends Hurting Chocolatiers Despite Strong Chocolate Market

To no one’s surprise, the consumption of chocolate and other comfort food is on the…

Sales Data Show Rise in Popularity of Healthier Beverages

While sales data show beverage companies, like many other businesses, are struggling because of the…

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Foodservice Distributors Heavily Impacted by COVID-19

Sysco Corp.’s fiscal second-quarter results came in below analysts’ estimates on pandemic-related constraints, with the…