Archive for January, 2018

Three Things Health Nuts Need to Know About Pecans and Walnuts

Jan 23 2018

Pecan family

It seems like nearly every day a new health craze or diet supplement crops up to grab our attention and money. Some of these have merit while others prove to be of little value. But sometimes we don’t have to look much further than the foods we already enjoy, and have enjoyed for millennia as a species, for nutritional benefits.

Nuts and seeds of many kinds have served as an integral part of the human diet for at least tens of thousands of years (probably more). In the United States, peanuts dominate other types of nuts by a significant margin. In fact, approximately 90% of U.S. citizens eat peanut butter, and more than 100 million pounds of peanut butter were consumed each year between 2008 and 2014. Fortunately, there are several be

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How To Combat Food Borne Illnesses

Jan 19 2018

Packaging distributor

Getting food poisoning is absolutely no fun, as many of us can unfortunately attest to. You feel betrayed by your meal, and it can set you off of a certain type of food for months if not forever. There can be serious health consequences as well, namely the dehydration that follows a food borne illness. And, unfortunately, food borne illnesses are not at all uncommon. They have many causes and every single year one out of six people living in the United States gets one. This means almost 50 million people get sick, over 100,000 are hospitalized, and 3,000 even die every year from food borne diseases alone.

Fortunately, there are ways to combat the spread of food borne illnesses. X-ray food

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Choose Frozen Yogurt Supplies that Will Boost Your Business

Jan 18 2018

Custom frozen yogurt cups

Ice cream and frozen yogurt treats are a popular novelty that is regularly eaten by about 90% of households. Ice cream shops and frozen yogurt stores are so popular that there were around 2,500 yogurt stores at the end of 2013. Some months make indulging in a cold sweet treat more enjoyable, which probably explains why June is the most popular month for producing ice cream or frozen yogurt treats.

Ice cream and frozen yogurt stands and stores are a great way for families to indulge in these sweet treats anytime they want. Catering to the needs of those looking for sweet treats can be overwhelming though. Knowing the things that attract consumers to your yogurt stand will help you stand out from the crowd. You must be able to think outside of the box in order to attract more customers you must

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Four Healthier Snack Options for a Healthier You

Jan 18 2018

Raw macadamia nuts

We are a couple of weeks into the New Year and many people are already struggling to keep up with their resolutions to eat healthier. The first week is always the easiest because the resolution is new and you are motivated. However, after a couple of weeks come the hunger and the urge to snack. Snacking gets many people through the busy day and it can be difficult to find a variety of healthy snacks. This list will help you increase your snacking options, while still stick to your healthier eating goal.

Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches
There are many health advantages of peanuts, making them a great snack choice. Even if you are looking for a larger snack option, a peanut

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Catering Can Make or Break an Event

Jan 09 2018

Catering services lexington ky

Food can make or break an event. Food has the power to bring an event together beautifully, enhancing the action and leaving the guests satisfied and happy. From weddings to corporate catering, the catering industry has enhanced events and provided a much-needed service (there’s nothing like hunger to ruin a big day or important meeting) for years. The catering industry in the United States has grown to employ over 200,500 people, and caterers have become more flexible than ever when it comes to the needs and wishes of the customers. For example, almost 80% of corporations seek to include a vegetarian option. Caterers handle any number of different events, as different as weddings and corporate catering.

Catering services are particularly popular for weddings. Almost half of engaged couple

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